1. Hit a Homerun With the DEN

    DEN Spring Training 2010 is Here! Welcome to DEN Spring Training 2010!  From now until May 21st STAR Discovery Educators have the opportunity to show how active they are in the DEN.  Below are twenty challenges that test whether you are still working your way up from the Grapefruit League or if you are ready […]

  2. Congratulations DEN Gurus!

    Virginia Congratulates the first class or DEN Gurus! I’m sure they will bring some new ideas on how Discovery Products can be used to support teaching and learning.  Traci Blazosky Creative Construction with Multimedia Clarion Area School District, PA Tim Childers Project Based Learning Bradley County Schools, TN Patricia Duncan Science Wallenpaupack School District, PA […]

  3. SCIon Event in Kensington, MD

    Saturday, January 9, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Drop by for an hour or stay for the whole day! It’s virtual and it’s FREE! More information about the virtual event can be found at: http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/scienceinaction/denscicon. About DEN SCIcon DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with […]

  4. STEM Resources and Discovery Education

      Yesterday morning President Obama issued a call to action to increase science literacy among students nationwide.  Discovery Education is leading the new “Be the Future” initiative by introducing STEM Connect and delivering this resource to ALL Discovery Education streaming subscribers at no additional charge. You can watch President Obama’s address here. After the President’s […]

  5. Web 2.0 Tuesday (because Wednesday is a holiday): Boolify

      Boolify was created because parents, librarians and teachers felt that it was too difficult for children to understand web searching. Boolify makes it easier for students to understand their web search by illustrating the logic of their search, and by showing them how each change to their search instantly changes their results. It’s simple, […]

  6. VA DEN Stars Make the News

    Congratulations to Sally Norton-Darr and Chris Bugaj two Virginia STARs from Loudon County who recently made the headlines of the October 27, 2009, edition of eSchool News. Check out the article “How to be a Leader with Assistive Technology: Two AT trainers recommend easy in-class solutions — and share their strategies for success ” to […]

  7. Welcome Neighbor!

    Welcome to the Maryland Leadership Council Please join me in welcoming the Maryland Leadership Council. Maryland DEN members have always great supporters  of  Virginia events. I am so glad that they now have their own council and can’t wait to collaborate with our newest LC. Stop by their LC Blog and welcome them Maryland DEN […]

  8. DEN Summer Webinars Updated

    I hope you all are having a relaxing summer. If you want to do some learning while you are laying on the beach, check out the updated calendar of summer webinars. There are some great webinars that will feature DE Streaming/Web 2.0 integration. To see the calendar and register for an event, click here. Enjoy […]

  9. Come one, come all to the…

    Virginia DEN’s Digital Photography Day of Discovery ! Date: Friday, July 17, 2009 Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Location: Best Buy 12151 Jefferson Avenue Newport News, VA 23602 757.930.8945 Summer is here! What better way to celebrate the summer than to learn new tips and techniques for taking some awesome vacation photographs…all right in […]

  10. The Future of Educational Technology

    Yesterday, the House Education and Labor Committee held a hearing to examine how technology, innovative education tools, and digital content are transforming and improving education in America.  The DEN’s very own Scott Kinney, Vice President of Outreach and Professional Development for Discovery Education, served as one of seven panelists who testified as to how technology […]