Top 5 Ways to Use Streaming… with Groundhog Day Tomorrow morning another Groundhog Day will be upon us. While I know many of you may be lax in celebrating the historic day, this year will be different. Tomorrow morning, we’ll be doing Groundhog Day “DEN Style”. Right here on this blog, we’ll be doing a
Thanks to Brad Fountain for an update on resources from the SCIcon event. SCIcon exceeded everyone’s expectations in turnout, community involvement, and enhancing science instruction. Once all of the data and numbers are compiled, they will let us know the final statistics. Steve Dembo is working on converting the videos from the presentations to share with everyone. They will
Wishing a happy and healthy New Year to all the world’s educators. Through commitment, creativity, and innovation, we can provide all students with the best education possible to meet today’s and tomorrow’s opportunities and challenges.
Opportunity on January 5th in New York City for 8 Discovery Stars: One of the benefits of being a Discovery Network Star is having an opportunity like this. 8 tickets remain for the premiere screening of Brace for Impact. If you would like a chance to attend, leave a comment on the DEN Blog and
As part of President Obama’s initiative to promote science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education, Discovery has made free resources available to those districts who already subscribe to Discovery streaming. Check out all the resources on STEM Connect.
Approximately 30 DEN members and interested educators gathered recently at the EDCO Seefurth Center in Waltham to celebrate the cornucopia of Discovery digital resources and the many web 2.0 resources, especially Glogster Edu! Discovery’s DEN Director, Lance Rougeux, kicked off the session with an overview of Discovery resources and the new search features. Participants expressed
A day of learning, creating, and sharing is scheduled for Tuesday November 17th at the EDCO Seefurth Center in Waltham. Highlights of the day will include learning about the digital resources available through Discovery, creating a Glogster, and discovering how to share and collaborate with others. The Day of Discovery is jointly sponsored by Discovery
Over 1600 educators attended the DEN Virtual Conference . Steve Dembo has now made the resources available to all. The entire Virtual Conference, all seven hours of it, has now been posted online! If you go to the Virtual Conference page, you’ll be able to view any of the presentations online, or if you like you can
One of the resources Justin Karkow shared during his presentation was Share Tab. Instead of just seeing a list of urls, you actually see the home page of each site as a thumbnail. It adds a visual “touch” which enhances the display. Thanks to the Pennsylvania State Blog (They must have been working overtime!), I