Daily Archives: March 14, 2006

Meet Guest Blogger of the Week: Rachel Yurk – SMARTBoard Exemplary Educator

Meet Guest Blogger of the Week: Rachel Yurk – SMARTBoard Exemplary Educator

I have been a teacher in New Berlin, WI in grades 2-6 for the past 13 years. I have had the chance to learn a great deal from some really incredible colleagues and I can only imagine the wealth of knowledge in the educators that read and respond to this blog!  What an awesome opportunity

Webcasts from CUE

At CUE this year, KZO produced a series of webcasts on a wide variety of subjects and the Discovery Educator Network had great representation!  Hall Davidson moderated a discussion about Ed Tech Trends and I participated in a discussion about podcasting. The entire series is worth checking out, whether you made it out to CUE

Sad to be Leaving Virginia

After back-to-back trips, first to Harrisonburg for the WVPT NTTI and next to the Virginia Society for Technology in Education conference (VSTE), I am sad to be leaving the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Friday, I ended the first leg of my visit by spending time with some incredible educators at James Madison University, presenting a few


Wow!  What a whirlwind the day was… but at the end of the day I stood back and watched the most 130 amazing educators I know networking… breaking down the barriers of their school, district, county, and region… truly connecting with their most valuable resource… each other! The halls were truly buzzing with the word

No Excuses Here

DEN members from Saddleback, Fontana, Etiwanda, and Del Mar gave no excuses… even when report cards were due the next day… they showed up, networked, and gained insight on our new DEN website from the webmaster Steve Dembo!  A big THANK YOU to all who participated in this DEN event!  We also were able to