As educators, we have an exciting opportunity to capitalize on dynamic ways to reach and inspire young people. By motivating students to engage in mediums they understand, we can help them reach their highest academic and personal potential. Investing in professional development is critical to achieving this success.
Whether you currently use one or more Discovery Education digital services or are just getting started, the Discovery Education Professional Development team is committed to helping professional learning communities around the world maximize their technology investment by connecting rich digital content with research-based instructional strategies. Whether you invest in a comprehensive professional development program customized for your district’s needs or choose one or two courses to support your local district’s goals, Discovery Education will deliver a comprehensive and engaging program with a focus of improving teaching and learning.
Achieving your established outcomes is an essential part of high quality professional development. Please see our Case Studies which demonstrate the success our partners have had with Discovery Education Professional Development.
Archive for November, 2010
While everyone in the US was gearing up for early morning bargain shopping, on Friday November 26, 2010 School District 36 in Surrey, BC Canada got the best deal of all, a day of Professional Development on the Discovery Education resources! Following a Professional Development day in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada on the eastern [...]
Posted: November 29th, 2010 under Uncategorized.
Tags: Canada, DEPD
To those of us from the mainland Hawaii is a paradise. Students and teachers at Waipahu Intermediate School are accustomed to their beautiful island. Waipahu Intermediate School has their own star with Erin Yagi. Not only is Ms. Yagi a Teacher of the Year, but she is a gracious host and innovative teacher. With two [...]
Posted: November 16th, 2010 under Uncategorized.
Tags: Discovery Streaming, PhotoStory, Waipahu Oahu Hawaii
Funny thing is, we should send THEM a thank you note for such a great collaborative training day in Charlotte, North Carolina! Fifty great teachers spent the day with us to learn the exciting, rich content inside of Discovery Education Health! There are so many great lesson plans, activities and information for these teachers to [...]
Posted: November 11th, 2010 under Uncategorized.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 Pardes Jewish Day School Teachers investigated Discovery Streaming. Pardes is a beautiful private school in Phoenix, Arizona. It is rated one of the top 10 schools in Arizona. Teachers worked to develop skills in embedding technology in the classroom. Many teachers were surprised to see that Streaming is more than just video. New strategies [...]
Posted: November 10th, 2010 under Uncategorized.
Tags: August 2010, Discovery Streaming, Pardes Jewish Day School, Scottsdale AZ