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DEN Trend Report: 3/22/2017

DEN Trend Report: 3/22/2017

In this DEN Trend Report:
>EdTech Digest Awards Program 2017 – Finalists
>Groundbreaking school blends high school and college together 
>Eight Ways Parents Can Develop Global Competence at Home
>EdTech: The Secret Weapon
>Response: What Teaching in the Year 2047 Might Look Like
>What Do People Know About Excellent Teaching and Learning?
>Why One School Lives as Another Dies in the Same Building
>Easy Digital Tools for Modeling in the Science Classroom
>15 Ideas to Ensure That Project Based Learning is Grounded in Content and Standards
>As Education Goes Digital, Some Parents Are Left Behind

Learning in 360 Degrees: Mrs. Hawley’s 3rd Grade Students Are Out of This World

10…9…8…7…6…5…4…3…2…1… Learning has lifted off for Mrs. Hawley’s 3rd grade students at Anaheim Hills Elementary in Orange Unified School District. This month, they allowed our Discovery Education Community to join them in studying the universe. The Big Idea By completing a series of interactive centers featuring Discovery Education Techbook resources, Mrs. Hawley’s students examined the

DEN Trend Report: 3/8/2017

In this DEN Trend Report:
>Five Predictions for Education in 2017
>Education: Change is here but are you ready for it?
>A new technology is fundamentally changing learning–here’s how
>After-school Programs Foster STEM Skills
>3 tips for finding the best teacher-helpful edtech
>Good Things Come in Threes

Join Your Community at DENSI 2017

For more than a decade, Discovery Education has been committed to supporting opportunities for the amazing educators who use Discovery Education resources to connect both virtually and in person. We understand the role vibrant professional learning communities play in supporting educators. We know that educators’ most valuable resources are each other, and we are here

Join us on the 2017 Day of Discovery Tour

The Discovery Education Community team is excited to share dates and locations for the 2017 Day of Discovery Tour. A series of full-day, professional development opportunities, the Day of Discovery Tour (DOD) helps educators learn more about integrating Discovery Education’s digital content into their curriculum, provides opportunities for participants to share strategies that are working,

DEN Trend Report: 2/28/17

In this week’s DEN Trend Report:
>Immersive Education: VR Comes of Age
>Encouraging Today’s Hidden Figures In STEM
>Why my students are real world-ready with nothing but a device
>Student-Run Tech Initiatives Can Empower and Ready Them for the Future
>Flipped learning takes a big step forward
>Mark Cuban Says This Will Soon Be the Most Sought-After Job Skill
>Project-based learning in kindergarten can set stage for college and career
>The Edvocate’s List of 68 Must-Read K-12 Teaching & Learning Blogs
>3 Ways to Deploy 3000 Devices in Your District

DEN Trend Report: 2/15/17

In This DEN Trend Report:
>4 keys for a digital implementation
>Beyond the Hype: 5 Ways to Think About Virtual and Augmented Reality in Schools
>7 Ways Schools Will Change by 2020
>Technology in Education: How Chromebooks and Google Classroom Change the Learning Process
>Schools have literacy resources for parents who want to help children
>10 high-need education policy areas for 2017
>Student-centered learning drives improvement
>4 critical personalized learning questions, answered

DEN Trend Report: 2/8/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
>Should educators think more about quality of screen time?
>When Will Smart Girls Believe They’re Smart?
>5+ Ways To Inspire Your Students With A Free Virtual Field Trip
>What Effective Blended Learning Looks Like 
>Department of Education Creates New Evaluation Tool for K–12 Administrators
>Ed-Tech Surges Internationally–and Choices for Schools Become More Confusing
>Reaffirming Our Commitment to High Quality Digital Content
>Discovery Education Schedules 2017 PD Supporting School Leaders
>New buzzphrase for IT has massive implications for personalized learning
>Portion of teachers with 1:1 classrooms up 10%
>5 big takeaways from redesigning learning spaces

DEN Trend Report: 1/25/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
>Virtual Super Bowl Trip Can Get Kids Active, Healthy 
>How 4 visionary schools are venturing into a new mixed reality
>Reaffirming Our Commitment to High Quality Digital Content
>Does growing student diversity mean a renewed focus on personalized learning?
>STEM News Roundup: New Tool Brings Math to Life with Virtual Reality 
>Strategies for Creating Future-Ready Classrooms, TODAY 
>Creating Modern Digital Learning Environments

DEN Trend Report: 1/19/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
>9 secrets of incredibly efficient districts
>How media literacy is critical to saving our democracy 
>Don’t Ignore Teachers in Evaluation Studies of Education Technology
>STEM Day Website Offers Masses of Classroom Activities
>iPads ignite furor in schools
>New Google Classroom features make it easier to learn, teach, manage, and build 6 K-12 administrators to watch in 2017
>How Your Student Can Become America’s Top Young Scientist 

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