Archives for September 11, 2006

  1. Extra! Extra!

    There are so many benefits of becoming a STAR DEN Member. The networking with other teachers interested in integrating technology, unique and energetic professional development opportunities, and of course plenty of prizes to be won.  But of course, there is always room for a little "extra credit" for our hardworkers! For the 2007 School Year, […]

  2. Constitution Day

    I recently did a post about Constitution Day coming up and did a call for resources. Well, in the blog comments recently there was a question if anyone had any great resources for Consitution Day. So I went back to see if anyone posted anything. There are quite a few resources on the DEN site, […]

  3. Reporting Events

    Each week Discovery Educators are asked to report any events. These events are then added to my spreadsheet and sent to my boss. Your events show that your an active member of DEN. I also believe that if you’re an active member holding these "events" then you are sharing and making use of what you’ve […]

  4. Get Active in the DEN: Events & Trainings

    Events and Trainings are the heart and soul of the Discovery Educator Network.  We know that getting educators together to collaborate and share about technology in the classroom is incredibly valuable for everyone.  However, there simply aren’t enough Field Managers to go around and visit every school, conference, or ed. tech event….. so we rely […]

  5. Peace of Mind

    Things that happen everyday have a factor in your peace of mind. External influences contribute to our thoughts and actions, how we behave, what we feel. In the past few weeks we have dealt with the anniversary of Katrina, the death of Steve Irwin, and then today is the five year anniversary of 9/11. If […]

  6. Monika's Integration Corner

    The “yellow limousines” are filled with inquiring young minds… so how can we help teachers meet the needs of their students and pass the grade of coolness?  Here are a few beginning of the year integration ideas to get things started on the right foot! Welcome to Our Zoo (All About Me) –easy Have students […]

  7. Monika’s Integration Corner

    The “yellow limousines” are filled with inquiring young minds… so how can we help teachers meet the needs of their students and pass the grade of coolness?  Here are a few beginning of the year integration ideas to get things started on the right foot! Welcome to Our Zoo (All About Me) –easy Have students […]

  8. Recipe for DEN Success

    I had planned it to be the most decadent of DEN events.  It was supposed to be rich, luxurious… the "Royal Caribbean" cruise line of events, so to speak.  But, suddenly, it was beginning to feel more like the Titanic!  Hang on, let me back up a month… I had the place:  The Culinary Center […]