Daily Archives: December 7, 2009

Second Life in the 'Fast' Lane

Second Life in the 'Fast' Lane

I know that some of you have upgraded your computers so that your experiences in virtual worlds are enhanced.  (I know that was my ‘excuse’ when I decided to upgrade my laptop.)  I ‘needed’ more RAM, I ‘needed’ a better graphics card, I ‘needed’ those bells and whistles — well, maybe not the bells and

Get Your Sci-On!

Join us for DEN 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 at: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/denscicon. About DEN SCIcon DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of

WOW #9: Everyone Can Attend MIT. No, Really!

Web Tool of the Week #9:   http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/web/home/home/ This year, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology reviewed 15,661 applications for its Fall 2009 freshman class.  They accepted 1,675 and, in the process, shattered the dreams of thousands of eager high school students.  Then again, maybe not. MIT’s OpenCourseWare initiative may help soften the blow for those

STEM Connect

Pass the word: New site called STEM Connect. Free to all DE Streaming schools. Tons of great stuff in there (includes Mythbusters) Here it is  http://discoveryeducation.com/stemconnect/

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 12/07/2009

Differentiating Instruction Tags: differentiated_instruction, DI, resources, brain, learning, teachers Worksheet downloads. Lesson Plans | Find Lessons Plans for Art, Math, Language Arts, and Science | English Language Arts Articles – TheApple.com Free lesson plans and worksheet downloads. Great storyboard ideas. All subjects. Tags: theapple.com, worksheets – By Lee Kolbert Tracking Santa with Google Earth –