Tag archives for Discovery

  1. Discovery Employees Making an Impact

      Last Friday, Discovery participated in its Fourth Annual Discover Your Impact Day. Almost 4,200 Discovery employees volunteered world-wide to make an impact in their communities. Employees were able to choose from several projects including feeding the homeless, revitalizing local schools, cleaning up parks, and many others. Although it was a rainy day here in […]

  2. Lunar New Year at Discovery

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    Discovery employees celebrated Lunar New Year at Discovery headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland with the Asian Cultural Alliance. It is the year of the Snake! There was a special Korean musical performance called the Pansori. There were also games, giveaways and best of all: food!                     […]

  3. Mush!

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    The 2012 Iditarod began yesterday at the starting point of Anchorage, Alaska. This yearly event, known as the “Last Great Race on Earth” is an amazing test of endurance that always begins on the first Saturday of March. There is a wealth of learning opportunities for students in following this event. Note: As I post […]

  4. Please Vote for Us!

    Hi All, One of my fifth grade teachers and I are finalists in the “Bust-a-Myth” Video Challenge. Students used Discovery Education content and tools to investigate a popular science myth (Will cola clean a penny? Discolor a tooth? Dissolve a steak?). We are the  ONLY elementary school competing in this event! We need VOTES to […]

  5. Streamathon 2010 Archived

    Did you enjoy the DE Streamathon?  Of course you did!  But just on the off chance that you didn’t attend all ten hoursworth of webinars, we’ve archived them all and have posted them on the Streamathon 2010 page.  So head over there and check out some of your favorite presentations as shared by some of your favorite presenters […]

  6. 5th Annual Discovery Education Streamathon

    The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. There is 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. Come join us in the learning! The link to register is: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/streamathon2010 Here’s the schedule…. Come for an hour […]

  7. NY Heads Back to School

     Discovery provides teachers, students and parents and the entire school community with all kinds of tools for a successful school year. From clip art  and homework help, to eating healthy and being safe; Discovery’s  Classroom Resources and Homework help make going back to school fun! Check out these free resources at http://school.discoveryeducation.com/index.html.“Clip art licensed from […]

  8. Webinar with Build it Bigger's Danny Forster

    Mark your calendars! At 1pm ET on Monday, September 13thDanny Forster from the Science Channel’s Build It Bigger is joining us for a special webinar event “A New Way to Look at Architecture.” Danny loves architecture, from the curve of a building’s roof line to the mathematics at its foundation, and he’s excited to share! As the host […]

  9. Discovery Education August Featured Webinars

        Come join the learning for Discovery’s FREE Webinars.   Webinar Topics Include: 1. DEN Summer School Webinar Series – Devoted to Digital Storytelling, Personal Learning Networks and Project Based Learning.  To see a full list of times and dates and to register for this session, click here: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/DENSummerSchool 2.  Back to School with Discovery Education […]

  10. Back By Popular Demand – Back-to-School Day of Discovery at Cablevision

    The response was soooooooooooo overwhelming for the Day of Discovery that we are now opening registration for a SECOND Day of Discovery. Due to the overwhelming response for our first event on August 24th, Discovery Education and Cablevision’s Power to Learn are pleased to announce a second Back?to?School Day of Discovery at Cablevision’s Headquarters in […]

  11. Fish On in NY

    Explore the Blue is an online initiative  by partners Discovery and Take Me Fishing to encourage students to get outside and enjoy water activities. The site they put together provides teachers with resources to share with their students about outdoor activities and the value of the various water bodies as clean and natural resources.  In […]