Monthly Archives: March 2010

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PBS Teachers Webinars

Two great webinars are scheduled for the beginning of April.  The first is April 5th, Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day.  The second is on April 7th, A Fresh Look at Teaching the Diary of Anne Frank.  These webinars are free, open to any K-12 educators.For more information, go to the PBS Teachers website.  You

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Let's Grow the WI DEN LC

As we approach the DEN’s fifth birthday it is very easy to see that the community is stronger than ever.  And it’s not because of us.  It’s because of you.  There are many ways to participate in the community from being a DEN member online to an active STAR to our latest level, DEN Guru. 

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iPad Videos

Check out the new iPad App videos.Here’s one I like about, what else, video. Can you see this in the classroom? Clear image, chapters, and 10 hrs of study time? And there’s discussion about SlingBox connections for video streaming in the not to distant future. Great news for the Streaming content folk, like DE!. It’s

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Mystic Seaport Educator's Weekend

On April 10th and 11th, the Mystic Seaport: Museum of America and the Seas is having an Educator’s Weekend.  From 9 -5 each day, educators and their families are admitted for free to check out the venue for possible field trips.  What a great way to take your family on an outing and learn about

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SUNY Conference on Instructional Technologies

Registration is now open for the 19th Annual Conference on Instructional Technologies (CIT 2010).  SUNY CIT brings together faculty and instructional support professionals, providing them with an opportunity to share experiences and expertise, discuss common problems, brainstorm solutions, and explore innovative avenues for improving the learning environment with technology. The conference theme is Classroom, Continents

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DEN Spring Virtual Conference

We are preparing for the 2010 Spring Virtual Conference.  There are two great ways to attend the Spring Virtual Conference.  The easiest way is to simply logon anytime between 8AM and 4PM EST and enjoy the presentations from the comfort of your home and nearest beach.  The second way allows you to share the experience

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Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 03/30/2010

Engineer Your Life “Welcome to Engineer Your Life, a guide to engineering careers for high school girls! Imagine what life would be like without pollution controls to preserve the environment, life-saving medical equipment, or low-cost building materials for fighting global poverty. All this takes engineering. In very real and concrete ways, women who become engineers

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The King of Creativity Today

 An extremely endearing and charming speaker and idea man.  Please don’t miss this interview and any other chance you have to enjoy the company of Sir Ken Robinson’s creativity.  From Steve Hargadon http://www.stevehargadon.com/2010/03/live-and-interactive-with-sir-ken.html Live and Interactive with Sir Ken Robinson Join me for a live and interactive interview with Sir Ken Robinson, author of The Element:  How Finding

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