Daily Archives: December 29, 2009

Who's your Hero?

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,

SCIcon: Jan. 9th at the Connecticut Science Center

The CT Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Leadership Council would like to invite you to an exciting one day conference. Registration is free and includes lunch plus access to the Connecticut Science Center.  You can come for the entire day or for one or two sessions if you like. DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 12/29/2009

Poll Everywhere Use to do instant online surveys that students can see results for. Students text in results. Very cool. Free plan is a little limited, but usable! Tags: polls, online, tools – By Amanda Youngblood Geo.me Open Data Showcase Tags: geo.me, climate, temperature, data Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group

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