Daily Archives: March 15, 2010

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Tackling Test Stress Tip 10: Focus

Although there is a lot of pressure to do well on a test in order to get a good grade, one of the best ways to do that is to focus on answering each question, not on the grade. This focus can also help minimize stress by helping students attend to small bites instead of

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Tackling Test Stress Tip 10: Focus

Although there is a lot of pressure to do well on a test in order to get a good grade, one of the best ways to do that is to focus on answering each question, not on the grade. This focus can also help minimize stress by helping students attend to small bites instead of

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DEN Summer Institute 2010

If you have never attended the DEN Summer Institute – you are definitely missing out on one of the best educational experiences in the world!!  I attend one a few years back, and truly loved every second.  I’ve been to all kinds of conferences (NMSA, NECC, local technology conference, etc.), and the DEN Summer Institute tops all –

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DEN Summer Institute: Apply Today

The DEN Summer Institute for 2010 will take place from July 18-23, 2010 at Bentley University in Waltham, MA just twenty minutes west of Boston.  Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with fellow STAR Discovery Educators from all over during an exclusive, intensive, week-long networking and professional development event.  Apply today! March 12 DEN

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ABCs of Using Technology to Improve Students' Writing Skills

If you missed the webinar on using technology to improve students’ writing skills (I did; how bad is that for an English teacher), then you have a chance to view the archive file at your leisure. Reposted from the DEN National blog. Here are the links to the videos from this webinar: Door Scene Pictures

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Science Matters in Philadephia, PA

In 3 days, the National Conference on Science Education comes to Philadelphia, March 18-21. You know that Discovery will be there, along with many DEN STAR asnd GURUs, but Governor Edward G. Rendell is going to be there too for an old-fashioned Town Hall Meeting. From the DEN National blog, Rendell is going to be

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DEN Dates to Remember

From now to the end of the school year, DEN has dates for you to remember. Traci Blazoski gave you a thorough rundown of all the dates connected to the DEN Summer Institute 2010 at Bentley University, including a message from Lance Rougeux. Apply today!     Become a STAR Discovery Educator!Quoting Traci, If you

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