Archives for April 1, 2008

  1. Vindication! (Or Something Like It)

    Image from WikipediaMy traffic court appearance was today.  Yes, April Fool’s Day was the day I was summoned to stand before the judge and plead my case.  I knew all those episodes of Law and Order, Law and Order SVU, and Law and Order Criminal Intent (not to mention Matlock and Perry Mason) would eventually […]

  2. Spring Training 2008 Promotion

    Before you read further please note that this is NOT an April Fool’s Joke! LOL Although a virtual being, I sometimes do make connections to RL (hmmm…wonder if I’m going to have to register or trademark that one! LOL) and this is such a case. The DEN Spring Training 2008 promotion has several strands to […]

  3. Win Free Stuff and Events!

    The DEN Spring Training 2008 promotion has just been announced! STAR DEs who report at least 3 events by June 6, 2008 will get a DEN water bottle. The events must be from this school year (Sept 1, 2007 through June 6, 2008). Any STAR DE who recruits a new STAR DE by June 6, […]

  4. DEN Spring Training 2008

    Attention SC DEN Members!!!   Report 3 trainings- water bottle Recruit new members- baseball jersey Winning a day with Hall Davidson…Priceless! From DEN blog… DEN Spring Training 2008 DEN Spring Training is back! This year the DEN coaches are scouting talent for the All-STAR team as well as looking for some new prospects to join […]

  5. 21st Century Teaching for 21st Century Students

    Thank you to everyone who attended the webinar tonight.  I thoroughly enjoyed all of the contributions you made.  The conversation adds so much more to a standard presentation and helps everyone understand ways to implement new instructional strategies to the classroom.  Feel free to download the presentation and share with others.  I also welcome any […]

  6. DEN Spring Training 2008

    DEN Spring Training is back! This year the DEN coaches are scouting talent for the All-STAR team as well as looking for some new prospects to join the DEN squad. You have a couple ways to impress the coaches during DEN Spring Training and earn some DEN gear. Renegotiate Your Contract Every year STAR Discovery […]

  7. NSTA Presentations

    After an incredible couple days at NSTA I’ve finally managed to dig out a bit and get my two sessions posted.  Enjoy! Science Fair Central with Elmer’s Wired 24/7: Seven Ways to Engage Your Students in Science 

  8. Have you seen Hall?

    Last week, Hall was a featured speaker at the Palm Beach Technology Conference. It seems there was some controversy during his famous Google Earth presentation, Staggeringly Good Things Mixing Google Earth and Media. A teacher in the audience asked how often the maps in Google Earth were updated. Hall responded that he wasn’t sure, but […]

  9. New Item Added to the DEN Store

    We have been receiving a lot of feedback about the DEN Store and one item has been requested above all others. So, you spoke and we listened. The #1 most requested item (at least for April 1st)  is now for sale in the DEN Store. This is a limited time offer for reasons you will […]

  10. Spring is here and CONGRATULATIONS are in order…

    Congratulations to Susan Tompkins for being awarded $541 from . This is site is a great way for teachers to receive resources for the classroom. is a not-for-profit website whose mission and philosophy are focused on student learning. Check out Susan’s award here KUDOS SUSAN!!!!!! PS….I hope everyone has a great end of […]

  11. Blogging from Dubai

    Here in Dubai for the GETEX conference, the Gulf Education and Training Exhibition, held in partnership with ISTE. Interesting kind of place. We have been meeting with ministers and educational agencies. It is the most top-down education space I have seen since working in Los Angeles Unified. Nothing specifically about media for this post except […]