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DEN Weekly Update: December 5, 2014

DEN Weekly Update: December 5, 2014

In 2015, your Discovery Education Community will celebrate its tenth birthday. The DEN has grown because of your willingness to share with other educators. We want to celebrate your accomplishments; we also want to keep getting better for you. In this Weekly Update, you’ll read about our Digital Learning Survey. Please consider not only completing


See Discovery Education on Tanked

Hey! Guess who’s going to be on Animal Planet Friday night? (Not me; you know I’m more of a behind the scenes kind of gal.)  My friend Cindy Moss!!!!! She’s the Director of STEM Initiatives here at Discovery Education. That means Discovery Education will be making our debut on Animal Planet’s Tanked this Friday, November 14


Epic Story Board Builder Challenge Fun

This afternoon, I got to spend some time with great teachers and administrators in Milton, FL. We snacked on pizza together and explored Student Center and Board Builder. Many of the teachers had already set up classes and given their students assignments in Discovery Education, but quite a few were new to using Board Builder.

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November 2014 Community Calendar

Don’t miss out on any of the great stuff happening in your DEN community this month. Download the November 2014 Community Calendar. Click on the item for each day to learn more about it. You can also print the calendar along with the descriptions. Hang it in the school work room or take it with you


Sneak Peek: Discover the Math Techbook

The Discovery Education Math Techbook is a breakthrough digital textbook that will change the way students and teachers experience math. Using an inquiry-based approach, Math Techbook supports any device, anywhere, anytime in any secondary instructional setting. The Math Techbook helps teachers to: teach using an inquiry-based approach engage students first to make learning last differentiate instruction