#SpaceDay2015: From Tannhäuser Gate to the Pillars of Creation


This is a featured guest post written by Wyatt Channell, Executive Producer for Science Channel’s How the Universe Works.  Don’t forget to register for our #OfthePeople Virtual Field Trip to NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center this Friday at 1 PM EDT! I couldn’t tell you how many programs I’ve made about space over the last five years. I’ve […]

DEN Trend Report: 4/29/15

DEN Trend Report Featured

In this week’s DEN Trend Report:
>Deep or Wide? Two Takes on Ed-Tech Professional Development from AERA
>Want Reform? Principals Matter
>What Can Technology Do for Tomorrow’s Children?
>Digital Natives, Yet Strangers to the Web
>These Students Are Using PBL to Define Their Own Learning
>The Forest School Revolution: Leaves, Logs and Life Skills
>Ed-Tech Groups See Promise in K-12 Tech Amendment to ESEA

Principal Update: 4/25/15

 Greetings Discovery Principals! There’s one more week to apply for our FREE professional development and networking event the DEN Summer Institute Principal Summit. We hope that you’ll join us for this transformative learning event. This week’s update includes Trending Articles: 3 Ways Technology Should Be Reinventing Rural Education, Kindergartners Who Share iPads May Perform Better, […]

Fun Fact Friday: ISSelfie, Star Trek Style!


If you read last week’s Fun Fact Friday, you already know that the ISSpresso coffee maker was launched into space, and due to dock with the International Space Station. What you might not know is what the machine’s intended recipient, astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti, wore to greet its arrival! Cristoforetti donned a uniform from the television […]

Wednesday Blog Hiatus

Hello everyone! We’ll be taking a break from Wednesday blog posts for a while, but don’t worry! We’re still here to answer your questions by phone, email, Twitter, and chat, and we’re working on tons of other projects. Make sure to keep your eyes open for more episodes of our Support YouTube series, Discovery Education […]