Archives for April 6, 2007

  1. 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 […]

  2. 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 […]

  3. 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 […]

  4. 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 […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. 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 […]

  7. 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 […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. Bring Planet Earth into Your Classroom

    Okay, this is the second post I am shamelessly copying from the DEN National Blog, but the content is so cool that I wanted to get it out to the PA DEN as soon as possible.  If you attended Hall Davidson’s EdTechConnect webinar on Wednesday, you already know about this amazing opportunity.  By the way, […]

  10. Special AFI Event in Pittsburgh

    The PA Leadership Council is proud to host the American Film Institute’s Screen Ed training in the Steel City of Pittsburgh, PA on May 11 and 12, 2007.  All STAR Discovery Educators are invited! Carnegie Science Center, Pittsburgh, PAFriday, May 11 (5 pm to 8 pm)Saturday, May 12 (9 am to 3 pm)Cost = $0 […]