Daily Archives: May 16, 2008

Cedar Rapids Day of Discovery

    Back from an amazing two days in Cedar Rapids, IA. A huge thank you to Ann Nicholson and Jerry Cochrane for allowing Discovery Education come in and for hosting the event. We had 40 educators attend three workshops; the first one starting at 8:30 AM and the last ending at 7:00 PM. Educators

DEN Weekly Update: 5-16-08

This DEN Weekly Update is packed with new announcements so make sure you read it! DEN Regional Conferences NECC pre-conference and evening event NASA event invitation Webinars and more!

heasulli's daily diigo bookmarks 05/16/2008

Mom indicted in MySpace suicide – Crime & courts- msnbc.com tags: edtech LOS ANGELES – A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted a Missouri woman for her alleged role in perpetrating a hoax on the online social network MySpace against a 13-year-old neighbor who committed suicide. U.S. Attorney Thomas P. O’Brien said this was the

Award winning STAR Discovery Educators!

It really has been an amazing week.  Within the last few days, I’ve gotten emails alerting me to no less than three STAR Discovery Educators who have won rather prestigious awards! Carol Anne McGuire, vision specialist and mastermind behind the Rock Our World project, has been honored by ISTE as the 2008 Outstanding Teacher of

Live Green Teacher Grant Program – Deadline extended

If you’ve been thinking about applying for one of the LIVE GREEN teacher grants that are available, you’ve got a few more days to do it.  The deadline has been pushed back to June 15th, 2008.  If you haven’t thought about it yet, why on earth not?? Discovery Education and General Motors have partnered up

DEN Regional Conference Schedule Announced!

Can’t get enough of the DEN’s amazing professional development events?  Good!  Today we are thrilled to announce a series of two-day conferences designed to enhance your use of Discovery Education’s digital media resources.  The DEN Regional Conferences (August through October) are spread out all over the country so that we can reach as many STARs as possible. Check