Daily Archives: September 12, 2011

Back to School Webinars are BACK!

Back to School Webinars are BACK!

Did you enjoy last month’s Back to School webinars? Do you wish you had one more chance to see them? Well, back by popular demand, we are hosting MORE Back to School webinars this month! If you have Back to School fever, join us for our upcoming webinars to get your classroom connected with Discovery

The DEN Membership Field is Wide Open!

With three weeks left, it is still anybody’s game in the Discovery Educator Network Membership Season!  Every state and province will have one MVP – aside from bragging rights, you’ll also be the only one in your state or province that gets to sport the exclusive 2011 DEN jersey. Get started today!  To report your

Adaptive Leadership: Embracing Technology as a Crucial Part of the Equation of More Kids Learning

Roland Heifetz, Alexander Grashow and Marty Linsky in their book –The Practice of Adaptive Leadership: Tools and Tactics for Changing Your Organization and the World (2009 p 13-17) write about how Adaptive Leadership has roots in evolutionary biology.  I think they make a lot of sense.  This information can help us as we lead our systems toward more

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 09/12/2011

Write On…Our Progressive Stories – home This project encourages your class to co-author stories with other similar grade classrooms. Tags: projects, project, writing, wiki – By Christine Southard The Innovative Educator: 25 Incredible Assistive Technologies Nice collection of currently used and successful assistive technologies. Tags: assistivetechnology, tools, disabilities, technology, edtech, resources – By Dean Mantz

Twitter in The Classroom?

I recently saw a blog post comparing how educators use Twitter both professionally and personally.   The blog references a survey that was delivered to CoSN 2010 participants.  The survey explored two aspects of Twitter in K-12 education: educators’ personal use of Twitter and school system use of Twitter. There were two things that I

Tune In — streamathon 2011 coming September 14th

  The 6th annual streamathon is right around the corner on September 14th.  Have a look at all the great events on the schedule and register at http://links.discoveryeducation.com/streamathon2011 today. What’s a streamathon you ask?  Try 11 straight hours of tips, tricks and information-packed webinar sessions to bring you to the head of the class when it