Author Archives: Kyle Schutt

LAST CHANCE! Upload your video to the DEN’s Dr. Lodge Video Challenge

LAST CHANCE! Upload your video to the DEN’s Dr. Lodge Video Challenge

That’s right.  Today is the final day we’ll be accepting submissions for the DEN’s Dr. Lodge Video Challenge.  If you have already filmed your video and simply delayed in uploading it, wait no more! If you haven’t taken part in the contest, you can still participate next Wednesday, May 9th when we launch the public voting phase

1 Week Left to Enter the DEN’s Dr. Lodge Video Challenge

That’s right, this Friday, May 4th is your last chance to submit your videos! Looking for more info?  Check out the contest website or keep on scrolling…   What’s the Dr. Lodge Video Challenge? Simply select one of Dr. Lodge McCammon’s pre-selected, standards-based songs, learn the corresponding moves from the kinesthetic lectures, film your music

Re: Dr. Lodge Video Challenge

Dear Community, It has come to our attention that some of you have been wrestling with our upload tool for the Dr. Lodge Video Contest. Uh-oh! While we are impressed with your persistance and stick-to-it-ness, we do apologize for the struggle.  We have called-in IT for support (yeah that’s right, even the techies call for

Formative Assessment Principles

by Dr. Jason Parker, North Carolina LC Member “Ideas about assessments have undergone important changes in recent years.  In the new view, assessment and learning are two sides of the same coin….When students engage in assessments, they should learn from those assessments” (National Research Council, 1996, pp. 5-6).  This statement reflects the current mood of

Builder Tools, How do you use them?

As promised, here is another post from North Carolina Leadership Council member Diane Ripollone about how she loves to use the Builder Tools for evaluating student learning.  Enjoy! Discovery Builder Tools, How do you use them? written by Diane Ripollone, NC Leadership Council As a new year begins so do the questions. Some of my

The Stars Came Out for the Discovery Back to School Night

Discovery Stars and DEN members interested in becoming a Star were shining at the Teacher Training Center in Fleming Island, Florida, Tuesday, August 16.  Over thirty DEN members from three counties met with Kyle Schutt, Manager for Discovery Educator Network, along with Leadership Council Members Trudi Lawson, Janet Hallstrom, Cheryl Woolwine, and Carol Papuga. Cheryl,