Posts By Karen Goldman

  1. DEN Summer Institute: Fablevision, Fenway and Features

    Lloyd’s Blog: Monday July 19, 2010 Terrific session in the morning with on the overview of the new features in the DE site. The changes are very impressive – users will value the look and the new features,   Our group was awesome in creating a teaching video on some of the new features. Every […]

  2. Summer Fun at the DEN Summer Institute

    The DEN Summer Institute 2010 – Day 1 and 2 by Sarah Thompson On Sunday, July 18th we kicked off the Summer Institute at Bentley University in Boston, Mass.! Upon arrival we were welcomed by enthusiastic and joyful DEN members. After a long day of traveling it definitely was a pick me up to see […]

  3. Give a Big Welcome To Our New DEN Star Joey Savoy!

    My name is Joey Savoy and I am a Technology Mentor for School District 16 in Miramichi, New Brunswick, Canada. I am responsible for helping teachers and students with successful implementation of technology in their classrooms. There are 27 schools under our jurisdiction, with approximately 6,500 students and  500 teachers.  Although, I am based out […]

  4. Special Webinar with Betselling Canadian Author Don Tapscott

      Bestselling author, Don Tapscott, adjunct Professor of Management at the University of Toronto, hosts a special Webinar, part of EdTechConnect Webinar series, where he will discuss MacroWikinomics, its impact on the world of education and the implications it holds for the future. MacroWikinomics: Rebooting Business and the World is the sequal to the groundbreaking […]

  5. ISTE Social Gathering …good food, great company, and lots of laughs!

    I wish it wasn’t over! The International Society for Technology and Education, ISTE 2010 conference in Denver, proved to be a successful and terrific forum to share new and thought provoking ideas, gain new skills, and reinforce the importance of educational technology within the classroom curriculum. ISTE is the world’s most comprehensive technology event. Attendees […]

  6. Successful Conference CSBA Congress 2010

    The Canadian School Boards Association, representing 450 School Boards across Canada, held their annual conference last week in St. Johns, Newfoundland. Trustees from each province met to discuss a variety of topics including school board legal issues, trends in school board elections, and what skills students of the 21st century posses? Attendees listened to lectures, […]

  7. Welcome our New DEN Star Lloyd Roche

    Hi! I am Lloyd Roche, the ICT Consultant for Evergreen School Division in Gimli, Manitoba Canada. I work closely with all the schools in the Division and with every teacher and staff member in every department including administration and clerical. I have 25 years experience teaching at the high school in Riverton, which is part […]

  8. Discover Our Impact Day Celebrating 25 years

    Where were you June 17th, 1985? Discovery Channel made it’s debut and celebrated the 25th Anniversary this past Friday.  Reinforcing Discovery Communication’s mission, 2,500 employees around the world made an impact volunteering with 140 worldwide events including Chicago, London, Miami, Madrid, Rome, New York, Maryland, Singapore and more. In my local office in Chicago I […]

  9. Introducing our Canadian DEN Star Sarah Thompson

    Hello! My name is Sarah Thompson and I am a Grade 5/6 teacher at Chief Poundmaker School in central Saskatchewan. I am teaching through my first year in a wonderful community that is very supportive and welcoming. I am very excited that the school is registered with Discovery Education.I became a DEN member after attending […]

  10. Listen up Discovery Education Canada! A Local Host Solution

    Experience the difference with Discovery High Resolution Content on Your Servers.  Locally host content lets schools access Discovery Education Streaming Canada content directly from their local server rather than from the Internet. You will access full-screen, high-resolution content directly from a local server. Content stored in your network saves time with faster, more consistent video delivery.Why Locally […]

  11. Excited To See You at ISTE 2010!

    It’s that time again! Time to jump for joy! It’s not too late to join Discovery Education and all of the fun activities at the upcoming ISTE Conference.   Not only do we have events during the ISTE Conference but even before! Join us for a day of networking, creativity, and connections at the Denver […]

  12. Canadians: Choose Your Webinar

        Click your heels three times and say Webinars, Webinars, Webinars!  Yes, you get to vote on the Webinar topic you want to see Discovery Education Canada host! Start integrating digital media into your classroom lessons. Did you know we just added more Canadian digital content?  Don’t know how to use it? Let us help […]

  13. Steve Dembo..Mr. Internet?

    Lloyd Roche, organizer of the Evergreen School Division’s Riding the Wave of Change technology conference chats with keynote speakers Shann McGrail and Steve Dembo. (picture by Roger Newman) I had the pleasure of hearing Steve Dembo’s keynote at the Ride the Change Technology Conference in Gimli, Manitoba Canada. Steve blew everyone away and the conference […]

  14. The DEN Account Manager for Canada has arrived!

    I am thrilled to announce that today is my first day as the DEN Account Manager for Canada! I couldn’t be happier to be at the Discovery Communications office in Chicago, my hometown.It is really a fabulous office but honestly I can’t wait to get on the road and head to Canada. As much as I love […]