Archives for March 16, 2008

  1. Have You "Eyed" the Eye-Project?

    It’s nice to know that sometimes good ole-fashioned surfin’ can still bring you to some really interesting places on the web… Recently (ok, it was actually back in December, but I’m a little bit behind in my posting- give a girl a break ), I found the Eye-Project with immediately reminded me of Mosaic on […]

  2. Summertime, and the Learning is Easy…

    This post comes straight from Lance Rougeux on the National Blog: For the past two summers we have hosted some amazing regional and national institutes with STARs from all over the country. Our goal this year is to continue that tradition but also to extend these opportunities to more and more STARs. So…Virtual drum roll […]

  3. Who's in your blogroll?

    Reading Educational blogs can help us to keep current on education issues. Following are a few blogs that I have found helpful when trying to infuse 21st Century Skills into my classes. 2¢ Worth – Teaching & Learning in the new information landscape: David Warlick Weblogg-ed – Learning with the Read/write Web: Will Richardson Expanding […]

  4. Garfield Upper Elementary Receives $2000 Best Buy Teach Award

    Garfield Upper Elementary announced that it has received a $2,000 Teach Award from Best Buy Co., Inc. for integrating interactive technology into its curriculum. Class members of Dan Brown’s Fifth Grade used their video production skills to produce a film that was entered into a national competition. Students wrote the script, shot the video, edited […]

  5. Live Green Teacher Grants

    GM and Discovery Education Team Up to Award Teachers Encouraging 21st century educators to LIVE GREEN—sustaining the planet’s resources, utilizing new conservation methods, reducing their carbon footprint and that of their students, their classrooms, their school—is at the heart of a new grant opportunity presented by GM and Discovery Education. By embracing new and emerging […]

  6. DEN Institutes

    I copied this post from Lance Rougeux on the National Blog. For the past two summers we have hosted some amazing regional and national institutes with STARs from all over the country. Our goal this year is to continue that tradition but also to extend these opportunities to more and more STARs. So…Virtual drum roll […]