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Student Video Finalists Announced: you choose the winners!

Student Video Finalists Announced: you choose the winners!

Toyota Teen Driver Video Challenge Finalists Announced It’s up to you to choose the winners! Toyota Teen Driver, a program designed to help teens avoid distractions and stay safe behind the wheel, just announced its Top 10 Teen Video Challenge finalists – and they’re asking the public to help them decide who should win the

STAR Incentive in the Weekly Update

Do you read the Weekly Updates?  I mean, really read them?  This exclusive newsletter broadcast to all DEN STARs is where we highlight important updates as well as exclusive opportunities for our STARs.  And, for quick reference, we post each weekly update to the DEN Blogs here (found in the top ribbon of the DEN Blog

Another Opportunity from Friends of Discovery Education

Here’s another partnership spotlight and grant opportunity for 9-12th grade educators.  The Toyota Teen Driver Educators’ Challenge features a $10,000 cash award, a four day trip to Washington, D.C., and cool prizes like a virtual driving simulator (see picture below) and safe driving event at your school.  For more details go to http://toyotateendriver.discoveryeducation.com/challenge/index.cfm and enter

More Than Just a Day of Discovery

Today we hosted a Day of Discovery in Miami-Dade County at Westland Hialeah HS where over 100 educators from across the county gave up their Saturday to join us. It’s hard to put into words the energy and excitement that filled the air throughout the day. We started the morning by recognizing Miguel, a $1500

25 Free Resources from Discovery Education

25 Free Resources from Discovery Education 1. New Teacher Survival Central – http://www.discoveryeducation.com/survival/index.cfm 2. Curiosity – explore and learn a variety of topics – http://curiosity.discovery.com/ 3. Clip Art Gallery – free clip art – http://school.discoveryeducation.com/clipart/?pID=clipart 4. Energy Balance 101 – get and keep students healthy – http://energybalance101.com/ 5. The Road Ahead – energy lessons and

A Road Side Emergency with a Cash Prize!

They were surprised when I shared with them that according to studies, they were considered worse drivers than the elderly.  I was surprised when I polled them, that 90% knew of a teenage that had driven under the influence. I think my family was most excited about this project.  I was the most fearful.  I

25 Free Resources from Discovery Education

  This past weekend, the CT DEN LC sponsored the CT Day of Discovery. We held in-person sessions, along with having a room set up to participate in the Fall Virtual Conference. I presented a session on 25 Free Resources from Discovery Education. Here is the list and links to the sites. Please share it

A Parent’s Guide to Safer Teen Driving

Join Discovery Education and Toyota for “A Parent’s Guide to Safer Teen Driving” on Tuesday, June 7th at 7pm ET. Jim Million, an experienced driving safety coach, will walk you through the resources available for parents of first-time teen drivers as well as share why parents’ involvement and coaching is so important to building good

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