Archives for March 3, 2010

  1. Inspiration in the “Little Apple” at MACE 2010

    The Mid-America Association for Computers in Education (MACE) is hosting their annual education technology conference in Manhattan, Kansas, and the Kansas Leadership Council and DEN team are out in force! Visit Brad Hagaman at the Discovery Education booth at the Kansas State University Alumni Hall. He is sharing updates from Discovery Education. Ask him about […]

  2. Introducing the Exclusive NorthEast Webinar Series!

       Attention all North East educators!  Discovery Education is offering 3 New Topics in this series including: Student Streaming, Teacher Center and Builders, and Multimedia Presentations Using Non-linear PowerPoint’s. Please see descriptions on each session below: INSTRUCTIONS TO ATTEND THE OVERVIEW AND WHAT TO EXPECT All you will need is a computer and speakers. Please […]

  3. We Missed You at PETE&C!

    Love that picture! The information below is outdated, but the image of the man is spot on. Matt “Mojo” Monjan is reprising his Bend It…BreakIt…Bust It Loose ~ 10 Ways DE Streaming Will Change the Way You Teach by popular demand. You might wonder why we are covering this presentation when Patti Duncan did such […]

  4. FETC & ATIA

    In January I was fortunate enough to attend two (2) awesome conferences in Orlando FETC and ATIA.  FETC Florida Educational Technology Conference is Florida’s official State Tech Conference but it is really much more. FETC is attended by people internationally with speakers as well known as Ed Begley Jr., Hall Davidson , Gail Lovely  and […]

  5. DEN STAR Bridget Belardi Named PAECT Teacher of the Year

    Our very own DEN STAR and geocaching queen, Bridget Belardi was named PAECT Teacher of the Year 2010. She follows in the footsteps of DEN STAR and Glogster queen Traci Blazoski, and DEN STAR Michelle Krill who was 2009 Leader of the Year. Am I surprised that DEN STARS are outstanding teachers–absolutely not. Let’s keep […]

  6. TeenDocs

    I just found out that the annual AFI/Discovery Channel SilverDocs Documentary Festival is accepting 13-19 year olds’ work. The entry has to be in by April 1st, under 10 minutes and posted on YouTube. TeenDocs will show the top three entries at the festival this June at the AFI SilverDocs Theatre (right down the street […]

  7. Tackling Test Stress Tip 3: A Friendly Face

    One of our Facebook friends, Maria Teresa Crabb Esposito shared a great idea for alleviating assessment anxiety. She encourages students to keep a picture of a person that they admire and love on their desk during testing. This can help students have more confidence during the test. Maria shared, “I remember having my Dad´s picture […]