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Spotlight On Strategies (S.O.S.): Close Encounters

Spotlight On Strategies (S.O.S.): Close Encounters

Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Leave a comment and let us know how you’ll use this strategy in your class. Have an idea for a strategy?  Share it with by completing this form and be featured in the series.

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Principal Update: 5/22/15

Greetings Discovery Principals! This week’s update includes Trending Articles: 5 Innovations From The Past Decade That Aim To Change The American Classroom; Future Ready Summit Tackles How to Plan for Tomorrow’s Ed Tech; New School Leaders’ Standards Emphasize Instruction, Culture and Managing Talent; Teachers Without Mentors Leave the Profession Much Faster, Study Finds; and more A

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DEN Trend: 5/6/15

Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!? Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why! Are you a site or district administrator interested in receiving updates designed with you in mind? Let us

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One Idea With: Dr. Diane Briars, President, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

In this installment of One Idea With: Discovery Education Senior Vice President Scott Kinney interviews Dr. Diane Briars, President, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). Founded in 1920, NCTM is the world’s largest mathematics education organization, with 80,000 members and more than 230 Affiliates throughout the United States and Canada. NCTM is the public voice

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DEN Trend Report: 4/29/15

In this week’s DEN Trend Report:
>Deep or Wide? Two Takes on Ed-Tech Professional Development from AERA
>Want Reform? Principals Matter
>What Can Technology Do for Tomorrow’s Children?
>Digital Natives, Yet Strangers to the Web
>These Students Are Using PBL to Define Their Own Learning
>The Forest School Revolution: Leaves, Logs and Life Skills
>Ed-Tech Groups See Promise in K-12 Tech Amendment to ESEA

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Principal Update: 4/25/15

 Greetings Discovery Principals! There’s one more week to apply for our FREE professional development and networking event the DEN Summer Institute Principal Summit. We hope that you’ll join us for this transformative learning event. This week’s update includes Trending Articles: 3 Ways Technology Should Be Reinventing Rural Education, Kindergartners Who Share iPads May Perform Better,

Charlotte, N.C.- 5/26/08:
Ye-Don Burgess, center, an educator with the Charlotte Mecklenburg school system, listens to a presentation during "Day of Discovery" at Mallard Creek High School in Charlotte, N.C. The teachers spent a Saturday at the event, which was held on Saturday, April 26, at Mallard Creek High School in Charlotte, N.C. and hosted by the Disovery Educator Network.

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One Idea With: Cheryl Scott Williams, Executive Director, Learning First Alliance

In this installment of One Idea With: Discovery Education Senior Vice President Scott Kinney interviews Cheryl Scott Williams, Executive Director of the Learning First Alliance. The Learning First Alliance (LFA) is a partnership of leading education organizations representing more than 10 million members dedicated to improving student learning in America’s public schools. LFA share’s examples of success,

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DEN Trend Report: 4/15/15

In this week’s DEN Trend Report learn about…
3 Ways Technology Should Be Reinventing Rural Education (E-School News)
Kindergarteners Who Share iPads May Perform Better: Study (TIME)
Mentoring Is the Down Payment on Our Future (Huffington Post)
Wi-Fi Hubs on Buses Connect Students in Transit (Education Week)
How to Build Your Kid’s Credit Score: Start In Elementary School (Washington Post)
Five Ways School Leaders Can Better Manage Staff (TesConnect)
World Fails to Reach Millennium Education Targets (BBC News)
… and more!

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Principal Update: 4/10/15

Hello Discovery Education Admins! Hope you have enjoyed your spring break and are ready to embrace the last quarter of this school year! Where does time go?!? Last week we announced our upcoming Discovery Educator Network Summer Institute (DENSI) Principal Summit (July 9-12).  This is a truly transformative experience and we hope that many of

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DEN Trend Report: 4/8/15

Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!? Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why! Are you a site or district administrator interested in receiving updates designed with you in mind? Let us

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