Author Archives: Emily Wirth

Community Member of the Week: Sandi Dennis

Community Member of the Week: Sandi Dennis

      This week we are checking in with Sandi Dennis, Library Media Specialist, Instructional Technology Specialist & Lead Media Specialist for City Schools of Decatur, GA.  Sandi has been using Discovery Education resources for approximately 12 years.  “It was the first tool I found that made sense to educators and it is still my

Lively Lessons: FIVE Programs

 Working on your weekly lesson plans? Our new Sunday blog series, Lively Lessons, will provide you with Discovery Education content and lesson plan ideas!    Does your classroom have the winter blues? Bring paradise to your students by viewing FIVE: Galapagos Islands. Each two-minute episode in Discovery Education’s new FIVE series features five facts related to

Lively Lessons: Discovery Atlas Interactive Map

Working on your weekly lesson plans? Our new Sunday blog series, Lively Lessons, will provide you with Discovery Education content and lesson plan ideas! A large map is common in classrooms from kindergarten to high school. With the use of digital tools becoming more common, many educators are incorporating digital maps into their lessons. While digital maps

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

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