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Discovery Education Booth Schedule at NECC

Discovery Education Booth Schedule at NECC

NECC is just under a week away, and we hope you’re as jazzed for it as we are!  Our home on the conference floor will be Booth #3228 and we’ve got a packed schedule there.  You’ll be able to see presentations such as: Discovery the Possibilities with Discovery Educaiton Digital Services Multimedia Einsteins: Discovery Education

Keep your STAR status!

Don’t forget!!  In order to maintain your STAR status, you must report at least two of your events for the 2008-2009 school year by August 31, 2009.  We don’t want anybody to lose their STAR status, so be sure you take the time to let us know about all the times you’ve shared the power

Scott Kinney on the Future of Learning

Today, the House Education and Labor Committee held a hearing to examine how technology, innovative education tools, and digital content are transforming and improving education in America.  The DEN’s very own Scott Kinney, Vice President of Outreach and Professional Development for Discovery Education, served as one of seven panelists who testified as to how technology

As Australia wraps up, South Africa ramps up!

While Jannita’s journey with Discovery Student Adventures to Australia is wrapping up, DSA South Africa is just beginning!  Two days of travel split up by a brief exploration of Frankfurt, Germany have led us to our first day in Cape Town. This morning, we’re getting an overview of the country, before we hop on the

Region 11 Summer Media Adventure

Ft Worth TX was the place to be on Friday as the Region 11 team hosted its annual Summer Media Adventure.  Molly and I thoroughly enjoyed visiting with everybody and seeing all of the great ways that teachers are using digital media in the classroom.  For those of you who attended the 50 Ways to

Another award? For us?? We’re blushing!

If you check out the June 2009 issue of Scholastic Administrator Magazine, you’ll be able to read all about how the Discovery Educator Network website has been awarded the 2009 Best in Tech award for Professional Development and Resource Solutions! We’ve won our fair share of awards (would you believe this is our fourth?), and