Did you know that DE streaming digital media resources could be used with your interactive white boards (IWB)? Engage today’s learner by using images, videos, and audio files with your IWB lessons. Come learn how to integrate DE streaming digital media into a variety of applications such as a SMART Notebook or a Promethean Flipchart. Also learn how to develop lessons with PowerPoint, Word, and Excel to be used with any interactive whiteboard. Participants will work together to develop lessons to use in the classroom. You’ll have the opportunity to enhance your ability to use both Discovery Education streaming and IWB products in your classroom by creating content that you can share with other educators. You’ll learn tips and tricks for using both SMART & Promethean software’s interactive design and delivery tools. This workshop is for dynamic educators who are enthusiastic about designing lesson activities to increase student engagement and participation. CSD instructors will be on hand throughout the class to guide and assist you in your lesson creation. Prerequisite: Bring a lesson idea and organize your DE streaming My Content with songs, images, video, and sound files that support your lesson. Participants should already be familiar with creating a SMART Notebook or Promethean Flipchart.

Discovery Education has a unique partnership with EducationPlus allowing Missouri school districts to receive DE streaming at a much lower cost. EdPlus is pleased to offer free training workshops about DE streaming on the second Monday, every other month during the school year.  This workshop is intended for beginners and power users looking to learn new ideas and features.  Come with content and ideas for lessons and transform them into media-rich, interactive learning experiences for your students!

Discovery Streaming (formerly unitedstreaming) is not just videos. Come find out how to use this resource more effectively in your teaching. Discover ways to develop curriculum based Writing Prompts, Quizzes and Assignments through the use of the Teacher Center. Learn new ways to save time and make your teaching easier by creating common assessments and sharing them with your school and your district through the use of My Content. Bring a lesson idea, its objectives or GLE’s, and be ready to develop easy to use resources for more differentiated instruction. Walk away with a lesson ready to use with your students!

In this workshop we will explore how to take Discovery Education streaming to the next level. Before you leave we will show you how to bookmark your favorite videos and other resources into organized folders, then share them with others in your school or district. Save time and collaborate inside this new and improved resource. Bring an idea and curriculum resources to develop a ready-made lesson and leave with a wealth of new information!