1. What to Expect at PETE&C

    PETE&C Schedule 1

    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…

  2. 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 […]

  3. 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 […]

  4. 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 […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. Looking for ‘Treats’…

    Image Source: Flickr.com janineomg I’m SUPER PSYCHED to be part of the Virtual Conference this year.  I’ll be presenting at 10 a.m. (EST), so set those alarm clocks! My session is titled, ‘No Tricks, Just Treats’ and I’ll be featuring goodies from my tech bag.  And since one of DEN’s mottos is, ‘We Are Our […]

  7. NYDEN: Hudson Valley NYSCATE

    Save the date!  The 2012 NYSCATE Hudson Valley Conference has been scheduled for March 3, 2012.  They are requesting proposals for this conference until December 1, 2011.  Follow this link for the RFP: http://nyscate.org/conferences.cfm?subpage=305

  8. Target Field Trip Grants

    FYI – There are only 11 days left to apply for a Target Field Trip Grant!  If you’re looking for $ to support a field trip for your students/school, then you’d better act fast and complete the request.  You can find more information here: http://sites.target.com/site/en/company/page.jsp?contentId=WCMP04-031767

  9. NYDEN Fall Virtual Conference – Saturday, Oct 22, 2011

    Spend the afternoon connecting. Come connect in-person with fellow NYDEN friends. Together we will connect to the DEN Fall Virtual Conference, http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/blog/2011/09/08/save-the-date-oct-22-lets-tech-or-treat/   Join us for an afternoon 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 […]

  10. NYDEN Star Party – Saturday, October 1st

    Come join the NYDENLC as we attend Starway to Heaven with the Westchester Amateur Astronomer’s Association. The Westchester Amateur Astronomer’s Association meets monthly to view the night sky. They have kindly agreed to help lend their expertise to us. What a wonderful opportunity for DEN stars to mingle with each other and learn a new […]

  11. GeoCaching in NY at Locust Grove on May 21

    Image Source: Flickr.com cachemania Register here for the New York Discovery Educator Network Geocaching Day at Locust Grove in Poughkeepsie, New York. This event will run from 9:00 a.m – 1:00 pm on May 21, 2011. The Educational Staff from Locust Grove will share information about their programs during this event. Then we will learn […]

  12. Registration is Open for The Upstate NY Day of Discovery

    Discovery Education, the Central NY Regional Information Center (CNYRIC), and Fayetteville-Manlius Schools are pleased to present the Upstate New York Day of Discovery at Fayetteville-Manlius High School in Manlius, NY on Saturday, May 14th. Designed specifically for New York educators, this interactive day of free professional development will highlight creative ways to engage students and invigorate […]

  13. Registration is Now Open for the Upstate New York Day of Discovery

    Discovery Education, the Central NY Regional Information Center (CNYRIC), and Fayetteville-Manlius Schools are pleased to present the Upstate New York Day of Discovery at Fayetteville-Manlius High School in Manlius, NY on Saturday, May 14th. Designed specifically for New York educators, this interactive day of free professional development will highlight creative ways to engage students and […]

  14. New England Day of Discovery

    There are not enough exceptional adjectives to describe  these terrific days of learning and networking provided by Discovery Education.  This past Saturday in Brockton, MA was no exception. The four (plus) hour drive was well worth it, despite the few side bars while going to and from the new, refreshing and colorful, Mary E. Baker school. […]

  15. Celebration of Teaching and Learning

    We have a fabulous opportunity for DEN Stars in the tri-state area.  We are giving away 2 tickets to the Celebration of Teaching and Learning! This amazing two day conference takes place March 18th and 19th in New York City.  And our very own Guru, Nancy Sharoff will be presenting.  If you’re around on Saturday, […]

  16. Proposals Wanted

    Hello DEN members.  Teaching the Hudson Valley is looking for proposals for their summer institute, Place and the Digital Native.  This institute, which runs in July at Hyde Park, will explore the idea of how, when and why we use technology and social media when teaching about place. Let’s see if we can get some […]

  17. NewsdaySchool Journalism Awards

    NewsdaySchool Journalism Awards To Recognize and Encourage Excellence in Student Journalism on Long Island Long Island Educators – Have your students try their hand at writing for a newspaper.  This student journalism contest, sponsored by Newsday, gives middle and high school students an opportunity to have their work judged by Newsday reporters, photographers, and editors. […]

  18. 50th Anniversary of the 1961 Freedom Rides

    Join The National Youth Summit on the Freedom Rides on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. (EST). It will allow students to discuss history with the people who were witnesses and activists on the front lines of the fight for justice. They will also engage in conversation with scholars, public historians, and most importantly, […]

  19. 1001 Inventions

    Free Preview for Educators: “Discover the secret behind how we write.  Understand how we see.  Trace the origins of algebra.  Uncover the history of everyday items like coffee, toothbrushes and soap.  Plus, view a 13-minute film starring Oscar-winning actor Ben Kingsley, and enjoy over60 interactive exhibits that reveal the scientific legacy of Muslim civilization in our modern […]

  20. Put on Your Presenter’s Hat in Upstate NY

    The College of Saint Rose is pleased to announce the First Annual Technologies in Education Conference. This is a free conference open to all educators interested in the use of technology in education. We are aiming to attract not only technology enthusiasts, but also general K-12 Faculty, Librarians, and Administrators. More details, along with registration […]