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Reminder: 3M Supports Science Techbook for STARs

Reminder: 3M Supports Science Techbook for STARs

Back in November I shared how DEN STARs could get Discovery Education’s Science Techbook courtesy of 3M for the remainder of the school year. In case you missed this announcement, forgot about it, or haven’t seen the promotion inside of Discovery Education, we want you to know that the opportunity is still available.  Read more and learn


Propel Charter School Highlights Students’ Entrepreneurial Talent

Proper Charter School students are surely making a difference as they enhance their entrepreneurial skills via developing business plans. Propel Schools – a not-for-profit, federation of public charter schools – is based in Pittsburgh, PA, and strives to transform public education so that high-performance public schools are accessible to all children. Maura DeRiggi, Marketing and

Student in Chelsea Murray's class works on Moon and Tides Menu Project.

DEN STAR Offers Students a Unique Menu Project

Chelsea Murray, 8th grade science teacher at Baines Middle School in Missouri City, TX, and her colleague Stacy Vinson, have given their students a menu project – students choose which project they would like to complete in order to show their teacher what they have learned about the moon and tides. Murray believes that this


Streaming Plus for DEN STARs

Discovery Education and the Discovery Educator Network are excited to announce another special promotion exclusive to STAR Discovery Educators.  As a DEN STAR, you now have special access to the new Discovery Education Streaming Plus. Your access will run through the end of October.It gets better. You and your fellow community members can extend the

DEN STAR Matthew Strine

Meet DEN STAR (Sharer) Matthew Strine

Matthew Strine is the Director of Instructional Technology for Propel Schools in Braddock Hills, PA. He is also one superb DEN STAR and super sharer. He volunteered to share out the Google Docs he and his colleagues used as they attended DEN PreCon sessions. As you can see, there’s a wealth of resources, and I

Flying solo, DEN STAR Brandon Lutz #60in6012

60 in 60 – 60 Web Tools in 60 Minutes with Brandon Lutz

Last year’s P.A.E.C.T. Advocate of the Year, this year’s P.A.E.C.T. Southeast Regional Director, and always a DEN (super) STAR, Brandon Lutz is a legend at PETE&C any year. His name is synonymous with 60 in 60, a presentation that packs an overflowing full house eager to cheer him as he achieves the superman impossible: 60