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DEN Trend Report: 4/4/17

DEN Trend Report: 4/4/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
>TCS and Discovery Education Partner to Prepare One Million Students for 21st Century Careers
>Learning to Think Like a Computer
>5 Dos and Donts For a Chromebook Rollout
>4 Education Technology Trends That Are Redefining K-12
>Stunning: Teachers, students say little has really changed in education
>What Does Personalized Learning Mean for Teachers?
>The big 3: How access, achievement and advancement can close gaps
>Teachers Quit Principals, Not Schools
>State Ed-Tech Leader Sees New Demands for Modular, Organized Content

Accepted to #DENSI2017: Meet Steele Jackson

Accepted to #DENSI2017 Congratulations, Steele Jackson! @_SteeleJackson_ 1st Grade Teacher, Pea Ridge Elementary, Santa Rosa County Public Schools (FL) Steele is a first year teacher and DEN Ambassador. From Steele’s #DENSI2017 Application How has Discovery Education impacted your teaching or learning? Through DE, I’ve been able to collaborate and network with amazing educators.  The first

Accepted to #DENSI2017: Meet Shana White

Accepted to #DENSI2017 Congratulations, Shana White! @ShanaVWhite Local School Technology Coordinator, Creekland Middle School, Gwinnett County Public Schools (GA) Shana is a member of our Discovery Education Leadership Council, has presented at local and national conferences, and is responsible for professionally developing students, teachers, and administrators on technology integration for Creekland Middle School in Gwinnett

Accepted to #DENSI2017: Meet Emily Peed

Accepted to #DENSI2017 Congratulations, Emily Peed! @MsPeed_5 5th grade teacher, Mike Davis Elementary, Collier County Schools (FL) Emily is a lead science teacher at her school who has a passion for sharing what she learns with others. From Emily’s #DENSI2017 Application Tell us what skills or strengths you will bring to the DENSI experience. I

Accepted to #DENSI2017: Meet Lauri Mitchell

Meet: Lauri Congratulations to Lauri Mitchell: first accepted #DENSI2017 participant Lauri Mitchell, 5th grade teacher Klondike Elementary School,  Tippecanoe School Corporation (IN) @lamitchell424 Lauri is one of three elementary science chairs for her school corporation and serves as a SLED (Science Learning through Engineering Design) Master Teacher in partnership with Purdue University.  This has provided

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,

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