Daily Archives: June 25, 2010

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 06/25/2010

Langwitches Blog » K12Online Presentation: Around the World with Skype Tags: skype Portfolio Project Tags: portfolio, eportfolio Optical character recognition (OCR) in Google Docs – Official Google Docs Blog Tags: google, recognition, optical, googledocs, character, OCR – By Dean Mantz Teach Science and Math Tags: mathematics, science, VT, voicethread, examples, strategies – By Dean Mantz

ISTE 2010 Pre-Conference Agenda

Here’s the agenda for tomorrow’s pre-con event at Denver Zoo. DEN ISTE 2010 pre con agenda We sure do hope you’ll be able to join us. Dr. Lodge McCammon will guide participants through a fun, interactive and collaborative exercise using standards?based songs about advanced curriculum for K?12 classrooms. DEN Gurus Traci Blazosky, Tim Childers, Patti

Making Author Connections with Skype

Want to get your students excited about writing?  Rachael McNamee, fourth grade teacher at Oakdale School, Dedham, Massachusetts, really wanted her students to understand the intrinsic value and pleasure of becoming lifelong readers and writers.  Through the “Skype an Author” website, Rachael connected with Mary Amato, children’s author, song writer, and performer.  By writing a