Archives for October 24, 2007

  1. Halloween in the DEN

    Have you found a Halloween Costume yet for the DEN in SL Halloween Party?  I’ve got mine ready to go.  Hope to see you there.  Don’t forget the party will be held on October 28th. Here are some DE streaming videos for this time of year.  You and your students might find these interesting. http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/studentCenter/index.cfm?cdCode=TD4F4-FFC5

  2. GOOG-411 vs. Live Search 411

    Last month, I was out with a good friend planning some upcoming podcasts. But we were hungry and wanted to know if the local bowling alley (we had a coupon) was still serving food. My buddy rang up the location with GOOG-411 (800-466-4411), got our answer (yes), and we were on our way. GOOG-411 is […]

  3. National Middle Schools STAR DEN Event

    Here’s a post from the TN DEN: 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. […]

  4. Google Earth Streamathon Mega Post

    The DEN did a Streamathon yesterday. Hundreds of folks took part, some with their staffs or classes watching through a projector. I referred to some both basic and ‘advanced’ Google Earth tips, techniques, and classroom strategies. These have been littered across this blogsite for more than a year. Here’s the aggregate! It has somethings old, […]

  5. Join us for Dinner in Massachussetts!

    Come one, come all and join us at MassCue! MassCue is almost here and we’re searching for DEN members who are making the trip to Sturbridge, MA. If you are coming to MassCUE November 14-15 let us know! We are having a DEN dinner on November 14 at 6 p.m and would love for you […]

  6. Wouldn’t it be Love-a-ly?

    Thought you might like to see what the “Young Sloppy Brush” crew thinks technology can do for them. This was done as their entry into the Interwrite Classroom Makeover Contest. Sorry, I didn’t know about this one and the deadline just passed. But it looks like making a parody of a song can be just […]

  7. The stars at night are big and bright…

    Will you be heading to the LoneStar state for the National Middle Schools Association Conference on November 8th, 9th and 10th?  If so, there will be a STAR DEN event spearheaded by Tim Childers of the TN DEN.  They are still hammering out all the details, but if you are attending the conference and are interested […]

  8. DEN Social at NMSA

    Thanks to Tim Childers and the TN DEN for organizing this DEN social.  Here are the details from the TN DEN blog. 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 […]