Tag Archives: Special Programs

National Poster Contest 2006

National Poster Contest 2006

Many teachers enjoy using digital multimedia resources in their classrooms because they allow students to express themselves in powerful and creative ways that would not be possible using other media. Many of the programs and opportunities that we offer through the Discovery Educator Network are directed at teachers, but our annual DEN Poster Contest is

"Year on Earth" Challenge

On Sunday, December 3, at 5:00 p.m., a special program titled “A Year on Earth” will air on the Discovery Kids Channel, and Discovery has created a special classroom project so that students in a select number of classrooms can be actively involved in the experience. "A Year on Earth" chronicles the adventures of three

Rock Our World

Here’s another special program that is sure to energize you and your colleagues. The next installment in the monthly EDTechConnect series features another STAR Discovery Educator–Carol Anne Maguire. On Wednesday October 18, EdTechConnect will bring you a presentation that has rocked educators around the world.  Carol Anne Maguire will be sharing Rock Our World, an

Behind the Scenes: Discovery Atlas

Have you had a chance yet to see any of the programs in the new series on the Discovery Channel titled Discovery Atlas? It is a marvelous new set of programs designed to take you to important regions of the world and immerse you in the culture of the people of each nation. "China Revealed"

DEN Podcasts

Beginning Wednesday, October 4, 2006, the Discovery Educator Network will be launching a semi-monthly DEN Podcast hosted by Brad Fountain, Regional Manager of the Discovery Educator Network. You can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or you can download the podcast directly from the DEN National Blog.  The initial podcast will focus on utilizing Character

Character Education Partnership

I would like to encourage you to participate in a webinar this week that is being hosted by the Discovery Educator Network and the Character Education Partnership. This webinar is titled "Connecting Service Learning to Meaningful Academics: A Winning Combination" and will focus on how academic standards and learning can be enhanced with service learning