Daily Archives: August 30, 2011

Livebinders Workshop in St Louis

Livebinders Workshop in St Louis

Featuring LiveBinders Join Discovery Education and the Missouri DEN Leadership Council on Thursday, September 15 from 4:00-5:00 pm Kratz Elementary 4301 Edmunson Rd. St. Louis, MO 63134 Back to School Event featuring: *Discovery Education’s Student Center *LiveBinders Introduction ht *Common Core Overview Cost: Free Limit: 20 Participants Registration:            http://lrougeux.wufoo.com/forms/organize-your-discovery/ or contact Melissa Robison 314-223-7700

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 08/30/2011

Flocabulary Kids can learn about English, Current Events, American History and more by listening to these video raps.  Tags: vocabulary, music, english, rap, education, resources, flocabulary, language – By Dean Mantz SMART Exchange – USA – Search lessons by keyword Tags: no_tag Storybird – Blooming Questions Tags: questions, storybird, digitalstorytelling, learning, bloomstaxonomy, writing, storytelling Figment:

Do you think, “The Classroom Is Obsolete: It’s Time for Something New”?

As I read the following article by Prakash Nair from Education Week, it began to make me wonder just where are we in education. Are we limiting our students’ growth and learning experience? Will technology change the obsolete classroom? Is there a need for those four walls? Can public education handle a transformation such as

Nominate a Science Educator

Do you know a great teacher who deserves to be recognized for excellence in the classroom and beyond?   Nominate them for a North Carolina Science Teachers Association (NCSTA) award today at ncsta.org! The deadline for nominations is September 15.   Awards include: – Outstanding Student Teacher in Science Award – District Outstanding Science Teacher