Archives for June, 2009

  1. DEN LC PM Sessions

    The morning DEN LC was devoted to leadership sessions for state chairs and blog and event coordinators. It was a busy and productive planning session, where you were fortunate to meet with all the coordinators/leaders from all the states (that attended). The blog session, run by Steve Dembo, was excellent, paced for neophyte and novice. […]

  2. Keeping up with the DEN…muggy summer days

    I’ve been trying to participate in the LC Symposiums via googledocs and Mogulus feed. Not quite the same as being there (lucky Rosy, Lillian & Emily), but I learn something anyway. Look for future DEN events to be linked here via google calendar (one of the new tips).  Looks like Tim, Judy, Alexa and I […]

  3. Congratulations to Florida DEN Leadership Council for 2009 -2010

    Lee Kolbert – Chair Debbie Young Bohanan – Blog Coordinator Melissa McBride – Events Coordinator (South) Tom Turner – Events Coordinator (North) Blog Team Tracie Belt Marie Coleman Michele Futch Cheryl Watford Cheryl Woolwine Events Team Dawn DeWitt Janet Hallstrom Trudi Lawless Ruth E. Manlandro Carol Papuga Cheryl Woolwine Four of the Florida, DEN Leadership […]

  4. Keep Your STAR Status!!

    Don’t forget!! In order to maintain your STAR status, you must report at least two of your events for the 2008-2009 school year by August 31, 2009. We don’t want anybody to lose their STAR status, so be sure you take the time to let us know about all the times you’ve shared the power […]

  5. Students Return From South Africa

    Four students from Cedar Rapids Kennedy recently returned from an experience of a lifetime. The students spent 12 days in South Africa learning about the culture, history, and wildlife of the area. Students recorded their journey on the Discovery Student Adventures blog site along with other trips occurring this summer to Australia and China. They used blogger […]

  6. 1 DP

    Today marks the first day of the DEN Leadership Council Symposium where Rachel Yurk and I will be representing Wisconsin.  We will be discussing ways to improve the each state’s DEN, learn more about roles various people can play within the DEN, and how to get more people involved.  It’s going to be a long […]

  7. Learning through the Funnies

    Are you or your students a fan of the Sunday funnies?  Check out Comic Life for a new way to engage your students with curriculum content.  As I started playing with Comic Life I found an amazing collection of science resources created by students.  I also found a wonderful collection of templates that help get […]

  8. Year Wrap-Up

    As another great year comes to a close, we have to share a few highlights of the great things we’ve done this past school-year. We’ve had some fantastic events including the OC CUE Techfest, Virtual Conference, the California Poppy Festival, and KOCE Day of Discovery. Best of all, we won an DENny award for the […]

  9. Discovery Education Booth Schedule at NECC

    NECC is just under a week away, and we hope you’re as jazzed for it as we are!  Our home on the conference floor will be Booth #3228 and we’ve got a packed schedule there.  You’ll be able to see presentations such as: Discovery the Possibilities with Discovery Educaiton Digital Services Multimedia Einsteins: Discovery Education […]

  10. NECC

    Are you headed to Washington, DC for the National Educational Computing Conference?  Whether you are or not, there will be plenty of opportunities to participate in this fantastic professional development opportunity.  Check out the DEN blogs, Twitter, and Plurk for constant updates from the conference.  Many people will be uStreaming sessions they are attending.  If […]