Daily Archives: March 1, 2010

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Iditarod – The Last Great Race!

Iditarod – The Last Great Race!

This Saturday, March 6, 2010, will be the start of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race in Anchorage, Alaska.  Students and teachers from all over the world will take part in this “Last Great Race” via the Internet through a project called “eIditarod” facilitated by Walter McKenzie.  The history of this race is traced back to

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ICE Conference 2010

I had a chance to attend the ICE Conference last week and luckily got to see many of my DEN friends.  Conferences are always a good time to connect with other educators, but it’s also a time to freshen up our teaching practice and gather some new ideas. This conference has a great resource available

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Are You on Social Overload?

I can be on Facebook keeping in touch with friends and other times I’m on Twitter tweeting with teachers about what we will be doing at their next workshop.  My Facebook status is updated by tweets, which is very convenient, except too many people like to comment on both networks. If you are having problems keeping

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Reprising Matt Monjan's "Bend It…Break It..Bust It Lose: 10 Ways DE Streaming Will Change the Way You Teach

Nothing, absolutely nothing, succeeds like success (well, okay, maybe money too). So it totally does not surprise me that the huge demand for Matt Monjan’s DEN PreCon at PETE&C presentation is being reprised in a webinar. See, we listen. Discovery ALWAYS does! You asked for it; you got it! Patti Duncan microblogged Matt’s presentation using

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Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 03/01/2010

PDFmyURL.com – Convert and save pdf from any webpage for free Tags: tools, pdf, convert Digital Storytelling: Free ESL Materials.com | Websites | Lesson Plans Tags: digitalstorytelling, storytelling, resources, digital, digital storytelling, writing, ESL, education, technology, digital_storytelling Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.

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It's That Time of Year!

No, I’m not talking about kite flying or basketball playoffs. Although I have to admit these activities may cause less stress than the topic we’re tackling this month: State-wide Testing. Actually, the plan is to provide some tips for tackling test anxiety/stress. We hope some of these ideas will help you help your students feel

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It’s That Time of Year!

No, I’m not talking about kite flying or basketball playoffs. Although I have to admit these activities may cause less stress than the topic we’re tackling this month: State-wide Testing.  Actually, the plan is to provide some tips for tackling test anxiety/stress. We hope some of these ideas will help you help your students feel

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