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DENapalooza Hits Atlanta!

DENapalooza Hits Atlanta!

The second stop on the DENapalooza tour has been finalized.  We’ll be stopping in the Atlanta area on April 27th.  Join the DEN for this exciting day of professional development with formal presentations from DEN STARs in the morning and an unconference in the afternoon. Registration is NOW OPEN! For more information about DENapalooza, visit

Alabama DEN Team Rocked McWane’s World!

Alabama’s DEN STARS had time to meet and share ideas Wednesday, June 16th, when many were in Birmingham attending the Alabama Technology Education Conference.  The event, called “McWane’s World Rocks the Stars,” was held at the McWane Science Center, a popular hands-on science center located close to the conference’s downtown meeting place.  A delightful and

McWane’s World Rocks the DEN Stars!

Attending AETC? How about an evening of food and fun while you’re there? Bring a fellow educator with you! The Alabama DEN Leadership Council would like to invite you to enjoy an evening with the STARS at the McWane Science Center. Meet DEN Stars from around AL Enjoy some great food Find out how you

Birmingham Day of Discovery: Join Us Nov. 20

Discovery Education is pleased to present an Assessment Day of Discovery for Alabama educators on Saturday, November 20th! This exciting and interactive day of professional development will highlight creative ways to meet your students’ needs through on-going assessments and targeted instruction. Discovery Education has teamed up with Birmingham City School District to host the event

Marshall County Summer Academy

We are thrilled to be in Alabama for the Marshall County Summer Academy. This is a huge professional development event sponsored sponsored by the schools districts of Albertville, Arab, Boaz, Guntersville, and Marshall County and hosted by Arab City Schools. We are facilitating two sessions: 21st Century Learning: Researching in the Digital Age and Beginning

New Ways for STARs to Keep on Shining!

As the new school year approaches, now is the time to make sure your STAR status is intact. We’ve added a couple other options to help you demonstrate how you actively contribute to the community. There are lots of ways to stay active: • Report at least two events from this past school year •

Maintain Your DEN STAR Status for 2010-2011

As the new school year approaches, make sure your STAR status is intact. All you have to do is report at least two events from this school year. When you log into the DEN website ( you’ll see “Report Event” in your profile. Let us know how you’ve shared the power of Discovery with your

School's IN for the Summer!

You’re a teacher eagerly looking forward to a couple of weeks of summer bliss, right? Wrong! Summer is the time for intellectual rejuvenation, creative inspiration, and learning. Let the Discovery Educator Network help you meet these noble goals. Check out some of the fantastic FREE webinars from Discovery Education. Discovery Education First Look: Back to

Discovery Education at AETC 2010

We are thrilled to be one of the sponsors for AETC 2010!  We’d love to visit with Alabama educators in our booth (#502) and during our conference breakout sessions. Discovery Education – Where Learning Comes Alive  Created by the Discovery Channel, and the energy that revolutionized media over twenty-five years ago, Discovery Education empowers educators