Daily Archives: February 3, 2009


Gina's Tech Finds

 This post is written by guest blogger Gina Loveless, MI Leadership Events Team Leader OK—so February is proving to be quite a month already and we are only at Day 3!  Groundhog Phil saw his shadow which means 6 more weeks of winter!  I need those 6 weeks to keep exploring all these great tech


A Call to Civil War Action

 The following post is from Jennifer Dorman on the Pennsylvania DEN Blog–  Let’s help her out “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


WI Blog to Follow

Cathy Houchin (Watertown, WI & part of our WI DEN Leadership Council) has been adding some things to her http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/houchinc/. She has a great post on using Audacity (which we use for our Lab Out Loud podcast) and another post on 180 Technology Tips. Follow her RSS feed at http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/houchinc/feed/ Who else from Wisconsin has been blogging (either


The Invention of Hugo Cabret – Invitation to a Collaborative Book Blog Project

Cover of The Invention of Hugo Cabret PA Leadership Council member and 4th grade teacher, Erik Wittmer, is seeking elementary classes for a flat classrooms-style collaborative book blog project. Here are the details. Contact Erik if you are interested in having your class participate. I have been putting together a project that I am hoping


DEN Diigo Group Bookmarks 02/03/2009

Welcome to Stixy Tags: ajax, collaboration, cool, design, eLearning, education, online, organize, teaching, tools, web2.0 Think of Stixy as your online bulletin board. Create as many Stixyboards as you like, one for each project. Use Stixy to easily organize and share: * Your family’s schedule * Projects at work * An upcoming holiday with your


Grown Up Digital

As you can read over on the main DEN blog, “the Discovery Educator Network is participating in the next global collaborative project that Vicki Davis and Julie Lindsay are creating!” You should head over there for all the details. Of course, what I have to add and want to focus on is a video challenge