Archives for December, 2009

  1. DEN Diigo Links

    Looking for great resources to use with your students or perhaps even yourself?  Did you know that the Discovery Educator Network is a great place to find those resources?  I’m sure you do, but do you know about the DEN Diigo group?  What’s Diigo?  It’s a social bookmarking site, like Delicious, but a little more powerful.   The DEN […]

  2. Florida DEN In Person Event – SCIcon 2010 Bradenton

    What do you get when you mix DE streaming, DE Science and the plethora of free resources available through Discovery education?  The perfect formula of a fun filled day! Also known as:   Join the DEN community for our first ever Science-themed virtual conference! Saturday, January 9, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Drop […]

  3. Who's your Hero?

    What does a hero mean to you? One web definition – champion: someone who fights for a cause. http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hero Who has been your hero for this past year? In the educational world, I have found several through DEN, Twitters, colleagues, and even in my own classroom – my students. If you’re looking for a hero, […]

  4. SoCal SciCon 2010

    Alright, science lovers: what do you get when NaHCO3 and C12H22O11 combine with C6H10O5? Why, some delicious treats!  Join us at the Corner Bakery at Irvine Spectrum for in-person participation of the Discovery Educator Network SciCon 2010.  You’ll be treated to science-focused integration of digital media, great networking with peers, as well as to some […]

  5. SCIcon 2010

    Sign up for a Live event during SCICON NOW https://lrougeux.wufoo.com/forms/den-scicon-2010-kensington-md/ Please join us in K’town.  Connect with fellow teachers!  It’ll be fun!  Breakfast and Lunch provided!! 

  6. MythBusters on Twitter During Tonight's Special Episode

    Discovery Channel’s MythBusters are offering a special presentation, Monday December 28, 2009 at 9PM EST called Mini Myth Mayhem. During the episode, Mythbuster Grant Imahara will be on Twitter (follow @MythBusters) answering viewer question submitted with the tag #grantchat during the broadcast. You can find out more about Grant here:  GRANT IMAHARA 

  7. DEN SCIcon 2010: Saturday, January 9, 2010

    Join the DEN community for our first ever Science-themed virtual conference!  From 9 AM to 4 PM (ET) on Saturday, January 9, 2010 we will explore creative ways to use the amazing resources available in DE Science and DE streaming.  We will also tap into the abundance of free resources available through Discovery Education programs and contests like […]

  8. SciCon 2010 in Knoxville January 9th

    Saturday, January 9, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ETRegister for the live event in Knoxville sponsored by our DEN Leadership Council. Click Here to Register for the Knoxville Event! DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for transforming their science […]

  9. 8 Tickets Left: Brace for Impact Screening 1/5/2010

    Like so many wonderful opportunities that come our way from Discovery, 8 tickets remain for the premiere screening of Brace for Impact.  If you would like to join us (a contingent from Allentown is attending), leave a comment on the DEN Blog and be sure to leave your email address.  Join Captain Chelsey B. Sullenberger […]

  10. Brace for Impact Screening in NYC

    *Originally posted on the National DEN blog by Lance Rougeux   We have 8 tickets to give away to STAR Discovery Educators for the world premiere screening of Brace for Impact: The story behind the miraculous landing of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson. Tuesday, January 5 at 6:30 pmThe Walter Reade Theater70 Lincoln Center Plaza […]

  11. Brace for Impact Screening in NYC

    We have 8 tickets to give away to STAR Discovery Educators for the world premiere screening of Brace for Impact: The story behind the miraculous landing of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson. Tuesday, January 5 at 6:30 pm The Walter Reade Theater 70 Lincoln Center Plaza (165 West 65th Street) New York, New […]

  12. The Digital Decade?

    This morning’s Twitter stream had several people re-tweeting this link – The Digital Decade – 20 Things That Changed Childhood Forever from Common Sense Media. Common Sense Media says that they are “dedicated to improving the media and entertainment lives of kids and families”.  If you are like me, I can take or leave most […]

  13. DEN SCIcon 2010 – Verona

       Hello Wisconsin DEN members and others – Verona Area High School will be sponsoring an on-site virtual conference and everyone is welcome to join us.  The virtual conference is called DEN SCIcon 2010.  DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of the most ef fective […]

  14. SciCon 2010

      Saturday, January 9, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Drop by for an hour or stay for the whole day! It’s virtual and it’s FREE! Register for the online sessions at: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/denscicon or Register for the live event in Knoxville sponsored by our DEN Leadership Council.  Click here to see the list of in-person […]