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  1. MO DEN Hosts Live Sci-Con Event in St. Louis

    DEN SCIcon was another great event this year providing professional development to teachers across the country in both virtual and face-to-face venues. This year, 19 people came to CSD in St. Louis to attend the DEN virtual conference and learn from one another. By all accounts the event was spectacular and we even had a […]

  2. DEN SCIcon 2012 – what a great event!

      The 3rd Annual DEN SCIcon was held this past Saturday, January 28th. The DEN SCIcon provides participants with effective strategies for transforming science classes through effective integration of digital media content. The conference was broadcast live and online so many people joined in from home. There were also in-person events around the country, hosted by […]

  3. Discovery Education’s SciCon 2012

    Looking for something to do on Saturday, January 28th?  Look no further – Discovery Education and the DEN are proud to share SciCon 2012.  A day of virtual science presentation for educators like you.  For more information, check out the slides below or download the pdf to share with your colleagues. SciCon 2012 View more […]

  4. SCICon in Albany, GA

    Create your own video slideshow at animoto.com. Thanks to everyone who came out to the GA DEN SCICon event in Albany on Saturday! Special kudos to Melissa and Clarence from the Flint RiverQuarium! They did a great job of showcasing the wonderful activities that they provide for school groups visiting the Flint RiverQuarium. If you […]

  5. Remembering SciCon 2011

    Just a reminder that all the SCICon resources–webinars and presenter resources–will be posted to the DEN Global Blog within a week. A very special thank you to all the presenters, the DEN LCs that hosted live in-person events, and to the behind-the-scenes people and planners who often remain unsung. Thank you for a delivering a […]

  6. Closing the DEN SCICon with Stormchaser Reed Timmer: Into the Storm ~ Following the Love of Science

    Brad Fountain Leave it to the DEN SciCon to deliver professional development that is relevant, authentic, inquiry-based, global, and interactive with the best-in-the-business presenters. Add to that streaming live. Love it. Always appreciate when you can find everything in one place. That’s just one of the things I love about Discovery Education. Another is this […]

  7. Top Ten Free Science Resources from Discovery Education: DEN SCIcon with Lance Rougeux

    Lance Rougeux is hosting a collaborative sharing of free science resources from DE with the winners of the Siemens Challenge 2010. At the halfway mark, we begin with the Top 10. Lance stated that there are many partnerships between Discovery and global resources, but these 10 provide labs and interactive educational resources. You can find […]

  8. Real Students, Real Teachers, Real Results: Implementing Discovery Education Science: DEN SCIcon with Dr. Cindy Moss

    Cindy Moss, Director of Science and Math, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, is our West Coast Keynote. Her dissertation looked at factors in the learning environment that lead to improved learning. Her answer: collaboration, inquiry-based learning, and a supportive teacher. Her intervention students were at-risk students who had failed at least 2 classes and had absenteeism issues. Moss’s […]

  9. The Student Experience: Engaging and Assessing Young Scientists: DEN SCIcon with Mike Bryant

    Just a reminder that all the webinars will be archived and resources shared on the DEN Global blog. Click here to download Mike’s presentation. Also, you can access the STEM anthem written and performed by Lodge McCammon by clicking here. Bryant began by remembering a language arts teacher who once told him you “have to […]

  10. The Five E’s of Inquiry-Based Instruction: DEN SCIcon Keynote Patti Duncan

    Our very own PA DEN Guru, Patti Duncan, opens the Second Annual DEN SCIcon with the Five E’s of Inquiry-Based Instruction. Patti is also the PA DEN Events Chair and Discovery keeps her very busy sharing her expertise across the country. Patti is a respected STEM educator and lead science presenter who does fantastic work […]

  11. DEN SCIcon 2011

    January 22 is almost here! We’re gearing up for the 2nd annual DEN SCIcon and hope you’ll join us either virtually or in one of the in-person events planned across the country. DEN SCIcon focuses on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for transforming their science classes through the meaningful and effective […]

  12. Register now for the Texas Talking Points Conference

    There will be a unique conference on January 22, 2011, you won’t want to miss. The Talking Points Conference aims to facilitate discussion among educators on various topics important to a 21st century classroom. With breakout sessions that center around archived DEN Virtual Conference presentations, K12 Online Conference presentations, TED Talks, and other sources, educators […]