Tag archives for DEN

  1. HodgePodge of Lodge

    If you have been to a Lodge McCammon workshop, then you will remember the laughter, fun and learning that took place. I too did this activity with students in my school and it was a blast. So now what else can you do with Lodge songs? Did you know they were a part of DiscoveryEducation […]

  2. Literacy Night Encourages Family Participation

    DEN STAR Lesley Locke-Sellinger, a 5th grade teacher from Dooley Elementary in Clark County School District, recently hosted a Literacy Night where families were invited to discover Discovery Education. Below is a summary from the event. What I love most about this story is the fact that parents and students joined together to complete the […]

  3. DEN SaturdayCON in Austin!

    Who needs Saturday morning cartoons! Instead, spend a Saturday morning with the DEN! In the family of VirtCon, SciCon, TechBookCon, and Chili Con Queso, the DEN SaturdayCON will be a fun day of learning technology for the classroom! Join discussions on how to support your classroom instruction with Discovery Education’s streaming and Builder Tools. Explore […]

  4. December Edition of DEN UP

    Tis the season for giving! We are sending you our favorite ways to stay connected with Discovery Education. Check out the December edition of the DEN UP Newsletter for information on: Events in a Box Explore the Blue Vocabulary Scavenger Hunt with Discovery Videos Rising STAR Reflections The DEN Wiki   Enjoy! Ginny and Jannita […]

  5. Introducing Career Connections

    Our past blog posts about Adobe Youth Voices, (see our October and September posts) focus on how integrating AYV’s media-making resources into the classroom can inspire creativity and support youth engagement.  This month, we’re going to shift gears and take a first-hand look at how the program inspires students to consider futures in digital media. […]

  6. Get Ready for Another Helping of the Midyear Mind Explosion!

    Just wanted to remind you all that we are in the middle of our excellent Midyear Mind Explosion webinar series. Wednesday, November 28 at 7 PM EST features DEN Guru David Fisher running through some of his favorite apps to stimulate learning in the classroom. Here is more information about tomorrow’s webinar: Hi, I’m David […]

  7. #DENthanks to YOU!

    I struggled a long time, trying to decide which member of my DEN Family deserved my #DENThanks – and due to my less than traditional manner in which DEN became part of my daily life, there are just too many significant people who inspired me and reached out to help me grow in my craft […]

  8. Webinar Series: Midyear Mind Explosion!

    On behalf of our excellent Discovery Educator Network (DEN), we would like to present a special webinar series, Midyear Mind Explosion with Discovery Education! Are you ready for a mind explosion? Have a blast with Discovery Education as we illuminate your creative side and explore new instructional strategies and technologies. From literacy apps to flipped […]

  9. Our New DEN Prezi

    We are very proud of the Discovery Educator Network.  This community of educators is the best and we are always look for ways to spread the word about the DEN.  Our friends at Prezi, specifically designer, Stephanie Szabo, created this Prezi about our community.  We think it’s pretty awesome.   Discovery Educator Network (DEN) on […]

  10. Hey WI Teachers! Come Discover!

    Are you interested in a proactive, supportive community of educators who are ready to help you become a more effective 21st C educator? The DEN Fall Virtual Conference : Tech or Treat 2012, (Register) Discovery Education is offering both Live and Virtual/Live events for ALL educators! Whether your district has a Discovery account or not, […]

  11. DEN Open House Archive

    Last night we hosted our second virtual DEN Open House event. DEN STAR & LC members Carmella Doty and Deb Thonus joined us in a Google Hangout to talk about their experience with the DEN. The goal of our open house was to give educators a personal introduction and overview of the DEN from the […]

  12. DENizens

    from "Denizens of Dry Land"

    Let’s ponder the meaning of denizen. A denizen is a resident or inhabitant of a particular place.  It ends up that being a DENizen here in the network is apropos considering that when we are looking for some new material to engage students we tend to inhabit the DEN looking for ideas or content we […]

  13. Beyond the Textbook Event in New Jersey – Join Us!

    Saturday, November 3 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM Samsel Upper Elementary School Sayreville, NJ Register at: http://beyondthetextbooknj.eventbrite.com Join the Discovery Education team for a free professional development workshop to help you go “Beyond the Textbook” with your instructional practices. Attendees will cycle through a series of workshops that provide practical strategies you can use in your […]

  14. DEN Open House Archive

    Last night we hosted a virtual DEN Open House event. DEN STAR & LC members Heather Hurley, Linda Rush and Mary Carole Strother joined us in a Google Hangout to talk about their experience with the DEN. The goal of our open house was to give educators a personal introduction and overview of the DEN […]

  15. September Edition of DEN UP

    As you settle into the 2012-2013 school year we would like to share the September edition of the DEN UP Newsletter with you. Here is a highlight of what we are covering this month: This time of year can have you feeling upside down. Don’t fear, learn how other educators are “FLIPPing” their classrooms. As […]

  16. The BulleDEN Board Project Overview

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    We have an exciting new project to announce called the BulleDEN Board Project.  Bulle – a – what?  BulleDEN – just like bulletin, as in bulletin board.  I bet this rings a bell now. We’re looking for the best of the best bulletin boards out there.  These won’t be your average bulletin boards – these will […]