Daily Archives: March 15, 2009

Twitter Updates for 2009-03-15

Twitter Updates for 2009-03-15

Had a blast doing the Pi, Film on the Fly yesterday with my son in Chicago. http://tinyurl.com/d7y43e # Won my iPhone bid. In 4 – 9 days I’ll have a new toy. Thanks for removing barriers, @teach42 # @JanetEnglish Thank You!, We had a blast! Just put up post on the DEN site about it.

News From Our MI DEN Chair

Click the link below to see Cheryl’s pre-MACUL newsletter.  Hope to see you at the social event on Thursday eve! mi_den_march_14.pdf **Please note the following changes (from what is included in the newsletter) to sessions offered at MACUL.** Rita Hughes will present on Thursday @ 1:00 pm ” Move From Good to Great: Using Technology Tools in UDL” Mary Phillips

Cool Tool: Batch Geocode

So sorry it’s been so long since I posted an article here – it seems as though this semester is flying by and I’m sure that all of you are feeling the same way! I have been using a cool tool for awhile that I realized might be of interest to others, so I thought

Go Dark for Earth Hour

On March 28, 2009 the World Wildlife Fund is asking individuals, businesses, governments and organizations around the world to turn off their lights for one hour – Earth Hour – to make a global statement of concern about climate change and to demonstrate commitment to finding solutions. This is an ideal opportunity for teachers and

St. Patrick's Day Resources

After reading this article “Where Education and Assimilation Collide” I do not feel guilty about posting my favorite resources for St. Patrick’s Day.  According to my family tree, most of my ancestors immigrated from Scotland and England, not Ireland. As I walk the halls of my rural middle school, there are students from Mexico, Venezuela,

Pi: Film on the Fly

If you haven’t participated in the KOCE-TV, PBS  “Film on The Fly” challenge, you absolutely should.  My son and I had a blast.  Not sure the video hit the mark, as for showing circumference, ran longer than the 120 second limit and I didn’t use a cell phone (don’t have one that shoots video).  However,

Request to Help a Fellow DENer

Hi Guys! One of our STARs from Alabama, Sue Schwoebel, has asked to for our help in filling out a survey.  Since it’s about Second Life I’m posting it on this blog.  I hope you’ll take a moment to click on the link.  Remember, the deadline is March 20th! “I am in need of help,