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Back to School Webinars are BACK!

Back to School Webinars are BACK!

Did you enjoy last month’s Back to School webinars? Do you wish you had one more chance to see them? Well, back by popular demand, we are hosting MORE Back to School webinars this month! If you have Back to School fever, join us for our upcoming webinars to get your classroom connected with Discovery

Back to School: Top 10 Bulk Upload Questions

Are you getting ready to attack the task of doing a Bulk Import/Update Classes? Here are some user friendly TIPS to help you succeed! 1. How do I contact Assessments directly? The direct number for Assessment Support is (866) 814-6685. 2. Which Student Template  should I use? Basic or Advanced? In most cases, streaming users

One month left in the Discovery Educator Network Membership Season! Will you be a winner?

One month left in the Discovery Educator Network Membership Season – report your points today!  With a winner in every state and province, you could take home coveted prizes from the Discovery Educator Network. Who will claim the title of National MVP?  Our current leading scorers are from Florida and Wisconsin. To report your events,

Back to School: Bulk Import, Providing your Students and Teachers access to DE

We’re going to start our Back to School series with a more in depth look into our newest feature for DE admins, the Bulk Import/Update Classes tool.  This tool can be used to provide your students and teachers access to Discovery Education Streaming as well as to assign them to classes you have created. Creating

Save the Date: Oct. 22, Let’s Tech or Treat

Get your crazy costumes ready, and mark your calendars! The fall virtual conference Tech or Treat has been scheduled for Saturday, October 22, 2011 from 9am to 3pm ET. Join us for an hour or stay all day. We’re finalizing the schedule right now, but promise a spooktackular day of professional development is coming together.

Don’t Miss DEN Back-to-School Webinars!

Starting tomorrow evening and continuing for the next three weeks are the Discovery Education BTS Webinars.  Each week focuses on a different topic.  Topics will be shared twice a week, once on Tuesday at 7:00 pm EST and once on Wednesday at 3:30 pm EST.  Come learn how to set up student accounts for your

Back-to-School Webinars

Did you enjoy the Summer School Webinars last week?  Are you looking for more ideas of how to use Discovery Education in your classroom?  Perhaps you were hoping to see some more “how-to” sessions for learning about setting up student accounts, creating writing prompts with the Builder Tools, or assigning content to students in the

Fourth of July – On This Day!

For holidays such as the Fourth of July, it is a great time to explore the On This Day Calendar feature. Once,  logged into Discovery Education you’ll see the On This Day feature located directly under My DE.  This unique feature highlights an event that took place on that particular day.  To access the full

New Content for Discovery Education Streaming!

Discovery Education is always working to keep you up to date on new content, here’s what we have going on now! “Tornado Rampage 2011” is a new video added to basic Streaming base pack and is recommended for grades 9-12. Title Description In just three days in April of 2011, over 300 tornadoes battered the