Daily Archives: May 21, 2007

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Texas STAR: Meet Diedre Cook and Judith Valle!

With this post, we start a new monthly feature on the DEN Texas blog called "Texas STAR".  In this series, we will feature two STAR Discovery Educators each month from the great state of Texas (similar to the Educator Spotlight on the National DEN webpage).  This month, we are featuring Diedre Cook (who has been

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Get SMART!

Linda Rush, events coordinator for the Texas DEN Leadership Council, and a SMART Exemplary Educator, sent me information about an opportunity our STAR DE’s might be interested in.  SMART sends out a monthly newsletter entitled SMART Technologies Education News in which the Texas consultants, Marci Walk and Heather Lamb, outline tips and tricks for using

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Great Music for the Classroom. But…

Some great and productive DEN members from Georgia emailed me recently about freeplaymusic.com.  The music at this is site is fantastic— film sound track quality stuff. You must visit it.  And, although created for media professionals, it is specifically free for classroom teachers doing educational projects with students in their classrooms.  Students assembling media with

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Great Music for the Classroom. But…

Some great and productive DEN members from Georgia emailed me recently about freeplaymusic.com.  The music at this is site is fantastic— film sound track quality stuff. You must visit it.  And, although created for media professionals, it is specifically free for classroom teachers doing educational projects with students in their classrooms.  Students assembling media with

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