Tag Archives: Partnerships

“It’s 21. Just Pass” Winners!

“It’s 21. Just Pass” Winners!

Discovery Education, the NFL Players Association and the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America have named the winners of the It’s 21. Just Pass online quiz challenge and video forum. More than 6,800 students participated in the inaugural year of the challenge, which was designed to reinforce the message that the legal drinking age is

DEN Teacher Appreciation Week: May 3-7, 2010

What a week! We have been thrilled with the amount of STARs who have celebrated with us over the past five days. Just in case you missed any of our special promotions for the community you have until Sunday to continue the celebration. Here is a summary of DEN Teacher Appreciation Week benefits for STARs.

DEN Teacher Appreciation Week: Day 5

Posted on the DEN National Blog by Lance Rougeux What a week!  We should celebrate like this every week.   On our last day of DEN Teacher Appreciation Week we have the support of two more great partners. AllKidsCrafts Our friends at AllKidsCrafts, a fantastic site for teachers as well as parents, have donated free six-month accounts to

Fight Childhood Obesity with Energy Balance 101

Discovery Education and the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) announced today an unprecedented, innovative alliance to help parents, educators, and children address the problem of childhood obesity. Energy Balance 101 is a web-based outreach campaign to encourage and promote physical activity and healthy eating, especially among children. The online campaigns address rising levels of childhood

Explore the Blue

Discovery Education has partnered with the Take Me Fishing campaign to create Explore the Blue, an online initiative encouraging youth participation in on-the-water activities and aquatic conservation efforts. This new resource empowers teachers and parents to engage students in a dialogue about the importance of outdoor recreational activities, such as boating and fishing, and the

Congratulations Siemens Teachers as Researchers (STARs)

The Siemens Foundation, in conjunction with Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU), Discovery Education and College Board, announced that 20 middle and high school teachers from across the country have been chosen to participate in the newly designed Siemens Teachers as Researchers (STARs) program. The STARs program is a two-week professional development course designed to empower

DEN Opportunities and Deadlines

The poets claim that April is the cruelest month, but those of us in the DEN know April is the BUSIEST month. With that in mind, her is your list of opportunities and deadlines. Upcoming Webinars: Register at: http://community.discoveryeducation.com/webinar. The Way I See It with Dr. Temple Grandin Tuesday, April 13 at 7 PM ET

Shedd Aquarium Teacher Field Experiences

  The Shedd Aquarium and Discovery Education brought a “Day of Discovery” to the Chicago area, inspiring educators and administrators with engaging content and programs.  Now, take a deeper dive with the Shedd Aquarium as your guide. Teacher Field ExperiencesJoin Shedd Aquarium this summer to learn science by doing science in the field!  Shedd takes