Daily Archives: June 16, 2010

Check it out!

If you are looking for an excellent way to spend your summer while also enhancing your professional teaching and learning, look no further.   Jeff Utecht has completed his first book, Reach, and is offering it as a free download. Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn about building communities and networks for professional development.         

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 06/16/2010

ReadWriteThink: Student Materials: Bio-Cube Tags: biography, readwritethink, writing, interactive Tools for school – Digital document annotation on an iPad, iPod Touch, or laptop | Dangerously Irrelevant Tags: ipad, annotation – By soniya shrma A School With A New Direction “special education, special needs, education, school, at-risk” Tags: special education, special needs, education, school, at-risk –

Reminder: Deadline to Submit Hands-On CUE Workshop is Tonight

Greetings, DENners – A last-minute reminder that tonight at midnight is the deadline to submit a Hands-On Workshop for the CUE 2011 Conference, “Ignite, Inspire & Innovate Learning”, March 17-19, in Palm Springs: http://www.cue.org/conference/present As a primary Workshop presenter you receive a complimentary conference registration and a stipend.  In an uncertain budget year, presenting is

Hey, There’s an App for That!

Yesterday, Discovery Education hit the iTunes App store with U.S. Geography by Discovery Education. The app is intended for 5th grade students studying U.S. Geography in the classroom, but is enjoyable and informative for people of all ages. Available through the App Store, the U.S. Geography by Discovery Education app offers educators and students videos,

Introducing our Canadian DEN Star Sarah Thompson

Hello! My name is Sarah Thompson and I am a Grade 5/6 teacher at Chief Poundmaker School in central Saskatchewan. I am teaching through my first year in a wonderful community that is very supportive and welcoming. I am very excited that the school is registered with Discovery Education.I became a DEN member after attending

Dynamic Duo in San Antonio

Welcome to San Antonio, Steve Dembo and Hall Davidson! On behalf of the Texas DEN LC, San Antonio would like to extend a hearty welcome to the Dynamic DEN Duo, Steve Dembo and Hall Davidson. Steve and Hall will be speaking to the management and supervisory school district personnel for the North East Independent School

Countdown to ISTE 2010

Is anyone from Michigan headed out to Denver for ISTE 2010?  I would love to meet everyone out there, and perhaps share a few stories and ideas. If you are interested, fill out this form and I will contact you with meet up info.