Daily Archives: March 23, 2010

Tackling Test Stress Tip 16: Watch Something Engaging

Tackling Test Stress Tip 16: Watch Something Engaging

Sometimes teachers plan to share movies with their students after some sort of summative evaluation. I remember being able to watch a movie based on a book as a reward for completing a unit on it, how about you? I loved that, even though now it seems a little odd to me that it was

Spring Virtual Conference

Spring Virt Con 2010 Save the Date Connect the Thoughts! Saturday, April 24, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Cost?  FREE Register today! All times ET. 9 AM Connections, Conversations, and Collaborations: Creating a Personal Learning Network That Works For You Lee Kolbert, DEN Guru, Palm Beach County, FL Thanks to the influx of

We're still celebrating MEC2010…join us for the highlights!

Were you one of the lucky educators who scored a seat w/computer at the DE presentations at MEC2010? Did you miss them and wish you had the handouts and materials? Have I got a deal for you(?)!   Hand-outs and “take-aways” from the sessions are posted at this blog link http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/blog/2010/03/15/celebrating-30-years-of-educational-excellence-at-mec/   In addition, there

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 03/23/2010

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Green Gazelles Are Good!

Do you know about Gazelle? Gazelle is an online recycling service.  The company pays you cash for used electronics (cell phones, laptops, mp3 players, projectors, blu-ray players, digital cameras, and more).  You look up your item in their online data base, describing the condition, the site makes you an offer, and sends you a box.