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Mike Bryant

Mike Bryant

Hey everybody. My name is Mike Bryant and I’m thrilled to have joined the Instructional Implementation side of the Discovery Educator Network.  Like Brad Fountain, who introduced himself yesterday, I am the other Director of Instructional Implementation for the Discovery Education Science Techbook.  I’ve been with Discovery Education for almost 6 years and am based

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The Gravity of the Situation

Background Information: The mythical story of an apple dropping on Newton’s head is simply one way to describe gravity.  Dropping a large textbook and a feather is a way to illustrated it, but what if you really want to define it.  Turns out, it’s not so easy. Explaining Einstein’s general theory of relativity to an

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Pure Michigan

Event Registration Online for Beyond the Textbook: A REMC 6 Day of Discovery You’re invited to join us as we journey, “Beyond the Textbook” at an enriching and intensive professional development experience.  REMC 6 and Discovery Education are excited to provide this Day of Discovery at no charge to area educators. Deep exploration of the

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Shedd Aquarium Teacher Field Experiences

  The Shedd Aquarium and Discovery Education brought a “Day of Discovery” to the Chicago area, inspiring educators and administrators with engaging content and programs.  Now, take a deeper dive with the Shedd Aquarium as your guide. Teacher Field ExperiencesJoin Shedd Aquarium this summer to learn science by doing science in the field!  Shedd takes

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We Missed You at METC Webinar

. Hello from METC.  We know not everyone is able to attend the conference this year so we’ve scheduled a free post-METC wrap-up webinar.   Join us as we discuss the highlights of METC 2010 with some of the presenters from this year’s conference. Please go here and click on the “We Missed You at

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Join us at METC – Midwest Educational Technology Conference

METC is right around the corner and we look forward to seeing you there.  Discovery Education will be located at booth # 2.  Featured Speaker Lance Rougeux, Mike Bryant, Brad Weir and Brad Hagaman from Discovery will be in attendance.  Be sure to check-out Lance’s sessions: Science, Literacy and Technology -Lance Rougeux (Elementary, Middle, High)

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Shedd Aquarium Day of Discovery

Diving into action, 112 educators across four states attended the Shedd Aquarium Day of Discovery in the heart of Chicago.  In partnership with the John G. Shedd Aquarium, Discovery Education hosted an all day professional development event free for area educators.  The day offered two strands, the integration of digital media for classroom educators and

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Albertville Takes the Cake!

   A sweet two days in Albertville, AL.  Albertville City Schools was kind enough to host an afternoon workshop and the Stream-A-Thon.  Educators from the region joined DEN Leadership Council member Carolyn Rains and I for back-to-back days of professional development and networking.   Attendees were given an overview of the all new Back-to-School features

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Shedd Aquarium Day of Discovery

Attention educators in the Chicago area! On Saturday, October 10, 2009 we are bringing a Day of Discovery to the Shedd Aquarium in the heart of the Museum Campus in downtown Chicago.  Click here for more information and to register.  Space is limited! So register soon!

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