Tag archives for Discovery Educ Network

  1. Tech or Treat Virtual Conference Saturday

    This Saturday, October 23, Discovery Education is sponsoring a virtual conference, Tech or Treat.  You also have the opportunity to join an in-person event in Brockton.  So, if you want to share the experience with other like minded educators, register now to attend the in-person event at  the Baker Elementary School in Brockton, Massachusetts.  You […]

  2. Streamathon Archives

    If you missed the Streamathon or just want to review a session you attended, the archived sessions are now available. Porter Palmer posted this on the national blog. Streamathon 2010 The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon was September 14, 2010. We had a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and […]

  3. Streamathon 2010 September 14

    Thanks to Porter Palmer for the following information. The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. We’ve got a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and the newest online technologies used by today’s media-savvy students into classroom instruction. Here’s the schedule. Come for an hour or spend the […]

  4. Discovery Summer School Webinar Archives

    Great News!  The first two webinar series from the Discovery “Summer School” are now archived and available.  Digital Storytelling and Developing a Professional Learning Network are ready for your review.  So … if you are like me and wanted to participate … but just couldn’t, here’s your chance.  Thank you Porter Palmer for this post […]

  5. Northeast Regional Leadership Council Retreat

    MA DEN Leadership Council 2010View more presentations from Talkowski. Last weekend representatives from all the northeast states convened in Mystic, Connecticut for a planning retreat.  Massachusetts Leadership Council members who were able to attend were:  Donna Criswell, Chair; Marybeth O’Brien, Events Coordinator; Robin Talkowski, Blog Coordinator; Paula Marini and Deb Thonas, Events Team, and Eithne […]

  6. 2010 DENny Award Winner

    What a surprise!  What an honor!  The Massachusetts Leadership Council Blog received a DENny award.  Massachusetts was one of five state blogs recognized for our efforts to keep readers abreast of national Discovery news and events as well as topics of interest locally and regionally.  As our first year as a Leadership Council, the recognition […]

  7. Edutopia's Summer Rejuvenation Guide

    Edutopia, part of George Lucas’s Educational Foundation, has just issued their Summer Rejuvenation Guide.  Their number 1 tip to rejuvenate is to … Grow your personal learning network!  They offer a number of ways to connect with fellow committed educators.  One easy way is to join the DEN and become a STAR.  Get connected and […]

  8. New England Day of Discovery!!!

    Teachers from Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and Maine poured into the parking lot at Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood, Massachusetts today for the New England Day of Discovery.  What makes teachers give up a beautiful spring day of freedom?  Learning, of course.  Learning how to reach more students; learning how to become […]

  9. DEN National Institute Announced!

    This summer’s DEN National Institute will be held right here in Massachusetts at Bentley College.  STARs, consider applying for a wonderful opportunity to learn and share.  See the National blog for all the important information and dates.  Deadline for applying is April 12 by 5PM. DEN Summer Institute: Apply Today The DEN Summer Institute for […]

  10. Webinars for the Northeast

    Meet our new Discovery Account Manager for the Northeast Region, Whitney Mahoulides, by participating in the webinars she has organized for us. We would like to invite you and your staff to learn more about the only digital video-based learning resource scientifically proven to increase student achievement.  We are offering 3 New Topics in this […]

  11. Vacation Time Webinar

    Ed TechConnect with Alan Levine It may be school vacation week in Massachusetts but the Webinars go on.  If you are available, this one with Alan Levine should be great. Besides being the author of one of the most respected and long-running EdTech blogs, CogDogBlog, Alan Levine has consistently been at the forefront of nearly […]

  12. Top 5 Ways to Use Streaming… with Groundhog Day Tomorrow morning another Groundhog Day will be upon us.   While I know many of you may be lax in celebrating the historic day, this year will be different.  Tomorrow morning, we’ll be doing Groundhog Day “DEN Style”.  Right here on this blog, we’ll be doing a […]

  13. SCIcon 2010 Resources

        Thanks to Brad Fountain for an update on resources from the SCIcon event.  SCIcon exceeded everyone’s expectations in turnout, community involvement, and enhancing science instruction.  Once all of the data and numbers are compiled, they will let us know the final statistics.  Steve Dembo is working on converting the videos from the presentations to share with everyone.  They will […]