Daily Archives: April 14, 2010

"The Knowledge Sharing Place"

"The Knowledge Sharing Place"

“To Be or Not To Be…..That is the question.” In this case, are we educators organized with our resources and lessons or do they look like this desk? If not, permit me to introduce LiveBinders. LiveBinders is your virtual 3-ring binder to get organzied. In learning about this fantastic Web2.0 tool I was fortunate to

Spring Time at the DEN

Spring has sprung and DE has many events planned.  Saturday, April 24, 2010 join educators at the Spring Virtual Conference. Log on for a session or stay for the day. The complete schedule and conference registration can be found here.   DEN Teacher Appreciation Week is May 3-7. Check out the DEN National Blog to view

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 04/14/2010

A Collaborative Learning Community.: RCampus.com Open Tools for Open Minds Tags: elearning, eportfolios, CMS San Francisco Symphony Keeping Score | Tags: music, audio, education, interactive, symphony, francisco, culture, orchestra – By Dean Mantz Teacher Professional Development Sourcebook: Responding to RTI Tags: no_tag – By Kyle Schutt We have studies involving multiple school districts and hundreds

Exciting things…

Check out our very own Florida DENLC leader Lee Kolbert in this month’s t|h|e Journal. Visit the issue online. Don’t forget that Lee will be kicking off the Spring Virtual Conference on Saturday, April 24th. Don’t miss out, register now! Also, if you missed the Earth Day: Celebrating Our Past and Future Efforts to Conserve

Around the DEN

Seem like we have a lot going on?  Well that’s because we do!  Just so you don’t miss out on anything with all the different things we’ve been announcing, here’s a quick wrap up for you. Leadership Council Elections:  Last year we started an annual process where any STAR in the community can take the

New Tool for Word Clouds

Here is a new tool created by the makers of Wordle. Tagxedo turns words — famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters — into a visually stunning tag cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text. With Tagxedo, you can: make tag clouds

EdTech Connect with Temple Grandin

What an amazing webinar with Dr. Temple Grandin last night!!  Dr. Grandin provided those in attendance with an insight into what it is like to view the world as an autistic person as well as tips for teachers on how to support students with autism or Aspergers.  In addition, the DEN showed it’s true powers

Discovery's Planet Earth – sorry

This week, April 13-19 the first episode of PlanetEarth is available for download on iTunes.  You also have the opportunity to purchase other episodes from iTunes, or from Discovery directly if you want the DVDs for your collection. Don’t miss this opportunity!