Daily Archives: February 17, 2010

Save the Dates

Save the Dates

The Spring and Summer will be a busy time for DEN STARS and the LC.  Based on information released during our Leadership Council monthly call, please keep the following dates in mind – more information on the specific events will be coming soon. March 5 – Tentative date for the DEN National Institute applications. April

February DEN LC Insider

 February DEN LC Webinar Lance Rougeux began the evening by congratulating Texas for winning the the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge, getting the highest number of participants for the challenge from the state.  They will get their own Day of Discovery in April. What does 3-D look like in the classroom? T.H.E. Journal

Top Ten STEM with Patti Duncan

As I wait on standby for this webinar to begin, I fear that I am going to be, once again, in over my head. The first STEM webinar in this series was hosted by Dr. Michio Kaku, and although he fascinated me, he lost me. After all, I’m just an English teacher on science disconnect.

Glogster Edu Updates

Glogster is one of the most popular sites for teachers.  As Jim Dachos, Glogster Education Director, announced to attendees of the DEN event in October, Glogster continues to improve and update their site.  One major change that was announced recently is that teachers will only be able to request 100 student accounts as of March

DEN PreCon Share A Ride?

Beyond the Textbook DEN PreConference Are you going to the DEN PreCon in Hershey, PA? Want to share a ride with a fellow STAR or Guru? We know from the registration process that many of you are leaving from Philadelphia and other points as well. If you are interested in hitching your ride to a

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 02/17/2010

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Time to Blabberize

Blabberize is one of those fun and cool web “tools” that I’ve been waiting to try out with my students when I came up with a useful and educationally sound reason. Also the time had to be just right. Well, the time has come. For our study on important and influential African-Americans  and our Black