Daily Archives: December 3, 2007

DEN Represented at the PA Senate

So, I am pretty excited about tomorrow . . . Tomorrow, December 4th, at 10:00 AM, I am going to join fellow STAR Discovery Educator and Salisbury High School teacher, RJ Stangherlin, and Discovery Educator Network manager, Lance Rougeux, in testifying at a Pennsylvania Senate hearing. This is a joint committee hearing involving the Senate

The Forecast Calls for an Iowa DEN Launch!

The Weather Channel Gadgets powered by Google Welcome to the IOWA DEN! Although today’s weather may not be perfect the Iowa DEN Leadership Council thinks it is the perfect time to begin building our collaborative community of sharing and knowledge. We are looking forward to providing you with professional learning opportunities, resources, and a frequently updated blog

Come learn about Qwizdom!

We’ve had an incredible amount of interest about our DEN deals, but also a few questions. Patrick Leonard from Qwizdom has offered to host a webinar on Thursday to show you what you can do with Student Response Systems, answer your questions, and share some best practices. He’ll explore new ideas and tools that greatly

Go Wild with Jeff Corwin at FETC!

Time to make some travel plans.  Discovery is going to be in full force at FETC this year!  Jeff Corwin, Animal Planet’s Emmy-Award-winning wildlife biologist, is going to be the keynote presenter on January 23rd!  Jeff is going to have an up close and personal conversation about his work in the environment and ecology, and

FETC – Just over a month away!!!

Outside of NECC, FETC to me is tops in the area for Educational Technology Conferences. Ours is only about a month and a half or so away. If you’ve not seen the program as of yet, you can check it out here at the FETC website. But what is a conference without some exciting Discovery

Michigan Leadership Council Launched!

Welcome to the new Michigan DEN blog!   Through on-line and face-to-face interactions, the new Michigan DEN Leadership Council is excited to share resources, learning opportunities, and foster a convenient way to network with each other.   Using the resources of the Discovery Education Network, it is our goal to provide statewide professional development activities, regular updates and a resourceful blog.

Welcome to our newest IL DEN members…

Congratulations on joining the IL DEN. Carine (Wadsworth), Rebecca (Lindenhurst), and Carol from (Northfield). We look forward to your contributions. As the IL DEN continues to grow, does anyone have any suggestions for the council? Let us know… This might also be a good time to revisit the Council members as well. Here was the

Day of Discovery LA

I’m sure you’ve heard, but we are lucky to once again be hosting a fantastic training event. It’s the “Day of Discovery” hosted by KLCS in downtown LA on Saturday Dec. 8. All the great Discovery celebs will be there, including Hall Davidson, Steve Dembo and . . .you! There’s already been a big response