Daily Archives: April 2, 2010


Making Movies Teaches Second Graders Writing

Kudos to our very own April Weston Den LC Council member for her dedication and the amazing job of working with Terry Patrick’s second grade class.  It is a great example of her dedication shines in this article Making movies teaches second graders writing written by Nancy Stidham, Special to the Independent Shopping, birthdays, friends


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 04/02/2010

Hello Moto: Demystifying Assistive Technology Tags: special education, text-to-speech, SPED, assistive technology, special education teacher Learning Functional Skills Through the Use of Technology “special education, students, SPED, functional skills, high school, teachers” Tags: special education, students, SPED, functional skills, high school, teachers – By Amanda Kenuam Growing Towards the Future – Special Education Experience ”


Jay Leno and Al Gore

Sounds like the “Odd Couple,” doesn’t it? Well, I’m writing about Jay because he featured some student films done with Flip cameras the other night and one was done by a girl who graduated from a local high school here in the northwest burbs of Chicago. The students had to film and turn out a


Teacher Night in Philly

The Educators at the National Liberty Museum invite you to our upcoming Teacher Appreciation Celebration! The National Liberty Museum is the only Museum in the world that uses state-of-the-art interactives and world-class glass art to help build character, honor heroism and promote harmony in your classroom. Join us to learn how you can benefit from