1. Epic Story Wants Your Students’ Votes!

    Epic Story votes are pouring in, but we want your students to have their opinions count. Encourage them to link to the Epic Story page and participate in PHASE I: Pick One, where they get to identify their favorite of three Science Channel clips. The clips are from the following shows: Monster Bug Wars, Outrageous […]

  2. DEN Trend Report: 9/17/14

    Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let’ us know what captured your eye and why! The Death of the Classroom As We Know It (CNBC) “…with the pace of change accelerating in […]

  3. Assessing your students

    The school year is now well under way and soon it will be time for teachers to begin assessing how well students are learning. Are you looking for resources on how to create fantastic formative and super summative assessments? Join South Carolina DEN Guru Karen Ogen on DENvice this week as she shares her expertise […]

  4. Win Access to Discovery Education Science for Your Entire School

    Enter For Your Chance to Win a Free Year of Discovery Education Science! The Ultimate Cool School Sweepstakes from Siemens Science Day is now open! One lucky school will win free school-wide access to Discovery Education Science, a compelling and interactive resource for students, for a year. Enter daily for your chance to win. Sweepstakes ends February […]

  5. Upcoming Event: Explore the Innovation of Food Science Live at Chobani

    Join us on September 16th at 1PM ET for a Virtual Field Trip to the Chobani Greek yogurt factory in Twin Falls, Idaho, where we’ll explore some key ingredients – like innovation and technology. Middle school classrooms will go behind the scenes to uncover the innovative technology used to make Greek yogurt and hear from real-world food scientists. Turn this […]

  6. Epic Story Launches Today!

    The first phase of Epic Story opens today: “Pick One”! Have your students click on the image above to go to the Epic Story page, then watch the three video clips and VOTE FOR THEIR FAVORITES! This 3-phase event focuses on the elements of great storytelling, introduces students to a legendary producer, and then invites them to tell their own stories […]

  7. Upcoming Science and Social Studies Live Streams

    Tune in on September 17, 2014 at 1pm ET for the first Science Live Stream of the school year.  This month, we will be coming to you LIVE from Archie R. Cole Middle School in East Greenwich, RI for a lesson on magnets and magnetic fields.  Our LIVE lesson will include hands on activities, demonstrations […]

  8. Techbook Connect Invites Educators to Network

    Join the Discovery Education Instructional Implementation team in Brockton MA on September 13, 2014 for the first Techbook Connects of the new school year. This exciting day will be filled with opportunities for current Techbook users to learn more about using the Discovery Education Techbook in their classroom, integrating the Common Core standards, educational apps […]

  9. My DE, My Community, My Content, My Way

    We know that your time is limited, so we’ve updated My DE to make it easy for you to access your personalized content and educator community from any device! My Community Learn from others and share what you have to offer.  Connecting and collaborating has never been easier on My DE.  Explore your peers’ favorite […]

  10. DE Summer School: SOS- Tweet! Tweet!

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Tweet, Tweet original post Tweet Tweet PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  11. DE Summer School: SOS- Four-to-One

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Four-to-One original post Four-to-One PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  12. DE Summer School: DENSday – DEN Connects

    Help your students become empathic and responsible global citizens by connecting them to students in other classrooms around the country with DEN Connects. We’ll provide monthly topics to help you jump into fun and productive conversations and a list of educators with whom you can connect. On the first of each month, DEN Connects will provide a few resources, […]

  13. Celebrate Women’s Suffrage with Image Analysis

    The 19th amendment, extending voting rights to women, was adopted 94 years ago today! This milestone of American progress is an opportunity to begin higher order skill development at the start of the year with your students. Discovery Education Social Studies Techbook includes images and lesson materials that will enable your students to do some […]

  14. DE Summer School: SOS- Shake It Up Baby

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Shake It Up Baby original post Shake It Up Baby PDF link to […]

  15. DEN Connects!

    Help your students become empathic and responsible global citizens by connecting them to students in other classrooms around the country with DEN Connects. We’ll provide monthly topics to help you jump into fun and productive conversations and a list of educators with whom you can connect. On the first of each month, DEN Connects will provide a few resources, chosen […]

  16. DE Summer School: SOS- Blurt Out!

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Blurt Out Blurt Out PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  17. DE Summer School: SOS- Journals

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Journals original post Journals PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  18. DE Summer School: Digital Challenge- Builder Tools

    Welcome to DE Summer School’s  Digital Challenge!  Every Friday, during August, we’ll be featuring a new DE Digital Challenge Board that will allow you to explore more of Discovery Education resources and programs. Are you ready to accept the challenge?!?  Don’t do it alone! Share these resources with your colleagues. You are proficient in using […]

  19. DE Summer School: SOS- Vocabulary Stepping Stone

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Vocabulary Stepping Stone original post Vocabulary Stepping Stone PDF link to all PDFs […]

  20. DE Summer School: #TBT- Future@Now

    Let’s go back to the future for this #TBT. The educational landscape has evolved quickly in the past decade, teaching everyone brave enough to cross its’ terrain, there are no boundaries to learning. We are no longer limited to learning only from within our districts borders, in fact we should be breaking down those walls […]

  21. DE Summer School: SOS- AEIOU

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. AEIOU original post AEIOU PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  22. Teachers as Leaders

    Digital Leader Corps is rooted in the development of teacher leaders as agents of change to build and nurture a culture of continuous improvement grounded at the intersection of three fundamental components: pedagogy, change knowledge, and technology. The Teacher Leader Model Standards are the backbone of our work to grow teacher leaders. The standards were […]