Archives for May 18, 2009

  1. DEN Geocaching Day

    Fifteen states will participate in the first-ever DEN Geocaching Day and North Carolina is one of them!  Two events are planned for Saturday, May 30, 2009 in which educators are invited to learn about geocaching and using GPS devices. Location #1 – Golden Corral – Kinston, NC Time:  8:30- Contact:  DEN Guide: Lee Yahnker,  Location […]

  2. World Changers!

    We’d like to congratulate the first, second and third place winners in this year’s Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge! And the winners are (drum roll)…. Grand Prize Winners: Team “Dead Weight” from West Branch, Iowa – West Branch Middle School Students Jathan Kron (age 12), Justin Roth (age 13) and Brennan Nelson (age […]

  3. Join Us For the First-Ever DENnies Awards

    No, I don’t mean “that” Denny’s . . .  I’m talking about the DENnies, the first-ever DEN Awards Ceremony celebrating the awesomeness that is the DEN and recognizing some of our shiniest STARs for everything they bring to our learning community! Join us for our final DEN webinar of the school year on May 26 […]

  4. Reach for the Stars with a Day of Discovery at the Kansas Cosmosphere

    Join the Kansas Leadership Council and other Discovery Educators on June 5, 2009 from 8:30 to 4:00 at the KS Cosmosphere. Working in partnership with the Kansas Cosmosphere ( participants will create podcasts, enhanced podcasts, vodcasts, or even digital stories. Each participant will select one artifact from the Cosmosphere and then research additional material from […]

  5. Region 11 Summer Media Adventure

    Ft Worth TX was the place to be on Friday as the Region 11 team hosted its annual Summer Media Adventure.  Molly and I thoroughly enjoyed visiting with everybody and seeing all of the great ways that teachers are using digital media in the classroom.  For those of you who attended the 50 Ways to […]