Daily Archives: May 27, 2010

DENny 2010 Award Winners!

DENny 2010 Award Winners!

Tuesday evening the Discovery Educator Network held its second annual DENny awards to recognize outstanding contributions to the DEN.  The Connecticut DEN Leadership Council received an award for having one of the most outstanding blogs. We would like to thank all of our Connecticut Discovery Educators and fellow DEN STARS across the country for recognizing the efforts of

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 05/27/2010

Gapminder: Unveiling the beauty of statistics for a fact based world view. – Gapminder.org Tags: statistics, visualization, data Creative writing activities for kids, teachers and parents by Bruce Van Patter Tags: writing, literacy, creative_writing, storytelling, story_starters CriticalThinking.org – Critical Thinking Model 1 Tags: no_tag – By JULIE ROACH Into the Book: Student Login Tags: reading,

Steve Dembo..Mr. Internet?

Lloyd Roche, organizer of the Evergreen School Division’s Riding the Wave of Change technology conference chats with keynote speakers Shann McGrail and Steve Dembo. (picture by Roger Newman) I had the pleasure of hearing Steve Dembo’s keynote at the Ride the Change Technology Conference in Gimli, Manitoba Canada. Steve blew everyone away and the conference

Spotlight on the Gulf Spill with Philippe Cousteau

Spotlight on the Gulf Spill,How it Affects Us Now and in the Future.Questions, Answers and More Uncertainty.Wednesday, June 2, 20101:00PM ETJoin Philippe Cousteau, grandson of the legendary Jacques Cousteau and Discovery Education Chief Spokesperson for Environmental Education, as he takes you and your students to the Gulf through pictures and stories from his recent trip

Day in the Life of a Discovery Educator.

Check out the  Day in the Life of a Discovery Educator created by Steve Dembo! Is this teacher you? Please share how you use Discovery Education to enhance your students interest in learning. Would you like to be this teacher, but need to learn more about Discovery Education? If so, contact your  Technology Integration Specialist