Daily Archives: May 5, 2006

West Coast DEN Regional Conference a Success

West Coast DEN Regional Conference a Success

SeaWorld in San Diego provided a stunning backdrop for learning and collaboration at the first annual West Coast DEN Regional Conference.  Fifty educators from several western states, including Washington, Colorado and Nevada, spent a full week (sometimes into the wee hours of the morning!!) working together to create projects such as podcasts, blogs, and digital

Weekly Update: May 5, 2006

Teacher Appreciation WeekHot off the presses: I just got confirmation that the discount for teachers at both the Discovery Channel Store and the website store will be 20% for Teacher Appreciation Week.  Now is the time to buy that Forensics lab or Remote Control Roboraptor you’ve always wanted! Tip a Day in May QUIZHave you

Walden Visits PA's Biggest Cities

In February, many of our PA DEN members met Walden and offered to host him in their schools, classrooms and, well, other establishments.  He has quietly been making his way across the state and I thought it was a good time to show some pictures from his two most recent stops. Walden in Philadelphia (hosted

Tip #5: Wait…. There’s Another Tool in the Learning Tool Shed!

(from Rachel Amstutz, Field Manager for Washington DC, Maryland and the International DEN!) You’ve clicked on Learning Tools before.  You’ve used the Assignment Builder and Quiz Center.  You know this is where to find the Image Library and Encyclopedia articles.  But you may not know about the Teacher Feature.  That’s because its nametag is missing