1. DEN Trend Report: 12/16/14

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      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!     Do Superintendents Matter? (Education Week) Confounding findings from the recent Brookings Institution reported that superintendents could not be […]

  2. DEN Trend Report: 12/9/14

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      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!     4 Strategies to Build Strong Teacher Leadership (eSchool News) School leaders take on many forms, […]

  3. Student Choice- Principal Spotlight: Beth Herrmann, Mark Goetz, Rachael Postle-Brown, and Tyisha Nelson

    Principal Spotlight

    We asked students, “Do you have a great principal?” In response, over 70 nominated their principal to receive an award for their stellar leadership. We’ve listed the selected principals below, by district, along with the award title the nominators gave. Stay tuned every Monday to as we post what their students shared. Take a moment to congratulate these principals […]

  4. Principal Spotlight: Crystal Morse, Rachael Brown, Suanne McCullough, and Steve Kreger

    Principal Spotlight

    The Discovery Educator Network recently asked its members to help shine the light on the amazing work principals were accomplishing at school sites around the globe. The nominations flooded in and we are excited to share the results with you. Please take a moment to read through the great things happening in education today and congratulate these […]

  5. Principal Update: 12/5/14

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    Are a you principal looking for ways to stay updated on resources, events, strategies, and trending topics? The DEN is providing you a bi-weekly communication to keep you updated. To receive these notifications by email complete this form: dlc.com/DEprincipals This week’s update is filled with trending articles like “Ed. Dept Puts Spotlight on Principals’ Central […]

  6. Student Choice- Principal Spotlight: Wilson Taylor, Linda Parker, Jane Daigle, and Barbara Barreda

    We asked students, “Do you have a great principal?” In response, over 70 nominated their principal to receive an award for their stellar leadership. We’ve listed the selected principals below, by district, along with the award title the nominators gave. Stay tuned every Monday to as we post what their students shared. Take a moment to congratulate these principals […]

  7. DEN Principal Spotlight: Donevin Hoskins, Lenni Zanidean, Rita Giroux, and Sandi Miller

    Principal Spotlight

    The Discovery Educator Network recently asked its members to help shine the light on the amazing work principals were accomplishing at school sites around the globe. The nominations flooded in and we are excited to share the results with you. Please take a moment to read through the great things happening in education today and congratulate these […]

  8. DEN Trend Report: 12/3/14

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    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!       White House Wants To Make Sure Schools Do A Much Better Job Of Preparing Future […]

  9. DEN Principal Spotlight: Happy Carrico, Debbie Sarver, Judy Pippen, and Vernisa Bodison

    Principal Spotlight

    The Discovery Educator Network recently asked its members to help shine the light on the amazing work principals were accomplishing at school sites around the globe. The nominations flooded in and we are excited to share the results with you. Please take a moment to read through the great things happening in education today and congratulate these […]

  10. Student Choice- Principal Spotlight: Annette Zaleski, Linda Pirolli, and Raymond Bohm

    We asked students, “Do you have a great principal?” In response, over 70 nominated their principal to receive an award for their stellar leadership. We’ve listed the selected principals below, by district, along with the award title the nominators gave. Stay tuned every Monday to as we post what their students shared. Take a moment to congratulate these principals […]

  11. DEN Trend Report: 11/19/14

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    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!     4 Strategies to Build Strong Teacher Leadership (eSchool News) School leaders take on many forms, including students, […]

  12. Student Choice- Principal Spotlight: Kathleen Richert, Michelle Middleton, Thomas Spivey, and Toshawnka Mahone

    We asked students, “Do you have a great principal?” In response, over 70 nominated their principal to receive an award for their stellar leadership. We’ve listed the selected principals below, by district, along with the award title the nominators gave. Stay tuned every Monday to as we post what their students shared. Take a moment to congratulate these principals […]

  13. DEN Principal Spotlight: Angie Torres, Christopher Marker, Leslie Ricciardelli, and Kimberly Robertson

    The Discovery Educator Network recently asked its members to help shine the light on the amazing work principals were accomplishing at school sites around the globe. The nominations flooded in and we are excited to share the results with you. Please take a moment to read through the great things happening in education today and congratulate these […]

  14. Principal Update: 11/15/14

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    Are a you principal looking for ways to stay updated on resources, events, strategies, and trending topics? The DEN is providing you a bi-weekly communication to keep you updated. To receive these notifications by email complete this form: dlc.com/DEprincipals In this week’s update there are some great articles on coding in the classroom, digital literacy, principal […]

  15. Technology Recess at Central Elementary School in Des Plaines School District CCSD 62

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    The staff that plays together, stays together. Discovery Principal, Kelly Krueger is helping transform teaching and learning at her school site this year for teachers and students. She recently hosted a “Technology Recess” for her staff.  Utilizing the expertise of her Discovery Education Teacher Leaders, together they faciliated an after-school professional learning and networking event for her […]

  16. DEN Trend Report: 11/12/14

    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!   3 Predictors of Strong Digital Learning (eSchool News)  Student choice at the state level, student choice at the […]

  17. Student Choice- Principal Spotlight: Anthony Armstrong, Steven Isenhour, Cindy Endsley, and Jenny Bell

    We asked students, “Do you have a great principal?” In response, over 70 nominated their principal to receive an award for their stellar leadership. We’ve listed the selected principals below, by district, along with the award title the nominators gave. Stay tuned every Monday to as we post what their students shared. Take a moment to congratulate these principals […]

  18. DEN Principal Spotlight: Debra Phillips, William Lawrence, Kelly Krueger, and Kathy Martin

    Principal Spotlight

    The Discovery Educator Network recently asked its members to help shine the light on the amazing work principals were accomplishing at school sites around the globe. The nominations flooded in and we are excited to share the results with you. Please take a moment to read through the great things happening in education today and congratulate these […]

  19. DEN Trend Report: 11/5/14

    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!    Ed Startups Get Money, Advice From Federal Program (Education Week)  Education technology entrepreneurs trying to make it in […]

  20. Students ROCK the Vote for their Principals

    Principal Spotlight

    We asked students, “Do you have a great principal?” In response, over 70 nominated their principal to receive an award for their stellar leadership. We’ve listed the selected principals below, by district, along with the award title the nominators gave. Stay tuned every Monday to as we post what their students shared. Take a moment to congratulate these principals […]

  21. DEN Principal Spotlight: Robbi Coker, Monica Garcisalas, Michael Campos, and Linda Purvis

    Principal Spotlight

    The Discovery Educator Network recently asked its members to help shine the light on the amazing work principals were accomplishing at school sites around the globe. The nominations flooded in and we are excited to share the results with you. Please take a moment to read through the great things happening in education today and congratulate these […]

  22. Congratulations Discovery Principals!

    Principal Spotlight

    In honor of National Principal Month (October), Discovery Education invited teachers and students to nominate great principals and help us shine the light on them. Nominations flooded in, and we’re excited to share the results with you. We are recognizing all these winning principals in our 2014 Great Principals list, below. Their award titles — […]

  23. Principal Update: 10/31/14

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    Are a you principal looking for ways to stay updated on resources, events, strategies, and trending topics?  The DEN is providing you a bi-weekly communication to keep you updated. To receive these notifications by email complete this form: dlc.com/DEprincipals In this week’s update there are some great articles on personalized learning, students having more say in […]

  24. DEN Trend Report: 10/29/2014

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    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!   Screen Time Debate Broadens With Research (eSchool News) Screen time remains a hot-button issue, but classifying technology use […]

  25. DEN Trend Report: 10/23/2014

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    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!     After 20 years, A Teacher Reinvents Her Classroom Using Technology (The Hechinger Report) Convinced there had […]