Monthly Archives: August 2010

DENSI Project: Using DE in Wikispaces to Create A Paperless Classroom

DENSI Project: Using DE in Wikispaces to Create A Paperless Classroom

This year at the DEN Summer Institute (DENSI), participants created projects to be included as professional development assets for use by Discovery Educators. Here’s one from Kansas STAR Discovery Educator, Erin Misegadis.Discovery Educators have access to the DENSI projects and more via the Educator Resources section. Simply search for DENSI2010.

Pure Michigan

Event Registration Online for Beyond the Textbook: A REMC 6 Day of Discovery You’re invited to join us as we journey, “Beyond the Textbook” at an enriching and intensive professional development experience.  REMC 6 and Discovery Education are excited to provide this Day of Discovery at no charge to area educators. Deep exploration of the

Say “Aloha” to the Hawaii DEN!

Please welcome our recent additions to the Discovery Education ohana (family)!    Exciting things are brewing on the islands, including a growing number of DEN STARs!  Over the coming weeks, we’ll be introducing you to your fellow STARs from Hawaii and hear more about how they’re using Discovery Education resources, island-style. In the Hawaiian language, “Aloha”

Discovery Education and Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Students and teachers from across Maimi-Dade County Public Schools celebrated the partnership between Miami-Dade County Public Schools and Discovery Education on Monday, August 16, 2010 at the Biscayne Bay Nature Center.  The day began with a welcome from Miami-Dade County Superintendent Alberto Carvahlo who introduced Philippe Cousteau who talked to the students about their role

Canadian Author Don Tapscott

EdTechConnect with bestselling author, Don Tapscott Monday, September 20th 12:00 PM ET Bestselling author, Don Tapscott, adjunct Professor of Management at the University of Toronto, hosts another Webinar, September 20th, 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

Are You a STAR?

Are you getting the most out of your DEN experience?  The best way to truly enjoy the benefits of membership is to become a STAR DEN member.  The process is easy and probably something you are already doing.  If you are wondering what is required to become a STAR or maintain your STAR status, read

Welcome New DEN STARs!

Please welcome these new DEN STARs:Tom Angelo, KSIgnacio Arcas, HIAmanda Archer, TXJeremy Badiner, MIChristina Baker, PABeth Belcher, TXRebecca Belleau, MEHeather Bothe, TXLaura Bridge, VABeth Burau, TXLaurie Cassie, British ColumbiaNadine Clark, MITonya Coffey, VAMonica Connelly, TXNatasha Crissey-Akil, FLDave Daniel, AKCindy Denny, AKChristina Domingo, TXBrian Dorton, TXAnn Erickson, TNKimberly Forbes, NCRenee Fruge, LAAmy Gentile-Cantone, NHKim Gibson, ARSusan