Daily Archives: October 24, 2007

Halloween in the DEN

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

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

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.

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,

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

Simple text changes for your website

These days, we all use different applications to modify our websites.  Some people use MS Frontpage or Dreamweaver, some use Mac accounts and many people have different types of web hosting, such as Google Pages, Teacher Web, or even Word Press (such as this blog).  Whatever tool you use to host your site, sometimes the

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

In Our Thoughts…

The VA DEN would like the CA DEN Members to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Please leave a message of support on the CA DEN blog or visit the National Blog to leave your message there. Below are some resources from the CA DEN if you are