Archives for October 30, 2007

  1. A little northern exposure for the DEN

    Last week I had the amazing opportunity to travel to Alaska to help get the Anchorage School District started with Discovery Education One Place and streaming. I am still processing the overall experience and really don’t know what my favorite part of the trip was because everything was incredible. As you can see, the view […]

  2. Costume Party October 28th

    I always feel that a picture is worth a thousand words….well, this clip is worth….well, you do the math! I was busy taking pictures and helping those who were new to SL figure out how NOT to wear the costume box, but rather rez the items to their inventory and wear the items.  The next […]

  3. Web based Second Life? Yeah, but…

    When I first heard about MoveableLife.net  I thought it had to be too good to be true.  I mean, Second Life in a browser?  C’mon… No way.  I mean, we all know that Second Life is pretty processor intensive.  Not as much as many games, but running it from within a web browser?  No way! […]

  4. Web based Second Life? Yeah, but…

    When I first heard about MoveableLife.net  I thought it had to be too good to be true.  I mean, Second Life in a browser?  C’mon… No way.  I mean, we all know that Second Life is pretty processor intensive.  Not as much as many games, but running it from within a web browser?  No way! […]

  5. NCLB and Science Education

    I came across this post on NSTA’s site and thought it was definitely worth getting out to the DEN.  Check it out. It is anticipated that Congress will soon be considering revisions to the No Child Left Behind Act. Although schools nationwide must assess students in science, in most states science scores do not count—only […]

  6. NMSA and TETC

    Hey gang!  Here are some things to consider as the TN DEN steps forward into the future: 1.    The National Middle Schools Conference is next week in Houston (November 7-10).  If you are going, please consider meeting with us at the conference.  Email me at tchilders.den at gmail.com and we’ll set something up! 2.    Teryl […]