Daily Archives: January 25, 2009

DEN Educator Resources Rock!

DEN Educator Resources Rock!

Aren’t a STAR DEN member yet? You’ll want to be! The Educator Resources section of the DEN site is available to STAR DEN members.  I just finished posting 7 videos of mine on both the DEN Educator Resource site and TeacherTube. I finished uploading all 7 videos to the DEN site before the first video

DEN Diigo Group Daily Bookmarks 01/26/2009

Motivator: Create your own customized motivational poster Tags: photos, tools, poster, fun, generator, humor, web2.0, posters, classroom, learning, images, education Yoowalk – Free virtual world to walk around the web and chat in 3D. Tags: web, web2.0, tools, visualization, virtual Online Coloring Tags: no_tag PhotoJoy – Amazing Photo Widgets, 3D Screensavers & Collages that display

Pay it Forward Conference

The 2nd annual Pay It Forward Conference is an event that brings together middle and high school students from all over Long Island. This year the conference is joining forces with Habitat for Humanity to help build a Long Island a home as well as other non-for-profit agencies that would help the students to support

Celebration of Teaching and Learning

Save the DATE!  The Celebration of Teaching & Learning is returning to NYC again this March 6th and 7th and you don’t want to miss it!  This year the conference will held at the Hilton New York on the Avenue of the Americas in NYC.  Some of the 2009 Keynote Speakers include:  Alan Alda, Temple

Recent Conferences – Resources Galore!

The Educon Conference took place the last couple of days in Philadelphia.  I sure wish I had been able to attend.  You may wonder what Educon is… the quote below is from their wiki. EduCon 2.1 is both a conversation and a conference. And it is not a technology conference. It is an education conference.

Gentle Reminder – January 27th

Take a look at our booth at the SL Education Support Faire: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Faire/42/132/35 Also, on Tuesday, January 27th join us at the SL Education Support Faire at  4 p.m. SLT (6 p.m. CST, 7 p.m. EST) on ‘Presenting Best Practices in SL’. http://slurl.com/secondlife/Faire/2/237/40

Gentle Reminder – January 28th

This Wedneday we have a ‘double header’ as Augustine Writer (real life: Lance Rougeux) and Demb Oh (real life: Steve Dembo) talk about what’s new at Discovery Education and what we can come to expect in 2009.  What’s in store for the DEN in 2009?  Join Augustine Writer for an overview of the programs, events and changes slated

NICE Mini-Conference – January 31, 2009

NICE, a sub-chapter of ICE, will be having their annual mini-conference again! Stevenson High School 1 Stevenson DrLincolnshire, IL 60069 *Registration ($5) at 8:30 a.m.Hear from our 2008 mini-grant recipients, and approximately 18 sessions to choose from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Download the details: and get more detials here: http://chapters.iceberg.org/nice/calendar.htm View Map

School of Rock

Know a NJ Teacher Who Rocks?   Garden State Teacher Awards Program Who is eligible? Nominated teachers must be full-time classroom teachers  at a public or non-public school in New Jersey. For the 2008-2009 school year, teachers must spend the majority of their assignment time teaching students in grades Pre-K to 3rd grade, 4th to 8th