State and National Perspectives on the Digital Transformation of Education: A Conversation with Gov. Bev Perdue and Gov. Bob Wise Wednesday September 26th 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM (ET) I received this invitation through The Alliance for Excellent Education. This Webinar is being sponsored by both the Alliance and the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation. Because we
Have you visited the blog or website of a fellow DEN member and noticed the cool DEN badge or logo on their site? Are you a DEN STAR looking to add the DEN STAR to your website? Have you put together information for colleagues about the DEN but didn’t have the DEN logo to add?
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.
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
Pennsylvania’s own Patti Duncan believes today’s student learns best when exposed to multiple modes of text. Helping them get all of the information they need from videos, images, reading passages, songs and interactive experiences can be a daunting task. Interactive notebooks, graphic organizers and reflective journals help them make the connections necessary to succeed. Get
Kyle Schutt is part of the Discovery Team and part of what he does is let us know Discovery does. And that’s A LOT. How would you even know some of these things are there? That’s Kyle’s job. His resources can be found by clicking here. This presentation is about the gems of DE, and
Day 2 of LiveStream-ing from Bozeman, MT at the DENSI 2012 Summer Institute begins with a keynote from Paul Andersen. For those of attending virtually, a special shout out to Steve Dembo, aka Teach42, for streaming all day from sessions in Ballroom A. Thanks, Steve! A very special thank you to Peggy George for providing
As mobiles like the iPad developed great apps for cameras, microphones, sensors, images, an imagination, there is a lurking potential for playfulness. Can iPads really see through the human body, X-ray inanimate objects, see through metal, detect emotions, and print out rocks? It appears that they can — or you can certainly make it seem
What does the latest brain research reveal about teaching and learning? Ginny Washburne will present the latest in neuroscience and explore how implementing a few simple brain friendly teaching strategies can assist in fostering a successful learning environment. Ginny’s goal is discussion, so our virtual audience will use the chat feature on LiveStream. Our session’s
Our very own DEN Princess Porter Wideman Porter kicks off the Monday session in Bozeman, MT where DEN STARS and GURUs join the DEN Social Media Team to teach and learn at the premier Discovery Education summer event. Following Porter’s inimitable introductions, Lance Rougeux, Executive VP, welcomed his virtual audience. Shifting to the Bozeman team,