Archives for April 27, 2008

  1. "Crab? Does anyone have any crab?"

    The following post is from one of our new STAR members, Stacy Kasse That was the question of the night posed by Captain Sig Hansen, one of the captains of the popular Discovery Network show, “Deadliest Catch” Tuesday night at the Sampson Street Oyster House. CAPTAIN Andy Hillstrand The captains mixed and mingled with guests […]

  2. Welcome New LA STARs!

    We are once again excited to announce our newest STAR DE’s: Linda Lingefelt Lisa Pumphrey We are excited about the opportunities Discovery has in store for these new DEN Members. They are now part of the global community of educators who have a strong desire to bring innovative classrooms to their students. Leave a post […]

  3. Gentle Reminder – April 30th

    Don’t forget to join us this Wednesday at 5 p.m. SLT (8 p.m. EST) for another fabulous workshop!  This week it’s  ‘Get Creative with Images! Online Photo Editing for Education and Fun!’ presented by Geekie Kidd (Charlene Chausis – RL).  Geekie will share ideas for editing, annotating and/or enhancing digital photos — either from your […]

  4. The Blogger’s Tale

    With apologies to Chaucer, dear me! Thanks to fellow IL Computing Educator and twitterist, Beth Pollock-Burke, I was able to attend the Chicago premiere of “Dear Me: A Blogger’s Tale.” Beth went to high school with both of the producers who are married, but oddly enough didn’t meet until they were out in L.A. This […]

  5. The Deadliest Catch

    Eric Strommer, a member of Michigan’s DEN Leadership Council, won a trip to Philadelphia to meet the cast and crew of The Deadliest Catch, a show on the Discovery Channel. According to Eric, “It was such a pleasure to be able to talk with the captains that were there (Sig, Andy, and Johnathon). They are […]