Archives for November 3, 2008

  1. Virtual Conference Archives Posted!

    Thanks to Steve Dembo for taking the time to archive the streaming presentations from the Discovery Educator Network Virtual Conference. The archives are now posted online. According to Steve, they are very large files. BTW, due to the fact that they are all archived in hi-rez with audio, video and chat, they’re big files. About […]

  2. The Vanishing Frog

                         Thursday evening, I was privileged to attend a screening for Jeff Corwin’s The Vanishing Frog, a new Animal Planet Documentary in Charlotte, NC at the Discovery Place.  Jeff began his presentation by stating “It was hard to get people to see that frogs are sexy things,” and I very much agreed.  He […]

  3. Share the Skies

    Welcome to Share the Skies, the nation’s first statewide initiative that enables students and teachers to study astronomy in real time during the daytime without leaving the classroom. This innovative project was developed by the Virginia Department of Education, New Mexico Skies, Software Bisque, and Virginia Tech’s Institute for Connecting Science Research to the Classroom. […]