Technology Recess at Central Elementary School in Des Plaines School District CCSD 62

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The staff that plays together, stays together. Discovery Principal, Kelly Krueger is helping transform teaching and learning at her school site this year for teachers and students. She recently hosted a “Technology Recess” for her staff.  Utilizing the expertise of her Discovery Education Teacher Leaders, together they faciliated an after-school professional learning and networking event for her […]

See Discovery Education on Tanked

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Hey! Guess who’s going to be on Animal Planet Friday night? (Not me; you know I’m more of a behind the scenes kind of gal.)  My friend Cindy Moss!!!!! She’s the Director of STEM Initiatives here at Discovery Education. That means Discovery Education will be making our debut on Animal Planet’s Tanked this Friday, November 14 […]

What Does It Mean To Experience Math?

The best lessons that I remember from my own math learning were the ones that involved interactivity with hands on tools and tasks that connected to real life. Curious about how others viewed math experiences, I engaged a global community of over 100 learners in conversations regarding math thinking. I asked, “What does it mean […]

DEN Trend Report: 11/12/14

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!   3 Predictors of Strong Digital Learning (eSchool News)  Student choice at the state level, student choice at the […]

SOS: Put On Your Thinking Hat

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Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. After watching the Discovery Education’s Remembrance National School Assembly and as I watch my social media feeds fill with memories of loved ones on this Veteran’s Day, this strategy came to mind. It’s so important […]