Daily Archives: May 14, 2008


CA STARs Leave Earth with NASA and Buzz Aldrin!

It goes without saying that this latest DEN event was definitely “Out of this World”  From the moment STARs walked in they were surrounded with the most incredible high definition images from NASA, not to mention being in the presence of NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and another one of their favorite scientists Bill Nye. I


NBC Launches Edutainment Online Network

Note: Cross-posted on Cliotech. eSchoolNews reported that NBC News has launched an edutainment-based social network for teenagers. The network, iCue, stands for Immerse. Connect. Understand. Excel. The FAQs page contains a ton of information. Much of the content is dedicated to user privacy and security – which is understandable considering the intended audience of this


Texas Leadership Council To Hold Pep Rally

Want to be a part of history in the making? Join us for the 2008 TX DEN Virtual Pep Rally! We are recruiting STAR Discovery Educators. Come ready to be inspired and to meet a great group of people! Following the session, each attendee will be invited to submit an application and become a STAR!!


Science Challenge Video Tip #4

Mission Possible With just a month left (don’t tempt Murphy’s Law by waiting until June 15th to upload), here is another idea or two to help you put together a student or DEN teacher entry for the Discovery and 3M Young Scientist Challenge. There’s a new video on the “Get Started” page and sample scorecards