Author Archives: Mike Bryant

2016 Siemens Competition is Officially Open

2016 Siemens Competition is Officially Open

The next generation of STEM leaders resides in your class today.  Discovery Education and Siemens Foundation are incredibly excited to provide an opportunity for students to solve some of the world’s toughest problems, engage with distinguished scientists, and win a college scholarship worth up to $100,000! The Siemens Competition is the nation’s premier science research

Welcome to Decoding Cancer

The Val Skinner Foundation, the LIFE Center at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, the Rutgers School of Public Health and Discovery Education have joined forces to provide the high school community with cutting-edge resources designed to expand their understanding of the science of cancer and the biological, genetic, and emotional impact on the patient

Red Nose Day: Virtual Field Trip May 18th

Join Us Wednesday, May 18th @ 1PM ET Exclusive virtual field trip next Wednesday, May 18th @ 1pm ET, with Connie Britton, star of Nashville and Friday Night Lights (and United Nations Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador), and the students of Staten Island Academy. Connie Britton will lead the discussion on the root causes and impact of poverty, explore how students are helping

Vote Now!: Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge

It’s Up to YOU to Select the People’s Choice Winner!  Toyota and Discovery Education just announced the top 10 national finalists in the TeenDrive365 Video Challenge , chosen from thousands of entries across the nation. Hailing from all across the U.S., from Alaska to Maryland, the finalists have one thing in common…they all spread the important message

BAYCAT ACADEMY: Welcome to Media School

  Over the last view months I’ve had the opportunity to get a glimpse at another world, live video production.  It’s a world I’ve always been intrigued by.  Heck, a video I produced way back in 2005 is what kicked-off my journey at Discovery.  Our virtual field trips are amazing and as seen in quick behind-the-scenes footage,

IWitness Video Challenge: Your #TBT Activity

Happy #TBT Last week we kicked off our #TBT Activities by introducing you to the IWitness Video Challenge. This week’s activity involves diving into the 4 C’s: Consider, Collect, Construct and Communicate. Over the next several Thursdays, we’ll highlight a #TBT Activity for your class and showcase previous winners.  Think of it as a jump start for