Discovery Education at your fingertips…..literally! : 2010-10-09
On October 8, 2010 Discovery Education streamed across the web using Livestream to announce their release of Discovery Education on the iPad. Yes, your fingers can now do some walking through Discovery Education. This site provides you a wealth of options with videos already matched up to meet your interests. Here is the list of the 10 categories to appear as soon as you login to the site on your iPad.
- Workplace Skills
- Language Arts
- Study Skills
- Social Studies
- Teaching Practices
- Visual Arts
- World Languages
Upon accessing the Discovery Education on iPad website (overview video) you can read further details about this brand new adventure into interactive education. After reading all the benefits of their new venture get your iPad out and open Safari or which ever other browser you may use on your iPad. Start exploring at Mobile.DiscoveryEducation.com. Users will need to login using their current username and password for Discovery Education.
Differentiate Instruction with Discovery Education : 2010-05-25
Differentiated Instruction is defined by Wikipedia as “…providing students with different avenues to acquiring content; to processing, constructing, or making sense of ideas; and to developing teaching products so that all students within a classroom can learn effectively, regardless of differences in ability.” I ask this question of all educators “Is this not what we look to accomplish when working with small groups or individual students?” Well, Discovery Education Streaming now has a viable answer for providing differentiated instruction. Click here to read more
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