Daily Archives: September 9, 2010

VIP Reception at the Louisiana State Museum

VIP Reception at the Louisiana State Museum

I was so excited to be able to attend the VIP Reception hosted by Discovery Education Network (DEN) and Louisiana Public Broadcasting (LPB) tonight at the Louisiana State Museum in Baton Rouge. Over 150 distinguished guests gathered to celebrate the announcement of the winning users of Discovery Streaming through the LPB portal. I got to

Streamathon 2010 September 14

Thanks to Porter Palmer for the following information. The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. We’ve got a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and the newest online technologies used by today’s media-savvy students into classroom instruction. Here’s the schedule. Come for an hour or spend the

NY Heads Back to School

 Discovery provides teachers, students and parents and the entire school community with all kinds of tools for a successful school year. From clip art  and homework help, to eating healthy and being safe; Discovery’s  Classroom Resources and Homework help make going back to school fun! Check out these free resources at http://school.discoveryeducation.com/index.html.“Clip art licensed from

DENSI Project: Using DE Videos on Portable Devices

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 Wisconsin STAR Discovery Educator, Karie Huttner. Discovery Educators have access to the DENSI projects and more via the Educator Resources section. Simply search for DENSI2010.

Verona School District Gets Creative!

Staff Members from the Verona Area School District Learn Creative Ways to Integrate Technology into All Curricular AreasThis summer, nearly 40 staff members representing all schools from the Verona Area School District participated in the 2nd Annual T3 (Transforming Teaching with Technology) laptop program. Members of the T3 laptop program were each issued a mac

Consitution Day is Next Week

Are you ready for Constitution Day? Each year, September 17th is recognized throughout the public schools of the United States as a day to learn about and celebrate our Constitution. Here are some of our favorite resource pages for Constitution Day.   Resources from The Teachers’ Corner Excellent printables from The Holiday Zone Interactive Constitution