Daily Archives: April 29, 2008

May Events at DEN in SL

OMG!  Can you repeat after me? ‘M’…’A’…’Y’…that’s right!  It’s going to be MAY in two (2) days!  Where did the winter go?LOL  Not that I’m looking for it!  Though in SL, the weather is always just perfect.  Anyway, get your calendars out, get the pen ready, turn on your PDA, sync the info to your

DEN Guides at Work

You too can join the DEN in SL Den Guide program! As you can tell, the work isn’t all that difficult (thx Unklar for modeling!LOL). You meet, greet, and answer any questions that visitors may have. It’s a great way to hone your SL skills as well. Contact Beth Kohnke in-world.posted by Laelia Laval on

Midwest Batting Practice

The Midwest is 4th in the race for the Spring Training Pennant.  We’ve got a great schedule ahead, with several large events, but as my coach always said, “practice makes perfect”.   To kick it up a notch, I’ve schedule some “Batting Practice” webinars.  Here’s what you do: Pick a Tuesday afternoon practice from the below

heasulli's daily diigo bookmarks 04/29/2008

Live Mesh Tech Preview tags: edtech hello – post by babybaby A Google Prototype for a Precision Image Search – New York Times tags: edtech Google researchers say they have a software technology intended to do for digital images on the Web what the company’s original PageRank software did for searches of Web pages. VisualRank,

Kankakee’s King Middle to Visit Discovery

   DEN STAR Educator Tracy Selock and 20 5th graders from King Middle School in Kankakee School District 111 will visit our Evanston, IL office on Friday, May 9.  Mrs. Selock’s class will present their digital stories and web2.0 projects to Discovery Education employees.  Following their presentations and lunch, the troop will head into downtown Chicago to

Hamilton Lunch & Learn

I head over to Hamilton, MI on May 7 to join DEN STAR Andy Losik and over a hundred other future DEN STAR educators for a full day of professional development.  Hamilton Community Schools will be hosting the event, with Discovery Education sponsoring a “Lunch & Learn” session.   I’ll be presenting an overview of the DEN, with