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Oh the Weather Outside is Frightful…..

Oh the Weather Outside is Frightful…..

Well, maybe not frightful, but rain is falling outside my window and according to the news report it is likely to turn to snow flurries by morning.  How do we turn news reports into learning opportunities?  Siemens Science Day: Learning By Doing makes it easy with this month’s activity theme “Weather You Like It Or

A Road Side Emergency with a Cash Prize!

They were surprised when I shared with them that according to studies, they were considered worse drivers than the elderly.  I was surprised when I polled them, that 90% knew of a teenage that had driven under the influence. I think my family was most excited about this project.  I was the most fearful.  I

25 Free Resources from Discovery Education

  This past weekend, the CT DEN LC sponsored the CT Day of Discovery. We held in-person sessions, along with having a room set up to participate in the Fall Virtual Conference. I presented a session on 25 Free Resources from Discovery Education. Here is the list and links to the sites. Please share it

A Parent’s Guide to Safer Teen Driving

Join Discovery Education and Toyota for “A Parent’s Guide to Safer Teen Driving” on Tuesday, June 7th at 7pm ET. Jim Million, an experienced driving safety coach, will walk you through the resources available for parents of first-time teen drivers as well as share why parents’ involvement and coaching is so important to building good

Join Museum and Great Smoky Mountains National Park staff for an exciting weekend of spring in the mountains! This trek is partially subsidized by a grant from Toyota through the Friends of the Smokies, so you can’t beat the price! Email Mike Dunn (mike.dunn@ncdenr.gov) or Melissa Dowland (melissa.dowland@ncdenr.gov) or for more information. Registration information found

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