Tag archives for STAR Educators

  1. STARs: Tip-Toe Through the DE Techbook

    Discovery Education is giving STARS exclusive access to the New Techbook! Not only can you surf the Techbook to discover all the great resources and tools for you and your students, but Discovery Education Team will give you a complete tour, showing features that you otherwise would maybe overlook if  browsing the Techbook on your […]

  2. WI DEN Takes Over the Apple Store!

    On Saturday, 30 WI DEN Members came to the Apple Store: West Towne Mall, Madison WI. The morning started with casual sharing while enjoying coffee and rolls provided by the DEN. The Apple staff took time to explain many details and features of the iPad while showcasing some of the top apps available. Our Leadership […]

  3. Virtual Visit With Jennifer Dorman: Transforming Student Learning

    Will our students be ready for a global workplace?   Transforming Student Learning with CBL Last year, Salisbury Township School District implemented Professional Learning Communities K-12 as a way for teachers to model the District’s Mission Statement: Inspire, Think, Learn, Grow ~ Together. And together we have learned and taught, researched and studied, traveled in […]

  4. Teachers FLIP For Movie Making

    The presentation’s title was Students FLIP for Movie Making, but when Lynn Fuini-Hetten and Jennifer Brinson presented at LCTIs Teaching and Learning in Today’s World workshop, it was the teachers who were FLIPping over our PA DEN STARS and their “lesson from the field.” I wish I could have attended this session but I was […]

  5. "Brace for Impact" the STARS in NYC!

    Yes Brace for Impact the DEN STARS arrive in New York City! Thirty seats were available for STARS to attend the premiere of the documentary of Captain Cheslely Sullenberger, the pilot of flight 1549, who had to land the aircraft in the Hudson River because a flight of Canada geese flew into both engines. Over […]

  6. AFI Has STARS In Its Eyes

    Image via Wikipedia STAR Discovery Educators are invited to join us on June 18 and 19 in Silver Spring, MD for a special strand of the SilverDocs International Film Festival – SchoolDocs. Great professional development, access to screenings, and more! If you are interested in attending either day, contact Lance Rougeux Lance Rougeux (lance_rougeux@discovery.com) ASAP. […]

  7. Sowing the Seeds of Success with Blazoski and Daughrity

    Justin Karkow is facilitating Part 1 of Sowing Seeds of Success by taking a closer look at DEN STARS. Traci Blazoski, Clarion PA, was honored by PAECT as Teacher of the Year. She is a first grade teacher, and she will move on to national level competition for National Teacher of the Year. We wish […]

  8. PA DEN STAR Honored with Prestigious Teaching Award

    That’s right . . . The PA DEN is proud to share that our own Maryann Molishus has received the prestigious Milken Family Foundation National Educator Award.  Maryann is a 2nd grade teacher at Goodnoe Elementary School in the Council Rock School District (Newtown, PA). Here is a little more information about Maryann (copied from […]

  9. PA Discovery Educators Published!

    Congratulations to PA STARs, Meg Griffin and Jared Mader.  Both were published in the February 2008 (Vol. 35 No. 5) issue of ISTE‘s journal Learning and Leading with Technology.  Meg, an elementary teacher in the Central Bucks School District, was featured in the Point/Counterpoint segment addressing the Yes side of “Has technology improved your home-to-school connection?”  […]

  10. Exciting Opportunities

    I want to pass along two exciting opportunities from DEN . . . 1. Are you planning to attend NECC, the granddaddy of all ed tech conferences, this June?  If so, you are definitely lucky and making me duly jealous.   So, if you are one of the lucky attendees, the DEN team would like to assess […]

  11. Spring Reminders

    Since the PA Blog went live again in late February, we’ve posted a number of exciting announcements.  I want to take a quick minute to recap two of those items that were originally posted on the DEN National Blog.  DEN National Institutes They’re back!  Last summer we sponsored a series of wildly popular DEN institutes […]

  12. DEN National Institutes

    Just in case you haven’t visited the DEN National blog recently and haven’t checked your e-mail . . . DEN has announced the three locations of the much anticipated summer institutes.  Discovery Headquarters, Silver Spring, MDJune 18-22 Bahamas Cruise, leaving from Port Canaveral, FLJuly 14-19 University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CAAugust 6-10 I had […]

  13. What’s in your “bag” of tricks?

    Have you shared your unitedstreaming knowledge and expertise?  Did you learn something cool at a workshop and want to train others? If you are already a STAR Discovery Educator or aspiring to become a STAR Discovery Educator, we have a special opportunity just for you! Beginning October 1, 2006 through December 1, 2006, Discovery Educators […]

  14. Exclusive STAR Discovery Educator Promotion

    STAR Discovery Educators are entitled to an exclusive discount opportunity from Discovery Education and InFocus!  The DEN wants you to teach brilliantly, and maximize the value of engaging multimedia content from Discovery Education. Through this partnership, STAR Discovery Educators can purchase the IN24 multimedia projector from InFocus at an incredible price of only $480.00.   […]

  15. DEN Extra Credit Program

    Okay Super STARs this is a great opportunity for you to shine and get some fantastic goodies along the way–This is just one of the many benefits for STAR Discovery Educators. For the 2007 School Year, we’ll be rolling out new benefits and programs for STAR Discovery Educators. Our first new initiative is the DEN […]

  16. Reach STAR Status in the DEN

    As the DEN grows, we want to encourage our members to grow with us.  Therefore, we are enhancing the Discovery Educator Network so that we can offer special recognition and opportunities to members that actively participate. The most significant change to the structure of the DEN is the addition of a new level of membership. […]