Daily Archives: April 7, 2007

Friday the 13th

No this isn’t a ‘scary’ post.  I just want to make sure that our New York DEN members are ‘gently’ reminded that this Friday is the deadline to apply for the DEN National Institutes for Summer 2007. Look at the fabulous locations in store for us this summer: Discovery Headquarters in Silver Spring, MD during

Make a Web 2.0 Splash with SplashCast

Thanks to Teaching Sagittarian for looking into SplashCast.  I blogged about this on my cliotech blog as well.   I decided to try out SplashCast for myself.  I am always a fan of Web 2.0 applications that merge disparate feeds and resources into one easy-to-navigate console.  That is exactly what SplashCast does. SplashCast allows users

WI Day of Discovery

Day of Discovery Scheduled for Saturday, June 9th Promoting Environmental Education Through the Development of Visual Literacy Skills Come explore the concept of visual literacy and see how it can be used with scientific investigation.  The day will be spent learning how to use digital photography on the tall ship S/V Denis Sullivan and exploring

Drawing on Stories

     I have always been a fan of United’s TV ad campaign, “It’s Time to Fly,” that brings sketches to life. Last Thursday, within the space of an hour, I saw their latest, got a fare sale email from them, and was invited to facilitate an AFI ScreenEd workshop in Pittsburgh. As I was