UPDATE: Wow! We originally planned for 25 people to attend our Best Buy Digital Photography DEN Event. Due to such extreme demand and popularity, Best Buy has agreed to allow us to take FORTY participants! You’d better sign up fast. The first 25 slots are already gone! Yep, that’s right. Our next TN DEN training
Are you looking for the next “best read” to top your Shelfari list? How about a great video challenge connected to a great book? Want to meet the author and discuss the work? Does a college scholarship–or its equivalent for further education–entice you? What if I told you students and teachers could participate. Are you
Education, Social Media, and Ethics: Howard Gardner, Harvard Graduate School of Education on Vimeo Howard Gardner, Learning Style Guru, discusses digital media and today’s youth. You have to see this… Tags: no_tag That’s Not Cool Tags: cyberbullying, internetsafety, middleschool, cool, digital_citizenship, onlinesafety, bullying, stalking The New Twhirl (preview release) for Team Seesmic-Twhirl A new version
Discovery Educator Network – Grown Up Digital Book Club! Thank you for your interest in joining the DEN’s Grown Up Digital Book Club! The club will take place over a two month period and will feature both live and web based options for collaboration. The live component will take place Monday evenings, 2/9 through 3/23
I received a request for information about how teachers are using DE streaming to make the Civil War come alive for their students. Who better to ask than the awesome Discovery Educators? We would very much appreciate your feedback on this Google Form. I will post the results once we gather some feedback. PS –
METC 2009 was a winter wonderland. Snow happens in the Midwest and it hit on both days of the conference. Despite the weather the conference went great. Enjoyed dinner at Lewis & Clark’s with a wonderful group of educators. All braved the snowy conditions to join us. We even had to push our rental car
BigPictureSmallWorld: Home Inspired Learning for the world. Serious Fun. Experiential programs for your school include: Tags: education, environment, issues, movies, fun, games, students, teachers, video, classroom Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.
10×10 / 100 Words and Pictures that Define the Time / by Jonathan J. Harris Tags: no_tag Pipl – People Search Tags: search, people, searchengine, reference, tools, identity, searchengines, directory Public Performance Site Licenses for Schools – Show Copyrighted Movies in your School Legally Movie Licensing USA provides one-time and annual Public Performance Site Licenses
Enjoy your DEN weekly update for 1-30-09.
I’m very excited to announce that the DEN will be participating in the next global collaborative project that Vicki Davis and Julie Lindsay are creating! You can read the entire announcement below, but here’s a quick summary: 1) Don Tapscott, the author of Grown Up Digital, is hosting a video challenge right now with the