Daily Archives: April 13, 2009

Take the Lead! Join a DEN Leadership Council

Take the Lead! Join a DEN Leadership Council

We’re looking for a few good DEN (sorry, couldn’t resist)! Seriously, the DEN has doubled in size since last year and this amazing growth has a lot to do with our incredible DEN Leadership Councils.  We are in awe of the work they have volunteered to do to make the DEN community what it is

One Day, Two Great Events!

Just a quick reminder that coming up on Saturday, April 25th are two fantastic DEN events: the Spring Into Action Virtual Conference and the Grunion Run. Both events are detailed on our new Events but here’s another sneak peek. See you on the 25th! The Virtual Conference is open to all educators and is a

Discovery Student Adventure 2009

In an earlier post, I had trouble locating an image of Karen Wells.  Since then, she has sent me one and I have added her to the Animoto video.  Congratulations to all the DEN STARS who will travel the world in yet another Discovery first. DEN STARS Discovery Travel 2009 China South Africa Australia Turbo

Dear Mr. President

Our friends at Tech4Learning are sponsoring a timely contest–Dear Mr. President. With today’s struggling economies and natural resource questions, the government needs your help. President Obama has named you as his chief student adviser. What issue would you like him to address in the near future? Why? What should he consider? Create a 21st-century position

Save the Date! – April 24th

Yes, I know it’s a Friday — not a typical ‘Wednesday Workshop’ announcement, but then again, this isn’t a workshop type of event. Oh no…this is much, MUCH, bigger!  It’s the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new DEN in SL Headquarters.  Many of you have been with us when we were in a simple ‘cookie

DEN Virtual Conference

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

DEN Spring Training 2009

DEN Spring Training is here! We’ve had a lot of new recruits in the past year and we expect big things from the community this spring. Last year the stat we focused on the most was ESA (Earned STAR Average). This year we are looking for STARs who put up solid numbers in the RS