1. Register for DENapalooza

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    Registration is now open for the Spring 2015 portion of our DENapalooza Tour. DENapalooza is a series of professional development events that share the power of making connections through the Discovery Educator Network.  These free, full day, learning opportunities are open to any Discovery Education user. Select a city from the list below or visit DENapalooza.weebly.com and select […]

  2. Getting APPy with Techbook: Cell Storming

    Cell Storming is a media driven brainstorming, mindmapping, idea-generating app for your iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Simply put, Cell Storming is a concept-mapping app on steroids. Cell Storming creates a network of cells resembling a honeycomb, which allow students and teachers to represent ideas or content from any of your Discovery Education services. Cells […]

  3. February Social Studies Livestream Postponed

    Due to the unforeseen weather situation in Tennessee, we are having to postpone the February Social Studies Livestream until May. While the weather may have delayed our Livestream by no means will it affect our commitment to providing you opportunities to use your Social Studies Techbook in unique ways. Here is a link to our […]

  4. Weekly Update: February, 20 2015

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    This issue of the DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you. Here are just a few of the things to look forward to reading. Explore this week’s Lively Lesson Learn about our new interactive training Check out the new Discovery Education Essentials series Keep reading to learn more about these projects and […]

  5. Discovery Education February Social Studies Livestream

    Join Discovery Education experts as they broadcast live from Jefferson Middle School in Oak Ridge Schools, Tennessee, showcasing strategies for utilizing digital resources to create a student-centered, inquiry-based classroom with Discovery Education Social Studies Techbook. Discovery Education Livestream events are an opportunity for educators to see Discovery Education Techbook in action – this month, we […]

  6. 2015 DENapalooza Presenter Application

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    We’re so exited for our 2015 DENapalooza tour! We are working to get the registration together and will be sharing the link, soon so you can register for an event. In the mean time, we’re opening our application for presenters! The full day events include sessions from the DEN team as well as educators like […]

  7. SOS featured in ALL NEW Interactive Training

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    Did you hear the news?  Discovery Education is now featuring 5 Interactive Training courses that allow you to learn ways to maximize your experience and the SOS are embedded within. Check out the “Digital Integration” course to learn ways to integrate video, images, audio files, and additional resources founded within DE.  Here are some of […]

  8. Lively Lessons: Black History Month

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    During the month of February we recognize Black History month to honor Frederick Douglas, Rosa Parks, Abraham Lincoln and numerous others that impacted the achievements of African Americans. Engage your students in honoring Black History month by having them write or record a news report highlighting a selected event. This video provides a timeline of […]

  9. DEN Weekly Update: February 13, 2015

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    This issue of the DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you. Here are just a few of the things to look forward to reading. Learn about our new interactive training Found out when the DENapalooza tour will be in your area Register for two new webinar series     Keep reading to […]

  10. DEN Weekly Update: February 6, 2015

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    This issue of the DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you. Here are just a few of the things to look forward to reading. Celebrate the #DENbdays for February Sign up for the LEadership@Now: Thinking Outside the Bubble webinar Register for the Survey Says: Creativity webinar Keep reading to learn more about […]

  11. Join us at PETE&C: Feb. 8, 2015 PreConference

    There are a few seats left for this weekend’s event! Be sure to register and join us for the full-day pre-conference event as we launch the 2015 DENapalooza Tour: A Spotlight on Strategies at PETE&C Sunday, February 8, 2015 9am- 4pm ET Teachers and administrators will have the opportunity to connect with and learn from each other, […]

  12. Calling Teachers and Students: 10 Ways to Win for You and Your School

    Discovery Education offers educators, students, and schools a variety of FREE programs that offer content, tools, and resources for you covering topics from online safety and STEM, to health and wellness, teen driving, and more. These programs also provide the chance to WIN free grants and equipment to further support your goals and initiatives. Check out the […]

  13. #DENFit Challenge Update

      What can you accomplish in 28 days?  For the DEN members that signed up for the #DENFit Challenge, it was over six million steps! Our challenge is to walk over 10,000 steps a day for 21 days in a four week period.  A month into the challenge, four people have accomplished that task.  Congratulations […]

  14. Community Member of the Week: Sandi Dennis

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          This week we are checking in with Sandi Dennis, Library Media Specialist, Instructional Technology Specialist & Lead Media Specialist for City Schools of Decatur, GA.  Sandi has been using Discovery Education resources for approximately 12 years.  “It was the first tool I found that made sense to educators and it is still my […]

  15. SOS: Special Announcement

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    For those who have come fans of our Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) series, we have a special announcement!  Based on your requests, our community is now creating video vignettes of each SOS.  These segments can be shared during staff development and contain the big idea, instructional ingredients, a specific example, summary, and extensions! In the […]

  16. Lively Lessons: FIVE Programs

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     Working on your weekly lesson plans? Our new Sunday blog series, Lively Lessons, will provide you with Discovery Education content and lesson plan ideas!     Does your classroom have the winter blues? Bring paradise to your students by viewing FIVE: Galapagos Islands. Each two-minute episode in Discovery Education’s new FIVE series features five facts […]

  17. DEN Weekly Update: January 23, 2015

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    This issue of the DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you. Here are just a few of the things to look forward to reading. Techbook LIVE is tomorrow Share an exciting reading experience with First Lady Barbara Bush Get free premium access to GoNoodle Keep reading to learn more about these projects […]

  18. Community Member of the Week: Delsia Malone

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    This week we are checking in with Delsia Malone, Principal at W.E. Striplin Elementary School, Gadsden City Schools in Alabama. Delsia has been using Discovery Education since 2012. “As a principal, I had always heard from my teachers about this great resource. I didn’t have a clue! So I browsed and clicked away on the […]

  19. Congratulations to D.C. Everest School District and Evercon

    The 15th annual Evercon (www.evercon.org) was a smashing success with over 1,200 participants in attendance during the two days of the convention. Evercon is the countries only school district sponsored and hosted gaming convention. In addition to the plethora of hands-on RPG demonstrations, discussion panels, and video game tournaments, Evercon hosted it’s first annual live charity auction. […]

  20. Lively Lessons: Discovery Atlas Interactive Map

    Working on your weekly lesson plans? Our new Sunday blog series, Lively Lessons, will provide you with Discovery Education content and lesson plan ideas! A large map is common in classrooms from kindergarten to high school. With the use of digital tools becoming more common, many educators are incorporating digital maps into their lessons. While digital maps […]

  21. DEN Weekly Update: January 16, 2015

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    This issue of the DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you. Here are just a few of the things to look forward to reading. Techbook LIVE is January 24 Meet us at PETE&C as we kick off DENapalooza 2015 Share an exciting reading experience with First Lady Barbara Bush Get a dose […]