Archives for May 4, 2007

  1. Proud Site Launch

    This is a departure from the usual subject matter but if I can’t share this with my blog, what kind of community have we got here?  The next pure media post will be out tomorrow but today I’d like to announce here the launch of a site we have been spending a lot of time […]

  2. WebiWHAT?

    I just got back from attending the Space Week webinar with Allan Butler and astronaut, Ken Reightler.  It was an out-of-this-world experience!  (ba-dump-DA)  As usual, the content in the webinar was so informative and so interesting that the time just flew by and so many questions were left unanswered.  The excitement of the participants was […]

  3. Space Week Webinar: Thank You Allan and Ken!

    Today, STAR Discovery Educators and their students had the incredible opportunity to talk to Allan Butler, producer of Space Week, and Ken Reightler, astronaut and VP for Lockheed Martin’s Space Operations.  Please post a comment telling us about your favorite part and say thanks to our two very special guests! Download the audio from the […]

  4. NECC Plans Unveiled

    If you are planning to attend the National Educational Computing Conference this June, please join us for some exclusive DEN events. DEN pre-conference event in cooperation with Animal Planet Summer Adventure! – Network with DEN members from across the country, record a podcast or create your own digital movie and interact with animal friends all […]

  5. Webinar Today!

    We have a big webinar TODAY with a producer from the Science Channel and I just received word that we have confirmed an ASTRONAUT that will also be on the call!!!!! The webinar is at 1 EST so that students can participate, ask questions, etc. This is another great opportunity to encourage your members to […]

  6. Where Will You Be at 1:00 Today?

    What does the producer of the Science Channel and an astronaut have in common? They will both be on the Discovery Webinar today at 1:00! If you haven’t checked out the new Discovery Virtual Project visit http://www.discoveryeducatorabroad.com/earthandspace/ and sign your class up for this collaborative project. Here’s the link about today’s webinar and info on […]

  7. ALERT! Great Opportunity!!!

    HOT OFF THE PRESS Jannita (DEN) JUST e-mailed me with the following information: We have a BIG webinar TODAY with a producer from the Science Channel and I just received word that we have confirmed an ASTRONAUT that will also be on the call!!!!!  The webinar is at 1 EST so that students can participate, […]

  8. Today is the Day…Don't Delay!

    Just a reminder that Friday, May 4th at 1 PM (EST) there is a very special webinar with Allan Butler, producer of The Science Channel’s first ever: Space Week.  An added bonus is that your students can talk to a real Astronaut.  Astronaut Ken Reightler has been added to the webinar!  Ken is the Vice […]

  9. A Teacher Amongst Us…

    I don’t really have much to blog about under this topic, but I really wanted to continue with the theme "Amongst Us."  I guess I could add a note about my thoughts. Today,  my class went on a field trip to a local ecology center and I watched as my fourth graders were outside building […]

  10. An Astronaut Amongst Us…

    Just wanted to get a reminder out to everyone that tomorrow (Friday) is the Discovery Science Connection webinar with astronaut, Ken Reightler.  It’s at 10pm PST. What a great opportunity to engage your students and share with your colleagues.  Check out the DEN national blog for more information.