Daily Archives: October 5, 2009

Illinois Education & Technology Conference

Illinois Education & Technology Conference

Illinois Education & Technology Conference (IETC) Notice REGISTER ONLINE AND POSTMARK CONFERENCE FEES BY OCT. 9 FOR REDUCED CONFERENCE RATE! DATES OF IETC:  Thursday, Nov. 19 – Friday, Nov. 20, 2009 LOCATION:  Crowne Plaza Hotel, Springfield, IL WHAT IS IETC?  This conference is an exciting opportunity offering teachers, technology coordinators, administrators, curriculum/media specialists, special education instructors, technical staff, and

Shedd Day of Discovery

Discovery Education cordially invites you to join us for the SHEDD AQUARIUM Day of Discovery The Shedd Aquarium and Discovery Education are pleased to present a Day of Discovery on October 10, 2009. This Day of Discovery will provide educators with an exciting and enriching day of professional development focused on creative ways to engage

Blogs and Wikis and Moodles, Oh My!

What does it all mean!?   You’ve heard the terms, perhaps from other teachers or students, perhaps from crossword puzzles or comic strips.  Now you want to know for sure about what all those Web 2.0 terms mean and get a handle on what’s out there.   Here are some helpful sites for learning the lingo ……  http://www.webopedia.com/Web_2_0/ —

Welcome New Kansas STARS!

The DEN LC would like to extend a warm welcome to the following new Discovery STAR educators that have joined us in the last few weeks. Matt Kelly Scott Kinderknecht Heath Peine Austin Sander Chris Kemp Kerry Lumpkins Jolie Plumlee Christi Honse Eileen Heden We are so glad you are here with us!

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 10/05/2009

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