Tag archives for TAW2014

  1. Take the DEN to Work Day Archives: Game on!

    Take the DEN to Work Day was already a week ago.  In case you missed it, we’ve been highlighting the webinar archives all week long.  Our final archive to share is Hall Davidson’s trivia-inspired session that challenged students from across the country.   The archive from Hall’s session is available here. Take the DEN to Work Day: DEN […]

  2. Take the DEN to Work Day Archives: Try This at Home!

    Take the DEN to Work Day was last Friday. Jannita Demian ramped up our scientific thinking with Try This at Home!, our third session that shared fun, simple, and safe experiments with step-by-step guidelines on how to try this at home!  The archive is now available here. Take the DEN to Work Day: DEN Teacher Appreciation Week 2014 Try This […]

  3. Take the DEN to Work Day Archives: Story Time with Steve!

    Take the DEN to Work Day was last Friday. Our second session featured Steve Dembo, who shared a fun, interactive story and inspired students to create their own.  Later in the day, Steve rejoined us to share several of the student-created Boards from the morning.  Both archives are now available here.   Take the DEN to Work Day: […]

  4. Take the DEN to Work Day Archives: Would Your Rather?

    Take the DEN to Work Day was last Friday. Patti Duncan kicked off the day with an interactive session for students that inspired creative problem solving.  The archive is now available.  Enjoy! Take the DEN to Work Day: DEN Teacher Appreciation Week 2014 Would You Rather?… have a stack of quarters from the floor to the top […]

  5. The Last Giveaways


    We have a few more prize packs to giveaway thanks to our friends at TechSmith. To have a chance at winning, simply share your answer to the following question in the comments below. Share a teacher (could be one you had when you were a student – or even a colleague) who has inspired you […]

  6. More Goodies from TechSmith


    We are happy to report that we STILL have more prizes to giveaway thanks to our friends at TechSmith. They are really showing the #DENlove this week by hooking up a bunch of educators with great prizes. To have a chance at winning one of the prize packs, all you have to do is share […]

  7. Day 4 – Teacher Appreciation Week – Tech4Learning


      Today, the fourth day of Teacher Appreciation Week, we’d like to remind you that you inspire us every day. Your passion and relentless energy to improve education and help your students achieve great things is awesome. It’s also #Throwback Thursday and you can see some interesting pictures of your DEN Team from their days […]

  8. Teacher Appreciation Week Crosses the Pond

    This year Discovery Education brought Teacher Appreciation Week to the United Kingdom.  James Massey and Mike Bryant, from Discovery Education, hit the motorway completing a whirlwind tour of England hand delivering invitations to the DEN Summer Institute.   Today, we surprised teachers at Green Dragon Primary School in Brentford, London with breakfast.   “Thank you […]

  9. A Special Teacher Appreciation Week Treat from our Friends at ASCD

    These articles from Educational Leadership are shared as a special gift from our friends at ASCD in recognition of Teacher Appreciation Week. “Students First, Not Stuff,” Will Richardson, Educational Leadership, March 2013 “The Basics of Blended Instruction,” Catlin R. Tucker, Educational Leadership, March 2013 “New Literacies and the Common Core,” William Kist, Educational Leadership, March 2013 “Teaching the iGeneration,” Larry D. […]

  10. Nothing but Love!!!

    This past year, I have officially crossed over to the other side of the “desk”  I became the parent of a kindergartner. It’s a strange world over here.  I have tried hard to be a supportive mom without becoming “that” parent.  We have been abundantly blessed to live in the boundary of the Orange Unified […]

  11. We Have More TechSmith Prize Packs For You


    No, we are not kidding, our friends at TechSmith have really hooked us up and we’re passing along the goods to you! Today is the third day of DEN Teacher Appreciation Week and we’ve got another question for you. Share your answer and you just might win some cool prizes. We will be selecting up […]

  12. Day 3 – Teacher Appreciation Week – Been & WeVideo


      Teacher Appreciation Week continues, and today we are going to spread the #DENlove twice as much. You deserve to be showered with the best because you work so hard to transform teaching and learning through your involvement in the DEN. Thank you. Please take advantage of the opportunities below from two new friends of […]

  13. The Golden Ticket

    So this was fun. A few weeks ago I hosted a wonderful gathering in Winnipeg with various members from the DEN, DENSTARS and folks who regularly participate in #mbedchat. Steve and I were there and as always connected with so many tremendous educators from Manitoba. But I did have a secret mission that I was […]

  14. DEN Teacher Appreciation Week is Here!


    Here is a short message from Lance Rougeux, Vice President of Learning Communities at Discovery Education. Teacher Appreciation Week is here and the DEN is in the giving spirit.  We’d like to simply say thank you for your hard work and everything you are doing for your students. We can’t begin to express how much […]