Tag archives for contest

  1. Shift your students from consumers to creators, and win $15,000

      Spread the word about the Toyota Teen Driver Video Challenge! When your students create a quick video that promotes safe driving in 90 seconds or less, they’ll be entered to win $15,000 cash and the opportunity to work with a Discovery Film Crew to re-shoot their entry video into a TV-ready PSA. (The PSA that […]

  2. Deadline Extended for VSTE Student Technology Integration Challenge

      The deadline for entries for the VSTE Student Technology Integration Challenge has been extended until October 31, 2011. Are your students creating exciting curriculum-based projects using technology? The Student Technology Integration Challenge (STIC) is your chance to show off this work to the world! This challenge, sponsored by VSTE, is designed to highlight the […]

  3. Please Vote for Us!

    Hi All, One of my fifth grade teachers and I are finalists in the “Bust-a-Myth” Video Challenge. Students used Discovery Education content and tools to investigate a popular science myth (Will cola clean a penny? Discolor a tooth? Dissolve a steak?). We are the  ONLY elementary school competing in this event! We need VOTES to […]

  4. Have You Heard? Spread the Word!

    Enter every day to increase your chances of winning. Enter the 9th annual Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes for your chance to win one of three grand prize wireless computer labs for your school, including 20 notebook or tablet computers, interactive whiteboard, mobile cart, projector, printer, wireless access points, portable document camera, digital camcorder, and […]

  5. We Missed You at PETE&C!

    Love that picture! The information below is outdated, but the image of the man is spot on. Matt “Mojo” Monjan is reprising his Bend It…BreakIt…Bust It Loose ~ 10 Ways DE Streaming Will Change the Way You Teach by popular demand. You might wonder why we are covering this presentation when Patti Duncan did such […]

  6. STEM Connect and Siemens STEM Academy

    Discovery Education is really stepping up to meet the needs of educators in the area of STEM; Science, Technology, Math and Engineering. Before you stop reading because you think, “This doesn’t apply to me. I teach third grade, or fifth grade.” In the wise words of one PA DEN STAR, LC Event chair, and scientist […]

  7. Propel Montour to host DEN SCIcon 2010

     What a great place to hold an event for Discovery Education…a school.  No room fees, no charge for Internet, and we even get to sit in those little chairs.  I was pretty pumped up when I found out that Propel Montour would be hosting this very unique virtual conference on January 9th. Even though it is […]

  8. Just what the Michigan Weather calls for

    Classrooms Are Awesome! The Return of the Discovery Education Hoodie We know that you do some awesome work in your classrooms using Discovery Education resources.  So show us!  Upload a 1-2 minute video, podcast, or other multimedia file that explains how you use Discovery Education resources to engage your students and get a limited edition […]

  9. Tech or Treat at IU 21: 10-24-09 Schedule

    From Patti Duncan, PA LCs Event Chair Are you excited? Your Leadership Council is and we can almost not wait until our DEN Virtual Conference Live Event this Saturday October 24th! Tech or Treat is shaping up to be an awesome event! Your Leadership Council has been working very hard to provide you with some […]

  10. Is Facebook as Good as Face-to-Face?

    This contest opportunity was sent to me by Randy Ziegenfuss, Director of Data and Technology at Salisbury Township School District, Allentown, PA. For those of you who are in school, this might be a great way to engage your students with a relevant (and timely) topic. Deadline is August 31. The original posting was from […]

  11. Win a Hybrid Bus for Your School

    Discovery Education and IC bus is sponsoring a contest to find the greenest school.  Students submit a 500 word essay describing what makes their school “green.”  The grand prize is a free hybrid school bus for the school and a $5,000 scholarship to the student who submits the winning essay.  Sponsoring teachers receive $3,000 towards […]