Daily Archives: June 8, 2010

Another PD Opportunity

Another PD Opportunity

A great professional development opportunity is being offered tomorrow night. Check it out and register for the webinar.     21 Ways to Engage 21st Century Learners  Comcast Learning On Demand Professional Development SeriesWednesday, June 9 at 7:00 PM ETLearn how to move beyond “stand alone” methods of teacher and replace it with a model

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 06/08/2010

Schoolhouse Rock Lyrics Tags: lyrics, schoolhouse, schoolhouserock Your Brain on Computers – Attached to Technology and Paying a Price – NYTimes.com This is your brain on computers. Scientists say juggling e-mail, phone calls and other incoming information can change how people think and behave. They say our ability to focus is being undermined by bursts

DE Produces U.S. Geography App

Attention all Discovery Education and iPhone/Touch application users – Discovery Education releases their own U.S. Geography application on June 17, 2010 for $4.99.  This is a stand alone application and NOT part of the paid subscription.(Here is the information from June Newsletter)

Groton Public Schools are moving to Digital Content

Groton Public Schools is turning to powerful digital content from Discovery Education to engage students across the curriculum. During the 2009-2010 school year, GPS rolled-out Discovery Education streaming to the entire district and incorporated Discovery Education Science into the elementary and middle schools. Instead of depending solely on static textbooks, GPS educators are using digital