Archives for October 20, 2007

  1. National Middle Schools STAR DEN Event

    The National Middle Schools Association (NMSA) will host its annual national convention in Houston, TX from November 8 to 10. If you are a STAR DEN member and would like to attend a social gathering of other DEN members while attending the NMSA convention, we need your input. Finding a space to host us (whether […]

  2. Save the Date: November 7th

    Here’s another event to mark on your calendars:  November 7th 6 p.m. SLT (9 p.m. EST)! DEN in SL will be hosting a Basic Pottery Making Workshop.  How cool is that?!?  The workshop itself will be held in the sandbox on EduIsland II (right outside the DEN in SL HQs). You will learn to create a […]

  3. Calling All Voices

    You’ve got to try this out! I can think of a THOUSAND different applications for this with my students & I’m sure you will too! VoiceThread is an online media album that allows you to make comments, either audio or text, and share them with anyone you wish. A VoiceThread allows an entire group’s story […]

  4. 'Tis the Season

    It’s that time of year again- time for holiday newletters, letters, etc. A few years ago, you’d have to spend lots of $$$ to get a good graphics editor or clip art package. Not anymore! Here are some great FREE sources: FunDraw: free web-based drawing tool, as well as a great free clip art library […]