DENSI 2014: Day 3 Recap

Our first day of sessions was just as hectic and brain-meltingly awesome as I expected.  I especially LOVED all the toys that Steve Dembo brought for us to try out this afternoon in the DENovation session! I have to start making a list of all the things I want need to get for my classroom, which should be […]

Kyle Schutt: Rockin’ and Rollin’ with FREE Tools from Discovery Education

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Kyle Schutt criss-crosses the country helping educators better understand how technology and digital media can be used to support instruction, motivate students, and increase passion for learning. As a role model, Kyle continually fosters relationships and community-building by hosting in-person and virtual events for the Discovery Educator Network. Think of Kyle as our mobile DEN […]

Patti Duncan: 10 AWESOME STEM Lesson Ideas for NON-Science Classes

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So what, you may ask, is all the fervor about. It’s Patti Duncan time and she’s doing what she does best: exciting students and teachers to learn and share, the DEN way. Her way. Just check out her photo. Dont you just love it. Her too. Educator, scientist, technology consultant, professional development trainer. STEM and […]

Kathy Schrock: Utilizing Mobile Devices for Activators & Summarizers

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The powerhouse continues. Really, that’s all DEN has; fantastic DEN Stars and Gurus who do it all, and Kathy Schrock–she’s all that–and more. Famous for her award-winning Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators, a now retired from education Kathy is still an active participant in Discovery Education. She maintains an active DE blog, Kathy’s Katch, where […]

Tim Childers: Teaching With Just One Image

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Anyone knows that after a powerhouse speaker like Dr. Lodge McCammon, you need to follow up with an equally potent powerhouse, and that’s exactly what Discovery Education did. Meet Tim Childers, L&N STEM Academy, Assistant Principal of Tennessee’s only Apple School of Distinction,  (and yes he helped make it one),  blogged for TN DEN Leadership […]