1. METC14 Resources & Presentations

    I had the good fortune of visiting St. Louis, Missouri last week for their Midwest Education Technology Conference (#METC14).  Below are the presentations and resources I shared in my sessions.  Thanks for sharing them with your colleagues!   Spelunking for Resources – Free Tools from Discovery Education   Shared Intelligence – Building your PLN with […]

  2. Discovery Education Sneak Peek Webinar Series

    Be the first to get a look at upcoming enhancements to Discovery Education! This sneak peek will showcase integration strategies for leveraging new tools, content, and resources, including Discovery Education Student Board Builder and the new Discovery Education Streaming Plus with model lessons, assessments, and digital content designed to address specific Math and ELA Common […]

  3. Meet Shelby from MO at #DENSI2013

    This is Shelby Bailey, a new STAR Discovery Educator from Missouri. She’s been accepted to attend the DEN Summer Institute July 14-19 in Burlington, VT. Here’s her DEN story: Tell us yours. The main portion of this year’s application is a short (unedited) video that t ells your DEN story. We want to know about […]

  4. You’re invited to a DENtastic I.C.E.Cream Social!

    It’s gonna be DENtastic! Share your “toppings” (technology tips and lessons) with others while eating your own sundae treat! Be prepared to walk away with a smile, happy tummy and great ideas! If you prefer, we will have a cash bar. When: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Where: New Orleans Ballroom at Pheasant Run Time: 5:30 […]

  5. The 2013 DENapalooza Tour

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    We are thrilled to announce an exciting professional development and networking opportunity for DEN members.  Join us for the 2013 DENapalooza Tour!  The DEN will be touring North America, stopping in ten locations to share the power of making connections through the Discovery Educator Network.  Each full day event will have formal presentations in the […]

  6. Discovery Education and Science Pioneers

    Discovery Education and Science Pioneers invite you to a day full of Science Resources for Teachers. on Saturday, February 2, 2013, from 8 am-12pm   We will begin the day at Panera on the Plaza with free breakfast and sharing our favorite Discovery Science resources with local DEN Stars.   After breakfast, Science Pioneers will be […]

  7. Shoot out in KC

    Join us for lunch at The Pizza Shoppe and share your favorite ways to use DISCOVERY Education in your classroom. Also, we will share favorite websites, programs and technology that enhance your curriculum. Who knows, you may find an exciting project for the end of the year. https://lrougeux.wufoo.com/forms/den-shootout-in-kansas-city/ Cost: free TIME: Noon to 2:00pm DATE: […]

  8. Desperate for DENSI: DEN & the CITY!

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    It started with a Facebook message….39 DEN friends wishing each other luck…. Hoping and waiting for the weekly release of DENSI 2012 picks while sharing how we could not wait to see each other. One message lead to the next and soon a google doc was born, a date and place chosen to get our […]

  9. MO DEN Hosts Live Sci-Con Event in St. Louis

    DEN SCIcon was another great event this year providing professional development to teachers across the country in both virtual and face-to-face venues. This year, 19 people came to CSD in St. Louis to attend the DEN virtual conference and learn from one another. By all accounts the event was spectacular and we even had a […]

  10. Missouri DEn and Discovery Education Virtual SciCon Event in Kansas City

    We hope you can join us for this month’s event. The focus will be on Science and we will be taking part in UMKC’s Science Pioneers Teacher Resource Day. More information on this can be found at: http://www.sciencepioneers.org/calendar/teachers/teacher-resource-day. As noted in our original invitation we will start the day with breakfast at Panera while watching […]

  11. Misssouri DEN visits the Nelson Art Museum

    Our December adventure lead us to the impressive Nelson Art Museum, after a very enjoyable breakfast and training session at Panera Bread. We visited the Ford Education Center and discovered the wonderful resources that are available for teachers, The museum has many hands on materials that can be checked out for classroom use. The materials […]

  12. Canvasing Discovery for Art and DE Basics

     Canvasing Discovery for Art and DE Basics Join us as we search Discovery Education for the Arts, Standards and individual curriculum needs. We will tie in the educational resources of the Nelson-Atkins museum with the available resources on Discovery Education.Cost: Free Breakfast Included About Join us at 8:30 a.m. for breakfast at Panera on the […]

  13. Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas Virtual Conference in Branson

    Thinking you could use a weekend away? How does Branson, MO sound? Join the Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas DEN members for a day of learning and fun in Branson, MO! This year’s DE Virtual Conference will be hosted at Branson Elementary West on Saturday, October 22. We plan to spend the day learning about all […]

  14. Livebinders Workshop in St Louis

    Featuring LiveBinders Join Discovery Education and the Missouri DEN Leadership Council on Thursday, September 15 from 4:00-5:00 pm Kratz Elementary 4301 Edmunson Rd. St. Louis, MO 63134 Back to School Event featuring: *Discovery Education’s Student Center *LiveBinders Introduction ht *Common Core Overview Cost: Free Limit: 20 Participants Registration:            http://lrougeux.wufoo.com/forms/organize-your-discovery/ or contact Melissa Robison 314-223-7700

  15. Two Great Back to School Events

    Two Great Back to School Events Please join us as we prepare for a new school year. We are planning two great events and hope you will join us. Staples and a chance to win great Discovery stuff: We will have a table at Staples on Saturday, Aug 13, during Teacher Appreciation day from 9-12. […]

  16. DENY Awards

    Missouri made a great showing at the DENY awards. Congratulations to all of our hard working Stars for helping us make such a great showing.  Most Creative DEN Event  The DEN Does Jazz MO Leadership Award Vickie Lamb (MO) Community Choice Awards Best Use of A Snow Day Award- Vickie Lamb, Cathy Mulligan (MO) “Missouri […]

  17. Missouri DEN visits the National Archives

    Missouri Discovery Educators visited the National Archives in Kansas City, MO. We had a very informative tour and discussion of the resources at the National Archives. Discovery produced a very informative video about the Archives that is on display. Upcoming events at the National Archives in Kansas City This is our group. You can learn […]

  18. Blindness isn’t Black

    Hello Educators! I want to extend a special invitation to those of you in the KC area to attend our exhibit, “Blindness Isn’t Black,” a VSA Missouri statewide touring exhibit of work by nine artists with disabilities. In 2009 VSA Missouri published Blindness isn’t Black, an anthology of work by 23 Missouri artists and writers […]

  19. National Poetry Month

    It is almost National Poetry Month!  Take some time out to read some poetry! I have enclosed 30 ways to share poetry in your classroom from Poets.org.. If you have more ideas please share. Have a great Poetry Month! Enjoy! 30 Ways to Celebrate         Celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day The idea […]

  20. The DEN does JAZZ The American Jazz Museum

    The DEN does Jazz February is Black American History Month and the MO DEN LC is offering a free professional development opportunity for Kansas City Metro teachers. We would like to invite you to join the MO DEN LC for a morning of hands-on education integrated with technology as participants track their layers of learning […]

  21. One Take Videos Workshop

    Youtube is full of one-take videos. These videos are often the ones that go viral. So, come learn how easy it is to make a “one-take” video. And, learn how you can use them in the classroom. Join the MO DEN LC on Sat, Dec 4 as we present, “Point. Record. Videos Made Easy.” Learn […]

  22. Welcome to Our Missouri DEN!

    Hello to everyone and welcome back to an exciting year as a Discovery Education STAR educator! Let me introduce myself. My name is Vickie Lamb and I am the new Chairperson for the Missouri DEN.  The year is off to an exciting start already and I want to invite each of you to attend the […]