Archives for January 14, 2008

  1. DEN Virtual Conference

    Join us for the 1st ever Discovery Educator Network Virtual Conference! Saturday, February 2nd 9:00-1:00 Greenville, SC and Columbia SC Connect with educators from all over the country during this unique professional development experience where you can attend in-person, online or both. The day will feature keynote presentations from Discovery’s own Hall Davidson and Lance […]

  2. It's Not too Late for a Second Life Experience

    A year ago fellow Star Discovery Educator Jennifer Brinson and I joined Jennifer Dorman in a “Making History Come Alive” issue of the Discovery Educators Resource Guide. Our article’s focus was What If You Could Change History? This time I have a different sales pitch: Want to Make History? That’s right. Join the Discovery Educator […]

  3. The DEN Virtual Conference

    Join us for the 1st ever Discovery Educator Network Virtual Conference on Saturday, February 2nd! Connect with educators from all over the country during this unique professional development experience where you can attend, in-person, online or both! The DEN Virtual Conference is a national event that provides educators a unique opportunity to experience Discovery Education’s […]

  4. An EdTech Pangea

    Have you read Karl Fisch’s blog lately? The Think Pink Project he describes is the kind of stuff I’d like to start seeing more of,as I think it’s VERY DOABLE.  I plan on talking to the English & History teachers in my district to see if I can get any brave souls to take a […]

  5. Do You Doodle?

    One of the things I like to do when I start working with a new group of people is find ways to streamline the things they are already doing. This frees up time for everyone to be more creative and I find that people tend to be happy when they have more time to be […]

  6. The DEN Virtual Conference

    Join us for the 1st ever Discovery Educator Network Virtual Conference on Saturday, February 2nd! Connect with educators from all over the country during this unique professional development experience where you can attend, in-person, online or both! The DEN Virtual Conference is a national event that provides educators a unique opportunity to experience Discovery Education’s […]

  7. Upcoming Webinars – DEN in SL and ETC with Tim Lauer

    We’ve got a couple of upcoming webinars that you won’t want to miss.  Tomorrow (Tuesday), the DEN’s Second Life Leadership Council will be hosting a webinar entitled, “Get a life!  A Second Life that is…”  Whether you’ve got years of experience or stuck on newbie island, the Second Life LC will teach you what Second […]

  8. Saturday, Feb 2 Virtual Conference!

    Connect with educators from all over the country during this unique professional development experience where you can attend in-person, online, or both.  The host site is Doherty Elementary School in West Bloomfield and it will run from 8:30am-3:00pm.  It’s free!  Lunch, door prizes, and certificates of attendance will be provided.  Two virtual keynotes will be […]

  9. It's a Wrap – Presenting in SL

    One of the aspects that makes Second life a valuable tool for educators is the ability to collaborate and share with others.  Presentations can cover a wide range of topics, from how to motivate a reluctant reader to how to use portfolios to tips for teaching fractions.   Beth Kohnke and JuliaAnn Mills did a […]

  10. LPB Upcoming Events

    I hope that you all are having a good year. I am not sure how many of you get LPB information from Ellen Wydra, Ph.D., Director of Educational Television and Technology, so I am copying this useful information for you all. Enjoy…Karrie See below for the copy info…   1) LPB will be broadcasting the […]

  11. Tomorrow is DEN in SL's FIRST WebEx

    Don’t forget!!!  DEN in SL is hosting its FIRST WebEx. TIME: 4 p.m. SLT (that’s Second Life Time) or 7 p.m. EST We hope to see many of you in-world after the webinar and as such I would STRONGLY suggest that IF you THINK you MIGHT want to see what Second Life is all about, […]

  12. Meet the DEN in Second Life!

    WHEN?  Tuesday, January 15th at 4 p.m. SLT (that would be 6 p.m. CST ) ‘Get a Life, a Second Life That Is!’ is a webinar aimed at educators who would like to learn more about Second Life and how this virtual world can contribute to your PLN (Personal/Professional Learning Network).  Brand new to Second Life?  […]