Daily Archives: August 28, 2008

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Bodies – The Exhibition: A FREE Preview for Educators

Bodies – The Exhibition: A FREE Preview for Educators

Bodies – The Exhibition is holding an open house exclusively for educators on Thursday, September 25, 2008 from 4:00 – 9:00 pm OR Friday, September 26th, 2008 from 4:00 – 10:00 pm. You’ll need to click here to register if you’d like to RVSP for either one of those days. The complimentary exhibit preview is

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Mark Your Calendars!

Two on-line events are coming up soon!  Mark your calendars for: STREAMATHON:  September 23 from 9am-9pm EST.  Attend when you can! DEN Virtual Conference: October 25.  This will be a combination of face-to-face and on-line sessions. Details about these two events will be posted soon.

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Planet Earth Education Edition wins Teacher’s Choice Award

Another award? You bet! Learning magazine has honored Discovery Education with a 2009 Teachers’ Choice Award for the Classroom, recognizing the value of the Planet Earth Education Edition in teaching. Promoting critical thinking and developing a cross-curricular framework for instruction, the Planet Earth Education Edition, and the accompanying resources from Discovery Education, empower educators to

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Student E-Mail Alternative

Note: cross-posted on Cliotech The problem that many teachers face when having students create user accounts for web applications is that most applications require a valid e-mail address to create the account. There is a solution that I learned from Alice Mercer about harnessing Gmail to create “fake” accounts that applications will recognize as legitimate.

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Classroom 2.0 MEGA Conference

Note: cross-posted on Cliotech Thanks to Cheryl Capozzoli for serving as the regional coordinator for the Classroom 2.0 Conference in PA. Here are some details about the conference from Cheryl: Please take advantage of this FREE live collaborative educational technology event. Learn about some of the best educational technology resources that can be integrated effectively

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Special Screening Invite

Just in! We have a limited number of seats available for Discovery Education and the DEN at a special screening of Discovery en Espanol’s My Hispanic World and Mysteries of the Yucatan. When: September 17, 2008 Where: Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave., Long Beach, CA 90802 Time: VIP Reception 6:00pm, Screening at

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