Author Archives: Steve Dembo

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Will you be joining EdCast Teach-A-Thon?

Will you be joining EdCast Teach-A-Thon?

Our friends over at EdCast have recently launched the first ever Global Educator Teach-A-ThonTM (GET), a bold new $100,000 prize competition to inspire people to impact millions of learners worldwide. Here’s how it works: First, create a free EdCast account and download the EdCast smartphone app for iOS or Android. Then, from your smartphone, create

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7 Reasons Every Teacher Should Visit Discovering Farmland

Andy Losik, educator extraordinaire who works with Hamilton, Michigan’s Infotech program, posted a fantastic blog about Discovering Farmland.   We partnered with the United State Farmers and Ranchers Alliance to share videos and print resources that help teachers talk to students about the importance of agriculture, farming and ranching. Through video and print resources, the site is broken into

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LIVE Virtual Event to Celebrate the 2015 Siemens Competition Winners

Register now On December 8, please join Discovery Education and the Siemens Foundation for a LIVE virtual event to include guest speakers and the announcement of the 2015 Siemens Competition Scholarship Winners!  This year, our panel of amazing speakers in industries ranging from space technology to entertainment to healthcare, will tap into what we call

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Join Us on 12/3 Live from the Farm: From Soil to Store

Get an Exclusive Look at How Our Favorite Holiday Fruits & Vegetables Go From Soil to Store Just in time for the holidays, the Nutrients for Life Foundation and Discovery Education are taking middle school students to Hinton Farms in Dover, FL as we explore periodic elements, modern farming technology and see first hand where

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Everything You Need to Know about the 2015 Doodle 4 Google Contest!

By now the Doodle 4 Google contest needs little introduction.  In its 8th year, the contest continues to garner excitement among teachers and students alike.  Perhaps the draw is the prestige of seeing your drawing on the home page of arguably the most famous website in the world, or maybe it’s that the Google Doodles have become

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