Archives for December 21, 2007

  1. FETC Pre-Con Event Announced

    When? 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM (January 23) Where? Orange County Convention Center, Discovery Education’s Corporate Room (S220F) Why? Professional development, networking, fun, free…need we say more? How? To sign up for the event, please send me Lance an email at (lance_rougeux@discovery.com) that contains the following… * Name * School * District * email Space […]

  2. Struggling… to Teach Better

    In the recent issue of Edutopia (Nov/Dec 2007, Vol. 3, # 8), Mitch Martin describes about how a good teacher must be bad at something to be good at teaching (Mr. Martin’s Oopses, page 10).   I must admit – I’ve been thinking about this article a lot lately in both teaching and beyond. Martin describes […]

  3. DEN Pre-Conference Event at FETC

    Are you going to FETC next month?  If so, join your fellow STARs for a fun, enriching pre-conference event on Wednesday, January 23, 2008. When? 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM (January 23) Where? Orange County Convention Center, Discovery Education’s Corporate Room (S220F) Why? Professional development, networking, fun, free…need we say more? How? To sign up […]

  4. IL-TCE 2008 "Learning without Boundaries" Feb. 26-29, 2008

    Hey everyone… Who is going to IL-TCE 2008 “Learning without Boundaries” Feb. 26-29, 2008? This is the biggest Tech Education event in Illinois. Workshops begin February 26th and 27th and the main events take place February 28th and 29th. Organizers of the event want to encourage you all to register asap as they will cancel […]

  5. More Free Stuff!

    Our friends at Tech4Learning have generously offered to give all interested STAR Discovery Educators a free copy of their very popular program, WebBlender. WebBlender is a great tool for combining all of the great content you find in Discovery Education streaming.  Web authoring, podcasting, digital storytelling and more!  From videos and images, to sound effects […]

  6. Useful Information from Atomic Learning

    Atomic Learning has announced a new, free resource Video Storytelling Guide. This guide can be a useful resource for anyone interested in making great videos. It helps with basic and advanced techniques for all aspects of creating a video. You can access the guide today through January 15, 2008, by clicking here.