Tag Archives: DEN Events

Rock Our World

Our very own DEN Member, Carol Anne McGuire and her students, are getting ready to Rock Our World!  It won’t be an earthquake, but she has definitely found a unique way of shaking up the traditional classroom.  She has taken technology to a whole new level and taken it for several rides around the world.

Share the news with your colleagues

Have you been thinking about conducting your first training session as a Discovery Educator, but need that extra incentive to get moving?  Have you been conducting training sessions all year and want some free stuff for all your hard work?  Well, you are in luck! Beginning today until December 31, 2005, you can receive rewards

DEN National Poster Contest Begins!

Walk into any classroom and what do you see?  Desks.  Books.  Flag.  Globe.  A poster of a monkey dangling from a tree encouraging you to “Hang in There!” Well, it might not always be the monkey poster, but every classroom does have a poster (or two or three) on the walls. It is with this

T+L Reflections

T+L went by so fast, it’s hard to believe it’s over!   Alas, we’re all back home and hopefully recovered enough from the whirlwind week in Denver that I’m hoping some of you have had a chance to reflect on what you learned at T+L.    I think the biggest takeaway for me, aside from my

DEN Ticket Contest

Would you like to win an LCD Projector or scholarship to the Computer Using Educators Conference?  We will be raffling off 1 LCD projector and 2 scholarships to the CUE Conference. Here’s how to get your tickets in for this contest. Have someone submit an application to the DEN with your name as the referral. 

Launch Day Arrives

  On Saturday, October 15th, Discovery Education hosted the largest Discovery Educator Network (DEN) event, in the nation.  The “DEN Launch Event” served as California’s DEN members first opportunity to gather together and be connected with California’s best resources in education—each other.  Today, they represented what is right in education– dedicated teachers willing to sacrifice

Come and Get It!

The dinner bell rang at 5:15 on Friday evening as presenters and special guests gathered at Lucille’s Smokehouse in Rancho Cucamonga. We kept our server Amy, hopping as she revived us with some great food and drinks, after a long day of preparation for our DEN Launch Event.  For many it was their first time

San Francisco Grand Prix of Cycling

Jannita and her DEN team of educators in So. California spent the day yesterday at with the Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team at the San Francisco Grand Prix of Cycling — Read all about it in the California Blog!

Going Beyond the Four Walls…

For the 5th year in a row, San Francisco will host a Grand Prix event for the Pro Cycling Team, where 160 world class riders will wind themselves through the steep and crooked streets.  Eight members of Discovery’s Pro Cycling Team, led by George Hincapie, will take on this grueling 108 mile race.  Can you