Tag Archives: Day of Discovery

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Day of Discovery at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago!

Day of Discovery at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago!

                            The 2012 Day of Discovery was held at Chicago’s very own John G. Shedd Aquarium this past Monday! A very different experience for me, as I was used to these Day of Discovery events being held at various schools instead of

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Transitioning to the Common Core

A couple weeks ago, I had the pleasure of presenting about the Common Core State Standards at the Educator Day of Discovery in Silver Spring, MD.  I went in expecting most of the educators that were going to come to the session to have little or no knowledge about the CCSS or the assessment consortia

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Day of Discovery at 1 Discovery Place!

Discovery Education hosted another Day of Discovery event at Discovery Communications’ World Headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland on May 19, 2012. The event was a huge hit and it was a joy to see so many enthusiastic teachers learning about what they can do with Discovery Education resources. Daniel Choi, Josh Judkins and I mainly

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For Administrators: Dear Colleagues, Guess what I learned…

At today’s Admin Day of Discovery Kyle and I facilitated conversations about the free resources Discovery Education provides through our many partners, as well as the essential tools and ideas educators can access and use.  As we had multiple discussions with principals and tech specialists, the recurring theme became: “I’m going to send this stuff

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Lists, Descriptions and Training Resources for Using Discovery Education resources

Discovery Education has tons of resources, programs and applications for educators. How do you find it all and learn how to use them? The Discovery Educator Network and this blog is one way. Here are some more ways: Training Resources for Discovery Education Tools and Apps:  http://goo.gl/usJsd – lots of great resources, tips, help and more.

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Join us for the ISTE Day of Discovery!

Register today! 2012 ISTE Pre-Conference Day of Discovery University of San Diego Saturday, June 23, 2012 http://links.discoveryeducation.com/2012ISTE Join Discovery Education, Adobe Youth Voices, Discovery Educator Network Gurus, and educators from across the country for a Day of Discovery in San Diego, CA. This unique day of free professional development will highlight creative ways to engage

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A Day of Discovery

One of the anchor events of Discovery Education are Days of Discovery. These are days that typically are hosted by a district and usually provides a overview or kickstart to all things Discovery. Having participated in 3 of these since March I can attest to the energy and excitement that a day like this can bring. At

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Colorado Day of Discovery

Saturday, April 14, 2012 nearly 150 educators gathered in Aurora, CO for a Day of Discovery.  Not sure what a Day of Discovery is?  It’s a day of professional development, networking, learning and fun — all centered around Discovery Education! This day was hosted at Vista PEAK Preparatory School, which is a new building in

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