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Fall VirtCon 2016

On-Demand Event

VirtCon is a bi-annual conference that brings our community together to hear cutting-edge keynotes, be inspired by thought-provoking presentations, and participate in engaging discussions with the Discovery Education Community around the globe. VirtCon provides you with the opportunity to hear from your peers, share ideas and instructional tools, and discover new resources available to you.

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Event Archives

Watch all the archives from the event below. Each conversation is available as a separate video so you can quickly and easily find the information you are looking for. Please note, you will need to be logged into your Discovery Education account in order to access these videos. If you participated in the live event you can download your certificate of attendance here.

Community Conversations

Watch the community conversations with our featured panelists. Discussions focus on professional learning strategies, collaborative STEM, learner agency, and supporting literacy through digital content.



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Updates and Ideas

Looking for hints and tips on using Discovery Education in your classroom? Our presenters shared a number of ideas including how to use the Spotlight on Strategies, Content Creation with Board Builder, and free programs available for your school.


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On the Horizon

Looking to take your digital integration to the next level, these sessions explore how to use technology such as virtual reality in your classroom as well as using collaborative projects to share data and ideas with classrooms around the world.


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Conference Speakers

Hear these inspiring educators in collaborative conversations as they discuss their experiences and share practical strategies for how they’ve embraced digital in their classroom through Discovery Education services and beyond.

LaDonna Reynolds

LaDonna Reynolds

6th Grade Math Teacher,
James Martin Middle School,
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC


About LaDonna

Rebecca Goldberg

Rebecca Goldberg

6th Grade Math Teacher,
James Martin Middle School,
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC


About Rebecca

Danielle Williams

Danielle Williams

High School Science Teacher,
E. A. Laney High School,
New Hanover County Schools, NC


About Danielle

ShaBranda Faison

ShaBranda Faison

8th Grade Science Teacher,
Southeast Guilford Middle School,
Guilford County Schools, NC


About ShaBranda

Mae Christiansen

Mae Christiansen

7th Grade ELA and Social Studies,
Thurgood Marshall Middle School,
Metro Nashville Public Schools, TN


About Mae

Kelli Recher

Kelli Recher

5th and 6th Grade Science,
Marshall Math Science Academy,
Harrisburg School District, PA


About Kelli

Rachael Postle-Brown

Rachael Postle-Brown

K-6 Admininstrator,
Pinewood Elementary School,
Jenison Public Schools, MI


About Rachael

Continue the Conversation

Continue the Conversation

Read the discussions from the day and continue the conversation. Share how you and your colleagues are using these tips and strategies on Twitter @DiscoveryEd using #FallVirtCon or in our community conversation tool below.



You can comment in the chat box above by connecting to your Twitter, Facebook, Google, or Yahoo account. If you don't wish to use these accounts, you can also create a Chatwing username and password for this event. Click on the icon in the top right corner to expand the chat box and view anywhere on your screen.

What Will be Your Favorite VirtCon Memory?

Hear from past participants about their favorite VirtCon memories. You can join in the conversation and share your favorite VirtCon memories on Twitter using #FallVirtCon.

Carla Haaven


Carla enjoys the community experiences

Katie Warren


Katie talks about new apps for formative assessment

Dana Johnston


Dana shares her favorite Virtcon viewing party experience

Get Involved

Zoom in on the map below to see if there are any viewing parties in your area. Click on the icon to find out more about the event, including registration info if this is a public event.

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About the Discovery Education Community

A global community of education professionals that are passionate about transforming the learning experience with digital media, the Discovery Education Community connects members across town and around the world through social media, virtual conferences and in-person events.

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