The DEN in SL Wednesday Workshop series continued this evening with a hugely popular and very informative session presented by Discovery Education’s own Steve Dembo (Demb Oh in SL). A large crowd gathered in the amphitheater set up for the occasion and learned about several ways to bridge communications between real life and Second Life.
EduIsland II will be hosting their first annual “Open Day” this Saturday, March 22. Here’s the press release: “Squirrelverse, the operator of the leading Second Life educational islands EduIsland II and Eduisland 5, is pleased to announce today that on Saturday 22 March 2008 the islands will be hosting their Annual Open Day. Commencing at 10am PST
I spent an hour with Steve Dembo, who presented in Second Life for the first time. He spoke about how to bridge real life and Second Life. Here is a photo I took while at the presentation. That’s me with the Discovery jean jacket!
Just wanted to make a quick shout out to all the SC DEN members…and anyone else reading this What have you done with Discovery OR technology & education lately? Comment here and let us know what is going on in your school/district. I’ll start… Last week, my district had a pre-conference event for SCASL 2008.
You know… every now and then it is a good idea to check your Spam Email folder. After the DEN NY visit to the Computer Show and the IMAX theater we collected spare change to donate on behalf of school children. We sent an email requesting that our donation go towards school children in the
I feel like I’m always talking about the next ‘latest and greatest’ webinar, but it’s really because we have such a phenomenal schedule lined up for all of you! Next week, the EdTechConnect series is going to feature Anastasia Goodstein, author of the book Totally Wired and the Ypulse weblog. She has been featured in
The DEN National Institute will occur at Discovery’s global headquarters in Silver Spring, MD from July 21-25, 2008. The week before, July 14-18, 2008, there will be the DEN Leadership Council Institute (also in Silver Spring, MD). Up to 100 STARs will be invited to attend the DEN National Institute and 50 leadership council members
Hi All- Can anyone tell me about Curriculum-Based Measurement? As I’m looking at the articles on CBM, it looks like RTI. Are we using CBM for RTI? Don’t you hate people who use education jargon and acronyms???? Lynn
Hey guys, Just in case you didn’t see this posting check out the information about the DEN National Institute. July 21-25, 2008 we will have a National Institute where 100 educators from all over the country will have the chance to come to our world head quarters in Silver Spring, MD and participate in a