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A Parent’s Guide to Safer Teen Driving

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

Training Resources for Discovery Education tools and apps

by David Andrade, http://tinyurl.com/edtechguy I found this great list of Discovery Education Training Resources on Jen Dorman’s blog (she is a DEN Account Manager). Most of the great resources Discovery Education has to offer for educators are listed here. Training Resources Discovery Educator Network Discovery Education streaming – Links to service overviews, demonstrations, and efficacy research Discovery Education streaming

My Top 10 Free Discovery Resources

Dave’s Top 10 Lists Discovery Resources They are all free. They are in no specific order of preference. Click on the links for more information about each one and it’s use in education. Discovery Education is an excellent resource for teachers. Many teachers know about Discovery Streaming, the Discovery Channel, or even Discovery Middle School

Top Ten Free Science Resources from Discovery Education: DEN SCIcon with Lance Rougeux

Lance Rougeux is hosting a collaborative sharing of free science resources from DE with the winners of the Siemens Challenge 2010. At the halfway mark, we begin with the Top 10. Lance stated that there are many partnerships between Discovery and global resources, but these 10 provide labs and interactive educational resources. You can find

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