Daily Archives: January 28, 2010

Calling K-8 Teachers & Students to Change Communities

Participating teachers and students can assist in helping “Planet Earth” Go Green!  Siemens “We Can Change the World Challenge“ is open for registration through March 15, 2010.  The challenge is for students to create solutions for resolving environmental issues by starting with their own community.  Participants can choose their appropriate grade level by selecting one

Upcoming Missouri Events

DEN Virtual Conference – April 24 – The Missouri LC will be hosting a number of face-to-face events across the state in conjunction with the Spring Virtual Conference. Saint Therese will be the site for the Kansas City stars to attend. Please check back for other locations. DEN Geocaching Day – May 22 – Kansas and

Are you going to get an IPAD?

What are your thoughts about the new IPAD from Apple? Are planning on purchasing one? Post your thoughts. If you are one of the first to buy one post your reaction here and share with your Missouri Dens Stars.


METC is right around the corner and we look forward to seeing you there.  Discovery Education will be located at booth # 2.  Featured Speaker Lance Rougeux, Mike Bryant, Brad Weir and Brad Hagaman from Discovery will be in attendance.  Be sure to check-out Lance’s sessions: Science, Literacy and Technology -Lance Rougeux (Elementary, Middle, High)

EdTechConnect with Alan Levine

EdTechConnect with Alan Levine Featured presenter Alan Levine, the author of CogDogBlog, will share his astounding 50+ ways to create a digital story! The session will cover a basic basic story development that can be created in a web 2.0 tool using images, audio, and/or video. Don’t miss it!Register now!

Are you teaching America’s next Top Young Scientist??

The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is now open for entries for 2010.  The challenge is the nation’s premier science competition for students in grades 5 through 8.  Ten finalists will be selected to receive an all-expense paid trip to New York City to compete in the final challenge in October. The winner will

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 01/28/2010

Symbaloo – start simple What can I do with Symbaloo? With Symbaloo, you can now create your own desktop on internet, including your favorite websites and sources. The advantage is that you can navigate easily to the most important websites, without remembering the links. Tags: web2.0, startpage, portal, homepage, searchengine, browser, web – By Heather

Los Angeles County Educators: Digital Voice Awards Deadline is March 31, 2010

Call for entries!  All K-12 schools educators from Los Angeles County are invited to submit their best classroom instructional technology projects to the 2010 Digital Voice Awards. The California Technology Assistance Project (CTAP) Region 11 and Multimedia Services of the Instructional Technology Outreach division at the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE) invite K-12