Monthly Archives: January 2011

Put on Your Presenter’s Hat in Upstate NY

The College of Saint Rose is pleased to announce the First Annual Technologies in Education Conference. This is a free conference open to all educators interested in the use of technology in education. We are aiming to attract not only technology enthusiasts, but also general K-12 Faculty, Librarians, and Administrators. More details, along with registration

A re-post from AcalanesUHSD Learning Continuity

There was just too much great information to summarize in this article about learning continuity with iPod Touch. The accompanying table details 210 apps! Keep students connected to your curriculum from home and back. If you use iPod Touches in your classroom and students have access to either an iPod Touch or an iPhone, here

The New Year, New You Webinar Series Begins This Week!

Start off 2011 on the right foot with a full series of free professional development that is perfect for both educator and administrator. We’ll start with the basics and expand each week to explore administrative tools and resources, student access, and creating online quizzes and assignments. Click here to register. Click here to download a

New Beginnings

It is with sadness that the VA DEN says goodbye to Matt Monjan our wonderful leader. Matt is embarking on a new journey with Discovery. Matt will be the new Vice President of Strategic Account Implementation and DEN Account Management.  With his new position, Matt will manage Discovery’s nationwide (and Canadian) efforts. Please join me

SCICon in Albany, GA

Create your own video slideshow at Thanks to everyone who came out to the GA DEN SCICon event in Albany on Saturday! Special kudos to Melissa and Clarence from the Flint RiverQuarium! They did a great job of showcasing the wonderful activities that they provide for school groups visiting the Flint RiverQuarium. If you

Discovery SCicon in CT

SCIcon in CT was so much fun. A small but enthusiastic crew gathered at EASTCONN in Willimantic to enjoy the day.  For me it was a a day of “ah-ha” moments as the presenters shared their tips and tricks. One quick picture here and a link to a few more on Flickr.

Into the Storm

Congratulations to these winners of an autographed copy of Reed Timmer’s Into the Storm: Stephanie Horah- GA Donna Hollm- AZ Eric Strommer- MI Christine Emond- Ontario Brandon Wislocki- CA Debbie Gaskins- NJ We sure hope you enjoyed the second annual DEN SCIcon! Archives will be posted here later in the week.

Welcome Travis To Our DEN STAR Community!

Hi! My name is Travis Carr and I just became a DEN STAR Educator! What school do you work at and what is your role? I work at three school in an area called Grand Bay near Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. Inglewood School, Grand Bay Primary, and Morna Hieghts School are where I spend

Six Flags: READ to SUCCEED

Register Today for Read to Succeed Don’t miss this chance for you and your students to earn free Six Flags tickets as a reward for reading. The Read to Succeed program is a free educational program sponsored by Six Flags to inspire kids in grades K through 6 to engage in recreational reading. All of our