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Face 2 Face Events

While the presentations are all virtual, we encourage people to congregate together Face 2 Face to get a shared conference experience. Browse the list below for events to attend.

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AB, St.Paul - St.Paul Elementary School

Apr 26 9am–2:30pm
Are you looking for ways to connect with like-minded educators who aspire to integrate various ways to use technology in the classroom? I invite you to attend an enriching Discovery Education event where educators will have the opportunity to participate in virtual conferences throughout the day along with being able to network face to face with fellow colleagues. This FREE event will take place at the St.Paul Elementary School in St.Paul Alberta, Canada. Lunch will be provided. Please register early as space is limited.


AK, Soldotna - K-Beach Elementary

Apr 26 9am–1pm
The home of the caribou,K-Beach Elementary school is located very near the amazing salmon filled Kenai river in the town of Soldotna, Alaska.


AL, Gadsden - W. E. Striplin Elementary School - Let's GEO!

Apr 26 9am–1:30pm
All educators are invited for a day filled with learning, laughter, food, and fun . We will have "appy" hour, geocache for money and educational prizes, and stream Discovery Ed's Virtual Conference. You are welcome to bring your laptop, iPad and earphones. Wifi will be available.


AR, Fort Smith - Rogers Center for Professional Development

Apr 26 8am–3pm
We are located 3 blocks south of Grand Ave. and 3 blocks east of Greenwood Ave. We can provide several rooms for viewing the presentations: - 2 rooms with a capacity of 60 people - 3 rooms with a capacity of 30 people - 1 room with a capacity of 15 people


AZ, Glendale - Glendale, AZ VirtCon - Sharing and learning

Apr 26 6am–1pm
If you love getting together with other passionate, tech-loving friends to learn, connect and collaborate, consider joining Kim Thomas and Peggy George, co-host for this f2f event in Glendale, AZ. Space is limited so sign up early.

AZ, Phoenix - Desert Sands Middle School-Library

Apr 26 9am–4pm
Our school is located within the Cartwright School District close to 67th Ave and Indian School. We will be using our Library which is not too far from our parking lot. Our library can accommodate up to 80 people so there will be plenty of room for learning and networking.


CA, Costa Mesa - Orange County Microsoft Store in South Coast Plaza

Apr 26 8am–12:30pm
Stars! Sharing on the Super Screen in Microsoft Theater! Laughing and Listening across North America for Live Learning Fun! Teachers bring a friend and sign up early space is limited. 8:00am-12:30pmPacific Time Zone for CA

CA, San Diego - Poway Unified School District

Apr 26 8:30am–1pm
Discovery Education and Poway Unified School District are pleased to host the 2014 Discovery Education Spring Virt Con.

CA, Stockton - Blast Off to the Common Core

Apr 26 8am–2pm
Join the Christa McAuliffe Middle School Staff for a FREE virtual mission to the "Common Core" Galaxy. Immediately following our pre-flight training with the DEN VirtCon sessions, participants of all ages will fly through a Discovery Educator Network (DEN) designed BINGO game that will help everyone experience what school is really like in the “Common Core” Galaxy.

District of Columbia

DC, Washington - Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science

Apr 26 9am–4pm
We are located on the prestigious campus of Howard University across from the Undergraduate Library. Our classrooms are equipped with SMART boards and each classroom has a set of laptops for a 1-to-1 match for students.


FL, Gulf Breeze - Woodlawn Beach Middle School

Apr 26 8:30am–4pm
Woodlawn Beach Middle School is housed in-between Gulf Breeze and Navarre Florida. VirtCon will be hosted here from 7:30 am - 3pm.

FL, Kissimmee - Zenith

Apr 26 8am–4pm
Zenith is located just west of the Turnpike on 192 (East Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy) in Kissimmee. We are in the back of the shopping center. There is a Wawa just west of our school and the turnpike is just east of us.

FL, Pensacola - Escambia County School District, The Hall Center

Apr 26 9:30am–2pm
Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 Time: 8:30 – 1:00 PM CST Location: Hall Center 30 East Texar Drive Pensacola, Florida 32503

FL, West Palm Beach - School District of Palm Beach County - FHESC - Thurber D

Apr 26 8:30am–3pm
Come join us for a fun filled day attending the DEN Spring VirtCon! We will have short in-house presentations as well as Virtual presentations.


GA, Sandy Springs - Lake Forest Elementary School

Apr 26 8:30am–4pm
Lake Forest Elementary School is located in Sandy Springs, a northern suburb of Atlanta. It is very close to the intersection of 285 and 400. In addition to the virtual sessions, we will also have face-to-face sessions. If you are interested in presenting at the local event, please visit


ID, Boise - Boise School District

Apr 26 8am–2pm
Are you looking for ways to inspire Creativity and Critical Thinking in your classroom? Come join other educators for a free day of PD that will charge you up with new ideas to take to your students, right away!

ID, Idaho Falls - Idaho Falls VirtCon Extravaganza!

Apr 26 9am–4pm
We will use the computer lab at Temple View Elementary so we can broadcast the keynotes and have individual pcs for the break out sessions. Come join for a great day of learning and sharing. Option for professional development credit through ISU will be offered.

ID, Meridian - Barbara Morgan STEM Academy

Apr 26 8am–4pm
We would love to have you join us for the Spring VirtCon! There is a credit available through NNU! Follow this link to register for the credit:

ID, Post Falls - Discover What Discovery Education Can Do For Your Students!!!!

Apr 26 6am–1pm
Come on out and see why teachers are excited about Discovery Education. We are located in the Post Falls Middle School between William and Henry Streets North of 15th Ave.


MI, Jenison - Jenison High School

Apr 26 8am–3pm
Jenison Public Schools is excited to host this fantastic Discovery event. Join us as we further teaching and learning with the help of our VirtCon presenters.

New Brunswick

NB, Fredericton - Bliss Carman Middle School

Apr 26 10am–4pm
Bliss Carman Middle School is located just off Route 2 and Route 7 in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

North Carolina

NC, Elon - Western Alamance Middle School

Apr 26 8:30am–2pm
Get excited about online learning as we spring back from Spring Break. We will have thoughtful discussions and break-out sessions. Lunch is catered in (once we reach at least 5 participants) If you are an ABSS employee, please feel free to bring your school laptop. We will have laptops for other attendees to use.

NC, Greensboro - Guilford County Schools Instructional Technology and Innovation Office

Apr 26 8:30am–1pm
Looking for a face-to-face Spring VirtCon near Greensboro? Come on down! We will meet upstairs in one of the main lab rooms, but have access to 3 labs for breakout/concurrent sessions! The more the merrier!

NC, Marion - West Marion Elementary

Apr 26 9am–3pm
McDowell County is excited to host this event again for their staff! We will have a fun-filled day with virtual and live presentations. We will also have the much anticipated appy-hour. We look forward to seeing you all!

NC, Sophia - New Market Elementary

Apr 26 9–3am
New Market is a public elementary school in Randolph County. We will be hosting the event in our fun and inviting media center.

Nova Scotia

NS, Dartmouth - HRSB Face-to-Face EVENT! - CANCELLED

Apr 26 8:30am–5pm
Unfortunately we've had to cancel this event. Please be sure to participate from home!


PA, Greenville - East Elementary

Apr 26 10am–2pm
Event will be located at East Elementary in one or two classrooms depending on number of attendees.

South Carolina

SC, Ladson - Joseph Pye Elementary School

Apr 26 9am–4pm
DD2's: The DEN Spring VirtCon: Sprouting Digitally will be held at Joseph Pye Elementary School on Saturday, April 26th from 9:00 to 4:00. We will meet in the Media Center.

SC, Lexington - River Bluff High School- SC DEN LC

Apr 26 9am–1pm
Are you LOST when it comes to technology? Learn Outstanding Strategies with Technology for use in the classroom with the DEN. Collaborate with experts from all over the country with virtual sessions and attend breakout sessions led by SC Leadership members and DEN Star Ambassadors from Lexington One. Come get LOST with us!

SC, Moncks Corner - Moncks Corner Public Library

Apr 26 8am–12pm
YOU MUST BE AN EMPLOYEE OF BERKELEY COUNTY SCHOOLS TO ATTEND THIS EVENT. The Moncks Corner location of the Berkeley Library System is the perfect venue for digital learning and exploration. We will be serve a light breakfast, but space is limited, so sign up early!


TN, Cleveland - Valley View Elementary

Apr 26 8:30am–4pm
We are a rural elementary school interested in learning more from others and becoming a front runner in edtech.

TN, Franklin - FSSD Central Office Annex Room 3

Apr 26 9–3am
The Franklin Special School District Central Office Annex building is located in the downtown area of Franklin, Tennessee. Our address is 1406 Cannon Street, Franklin, TN. We will be meeting in Room 3, which is our computer lab/training room. Our meeting time will be from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm CT.


TX, Hardin - Hardin ISD, Hardin, TX

Apr 26 8am–3pm
Hardin ISD is excited to host K-12 educators for this fantastic PD opportunity. We are convenient for Hardin, Liberty, Harris, Montgomery, San Jacinto and Polk Counties.


WI, Marinette - Marinette Middle School

Apr 26 8am–3pm
We will be meeting in the Marinette Middle School Library Media Center