Tag Archives: DEN Contests

Back to School with the DEN & PhotoPeach

Back to School with the DEN & PhotoPeach

It’s August and August brings a range of emotions for those in education.  Educators across the country are getting that strange feeling in their stomach this time of year.  For some, it’s an eager feeling of excitement because the new school year is starting.  For others, it’s a different feeling because their summer break is

Teaching with Contests?

We are so fortunate as DEN members to have access to so many great contests sponsored by Discovery Education! We can find ways to motivate and challenge our students and ourselves through K – 12 DE Contests like Dr Lodge’s Video Challenge through songs, CWD- G  spread the word and win a wireless lab sweepstakes, Siemens

Quest for Curiosity is Here!

STAR Discovery Educators check out this message from Cynthia our DEN manager This past Friday, Discovery Education launched the Quest for Curiosity, a teacher led activity allowing students to navigate Discovery Education STREAMING resources to find answers to 10 questions spanning their curriculum!  No matter the grade or academic focus of the classroom, the Quest

Calling Orange County Educators: Enter the TrashARTist Challenge!

Brought to you by MUZEO, Hilton, Orange County Office of Education, and AMF Anaheim, a great challenge for Orange County Educators and Students! The TrashARTist challenge is a county-wide celebration of arts and education communicating a message about the importance of recycling and creating a zero waste environment.  Through this arts education program, students will create art

Year Wrap-Up

As another great year comes to a close, we have to share a few highlights of the great things we’ve done this past school-year. We’ve had some fantastic events including the OC CUE Techfest, Virtual Conference, the California Poppy Festival, and KOCE Day of Discovery. Best of all, we won an DENny award for the

DEN Recipe Exchange

Tis the Season to Cook and Exchange your favorite recipes!  YUMMY! So, let’s all share in the feasting by posting our recipes here… I am feeling a DEN cook off coming your way. Thanks Jutti Marsh for the 1st recipe that I highly suggest you all check out… It would be a definite hit for

What's In Your Bag of Tricks?!?

What’s in your “bag” of tricks? Have you shared your unitedstreaming knowledge and expertise?  Did you learn something cool at a workshop and want to train others? If you are already a STAR Discovery Educator or aspiring to become a STAR Discovery Educator, we have a special opportunity just for you! Beginning October 1, 2006

Free Trip to NECC

The LARGEST educational technology conference NECC (National Educational Computing Conference) will be held in San Diego this year!  ASK YOUR ADMINISTRATORS NOW TO SIGN YOU UP!!! Hotels book very quickly. If you would like a FREE trip to NECC which includes airfare, hotel, and the conference fees start uploading your resources to our DEN site,