Tag archives for DEN

  1. 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 […]

  2. DENizens

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    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 […]

  3. 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 […]

  4. 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 […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. 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 […]

  7. Back to School Webinar Series!

      The Discovery Education webinar series continues this week, this time focusing on engaging your students with Discovery Education! There will be two sessions, with the first session being held on Wednesday, August 22 at 7 PM EST and the second session being held on Thursday, August 23 at 4 PM EST. The general information […]

  8. 50,000 Strong and Growing

    On Friday, we hit the 50,000 follower number on our Discovery Education Twitter account.  That’s right, 50,000!  Thanks so much for supporting the Discovery Education Network.   Thanks to Angelica Townsend for putting together this incredible video.  Angelica is a Discovery Education intern working with Steve Dembo.

  9. Announcing Our Back to School Promotion!

      It’s August and whether you’re ready or not, school will be starting shortly.  It’s also Connected Educator Month, a month centered around community and learning with others.  With this in mind, we are pleased to announce an exciting Back to School promotion with our friends at PhotoPeach.  The promotion starts today and ends August 24th.  […]

  10. Back to School with the DEN & PhotoPeach

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    It’s August and August brings a range of emotions for those in education.  Educators across the country are getting that strange feeling in their stomach this time of year.  For some, it’s an eager feeling of excitement because the new school year is starting.  For others, it’s a different feeling because their summer break is […]

  11. Help ME Help YOU!

    If you have seen Jerry Maguire you can appreciate the title of this post. At a pivotal point in the movie, Jerry Maguire (played by Tom Cruise) begs his pro football client (played by Cuba Gooding, Jr.) to “help me help you!” As entertaining as it might be, I’m not going to follow you into […]

  12. DEN UP!

    I can’t believe it has already been 6 months since I joined the DE family. Time sure does fly when you are having fun. Jannita and I recently decided to start a monthly newsletter which we are calling DEN UP. We wanted to come up with a creative way to connect with the DEN and […]

  13. Welcome Romanian Educators

    We are thrilled to welcome educators from Romania into the Discovery Educator Network (the DEN).  Our community is very active and the members involved love sharing.  We’re looking forward to connecting and learning with you as we continue striving to make everyone a better educator.  If you’re a DEN member, do you have any advice […]

  14. DEN Trading Cards and Pinterest

    Prior to today, I didn’t use Pinterest.  I’ve seen a lot of tweets and Facebook posts about it – people sharing recipes, fashion ideas, etc., but for the most part, it was of no use to me.  Or so I thought. Scrolling through Twitter this morning, I came across this tweet:         […]

  15. 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 […]

  16. LAST CHANCE! Upload your video to the DEN’s Dr. Lodge Video Challenge

    That’s right.  Today is the final day we’ll be accepting submissions for the DEN’s Dr. Lodge Video Challenge.  If you have already filmed your video and simply delayed in uploading it, wait no more! If you haven’t taken part in the contest, you can still participate next Wednesday, May 9th when we launch the public voting phase […]

  17. Sneak Peek Webinar Series in May

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      Be the first to get a look at back-to-school updates to Discovery Education resources! You’ve asked for it, and we’ve listened: get a sneak peek at the exciting changes we’re making to Discovery Education this summer, and find out how we’re going mobile, social, and adding even more functionality for you and your students. […]

  18. 1 Week Left to Enter the DEN’s Dr. Lodge Video Challenge

    That’s right, this Friday, May 4th is your last chance to submit your videos! Looking for more info?  Check out the contest website or keep on scrolling…   What’s the Dr. Lodge Video Challenge? Simply select one of Dr. Lodge McCammon’s pre-selected, standards-based songs, learn the corresponding moves from the kinesthetic lectures, film your music […]