Archives for September 10, 2009

  1. Self Reflection or Just Fun

    If you have not created a cartoon animation of yourself as an elf, Santa or trekker, then here is your chance. Make a fun avatar for use on your website or send an e-card to a family member. These are fun, but check them out completely before using with students. Some sites contain partial nudity […]

  2. Sharing Discovery Education at a Conference?

    After four years of the DEN we know two things about conference season. 1) People love sessions about Discovery content. 2) Our STARs are always shining. So, we want to recognize the awesome presentations our STAR Discovery Educators lead at conferences around the globe. If you are accepted to present at a conference we want […]

  3. Discovery Education on Twitter

    Do you follow Discovery Education on Twitter?  What about the Young Scientist Challenge?  Or the New Teacher Survival Center?  Or perhaps your leadership council?  Or the members of the DEN team? Just in case you’re new to Twitter or may have missed some, here’s a quick overview of where you can find Discovery Education represented […]

  4. A Collection of Goodies

    Image by happy via via Flickr A recent podcast by The Tech Chicks, recommended several great and FREE links/sites/applications. Be sure to visit their site and enjoy these teaching resources: Math Posters TakingITGlobal – social network for student to take a stand for their environment. Kewl Grader – just like that little wheel you have […]

  5. Texas DEN Members, join in Fotowalk 2009!

    If you’re a Texas DEN member, you won’t want to miss our very first Fotowalk.  It’s happening on Saturday and looks to be quite an exciting event! This Saturday, September 12th, four cities will be hosting a photo walk for DEN teachers. Our photo walk will start at 9am at one location in each city […]