One of the contests that tickles this old linguistics guy’s fancy is the one a couple of MIT alumni run celebrating vocabulary words: Brainyflix and Brainypics. This time they are starting out with a Brainypics flashcard contest, in which students create interesting sentences and pair them up with memorable pictures as a visual cue. Between
Just as I was ready to write a note about this year’s NCETC, I discover I must be the last person in NC to hear it has been canceled. While still recovering from the news, I had an email from NCDPI with news for all of us looking for an alternative technology road trip. The Virginia Educational Technology Conference is
Caught in the Net Caught in the Net: Writing Nonfiction in the Age of Google Images, Truthiness, Twitter, and Textbook Hippos Tags: classroom, learning – By Jackie Gerstein – By Jackie Gerstein Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.
The Kansas DE Leadership Council has been asked to participate in the 2009 KSDE Fall Assessment Conference on October 27, 2009 in Topeka, Kansas. Mary Frazier, Dan Brown, Dean Mantz of the KS LC along with Andrew Walls from Discovery Eduction Assessment Team will be the presenters. All sessions are geared towards the use of