Tag archives for Partnerships

  1. Siemens STEM Academy

    If you missed the first in Discovery’s series of Siemens STEM Academy Webinars featuring theoretical physicist Dr. Michio Kaku, you will be happy to know that you can watch the archived version at the Siemens STEM Academy. If you are new to the Siemens STEM Academy, Siemens is a Discovery Communication partnership that sponsors Siemens […]

  2. STEM Survey and Upcoming Webinars

    STEM Survey If you happened to participate either or at an in-person event at the DEN SCIcon 2010 on Saturday, January 9, you will be happy to know that Discovery is working on a variety of new programs related to STEM education and need some feedback from our community. Give Discovery your input and you’ll […]

  3. The DEN Can Change the World

    We have a lot of programs that teachers and their students can participate in for free.  One of my personal favorites is the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge. The Challenge is designed to help your students work together to solve an environmental problem in their… Classroom (K-2) School (3-5) Community (6-8) Participating is […]

  4. H1N1 Webinar Archive Now Available!

    We had a fantastic turnout yesterday for our webinar about H1N1.  Over 10,000 students from around the globe participated!  In case you missed it, you can view the archived version on the Ready Classroom website. Just click on Make a Plan and select H1N1 Webcast.

  5. Speak Up Webinar on Digital Content

    We provide a lot of great webinars through the DEN (in my humble opinion), but our partners also do some amazing work.  I encourage everyone to tune into a special webinar this Wednesday with Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow, about Digital Content and the findings from the annual Speak Up surveys. When? September 16, […]

  6. Siemens “We Can Change the World Challenge” 2009 Opens

    The 2009 Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge, hosted by the Siemens Foundation, Discovery Education, and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), is now open for entries.  In addition, the challenge has expanded to include elementary school students as well as middle school students this year.  The deadline for elementary level entries is January […]

  7. Back to (Discovery) School? YES!!

    Hard to believe, but school seems just around the corner, especially if you factor in a week of professional development for educators that many districts mandate. Much as I see summer slipping away, I love the new changes in Discovery Education Streaming PLUS and am so excited about bringing this fantastic resource to my students […]

  8. DEN Teacher Appreciation Week: Day 3

    Copied from the DEN National Blog. Shouldn’t we have 365 days of teacher appreciation? The President of Discovery Education, Bill Goodwyn, thinks so… Today for Teacher Appreciation Week we have an awesome partner who has donated their product to our STARs. LabelDaddy’s labels are a huge hit with the DEN team. Jannita has one on […]

  9. Showcase Your Young Scientists

      Now’s the time for students to enter the nation’s premier science competition for grades 5 through 8.  The deadline for the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is May 20. Over the summer, judges will choose up to 51 semifinalists: one from each state and the District of Columbia.  Ten finalists will be selected […]

  10. Learn More with Discovery and Wilkes University

    Summer Session I Registration Ends April 26 Upgrade your future and register for an innovative, 30-credit, fully online M.S. in Instructional Media brought to you through collaboration between Discovery Education and Wilkes University. Enhance your classroom and your career as you learn practical integration strategies through courses designed by renowned educators like Kathy Schrock, Lance Rougeux, […]

  11. Register for Summer Session 1 Today

    Summer Session I Registration Ends April 26 Upgrade your future and register for an innovative, 30-credit, fully online M.S. in Instructional Media brought to you through collaboration between Discovery Education and Wilkes University. Enhance your classroom and your career as you learn practical integration strategies through courses designed by renowned educators like Kathy Schrock, Lance Rougeux, […]

  12. Calling All Whiz Kids: Discovery Education/3M Young Scientist Challenge

    Note: Copied from the Discovery Education Newsletter. Now’s the time for students to enter the nation’s premier science competition for grades 5 through 8. The deadline for the Discovery Education/3M Young Scientist Challenge is May 20, 2009. Over the summer, judges will choose up to 51 semifinalists: one from each state and the District of […]

  13. Earth Day Resources for the Classroom

    This Earth Day, start talking trash in your classroom! What happens to the waste we all produce? When does it make sense to recycle? Can trash become energy? Get answers to these timely topics brought to life at www.ThinkGreen.com/classroom, a new K-12 resource from Waste Management and powered by Discovery Education. Complete with standards-based lesson […]

  14. “Frame” Your Learning

      Our friends at Tech4Learning are celebrating their 10th birthday this year and somehow we’re the ones getting the presents!  Tech4Learning would like to give all STAR Discovery Educators a personal copy of their newly released Frames 4. To receive your own copy of Frames, fill out the form at: http://www.tech4learning.com/frames/denstar. Within 2 business days, […]

  15. CALLING ALL WHIZ KIDS: DISCOVERY EDUCATION AND 3M SEARCH FOR AMERICA’S TOP YOUNG SCIENTIST

     Middle School Students Can Enter for the Chance to Win $50,000 in U.S. Savings Bonds Do you know a middle school student who is eager to explore the wonders of science?  Discovery Education and 3M announce a call for entries in the 2009 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge (YSC), the nation’s premier science competition […]