Hi Everyone, My name is Jackie Shanti. I’m the newest member of the “blog team”. Just a little bit about myself; I’m the Library Media Specialist and Learning Technologies Leader at a small urban school in Milwaukee. In a previous life I taught special ed. and first grade. You may have seen announcements in the DEN
Every fall, South Carolina gears up for our state technology conference, and this fall is no different! EdTech takes place in beautiful Myrtle Beach, where DEN Stars can be found shopping and just having fun at all the different places the Grand Strand has to offer. But Stars are happiest at the conference, where we
Teachers, do you want to be appreciated? Do you enjoy receiving goody bags full of teacher supplies? If so, this Saturday, August 15, 2009 is your lucky day. Staples and Office Depot are hosting their annual Teacher Appreciation Events at 9:00am. Bring your id and sign up to join their teacher rewards program. Staples offers a great deal for
Welcome to the Maryland Leadership Council Please join me in welcoming the Maryland Leadership Council. Maryland DEN members have always great supporters of Virginia events. I am so glad that they now have their own council and can’t wait to collaborate with our newest LC. Stop by their LC Blog and welcome them Maryland DEN
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The University of Minnesota is doing a study on the impact of Twitter in the classroom. Check out the video showing the students actively engaged in their English course using iMacs and Twitter.
Staples Teacher Appreciation Days are this month. Gift bags and discounts are available. Be sure to bring your teacher ID. Check this link to find out the date of one near you.
Need an easy way to get in touch with parents, students and fellow educators instantly? Check out the special offer for Discovery Educators from our friends at Phonevite – http://www.phonevite.com/partners/discovery.
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. What is an event ? An event is any time you share the power of Discovery with 3 or more colleagues. Share an integration idea over lunch with your grade-level
Enjoy the weekly update for August 14, 2009.