Archives for April 25, 2007

  1. Do You Have the Audacity to Podcast?

    A huge thanks to everyone who joined me this afternoon for our EdTech Connect Webinar featuring Audacity.  The hour was filled with great tips, tricks, and integration ideas that 100 STAR DEN members shared in the chat window.  As promised, you will find the step-by-step instructions for Audacity attached as a PPT. I have also […]

  2. Going to NECC?

    Greetings Florida:   Discovery is working on plans for NECC, and would like to have you log on to the DEN National Blog and complete a short poll. This will let them know if you are planning to attend NECC, and if you would be interested in attending a DEN event at the conference. Here […]

  3. Headed to NECC?

    Are you planning on attending the National Educational Computing Conference June 24-27 in Atlanta? If so, log on to the DEN national blog and take a poll letting Discovery Education know if you’ll be attending. They would like to host an event or two, and want to know what you’d attend. Here’s the link.

  4. Pizza & Podcast

      Wednesday evening, April 25th, the Maine Leadership Council hosted a ‘Get to know us and learn to podcast’ evening. DEN members and fellow teachers joined together for a webinar, ‘Audacity to Podcast’ hosted by DEN. We started out with dinner, then digitally joined by Jannita and Steve from DEN for a podcasting workshop. We […]

  5. Double Dutch Treat

    Looking for something to do in NYC this coming week?  Then check out the showing of "Doubletine" at the TriBeCa Film Festival. These program notes were taken directly from their website: If seeing is believing, watching these kids Double Dutch elicits double-takes and disbelief. Chronicling the world of competitive jump roping, this energetic documentary follows […]

  6. Exciting Opportunities

    I want to pass along two exciting opportunities from DEN . . . 1. Are you planning to attend NECC, the granddaddy of all ed tech conferences, this June?  If so, you are definitely lucky and making me duly jealous.   So, if you are one of the lucky attendees, the DEN team would like to assess […]

  7. Could you be a STAR?

    Discovery Educator Network is looking for someone to be the main attraction at the last EdTechConnect for this school year.  Head over to the DEN National Blog for more details and to submit your proposal.  It would be great if one of our own Texas educators becomes the STAR of the show!

  8. Going to NECC?

    In preparation for this summer’s NECC in Georgia, please visit this link to the national DEN blog and let us know your thoughts.  If you’ve never been to NECC, I can tell you that it blows Palm Springs CUE away!  There are so many sessions and interesting things to learn that everyone can take away […]

  9. Give some Feedback Please!

    The National Educational Computing Conference is June 24 through June 27, 2007 in Atlanta Georgia.  Who is going to be there?  Do you want to attend a DEN event?  Give some feedback so that plans can be put together… Click Here to give your feedback!

  10. Civil War Institute in Chattanooga

    The Civil War Preservation Trust (CWPT) will be conducting a teacher institute in Chattanooga from 8:00am Friday, 20 July through 1:00pm Sunday, 22 July 2007.  There   will be a combination of content sessions, teaching strategy sessions,  receptions, meals, and tours of the Chattanooga area battlefields.  Teachers are responsible for their own room and travel, but meals […]