Author Archives: Kyle Schutt

Discovery Education in Action: Danielle Williams

Discovery Education in Action: Danielle Williams

Welcome to the first in a series of upcoming webinars, blog posts, and livestreams as we drop-in on Discovery Education classrooms to see Discovery Education in Action.  Last month we had the opportunity to visit Danielle Williams’s class in Willmington, NC.  Here’s what she had to say.   Background: B.S. Geology- Radford University, M.A. Teaching Secondary

Submit Your Question for the First Lady!

Of the People: Exchange for a Day with First Lady Michelle Obama The First Lady will be traveling to Cuba during the week of March 21, 2016.  During her trip, as on previous international trips to Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and China, the First Lady will focus on the power and importance of education,

Want Discovery Education to Visit Your Classroom?

We are looking for community members (i.e., YOU!) who are willing to open the doors to their classrooms (literally) to show what Discovery Education looks like in action in a classroom! If you are interested in showcasing the great work you are doing with your students, please express interest by completing our form.   Fill

5 Ways to Use Discovery Education – October Edition

Monday marked our 9th 5 Ways to Use Discovery Education webinar.  Each month we are highlighting DEN Community members as they share five unique strategies, tools, or resources for using Discovery Education in your classroom. Brandon Wislocki & Kristen Davis kicked off the event by sharing their latest blog & video series called Get To Know Your Community. Listen

Live Virtual Event on Energy next Tuesday with EPA Administrator

  Live Virtual Event Engages Middle-School Students on the Importance of Saving Energy On October 27, join Discovery Education and special guest, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, for a LIVE virtual discussion to celebrate National ENERGY STAR® Day.   As the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Administrator McCarthy’s job is to find common sense ways

Facts About Food: A new interactive resource for your classroom

Discovery Education and CME Group have launched the second in their series of Economics-based learning modules for the Econ Essentials program titled Facts about Food. The self-paced module guides high school students in their exploration of economics concepts from a modern farming perspective.  It’s the journey of food from the farm to the consumer’s table that makes the classroom

Enter Now: 2016 TeenDrive365 Challenge

Last year, Elijah W. from Chicago, IL left his distractions at the curb for First Place and $15,000. So which talented teens will step up to win the grand prize in 2016? Charge your batteries. Recruit your friends. Finalize your scripts. And get your entries in by March 7, 2016! This year we’ve added even

The Ultimate Cool School Sweepstakes is Now Open!

Enter Daily for Your Chance to Win a Free Year of Discovery Education Science!   The Siemens Science Day Ultimate Cool School Sweepstakes is now open, and it’s easy to enter! Enter each day to increase your chances of winning free, yearlong access to Discovery Education Science for your school. Discovery Education Science is a

Who will be America’s Top Young Scientist?

2015 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 3:00pm ET Live from the 3M Innovation Center The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is the nation’s premier science competition for students in grades 5-8. Ten national finalists were chosen, and have been working all summer to bring their ideas and inventions