Archives for August 29, 2009

  1. Animoto Adds Video Clips

    If I could only use 3 Web 2.0 tools with my students, I would choose VoiceThread, Ustream.tv, and Animoto. Three days ago, Animoto made huge inroads, and in my opinion, just got even better by giving its clients the opportunity to add short video segments. According to the folks from Animoto, you do not need […]

  2. Are Your Students Ready to Change the World?

    We can talk about students as agents of change, but the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge, partnering with Discovery Education and the National Science Teachers Association invite you to join the only Challenge of its kind that empowers students to create solutions to environmental problems in their own backyards, and to share their […]

  3. Digital By the Numbers

    Did you know that 54% of 8-12 year olds will have cell phones by 2012? That is only 3 short years away! Over 148 million households will own video game consoles with Internet connections by 2012. In addition, 20 million Wii units have been sold worldwide in just 31 months and 300 million colleges and […]

  4. Welcome to MA LC!

    When you are a part of the DEN, events, celebrations, resources, and most of all the people who form your PLN become part of your online family. So, you become really excited when new states form Leadership Councils. It is with great pleasure that we welcome the Massachusetts Leadership Council to the DEN community. Join […]

  5. Summer School Archives

    Discovery Education’s Summer School Webinar Series, conducted during the month of August, was a tremendous success. If you could not attend all 16 webinars, not to fret. The Discovery Team is busy converting and uploading the archived sessions so you can view them on your time, on demand, 24/7. Nearly half of the presentations are […]