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Discovery Education Sneak Peek – Come see what’s new within Discovery Education streaming

Discovery Education Sneak Peek – Come see what’s new within Discovery Education streaming

As you know throughout the year we collect your Discovery Education suggestions and comments.  Then, every summer, we take your suggestions and launch enhancements to the site.  Well this summer is no different and I am really excited in the direction that we are moving!  For example, the Assignment Builder, Writing Prompt Builder, and Quiz

Discovery Education's Impact

Hello Alabama Educators!  As we begin to look forward to the 2010-2011 school year, we invite you to share your stories of how Discovery Education has impacted your students and your classroom.  Please leave us a comment below and invite your friends and colleagues to do the same. Thank you in advance for taking time

DEN Pre-Conference at ISTE 2010

Are you going to the ISTE conference this year? It’s June 27- 30 in Denver, CO and sure to inspire your teaching! I promise, you’ll also want to show up a day early for the pre-conference. Join us for a day of networking, creativity, and connections at the Denver Zoo on June 26. This day will provide ISTE attendees

Attend the SMART/Discovery Education Content Creation Seminar (ISTE 2010)

Are you coming to ISTE 2010 in Denver? Do you love using your Discovery Education content on your SMARTBoard? Would you like to help create MORE for yourself and for others? Attend the SMART/Discovery Education Content Creation Seminar!! Discover how to create professional, interactive and sharable SMART Notebook™ software lesson activities built from the award

Welcome to DEN 3.0

If you participated in our Spring Virtual Conference or our Teacher Appreciation Week, then you already know that change was in the air.  Well, today we go live!  The next generation of the DEN community website is up and we couldn’t be more thrilled.  It features an all new look and feel, designed to keep

Have You Heard the News!!

I copied this in case you don’t always check the national blog. Try to catch one of these seminars. Personally, I can’t wait to see the changes to the Student Center. STAR Streaming Update Webinar  Discovery Education is excited to announce many new GREAT additions coming your way to streaming! This includes the long awaited

Scott Kinney Visits Shelby County's Tech Fest '08

Discovery Education’s Scott Kinney was the keynote speaker at Shelby County’s Tech Fest ’08. What an excellant speaker! If you ever get the chance to hear him, do it. He kept things lively by including the audience with the help of personal response devices. As he was showing some video clips from Discovery’s collection, he

Discovery Atlas an Interactive Map

Have you seen Discovery Education’s Atlas? It is an interactive map based on the Discovery Channel’s landmark Atlas series. It has exclusive clips from that series and thousands of videos about countries ranging from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Go to United Steaming. (Remember here in Alabama,  go through APT Plus. They are paying for United Streaming for

Alabama DEN wants new members!

We know there are some wonderful teachers in Alabama and we want you to join with us.  Just go to this page and watch the short video about the benefits of joining.  Then click on the link at the bottom and complete the registration.  Please note, you do need to be logged in in order

Meet the DEN in Second Life!

WHEN?  Tuesday, January 15th at 4 p.m. SLT (that would be 6 p.m. CST ) ‘Get a Life, a Second Life That Is!’ is a webinar aimed at educators who would like to learn more about Second Life and how this virtual world can contribute to your PLN (Personal/Professional Learning Network).  Brand new to Second Life?