Posts By Max

About Max

Max is a life-long learner who pulls inspiration from all things techucational…like robotics, making movies, and proving what learners know with eportfolios. He likes to travel the world and capture it all on camera. He loves helping the Discovery Educator Network connect teachers and students to their best resource…each other! He believes that life-long learners are the ones with the power. What power? The power to engage and enlighten. Engage and enlighten? Alright then! Go DEN!

  1. eTech Ohio 2012

    Hello OH Stars! If you are headed to eTech next month, please be sure to check in with Discovery Education. Kyle Schutt is a featured speaker this year and will be sharing the latest and greatest technology tips and ideas for boosting your instructional practice using Discovery Education resources. Also, we are having a special […]

  2. Michigan Day of Discovery x3

    Designed specifically for Michigan area educators, these interactive days of free professional development will highlight creative ways to engage students and invigorate your curriculum using the latest 21st century tools. Whether you are new to Discovery Education or a long-time user in search of the latest instructional strategies, these events have something for everyone. Each […]

  3. RD3 @ PETE&C

    RD3…That’s (Lance) Rougeux, (Hall) Davidson, (Steve) Dembo & (Patti) Duncan delivering featured presentations at the Discovery Education PETE&C PreCon this year! If you are a DEN STAR and you want to join this amazing line-up of presenters and/or participate in our Educator Showcase Poster Session, send in your proposal description with contact info ASAP: Required […]

  4. Do you have a SWEET session idea for PETE&C 2012?

    PETE&C Proposal Form!

    In February Discovery Education will be back at the Hershey Lodge and Conference Center Hershey, PA connecting with educators looking for creative ways to use digital media in the classroom. Are you a STAR who still hasn’t registered? Do so now at: Are you interested in presenting at the PreCon Day of Discovery at PETE&C […]

  5. Congratulations to Tricia Miller, PA Teacher of the Year!

    Tricia Miller, of Penns Valley School District, was named PA State Teacher of the Year this past weekend. The DEN sends out a warm congratulations to her for all of her hard work and dedication. Kudos to the other 11 finalists as well: Kindra Brelsford, Loyalsock Township School District Christopher Jack, Bethel Park School District […]

  6. VSTE 2011: Educators Battle with Synonyms

    This past weekend I had the opportunity to witness an amazing group of educators come together to network with, learn from, and share with each other. Where was I and what was I doing, you ask? Well VSTE of course! That’s right, in the heart of Roanoke, VA attending the Virginia Society for Technology in Education […]

  7. Powered Up!

    This past weekend in Prince George’s County MD, at the Powering Up With Technology Conference, educators from the DC/MD/VA metro area came together for an energized day of learning, collaboration, and fun. The keynote speaker, PGCPS Superintendent, Dr. William R. Hite, Jr., gave a very compelling address to the audience. He charged all teachers with creating […]

  8. Grow Wings and Fly


    “Life is too short to spend time doing anything less than what you know is right.” So, says Astro Teller, Director of New Projects for Google. Although that is his current title, he is also the CEO of various enterprises, holds advanced degrees in areas of study that would make the average person’s brain hurt, […]

  9. How Curious are Michigan Educators?

    Let’s DISCOVER the answer together! November is almost here, school is in full swing, and maybe you could use a boost to launch you in to 2012. We want to remind you of an upcoming opportunity get that boost. Whether you could use a refresher on Discovery Education Streaming, are looking to learn some new […]

  10. PETE&C 2012…Let your STAR shine!

    Planning on attending PETE&C in February? Are you a STAR? Guess what? Discovery is taking over the Pre-Con! That’s right. The entire day is going to be a blast! DEN STARS should register for the pre-conference here: The Discovery Educator Network (DEN) is pleased to present a special full-day pre-conference event. The day will […]

  11. Cincinnati Day of Discovery!


    I will be in Cincinnati this Saturday for an exciting day of learning! Even more, I am amped up about getting to hear from our special guest, Reed Timmer, from the Discovery Channel series Storm Chasers! * When:  Saturday, October 8, 2011 * Where: Princeton High School 11080 Chester Road Cincinnati, OH 45246 * Time:  8:45 AM – 2:45 PM  (Registration […]

  12. Hey Michigan, what does 19w+18n+10= ?

    The answer? 3. That’s right, three. As in three wonderful and exciting professional development opportunities! The REMC Association and Discovery Education are pleased to present REMC Days of Discovery! For REMC 19 West, 18 North, and REMC 10, there is a Day of Discovery just around the corner for you! Whether you are new to Discovery Education STREAMING […]