The list of Illinois participants in the Midwest Summer Institute has been finalized, and I would like to congratulate the following active Discovery Educators who will join DEN members from several states in Chicago at the end of June for a five-day event that will cover a variety of topics including digital stories, blogs, and podcasts:
Caren Appel (Fairbury, IL)
Barb Baumann (Minonk, IL)
Charlene Chausis (Lincolnshire, IL)
Sunshine Echevarria (Wood Dale, IL)
Pam Fleming (Murphysboro, IL)
Rita Januszyk (Willowbrook, IL)
Dee Jonas (Morton, IL)
Samantha McKee (Morton, IL)
Dawn Miles (Morton, IL)
Lisa Miller (Mt. Vernon, IL)
Pam Nielson (Oswego, IL)
Chastity Pick (Forrest, IL)
Erica Roberts (Westmont, IL)
I would like to extend my thanks to each of these people for their efforts in sharing their expertise and insights with colleagues in their schools and districts and for their interest in the summer workshops. I am looking forward to working with all of them at the Institute.
Please use the “Comments” link below to introduce yourself to the others who will be attending the Institute and share your observations about the Discovery Educator Network and what you hope to learn during the workshops.