Monthly Archives: August 2007

Freedom Walk on September 11

Freedom Walk on September 11

The National DEN Blog has information related to local communities developing a Freedom Walk to commemorate those who lose their lives on September 11.  The Freedom Walk began in 2005 with 15,000 marching from the Pentagon to the National Mall.  This year, every community is encouraged to create their own local Freedom Walk.  See the


    Welcome back to a new school year. As always the beginning of the year is filled with excitement, anxiety, fears and questions, yet we seem to get through it all. Maine has a great teaching staff and I personally thank all of you for your hard work and commitment to our kids.  

Assignments, Quizzes, and Writing Prompts Turned In Here

This is an all call to our exemplary DEN STARs….. I am in Idaho getting ready to showcase unitedstreaming and want to show off some of your terrific assignments, quizzes, and writing prompts created in the unitedstreaming builders. Post a comment and share your student link, created in unitedstreaming, so we can see all the

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

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.

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

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?

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

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