Author Archives: Lisa Parisi

Discovery Education Streaming in Times Square!

Discovery Education Streaming in Times Square!

The Discovery Education team is proud to present its streaming overview and training series at the Discovery Times Square Exposition! Come and learn new ways to use and embed Discovery Education streaming media into your curriculum and then go explore media in a whole new way by visiting the Titanic, DiVinci, and, coming soon, the

Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge

Are you teaching America’s next Top Young Scientist?? The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is now open for entries for 2010.  The challenge is the nation’s premier science competition for students in grades 5 through 8.  Ten finalists will be selected to receive an all-expense paid trip to New York City to compete in the final

DEN SciCon 2010

Today was an all day online free conference sponsored by the DEN, focusing on transforming science classes through the use of digital media.  I was not able to attend one of the many live events that occurred all around the country but I did get to attend from home.  Some of the presenters were Lance Rougeux, Brad

Win a 21st Century Classroom from CDW and the DEN

Once again, CDW and the DEN have teamed up to run an amazing contest.  You could win a 21st Century Classroom – an interactive whiteboard, notebook computers, wireless cart, projector, and document camera. Also included is a $5000 digital media grant from Discovery Education! Imagine how this would change your classroom. Increase your chances of

Brace for Impact Screening in NYC

*Originally posted on the National DEN blog by Lance Rougeux   We have 8 tickets to give away to STAR Discovery Educators for the world premiere screening of Brace for Impact: The story behind the miraculous landing of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson. Tuesday, January 5 at 6:30 pmThe Walter Reade Theater70 Lincoln Center Plaza

Live Event for the DEN SciCon

The DEN SciCon is coming soon!January 9th the DEN is hosting a wonderful online conference.“DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for transforming their science classes through the meaningful and effective integration of digital media content.”For our New York area DEN

DEN SciCon 2010

  Saturday, January 9, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Drop by for an hour or stay for the whole day! It’s virtual and it’s FREE! Register at: About DEN SCIcon DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for

NEH Summer Professional Development Opportunities

Wondering how to spend your summer?  Looking for some great professional development opportunities?  The NEH (National Endowment for Humanities) is sponsoring teachers for it’s week long history professional development workshop this summer. The workshops center around a time and place in history.  They take place all around the country, depending on the topic. Click here

King Tut Returns to NYC

Don’t miss this great opportunity from National Geographic: TUTANKHAMUN AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE PHAROAHS April 2010 – January 2011 Witness over 130 priceless objects from the tomb of King Tut and other Egyptian pharoahs…See the iconic coffinette constructed out of gold and semi-precious jewels…Learn about the discovery and excavation of Tut’s tomb and the mystery

Leonardo DaVinci's Workshop – Free Premiere

Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity for DEN Educators! Presenting Leonardo DaVinci’s Workshop A Free Premiere for DEN Educators. Discovery Times Square Exposition 226 West 44th Street Monday, Nov. 30th from 4 – 10p for a Free Preview of this World Premier Exhibit! Plus, book your class field trip and receive: • Discounted student tickets just