Archives for October 10, 2007

  1. We Can Always Use Free Stuff!

    Olympus has teamed up with Tool Factory to launch it technology registry site for teachers. Teachers can make their technology wishes public, so anyone can make a donation to their classroom carts. Grants will be awarded on the 28th of every month. Register to win! Just visit Digital Wish and get signed up!

  2. All of You Deserve This Award!

    Each year, the Texas Computer Educator’s Association (TCEA) chooses teachers and administrators from across Texas, based on their dedication to the integreation of technology into the classroom curriculum, and honors them at the annual convention in February. The TCEA scholarships are awarded every year to deserving teachers who desire to futher their knowledge of technology […]

  3. We're Back!

    It’s been awhile (a little over a month), but we are back in the blogosphere! If you were subscribed to the old blog, your subscription should have moved with the blog. If you were not subscribed, you need to be! Just click the box that says “Subscribe” and you are halfway there!

  4. Once upon a SLURL… EdTechConnect with Claudia Linden!

     If you have any interest in virtual worlds like Second Life, then you do NOT want to miss this webinar.  We are thrilled to have as our next EdTechConnect presenter Claudia L’Amoreaux, aka Claudia Linden, who is in charge of education initiatives at Linden Labs, the company that owns and operates Second Life. Click here […]

  5. NY DEN Event for October '07

    IMAX Experience Come join the New York DEN on October 26, 2007. We will be meeting after Tech Forum NY at 5:00 at the IMAX Theater in the Palisades Center Mall. Even if you can’t attend Tech Forum NY, our event is open to all DEN members. When: October 26, 2007 5:00 Where: IMAX Theater, […]

  6. New York DEN Member needs our help

    About three weeks ago, I entered an essay contest to Lenovo Computers(they make my T60 PC laptop).  They asked entrants to describe in 50 words or less what makes them “New Thinkers for a New Age”.  I entered and hoped to win one of the special commemorative laptops they were randomly selecting each week. http://www.lenovo.com/news/us//en/2007/08/new_thinkers.html […]

  7. An Evening with the STARs: Tips, Tricks, and Cool Tools

    Special thank you to all who called in to join us for an Evening with the STAR’s yesterday. This had to have been one of my favorite webinars so far. For one hour, STAR DEN members who attended one of our National Institutes shared their favorite programs, hardware, tips, and tricks. I loved hearing everyone […]

  8. When I'm right, I'm right—but…

    Joe Brennan told me Wal-Mart must have read my blog when they pulled the losing format high definition DVD player (HD DVD) off the shelves.  I did predict the eminent demise of the format after Warner Brothers jumped ship to support Blu-Ray.   It happened faster than anybody thought.  However, now is the time for great […]

  9. When I’m right, I’m right—but…

    Joe Brennan told me Wal-Mart must have read my blog when they pulled the losing format high definition DVD player (HD DVD) off the shelves.  I did predict the eminent demise of the format after Warner Brothers jumped ship to support Blu-Ray.   It happened faster than anybody thought.  However, now is the time for great […]