Author Archives: Karen Goldman

DE Professional Development Team Heads to B.C.

Discovery Education Professional Development staff fly out to northwest Canada to breathtaking views and snowy mountain tops. Teachers at  School District #36 in Surrey, British Columbia participated in a day of hands-on training. Teachers were inspired to drive student learning  using digital media in the classroom. Read more about the day at Surrey from our Discovery

Day of Discovery at Saint John, New Brunswick School District #8

What an amazing day with engaging activities, sharing ideas and learning about Discovery Education at the Day of Discovery at New Brunswick School District #8 in Eastern Canada. Steve Dembo, Director of Social Media and Online Community at Discovery Education, kicked off the day as the keynote speaker sharing his inspiring and creative session on

Philippe Cousteau & Discovery Education head to Saint John, NB

Discovery Education Canada launched a two day event at School District #8 in Saint John, New Brunswick kicking off a new partnership. Today hundreds of students joined Philippe Cousteau and Discovery on-site and in a live webcast sharing his passion for the ocean. As an educator and conservationist, Philippe urged students to take action to make

Canadian Winter Webinar Series

Yes, you can participate in engaging professional development and all you need is a computer and internet access! Do you use Discovery Education ‘streaming’ Canada in your classroom? Did you know that in addition to our videos there we also have sound effects, images, encyclopedia articles and more. Have you created a writing prompt and

Sharing Discovery Education

Have you shared Discovery Education with others? A lunch and learn, conference or a PD training?  Tell us your story. Check out Dawn Peters and Sarah Thompson’s experience sharing DE with a neighboring school in SK!

Fall Virtual Conference at Chief Poundmaker

Canadian DEN STARS enjoying some coffee and sweets! Our DEN FAll Virtual Conference experience started at our favorite Canadian coffee shop. We needed a ‘pep me up” for the early start of the day! Thanks STARS for meeting me and driving with me to your school. If I didn’t have you with me I would

Highlight on New DEN STAR

Cathi Poplar NB3 21st Century Learning Mentor New Brunswick District #2 I am a new DEN STAR Educator and have been actively involved in supporting 21 Century Skills and Project Based learning for the last 8 years, working with staff and students in Kindergarten through Grade Twelve. I strongly believe in collaborative partnerships, and have

Highlighting our Newest Discovery STAR Educator

Hi! My name is Richard Daley and just became a DEN STAR Educator! What school do you work at and what is your role? I am one of four Technology Mentors for covering 38 schools in our area at School District #2 in New Brunswick, Canada. As a mentor I provide training to students, teachers and