Monthly Archives: May 2009

The Adventure Has Begun!

The Adventure Has Begun!

Nine STAR Discovery Educators were recently selected to take the trip of a lifetime through the Discovery Student Adventures program.  Our first crew is already in Australia and the team going to South Africa leaves next week.  Let’s meet our STAR adventurers. Australia (May 25 – June 7) Follow their adventure Jennifer Jensen (Douglas County,

DEN Diigo Group Bookmarks 05/29/2009

Eric Blue’s Blog » Blog Archive » 15 Effective Tools for Visual Knowledge Management Tags: visualization, mindmapping, tools, education, technology, classroom Educational Videos for Kids about Science, Math, Social Studies and English Tags: math, education, videos, science, learning Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.

EASTCONN Day of Discovery

I am thrilled to be back in my home state of Connecticut facilitating a Day of Discovery!  This event is generously sponsored by EASTCONN. Here are the presentation materials from our day.  Click on the links to download the resources or click here to open the DE MediaShare folder containing all these resources. EASTCONN Day

IDiscover Sleuthing Week 3

The search continues for the culprit at 2DP! Many people have submitted guesses, but are any of them right? We’ll find out on June 17 when the answer is revealed! In the meantime, Clue #3 is available and can be found in a room close to the stairs – I’m not going to tell you

1st Annual DENny Awards

DENny Awards 2009 View more OpenOffice presentations from lrougeux. It was a STAR-studded event last night as we unveiled our first-ever DENny Award Winners. Here they are in case you missed it. Leaders of the Year * Fred Delventhal, MD * Teryl Magee, TN Leadership * Bridget Belardi, PA * Tim Childers, TN * Linda

The Adventure is About to Begin!

Actually, for three teachers and 12 students, an adventure has already begun! The Discovery Student Adventure pilot program to Australia has started. You can follow the blog HERE. For us Texans, the excitement is building for our representative, Linda Rush, and four students from the Catholic Diocese of Dallas, who will leave on their adventure

Your Story, ISTE’s 30th

Since NECC is just four weeks away and the deadline to get your impact of technology story celebrating ISTE‘s 30th anniversary in, in time for this month’s drawing (an HP mini notebook or iPod touch, Flip video camera, and the ISTE book, Visual Arts Units for All Levels) deadline is May 31st, I thought it