Daily Archives: August 29, 2007

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Freedom Walk

Freedom Walk

An estimated 21,400 Arizona residents serve full time in the military, 5,400 serve as reservists, and 7,200 are enlisted in the National Guard, totaling 34,000 Arizonans in military service. As the anniversary of September 11th approaches, please keep in mind the sacrifices that military families make throughout the Grand Canyon State. On Sept. 11, please

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Freedom Walk 2007

If you haven’t done so already, please take a moment to take a look at the DEN National Blog post about this year’s Freedom Walk. It’s an opportunity you won’t want to miss out on. Let’s all do our part to remember September 11.

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TCEA 2008 includes our very own Ann Jablonski!

Our own Ann Jablonski, events planner for the Texas Leadership Council, has been selected to be a presenter at TCEA 2008, Discover Your Destination. She will be sharing ways to use unitedstreaming video to retell a story, summarize, and sequence. She’ll be using Movie Maker and Photostory as apps and including lesson plans and rubrics for

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We're Back to School, are we Back on Track?

Here in Texas, we all got to spend a little extra time this summer getting ready, right? With the passage of the law that keeps Texas schools from opening until the last week of August, nearly everyone started this Monday. That meant that our summer was a tad bit longer this year. Could you tell?

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Walk to support our Armed Forces and their families

On Sept. 11, please join the DEN team and the Military Channel as we partner with America Supports You, a Department of Defense program recognizing citizens’ support for our military and communicating that support to members of our Armed Forces and their families. America Supports You connects citizens and corporations who are looking for ways

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Student data notebooks

Our first ThinkLink assessment of the 0708 school year is well under way.  This is our second year with ThinkLink Lanugage Arts and Math, and we look forward to giving our first Science assessment in the near future. Our teachers use data notebooks as a way to keep all assessment information in one place.  This

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The State of the DEN

On Tuesday, Scott Kinney shared a "Status of the DEN" webinar, where we looked back at the last two years and then looked forward to the future.  It was part celebration, part town hall meeting, and 100% filled with DEN spirit.  Would you believe that 2 years ago we had 6 STAR Discovery Educators?  And

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Walk to support our Armed Forces and their families

On Sept. 11, please join the DEN team and the Military Channel as we partner with America Supports You, a Department of Defense program recognizing citizens’ support for our military and communicating that support to members of our Armed Forces and their families. America Supports You connects citizens and corporations who are looking for ways

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Excited Teachers

Yesterday I got a chance to see a new group of teachers see ThinkLink for the first time.  I forgot how much fun it is to see the excited faces as they realize how powerful and easy to use this product is.  Such a cool day! Lynn

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