Daily Archives: April 6, 2007

DEN Reminders!

DEN Reminders!

Calling all DEN members in Tennessee! Don’t forget to post your DEN events for the Spring Training Promotion.  You can post them here.  Three events by June qualifies you for a DEN baseball cap! Also, there is still time to register for one of the Summer Institutes.  The three possibilities include Maryland, California, and a

DEN National Institutes: Only One Week Left

Photo courtesy:Dreamstime.com Make the world a little smaller by joining your DEN colleagues in a new & exciting place this summer.  The DEN National Institutes are unique opportunities for STAR Discovery Educators to get together for intensive professional development opportunities in fun, collaborative environments. Discovery Headquarters, Silver Spring, MDJune 18-22 Bahamas Cruise, leaving from Port

Batter Up!

Photo courtesy: Flickr.com Have you reported in for Spring Training yet?  Log your event and help drive up the score!  STARs who report at least three events by June 1 will get an officially licensed DEN baseball cap.  Click here to learn more.  I know we are all super-crazy-busy these days, but your DEN leaders

Google Earth Keeps Getting Better

If you weren’t able to attend (tear), Wednesday night was the latest installment of EdTechConnect.  Hall Davidson presented more AMAZING features of the latest version of GoogleEarth.  This thing just keeps getting better & better! Check out Hall’s post at Media Matters for details & to download the ppt presentation (definately check out the info

Showcasing WI Educators

Spring in WI is always an inspiring time.  Early perennial plants like tulips, daffodils, and trilliums begin to emerge from the warming earth and revive the spirits of many winter-worn cabin-fever people.  Our DEN is also starting to renew its spirits with the help of many bright educators coming out to the forefront and sharing

CyberCompliment Day – April 6th

Thanks to Jennifer Wagner, a.k.a. Technospud, for suggesting Friday, April 6, 2007, as Cyber Compliment Day.   If last Friday, March 30th, was Stop Cyberbullying Day, then I would like to make THIS FRIDAY — April 6th – CYBER COMPLIMENT DAY!! Take the time to think of those who have helped you in the world

Blogs R Us

As the DEN blogs start to grow in number, I thought it would be helpful if I showcased some potentially important information from some of them. One thing to check out is this post regarding your DEN event reporting. Another posting you may want to check out is the info about the Discovery National Institute. The deadline is

NJ & You- Perfect Together…Again!

Welcome Back! (Feel free to start humming the theme to Welcome Back, Kotter now, but don’t be mad at me when you’ve still got it in your head 5 hours from now!) After much anticipation, the NJ DEN is back, & will be better than ever- but only with your help!  We’ve got a Leadership

Spring Reminders

Since the PA Blog went live again in late February, we’ve posted a number of exciting announcements.  I want to take a quick minute to recap two of those items that were originally posted on the DEN National Blog.  DEN National Institutes They’re back!  Last summer we sponsored a series of wildly popular DEN institutes