DEN Weekly Update: January 16, 2015

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This issue of the DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you. Here are just a few of the things to look forward to reading. Techbook LIVE is January 24 Meet us at PETE&C as we kick off DENapalooza 2015 Share an exciting reading experience with First Lady Barbara Bush Get a dose […]

Tech Brief w Justin- Google Cardboard

Hello! Happy belated new year! For the first post of the new near, I wanted to jump into a lesser known (and surprisingly simple) technology developed by Google.  Google Cardboard was created to show the relative simplicity (and accessibility) of creating your very own virtual reality experience. Now I know what you may be thinking…cardboard? […]

Taking Another Look at ‘Think Before You Link’

Kyle Schutt wrote a post last month on ‘Are Your Students Safe Online?’ sharing about the new Intel © Security Digital Safety Program: Think Before You Link. Not to be biased (OK, well maybe just a little!), but any time Discovery Education partners with another organization I know I need to take a closer look. […]

DEN Trend Report: 1/14/15

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    Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!   New federal guidelines highlight civil rights of English language learners (The Washington Post) There are […]

Community Member of the Week: Elaine Plybon


This week for we are checking in with Elaine Plybon from Keller ISD in Texas. Elaine works as the Facilitator of Transformative Learning providing PD for Career and Technology in Keller ISD. Elaine has been using Discovery Education for nearly 10 years. “I can remember someone handing me a sheet that had a passcode on […]