Daily Archives: April 25, 2009

Classroom 2.0: Creating The Schools We Need with Chris Leamann

Note: the following live blog reflects notes from Lehmann’s presentation. You will want to visit the archives (information to follow) to listen to Chris again and again because he truly makes sense. Chris Lehmann, Principal of SLA, says School 2.0 is progressive schooling and that Dewey is as relevant today as yesterday. Our goal is

The Benjamin Button Effect

The DEN Virtual Conference was kicked off with a keynote address by Lance Rougeux.  I haven’t seen the movie Benjamin Button, so I did not know what to expect.  Lance explained that the Benjamin Button effect allows us to age in reverse. What would you have done different in your classroom if you could do

Welcome to 2DP!

It’s official!  With yesterday evening’s ribbon cutting ceremony, 2DP (as opposed to 1 Discovery Place in Silver Spring, MD) is now officially open for business! Yesterday was about anything but business as Demb Oh (Steve Dembo – RL) spoke about the inception of DEN in SL and its amazing growth in under two years (that’s