Archives for April 2, 2009

  1. A Little Shopping Trip into Second Life

    We took a little shopping trip in Second Life. Here are the stops we made. The Freebie Dungeon http://slurl.com/secondlife/Ello/127/191/82     The Gnubie Store at Powder Mill http://slurl.com/secondlife/Powder%20Mill/121/142/35     Grendel’s Children http://slurl.com/secondlife/Avaria%20Tor/147/137/301     Style Starts Here http://slurl.com/secondlife/Style%20Starts%20Here/119/130/29     Redgrave http://slurl.com/secondlife/REDGRAVE%20Womens%20Fashion/242/208/24     Blaze http://slurl.com/secondlife/Blaze/68/118/23     Naughty Beach Mall http://slurl.com/secondlife/Naughty/78/154/24   Do […]

  2. DEN Virtual Conference: Register Today!

      Register Today! Spring Into Action with the DEN and join thousands of educators who are passionate about integrating media into their instruction and collaborating with each other to improve student achievement. During this unique (and free) professional development event you have the flexibility to attend online or in-person at one of many regional events hosted by the […]

  3. WWII Fun

    Eisenhower before the D-Day invasion of Normandy.. IRC. 2005. Discovery Education. 2 April 2009 http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/   This year I have had  the rare privilege of teaching a group of twenty fifth grade boys that love to read. They all tend to be drawn toward fantasy novels and have not ventured into many other genres. So this […]

  4. Presentation Possibility – Celebrating Environmental Education (ISTE)

    I just received this e-mail from ISTE and thought I would pass it along to our members. EVENT: Celebrating Environmental Education! LOCATION: ISTE Island, Second Life: http://slurl.com/secondlife/ISTE%20Island/94/84/31 DATE: April 23rd (the day after Earth Day) TIME: 5:30p.m.-7 p.m. SLT     ISTE and HP are collaborating on a special celebration of Earth Week on April 23rd. […]

  5. One of Our Own is Chosen!

    As everyone probably knows by now, Discovery Education is starting a new program called Discovery Student Adventures. Through this program, teachers and students will go on educational trips to various countries. Since this is the pilot year, Discovery created a special opportunity for nine STAR educators to take trips to Australia, China, or South Africa […]