Archives for March 5, 2009

  1. Are you in the Progress Zone?

    Fresh off the presses, the latest offering from Discovery Education is called Progress Zone (PZ).  In a nutshell,  you create assessments for your students (based off of state standards of course).  Students take the assessments.  If the students get anything wrong, PZ will immediately step in to offer up digital media tailored specifically to those […]

  2. Web 2.0 Sites shared at MACE Stealing from the STARS

    piclits – Get your kids writing! delicious – Social bookmarking. wordle – Create word clouds. xtranormal – Create 3d videos. glogster – Create a wall to share with your students. grooveshark – Find and listen to ANY song! zamzar – Convert video to different formats. Convert PDF’s to Docs. Become a STAR Discovery Educator and […]

  3. Adding Video to SMART Notebook Files

    Thanks to the Riptide Furse who sent me this exciting post from the Illinois DEN Blog. This is going to make life a lot easier. Ok, I love my SMART board.  I love my Discovery Education Streaming Videos.  Putting them together makes for a powerful lesson. But, in order to embed streaming videos directly into […]