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2016 Day of Discovery in Knoxville, TN

Saturday, April 30 was a day filled with learning, sharing and connecting among educators at L&N STEM Academy in Knoxville, TN. Over 130 educators from across North America attended the event. There were sessions from the Discovery Education team as well as DEN Gurus  and area DEN Stars. Creating Digital Storytelling Projects with Storyboard That:



Happy Teacher Appreciation Week 2016

Throughout the world, day in and day out, educators like you dedicate their lives to transforming the lives of others. Through incredibly hard work and an unexplainable kindness, teachers spark a love of learning in their students. Teachers help students reach their full potential by encouraging curiosity and exploration. At Discovery Education, we know how


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SOS: Save the Last Word for Me

Save the Last Word for Me is a discussion strategy that requires all students to participate as active speakers and listeners. Its clearly de?ned structure helps shy students share their ideas and ensures that frequent speakers practice being quiet. It can be used as a way to help students debrief a video or reading passage.



DEN Weekly Update: April 29, 2016

Here is this week’s DEN Weekly Update. Take a few minutes to catch up with your community. Learn more about Discovery STEM day (May 6), check out highlights from the community on social media and nominate a colleague for a DENny Award. As always you can find the newest Spotlight on Strategy and Lively Lesson. -Your

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IWitness Video Challenge: Your #TBT Activity

Happy #TBT Last week we looked at constructing your story, focusing in on the video editor.  This week we are going to take a break from the weekly activities to hear from our IWitness Video Challenge Program Champion, Karen Wells. Over the next several Thursdays, we’ll highlight a #TBT Activity for your class and showcase previous winners.  Think of

Get to Know Your Community

Get to Know Your Community: Dave Tchozewski

Get to Know Your Community, introduces you to your fellow community members. Each week, we will interview a different Discovery Education community member. You’ll get to know who they are, what their favorite Spotlight on Strategies is, and they’ll play 20 questions in 60 seconds. Each participant will see how many questions they can answer