Archives for July 14, 2010

  1. Lodge McCammon

    Have you ever wondered how Common Craft creates their simple yet informative digital videos? Well, thanks to Dr. Lodge McCammon and the DEN LC Symposium, your fearless DEN Leadership Council now knows, and we are here to share it with you!  Dr. Lodge McCammon, a good friend of the DEN, currently calls North Carolina his […]

  2. Transforming Education with Chris Dede

    Day two in Waltham began with an air of anticipation for Christopher Dede, Timothy E. Wirth Professor in Learning Technologies at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education. Today, there has been a shift in the knowledge and skills society values. As we all know, the traditional industrial model no longer serves the majority of the students. […]

  3. Adobe needs teachers to test a new product

    Adobe needs teachers to test and provide feedback on new software they are developing. If you are interested in testing out new software and providing feedback respond to the email address below.  “ROME” that aims to make media creation fun and easy for everyone. This fresh approach to creative software is defined by three key themes: 1. […]

  4. UnConference Day at DEN LC 2010

    Today was our “unconference” day.  It is one of the best things the DEN has started at these little annual meetings of ours.  Last night, a long line of people stood before the group and announced something they would like to work on.  Each of us wrote that down on a piece of card stock.  […]

  5. Leadership Council Symposium

    We are learning and networking at the Discovery Leadership Council Symposium. Today we attend an unconference and were able to network with all of the wonderful and knowledable Den members from across the country. We used EDMODO to take notes and connect during the sessions. This might be a good tool for you to use […]

  6. Special Webinar with Betselling Canadian Author Don Tapscott

      Bestselling author, Don Tapscott, adjunct Professor of Management at the University of Toronto, hosts a special Webinar, part of EdTechConnect Webinar series, where he will discuss MacroWikinomics, its impact on the world of education and the implications it holds for the future. MacroWikinomics: Rebooting Business and the World is the sequal to the groundbreaking […]

  7. Organize Your Digital Life

    Do you like to use 3-ring binders but wish they weren’t so cumbersome? Use LiveBinders to organize the digital resources you want to keep all in the same place.

  8. Leadership on the Move

    DEN LC’s are enjoying a busy week with “Discovering” new ways of sharing in education.  Evelyn McFadden and Karen Wells are representing the Arkansas Leadership Council. They started off their week with a three hour session of FIZZ.  No, it wasn’t a carbonated drink…but it was an active session with the unpredictable Dr. Lodge McCammon. They […]

  9. Wednesday at the LC Symposium

    Today Deb Thomson and I are participating in an “un”conference.  The LCs in attendance have created their own sessions and are directing their own learning.  The first session we have chosen is entitled “LC Tips and Tricks:  Best of DEN LC”.  We are having conversations on how to strengthen our state DEN.  Have an idea […]

  10. Tuesday at the LC Symposium!

    Tuesday at the DEN Leadership Council Symposium was a busy day, a long day, and a good day.  At times, it seemed as though the clock was moving quite a bit faster than normal while at other times, it seemed like it was broken.  Perhaps that’s what happens when you start the day at 9:00 […]