Archives for May 14, 2007

  1. A vision for your voice with Voki

    Sometimes, you just need to interject a little bit of fun.  Voki is a website that lets you create an animated avatar that you can customize and supply your own voice to.  Yes, they’re a little wacky, but who says education can’t be fun? There are several ways you can get your voice recorded.  You […]

  2. Mr. 3000

    AP picture Let’s help the DEN become the next member of the 3000 club!  We are so close guys, just a few more reported events from each of us & we will pass 3000 in no time!  The process is so simple, even Pete Rose wouldn’t bet against you getting at least one more event […]

  3. Win Technology for Your School!

    2007 Samsung’s Hope for Education is now open.  Winners of this contest earn technology for their school — the Grand Prize is valued at $200,000.  Hope for Education is an essay contest open to anyone (so you AND your students can enter).  Essays will be accepted through July 22, and should be ". . . […]

  4. DEN STAR is a ToonDoo-er

    Congrats to STAR DEN member Stacy Harrell.  After reading, Dave Kootman’s post on the CA DEN blog on ToonDoo she gave it a whirl.  The result….. she was selected to be the ToonDoo of the day for her ToonDoo titled "Today’s Lesson"

  5. The Results are In . . .

    The TEA has released summary results of the TAKS testing for this year.  You can read some of the details in this Dallas News article.  According to the article, 16% of Texas seniors will not graduate this year.  This is up from 13% last year.  There is a lot of interesting information in the article, […]

  6. Let's Build Something Together – Assignment Builder

    As you all know by now unitedstreaming is much more than a video library.  It is also full of tools and applications that you can use in the classroom. This week we’re going to tackle three of those tools, the Assignment Builder, the Quiz Builder, and the Writing Prompt Builder. Let’s start by saying right […]