1. SC Events Coming Soon!

    Are you in or near South Carolina and looking for ways to engage with other passionate educators? Check out these events coming up soon in South Carolina! All events are free, and all educators are welcome.   DE in SC – Gone Fishin’ on July 28 at the SC Aquarium in Charleston, SC. Join us for […]

  2. iMakeiLearn: M.I.T App Inventor

    M.I.T. App Inventor is an app creation tool that makes teaching app building to students easy. There are lesson plans and resources such as the educator’s forum, and a free course in a box called App Inventor. MIT  App Inventor is making it easy for teachers to help develop their students into makers and builders.  […]

  3. DENaissance Faire

      HUZZZAH and welcome Ye Lords and Ladies, and anyone who has even an inkling for FUN, festivities, and edutainment to the first DENaissance Faire. Embrace your imagination for a spectacular day of learning from and with artisans, story tellers, courtiers, alchemists, fortune tellers, and musicians. Bridge time and talent as we weave together traditional […]

  4. Why Schools Should Encourage Students to Become Builders and Makers

    Why Schools Should Encourage Students to Become Builders and Makers -Monique Liles Building Learning Spaces: There are many platforms for students to build and engage in transformational play that will enhance critical skills needed for the global 21st century economy. Students are building and making a variety of objects from 3d worlds such as Minecraft,, […]

  5. Attention Ye Lords and Ladies

      HUZZZAH and welcome Ye Lords and Ladies, and anyone who has even an inkling for FUN, festivities, and edutainment to the first DENaissance Faire. Embrace your imagination for a spectacular day of learning from and with artisans, story tellers, courtiers, alchemists, fortune tellers, and musicians. Bridge time and talent as we weave together traditional […]

  6. DENbrarian Update- READ with us!

    Hi DENbrarians or potential DENbrarians (or folks who love to read…)  All are welcome read great YA titles with us, sign up to pin with us, follow us on Facebook, or even volunteer to pick the book for a month. Here are the links you’ll need to get started or to update your information in […]

  7. DENbrarian book selection for DECEMBER: Counting by 7s

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     This month’s selection is brought to you by guest DENbrarian Donna Miller!  Donna is a Library Teacher at Prescott/OldhamElementary Schools in Norwood, MA.  Discovery’s DENbrarians are getting their YA “book on” every month!  Wanna join us?  We’re looking for  Media Specialists who would like to select the book for the monthly DENbrarian YA Book Club!  […]

  8. Affordable 3D Printing at Your Fingertips

    Affordable 3D printing at your fingertips from 3Doodler, the world’s first 3D printing pen! Ink is released from the pen, hardening into a solid design very quickly. Visit the 3Doodler blog for more information about this product, and to pre-order for $99.00. http://www.the3doodler.com/about-us/ Free stencils are available on the “teach” link. What will your students […]

  9. Belk Service Learning Challenge & DEN STARs

    Calling STAR Discovery Educators in Birmingham, AL, Atlanta, GA, and the triad region of North Carolina: We hope you’ve already heard about the Belk Service Learning Challenge.  We want you to know that we’re especially excited to be able to support our STAR Discovery Educators as you enter this rewarding project.  To help your students […]

  10. DENbrarian ‘Free-For-All Thursday’ !

    Sandi Dennis, DENbrarian

    Discovery’s DENbrarians are getting their YA “book on” every month!   Last month the lovely and talented Susan Gauthier from Louisiana selected the book to celebrate reading and all things Star Wars … and we read The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger. This month we’re taking a break from a selected book and posting […]

  11. Calling Triad, NC, Atlanta, GA & Birmingham, AL STAR Educators

    Bring service learning into the classroom with the Belk Service Learning Challenge and you could win student scholarships and teacher prizes! Serve to Learn, Learn to WIN! The Belk Service Learning Challenge, a partnership between Belk, Discovery Education, and the International Society for Technology in Education, encourages Birmingham area students in grades 4-8 to develop an […]

  12. Back to School Discounts for Georgia Teachers

    Staples and Office Depot appreciate Georgia teachers in McDonough, GA on August 3, 2013. Check with your local stores for times in your area. The Staples on Jonesboro Rd. in McDonough, GA will provide the following for teachers from 9:00 am -12:00 pm on 8/3/13: FREE shopping bag plus 20% back* in Staples Rewards® on […]

  13. Create Beautiful Data with Infographics!

    Geoscience Careers

        Create beautiful data for presentations, or have your students create visually stunning posters from their data for FREE! I used an app called Piktochart to create a poster for my Earth Science students about careers in geoscience. I plan to teach my students to create similar posters from their science lab data, for […]