Tag archives for DE streaming

  1. Enroll in the DEN Summer School Webinar Series

    Get ready for a new school year with the DEN! The entire month of August is jam-packed with free webinars. Tell a colleague, invite your principal and join us for Summer School with the DEN. Enroll today! de_den_summerwebinars.pdf All sessions begin at 11 AM ET. Digital Storytelling Week 8/3/09 Thinking Outside the Slide: Creating non-linear […]

  2. Visit with Discovery at NECC

    We look forward to celebrating the DEN’s fourth birthday with many of our STARs at our pre-NECC Birthday Party Extravaganza on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at Discovery Headquarters. If you are staying for NECC, I strongly encourage you to check out the following sessions from the DEN team. Using Multimedia in the Classroom Join mimio and […]

  3. Take Your Students to the Moon with DE streaming

    Image Credit: NASA Did you know that Discovery Education streaming is adding new video content all the time? I am really excited for the newest video added to extensive media library, In the Shadow of the Moon.  This 2-hour special production aired on the Discovery Channel just last year and it’s already available for teachers […]

  4. Da Vinci Still Sparks the Imagination

    There is a new series on the Discovery Channel that has me hooked, Doing DaVinci. Leonardo da Vinci was the original Renaissance Man — master of science, master of the arts, master of war. His revolutionary designs were the most advanced weapons of their day and were capable of unparalleled destruction. Yet no proof exists […]

  5. The Alaska Experiment

    Discovery Education streaming subscribers already know that new media content is added all the time.  Tonight ” Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment” premiers on the Discovery Channel and streaming subscribers can already access corresponding video in streaming to use with their students: The Alaska Experiment: Part One: Into the Wild The Alaska Experiment: […]

  6. April 15

    Image via Wikipedia Most adults would immediately recognize the significance of April 15 – Tax Day, but many of our students have little concept of its importance. Luckily, teachers can tap the media library in DE streaming for content to help their students understand what taxes are, how they are assessed and collected, and how […]

  7. Want to Shape the Future of Ed Tech?

    We want to hear from you. Discuss the future of Discovery Education streaming in one-on-one feedback sessions.  Each session will last approximately one hour. If you are interested in volunteering please send your name, school district, subjects/grades that you teach and time slot that you are interested in to Shelley Santora Jones Thursday, February 12th […]

  8. Want to Shape the Future of Ed Tech?

    We want to hear from you. Discuss the future of Discovery Education streaming in one-on-one feedback sessions.  Each session will last approximately one hour. If you are interested in volunteering please send your name, school district, subjects/grades that you teach and time slot that you are interested in to Shelley Santora Jones Thursday, February 12th […]

  9. Help, I need somebody!

    The Beatles aren’t the only ones that can sing about getting help. Today I’d like to sing the praises of the DE streaming help page.  If you haven’t checked out this page I encourage you to give it a look-see.  Once there you’ll see three tabs.  The first tab, “Most Recent“  includes the most recent […]

  10. Here's To A Great New Year!

    It is New Year’s Eve and time to consider what is coming up in the world starting tomorrow.  Yesterday, our TN DEN LC met in Knoxville to discuss training possibilities and Days of Discovery for 2009.  I have to say, I think we have some fantastic things in the works. As we get activities finalized, […]

  11. DEN 2nd Annual Virtual Conference Announced

    Registration begins today for locally hosted Discovery Education conferences around the country to be held on October 25th.  These conferences combine live workshops conducted by local trainers with online webinars led by the Discovery Educator Network Dream Team.Even if you can’t attend the local event, you can still attend the Virtual Conference online from the […]

  12. DE Streaming, DE Assessment, and a Game of Pool…

    I am sitting in the meeting room of the Marriott, and it is nearly time for our second day to begin.  Before we get there, however, we need to cover some important news from last night.Several of us stayed until around 10:00 EST working on projects and picking up tech tricks from one another.  Afterward, […]

  13. DEN Southern Regional Conference Update Part Deux

    This afternoon we took time to look at things other than DE Streaming.  Brad took us through some nifty tricks in PowerPoint.  My favorite was creating a scrolling bar across the bottom of a slide much like the news feeds you see on the cable news shows.  Very simple trick, but it will have your […]

  14. DEN Southern Regional Conference Begins Today!

    The long-awaited DEN Southern Regional Conference begins this morning.  Brad Fountain, Teryl Magee and I are working feverishly to get the room ready.  Well, OK, Teryl and I are surfing the net to make sure DE Streaming is working, and Brad is working feverishly to get the Internet connection and projector working.  The first participants […]

  15. The New Stream-A-Thon is Here!

    Get your Skype account up to date. Make sure the projector bulb is working properly. Plug in your speakers.  And then tune in here to register for the Discovery Stream-A-Thon!  That’s right, 12 hours of back-to-back professional development from some of your favorite Discovery Gang.Want to know who’s presenting (and when and about what)?  Check out the National […]

  16. Catching Up in Tennessee!

    Wow! School has started.  No wait, the end of the first grading period is only one week away, and this is my first blog post of the school year! Yikes!  My most humble apologies.Here are a few things you need to put on your calendars for the upcoming weeks:EdTechConnect Webinar with Tim Magner from the Office […]