Monthly Archives: November 2007

Join Us This Wednesday!

Join Us This Wednesday!

Join us, this Wednesday, November 28th, when Celestia Cazalet presents ‘Profiling: It Can Be a Good Thing’.  The workshop will take a look at all the information on an avatar’s profile, how to update it, add picks, make notes about other avatars, and explore the reasons why a profile should be completed — at least a little! Time: 

Tune in Tonight!

I apologize for the late notice, but I just received the news that there will be an airing of a very special video tonight on the Travel Channel (a Discovery Communications channel). It was made by our very own Judith Valle, a Texas STAR Educator and an events planner for the Texas DEN LC! Thousands

Media Geek

     No, I’m not writing about Hall or me. While perusing a StreamingMedia email I ran across an article by Paul Rismandel, the manager of digital media production for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Coincidentally, today I was going to blog about a writing program down there

Calling All DEN Members Going to TETC!!!

We have finally nailed down our plans for a DEN Social Event at TETC in Nashville! Woohoo! You are invited to meet us on Thursday evening, November 29th, at 7 PM at Caffeine, a local wifi hotspot near the Convention Center.  Bring your laptops! We want to spend some time sharing resources and drinks (not

Save the Dates: December 5th, 12th, & 19th

Continuing with our Wednesday Workshop series, I want to share with you a listing of our upcoming workshops so you can put us on your ‘to do’ list. Title:  Show & Share – Gestures  When:  December 5th; 5:00 p.m. SLT (8:00 EST) Presenter:  Riptide Furse Description:  This will be a Show and Share session focusing

Going to CLMS/CLHS/CUE in Monterey, CA?

Greetings CA DEN! We hope all of you have had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends! Are you attending CLMS/CLHS/CUE? Several of our CA Star Discovery educators are presenting at the conference, so be sure not to miss: Carol Anne McGuire, (closing keynote speaker), Scott Skidmore, Scott Johnson, Martha Snider, as well as

A Thanksgiving Reflection

As has been a ritual in my family for as long as I can remember, I would like to share some of the things for which I am thankful . . . Traditional Response: I am thankful for my wonderful husband – we just celebrated eight fabulous years of marriage on Nov. 20th. I am

Welcome to our Newest STAR DEN Member

Here’s a BIG WELCOME to our newest STAR DEN member, Gary Setzer.  If you’d like to find out more on how to become a STAR DEN member click HERE.  It’s NEVER too late to join this group and if you do so now, you can check off one more thing that you’ve listed as part

Thanks for the Thanks

‘Tis the season. As the days get shorter and darker and what’s left of the first semester starts its long fade out in a flurry of holidays and testing, we in the northern hemisphere become more reflective and generous. So, in the spirit of the season, I’d like to reflect on a thank you gift


 Just a few of my favorite Thanksgiving “quotes”to help get you in the spirit of the day 🙂 The pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts … nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving. –H. W. Westermayer Be thankful every day when you get up that you have something to do that day which