1. 2014 DEN PreCon at PETE & C

    Join the Discovery Educator Network (DEN) team for a full-day pre-conference extravaganza: Discover (or rediscover) the Joy of Teaching and Learning.  This year teachers and administrators will have the opportunity to connect with and learn from each other, as well as our fantastic lineup of presenters, around relevant topics that include Common Core, STEM, assessment, […]

  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. Professional Growth Academy Series…Restart!

    If you joined Mike Gorman and myself on any of our previous three, FREE webinars, you already know the plethora of ideas and information shared during our time together.  In case you missed them, next week we’re jumping right back into it with another session entitled “Connecting & Collaborating In and Out of the Classroom,” which will […]

  4. Beyond the Textbook Event in New Jersey – Join Us!

    Saturday, November 3 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM Samsel Upper Elementary School Sayreville, NJ Register at: http://beyondthetextbooknj.eventbrite.com Join the Discovery Education team for a free professional development workshop to help you go “Beyond the Textbook” with your instructional practices. Attendees will cycle through a series of workshops that provide practical strategies you can use in your […]

  5. New Webinar Series Equips NJ Educators with Innovative Tools to Help Students Succeed

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    Calling all New Jersey educators! Discovery Education and Plymouth Rock Assurance – Teachers’ Insurance Plan of NJ are excited to announce the launch of the Professional Growth Academy Webinar Series: a free monthly program exclusively for New Jersey educators! The Professional Growth Academy will be led by Discovery Education and will give you tools to […]

  6. Selena Ward…nuff said.

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    Maryland’s own Selena Ward will be recognized at ISTE as one of the Emerging Leaders for 2012! We are so proud to have one of our DEN Community members receiving such an honor. Yeeaaaaaah, Selena! The image below is from the Maryland Society for Educational Technology’s latest newsletter.    

  7. What to Expect at PETE&C

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    You will surely be able to ENGAGE, TRANSFORM, and ACHIEVE teaching and learning by attending any of these sessions at the upcoming PETE&C Day of Discovery! If you are a DEN Star and haven’t signed up yet, click here now: links.discoveryeducation.com/petec2012. Check it out…

  8. RD3 @ PETE&C

    RD3…That’s (Lance) Rougeux, (Hall) Davidson, (Steve) Dembo & (Patti) Duncan delivering featured presentations at the Discovery Education PETE&C PreCon this year! If you are a DEN STAR and you want to join this amazing line-up of presenters and/or participate in our Educator Showcase Poster Session, send in your proposal description with contact info ASAP: links.discoveryeducation.com/petec12submit Required […]

  9. Do you have a SWEET session idea for PETE&C 2012?

    PETE&C Proposal Form!

    In February Discovery Education will be back at the Hershey Lodge and Conference Center Hershey, PA connecting with educators looking for creative ways to use digital media in the classroom. Are you a STAR who still hasn’t registered? Do so now at: links.discoveryeducation.com/petec2012. Are you interested in presenting at the PreCon Day of Discovery at PETE&C […]

  10. Great Opportunity in NYC!

    Do you live within a few hours of New York City?  Are you looking for a great reason to head to the Big Apple?  Discovery Education is hosting an event in New York City on Saturday, November 19.  As part of our Discovery Education Wilkes University Instructional Media Program we are hosting several events around […]

  11. PETE&C 2012…Let your STAR shine!

    Planning on attending PETE&C in February? Are you a STAR? Guess what? Discovery is taking over the Pre-Con! That’s right. The entire day is going to be a blast! DEN STARS should register for the pre-conference here: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/petec2012 The Discovery Educator Network (DEN) is pleased to present a special full-day pre-conference event. The day will […]

  12. Edutopia Shares Grants & Resources

    The George Lucas Educational Foundation is a nonprofit operating foundation and is not a grant-making organization. However, in order to realize the potential of 21st-century education, we are fully aware that our community needs to secure grants and be aware of other exciting opportunities in education, such as the following: The George Lucas Educational Foundation […]

  13. Fall VirtCon 2011 Tech or Treat: Camden, NJ In-Person Event

    Fall Virtual Conference: “Jersey STARS” are inviting you to join us for a day of professional development and networking as we “Tech or Treat” with the Discovery Educator Network. Participants Will Leave With: -Deep exploration of the rich variety of digital content available within Discovery Education. -Integration strategies and exemplar learning experiences to bring digital […]

  14. Home Stretch of the DEN Membership Season – These Places Still Need Players!

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      In the final stretch of the DEN Membership Season, who will take home the coveted DEN MVP jerseys?  For most places, the game is down to the wire, but in some states and provinces, the field is wide open!  I don’t want to totally give it away, so if you happen live in a […]

  15. NJ LC Member Highlight: Stacy Kasse

    The New Jersey LC would like to highlight our very own, Stacy Kasse. Checkout her  great blog titled, Sharing is Caring.  http://stacykasse.posterous.com/ Walking the Walk…Talking the Talk by Stacy Kasse       Whenever parents ask me what they can do to find out what is going on in their child’s life, I always suggest they […]

  16. Do you think, “The Classroom Is Obsolete: It’s Time for Something New”?

    As I read the following article by Prakash Nair from Education Week, it began to make me wonder just where are we in education. Are we limiting our students’ growth and learning experience? Will technology change the obsolete classroom? Is there a need for those four walls? Can public education handle a transformation such as […]

  17. Administrator’s Day of Discovery in Silver Spring, MD: Registration Now Open

    Discovery Education is pleased to present the 2011 Administrator’s Day of Discovery at Discovery Education’s World Headquarters in Silver Spring, MD on May 6, 2011. This event has been specifically designed for area Administrators including: Building Administrators; District Administrators; District Personnel; and Curriculum Coordinators and Supervisors, and it will be framed by the following essential […]

  18. Registration Now Open: 2011 Day of Discovery in Silver Spring

    Discovery Education is pleased to present the 2011 Beyond the Textbook Day of Discovery at Discovery Education’s World Headquarters in Silver Spring, MD on May 7, 2011.  This interactive event will provide area educators with an exciting and enriching day of professional development focused on creative ways to engage 21st century learners using digital media […]

  19. CONFERENCE REMINDER TO ALL NEW JERSEY EDUCATORS!

      Tech4Learning will be at the following New Jersey Conferences: 25th Annual NJECC Conference – Tuesday, March 15th  Facilitating Student-Led Projects in the Elementary Classroom University Hall Room# 1142 Hands On Workshop: Pre-registration required. Ms. Joan Gundy, Millburn BOE and Denise MacDevette, Tech4Learning 10:45-12:15 P.M. Digital Storytelling Montclair State University University Hall Room #2009 Denise MacDevette, Tech4Learning […]

  20. Quest for Curiosity-Eventbrite

    All teachers registered by March 20, 2011, will gain access to the Quest for Curiosity on March 21, 2011. Registrants will receive a “Quest for Curiosity Kick-Off” email containing the contest questions, tips and tricks for getting started, and access to the submission form. Teachers will be responsible for compiling student responses into a single […]

  21. Six Flags: READ to SUCCEED

    Register Today for Read to Succeed Don’t miss this chance for you and your students to earn free Six Flags tickets as a reward for reading. The Read to Succeed program is a free educational program sponsored by Six Flags to inspire kids in grades K through 6 to engage in recreational reading. All of our […]

  22. DEN: PETE & C Pre-conference Event

    Sunday, February 13, 2011 Hershey Lodge and Convention Center 9 AM to 4 PM Please complete the form below to register for the DEN’s pre-conference event at PETE&C. The event is free for STAR Discovery Educators. If you are not a STAR Discovery Educator please visit the PETE&C website to register. Registration for this full-day […]