Tag archives for Awards

  1. Ed-Tech Readers’ Choice Awards

    RCA2012

    eSchool News is at it again!  They’re accepting nominations right now for the 2012-2013 Ed-Tech Readers’ Choice Awards.  So I was thinking…  wouldn’t it be nice if Discovery Education got a shiny new badge for our website?  You can help make that dream of mine a reality!  I’d do it myself, but “nominations must come […]

  2. USADA True Sport Awards

    Promoting honesty, respect, teamwork, and healthy choices, Discovery Education and the United States Anti-Doping Agency have partnered again to announce the second year of the USADA True Sport Awards. The program encourages teachers, coaches, school administrators, and other youth program leaders to motivate young people to lead safe and healthy lifestyles, using the life lessons […]

  3. Congratulations to the Young Scientist Challenge Semifinalist for Arkansas

    On July 13th, Discovery Education  and 3M  announced the top 47 middle school students from across the country as semifinalists in the 12th  annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge . CONGRATULATIONS to Deborah Rookey and her teacher Wendy Welch from the Horace Mann Arts and Science Magnet Middle School in Little Rock! The semifinalists […]

  4. BESSIE Awards are best served in threes.

    We’ve won our fair share of awards in the past, but this year Discovery Education has really outdone itself.  We have been honored with no less than three BESSIE Awards from ComputEd Learning Center!  Discovery Education Science  won a BESSIE for Best Science Website  Discovery Education streaming Plus won a BESSIE for Best Digital Library […]

  5. Input needed! STEM award program

    Hi All! We need your input TODAY (April 6, 2010). Discovery Education is considering creating an educator award program to acknowledge excellence in STEM education. What attributes would be important to you? What would you encourage us to consider? Please respond in the comments or on Twitter using the #DESTEM hashtag. Thanks for your feedback […]

  6. DE streaming Plus and DE Science Named 2010 CODiE Award Finalists

    The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) has selected Discovery Education streaming Plus and Discovery Education Science as finalists for the 2010 CODiE Awards.   The CODiE Awards celebrate outstanding achievement and vision in the software, digital information and education technology industries. Discovery Education streaming Plus was nominated in the “Best Education Solution” category, and Discovery […]

  7. DE Science for Elementary earns an Award of Excellence!

    Tech and Learning Magazine released their annual Awards of Excellence this week and guess who made the list?  Discovery Education Science for Elementary!  Every year, T&L has a panel of 30 educators review nearly one hundred different sites and tools.  We’re absolutely honored to have DE Science for Elementary earn an Award of Excellence in […]

  8. Congrats to the 2009 America’s Top Young Scientist!

    Discovery Education and 3M today awarded Marina Dimitrov of Bozeman, Mont., with the title of “America’s Top Young Scientist” as winner of the 2009 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge.  Dimitrov was one of 10 finalists who competed today in a series of live science challenges at Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City.  A student […]

  9. The Future of Learning: How Technology is Transforming Public Schools

    [Text below from a Discovery Education Press Release] 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.  Scott Kinney, Vice President of Outreach and Professional Development for Discovery Education, served as one of seven panelists who testified as […]

  10. STARs Were Shining at the DENny Awards

    DENny Awards 2009 View more OpenOffice presentations from lrougeux. It was a STAR-studded event as we unveiled our first-ever DENny Award Winners.  Here they are in case you missed it. Leaders of the Year Fred Delventhal, MD Teryl Magee, TN Leadership Bridget Belardi, PA Tim Childers, TN Linda Rush, TX Susan Tompkins, LA PL-DEN Lori […]

  11. 1st Annual DENny Awards

    DENny Awards 2009 View more OpenOffice presentations from lrougeux. It was a STAR-studded event last night as we unveiled our first-ever DENny Award Winners.  Here they are in case you missed it. Leaders of the Year Fred Delventhal, MD Teryl Magee, TN Leadership Bridget Belardi, PA Tim Childers, TN Linda Rush, TX Susan Tompkins, LA […]

  12. The DENny Awards: Nominate a Fellow STAR

    Join us for our final DEN webinar of the school year on May 26 at 7 PM ET.  We will discuss all things DEN-related and unveil some very special awards to members of the DEN community in our first-ever DENny Awards Ceremony.  Click here to register. We have also decided to open up a window […]

  13. Join Us For the First-Ever DENnies Awards

    No, I don’t mean “that” Denny’s . . .  I’m talking about the DENnies, the first-ever DEN Awards Ceremony celebrating the awesomeness that is the DEN and recognizing some of our shiniest STARs for everything they bring to our learning community! Join us for our final DEN webinar of the school year on May 26 […]

  14. Discovery Education Recognized by BESSIE

    [Note: Copied from the National Blog] What’s better than winning a 2009 BESSIE Award?  Winning TWO 2009 BESSIE Awards!  Discovery Education Science – Elementary scored a Best Science Web Site for Upper Elementary award for the second year in a row, and Discovery Education streaming won for Best Digital Video Library in the Teacher Tools […]