Daily Archives: November 22, 2009



What are you thankful for this year? From a teacher’s perspective, I’m thankful for… ·         Students…for having the opportunity to teach them and to learn from them. ·         Administration…Support ·         Faculty/Staff…Collaboration ·         Technology…Enhancing curriculum and keeping students engaged. ·         Tools such as these… T   Timeglider      http://timeglider.com/ TimeGlider is a free web-based timeline application. Used by

DE on YouTube

Did you know that Discovery Education has a YouTube channel?  I didn’t either, but after learning about the information from the Texas DEN LC blog, I’m now looking to share this information with you.  To see what is available, go to:  http://www.youtube.com/user/DiscoveryEducation There is also a Teacher Tube channel as well. perhaps.  For some Discovery

Discovery Box

No, it’s not from Discovery Education but it is still an awesome tool. Discovery Box provides the tools for you to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box.Basically, you get a cube.  You can take that cube and add text, images, video, and

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 11/22/2009

Using Web 2 0 Tools To Enliven Projects Nov 20 Tags: tools, web2.0, technology Mobile Social Networking Sites Mobile users constitute one of the biggest areas of growth in the online market, so it is no surprise that mobile social networking sites have begun becoming more and more popular. While mobile social networking application haven’t become quite as

Two New Things from Google

  I wanted to share a couple new things that are part of the Google family, Google Image Swirl and Google Dashboard. Google Image Swirl, new from Google Labs, is an image search engine. It is one of those Google things I am not sure I get. Hey, I am still trying to wrap my