Stay up-to-date with all the resources, events, programs, and tools – brought to you by your Discovery Education Community. Community Update At-a-Glance Generation Beyond Winners Middle School students were challenged to design a habitation module that would dock with Orion to one day carry astronauts to Mars. Congratulations to this years winners from Edison,
Water, Water, (Challenges) Everywhere… This month we look towards a Glocal (Global & local impact) challenge in society: water. Whether we look at issues with water pollution, access to drinkable water, using water as an energy source, or changing weather patterns; water is impacting us all. The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has declared the
We love our Ignite events. Vancouver really loves their Ignite events. On May 16th we held our 4th in the area since 2014. This time we featured several community members from Alberta who were attending another Discovery event for leaders. As always, Rose Pillay was in attendance. If you don’t know Rose, she’s worth following
Are you looking for a leadership opportunity this fall? Do you want to build community among educators in your district or region? Looking for ways to learn more about Discovery Education resources and try out instructional strategies? The DEN Ambassador Program is an excellent way to achieve any of these goals! The DEN Ambassador program provides
Will you be at #ISTE17 in San Antonio, TX later this month? Members of the Discovery Education Team and your Community will be sharing a number of sessions featuring Discovery Education resources. Be sure to stop by one of the below sessions to learn, share & connect with your Discovery Education Community! Sometimes the schedule
Stay up-to-date with all the resources, events, programs, and tools – brought to you by your Discovery Education Community. Community Update At-a-Glance Stream On… This page that provides you with a preview of some of the great upcoming enhancements to Discovery Education streaming. Join the New Community Site We celebrated our 1,000th member of our brand
We love to celebrate our community. Each year we ask our community to submit names that deserve special recognition. The 2017 DENny awards featured some of the very best people in our community. And here are the winners: Expertise: Renee Henderson. Prince George County, Maryland. “I have worked with Renee for the past 8 years and
Join us at this annual event where we recognize members of the DEN Community who have gone above and beyond for the community during the school year. With categories like the RJ Stangerlin (for excellence in blogging), and Rising STAR (for new STARs), we recognize greatness within the community. Tuesday we’ll be handing out these
This week’s SOS Story comes to us from Lodi, California. With DEN Star and Ambassador Lead Martha Snider at the helm, this group of nine DEN Ambassadors took the SOS challenge and ran with it! Each member of the Ambassador group not only tried SOS in the classroom, but also agreed to share what they did so that we could celebrate and learn with them. Here are their stories.
In this week’s DEN Trend Report
>Teachers’ Readiness and Willingness to Adopt Digital Tools for Learning
>Linking Professional Development to Teacher Evaluations
>The Hard Truths and False Starts About Edtech Efficacy Research
>Bent on Discovery
>Debunked: 5 myths about classroom technology
>Teachers speak: What PD actually works?
>CSI effect livens up science education
>A California high school trains students for careers in forensic biotechnology
>If Edtech Efficacy Research Ignores Implementation, How Does It Help Improve Education?
>Five Professional Development Resources For The Summer
>Using Digital Content to Increase Student Engagement