Attn: Houston Area Educators! Share Fair is Feb. 7

SHARE FAIR / STEMosphere HOUSTON: Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Fort Bend ISD’s Ridge Point High School from 9am until 4pm – Register Now! A free STEM Professional Development and Community Event Join us at Houston Share Fair on February 7, 2015! Educators and administrators register here: http://bit.ly/1CH4GOQ Share Fair is a FREE event that provides a place for […]

Wisconsin DEN Stars at FETC

Two Wisconsin DEN Stars, Cathy Houchin and Rita Mortenson recently attended FETC 2015 in Orlando, Florida.  It was a great week of learning and sharing.  We were able to learn many things from A to Z.  One of the highlights was the meet up with all our DEN peeps for a couple hours.  These family […]

If You Give a DEN Guru (Conni Mulligan) an iPad…….

My name is Conni Mulligan and I have been part of the Discovery Educator Network since 2005 when the service was called United Streaming.  Shortly after applying to become a STAR educator, I inquired about why North and South Carolina were combined on the DEN Leadership Council Blog instead of being separate states.  Well, long story […]

IOS8 DEN Style

DEN at the Apple Store

Submitted by Rita A. Mortenson In addition to having Discovery Streaming in our school districts, we also have a variety of mobile devices that allow for easy access to this great service, and an opportunity to personalize instruction for our learners.  With all the devices and operating systems available, we thought it would be a […]

iMake iLearn – Minecraft and DE Resources

iMake iLearn

How can Discovery Education resources and Minecraft be used to build deeper understandings of curricular concepts?  Here is just one way to use both of these powerful resources to engage students actively in learning and creation. To build background knowledge about different types of communities, I started by using Board Builder from Discovery Education.  Board […]