Daily Archives: January 10, 2010

It's a Wrap – DEN SCICon 2010

It's a Wrap – DEN SCICon 2010

  This past Saturday, January 9, was a great learning and sharing experience. Thanks to Lance Rougeux, Brad Fountain, Patti Duncan, Mike Bryant, Steve Dembo, and Hall Davidson (and anyone else I might have forgotten) for putting together another top-notch professional development opportunity for us who attended and those who will be using the archived sessions. The

STEM Connect and Siemens STEM Academy

Discovery Education is really stepping up to meet the needs of educators in the area of STEM; Science, Technology, Math and Engineering. Before you stop reading because you think, “This doesn’t apply to me. I teach third grade, or fifth grade.” In the wise words of one PA DEN STAR, LC Event chair, and scientist

YOU Can Change the World!!

The Siemens Foundation, Discovery Education, and the National Science Teachers Association invite you to join the only challenge of its kind.Put into action the words and examples of people like Julene Reed and Jane Goodal, empower your students to create solutions to environmental problems in their communities. Apply true Challenge Based Learning and make a

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 01/10/2010

Challenge Based Learning Tags: challengebasedlearning, project-based_learning YouTube – I Need My Teachers To Learn 2.0.mov Poignant song for our times. Download the QT version here: http://kevinhoneycutt.org Visit my sites for more stuff! http://artsnacks.org http://podstock.ning.com/ http://mysafesurf.org Tags: Kevinhoneycutt, 2.0.mov, creativity, professional development, computers and tech – By Ginger TPLC My friend Rae helped me with this

FETC is Here!

    Get out your calendars and save the date, FETC is January 13 – 15th in Orlando, FL!  If you are planning to attend the conference, be sure to check out the Discovery Education sessions that will be held during the conference.  For a complete list, visit the FETC Schedule.   Ed Begley, Jr. will be the

"Spark" the New You

Starting a new year with New Year’s resolutions fresh in our minds, here is a tool for all of you who are interested in tracking your fitness, nutrition and health goals. http://www.sparkpeople.com/ This site allows you to track meals, find recipes, create workouts, set fitness goals, network with other people, read health articles and view