Daily Archives: January 26, 2009

DEN Diigo Group Daily Bookmarks 01/27/2009

DEN Diigo Group Daily Bookmarks 01/27/2009

World History Tags: World_History, history, education, video, images, technology, maps, interactive, learning, classroom Visual Fractions – A Fraction Tutorial FRACTIONITIS frak’sheni’tis An increase in anxiety caused by the appearance of a numeral in fraction form. Symptoms: A blank stare, avoidance of math courses and math teachers. Cure: Associate fractions with a pleasant object, such as

DEN National Institute: Vote Now!

After tons of suggestions and much deliberation we have narrowed the location of this year’s DEN National Institute down to five possibilities. Cruise (San Diego to Mexico) Boston, MA Monterey, CA Las Vegas, NV Washington, D.C. Please take some time and vote for your favorite.  The deadline to cast your vote is Friday, February 6, 2009.


That’s right, it’s that four letter word that makes educators happy…F-R-E-E. Back by popular demand, the fun and fabulous folks at ETV are bringing you technology workshops to help you learn the latest and greatest trends in educational technology. Donna, Debbie and Dean (the three D’s of education) have lined up 3-days for you and

Invitation to the Kalamazoo Day of Discovery, Feb 6, 2009

Join us for an engaging, technology-infused professional development workshop focused on creative ways to use digital media in the classroom. Learn techniques to inspire your students and maximize the resources from Discovery Education streaming.  “50 Ways to Integrate DE Streaming” and “Extreme Makeover: Education Edition” are just a couple of the sessions that will be

Create Your Own Color Schemes

I came across a pretty cool little application, pic2color. The application allows you to upload an image or paste the URL of an image to generate a color scheme with Hex codes. When you click on one of the colors generated by the image, the Hex code is displayed. This is a terrific design tool

DEN Diigo Group 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 Classwish ClassWish, a nonprofit, makes it easy for teachers and schools to create Wish Lists of the supplies they need for students to excel. Parents and others in the community see exactly what is needed