Daily Archives: October 4, 2011

October Already!

October Already!

I can’t believe we are in October already! Where does the time go? I just finished teaching a class on 21st Century Skills and I think I learned more than I taught! Wonderful experience! If you haven’t done flipbooks with your students yet you may want to try this sitehttp://www.flipsnack.com/ Flip books are a great

Stand up to Cyberbullying: An Interactive Town Hall Event

On October 18, teens, parents, and educators in Chicago will participate in a provocative anti-bullying town hall hosted by MTV celebrity SuChin Pak and sponsored by Common Sense Media, MTV’s A THIN LINE, and Yahoo! Safely. You and your students are invited to join us online. Tune in live to watch the event via webcast,

Formative Assessment Principles

by Dr. Jason Parker, North Carolina LC Member “Ideas about assessments have undergone important changes in recent years.  In the new view, assessment and learning are two sides of the same coin….When students engage in assessments, they should learn from those assessments” (National Research Council, 1996, pp. 5-6).  This statement reflects the current mood of

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 10/04/2011

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Feeling Chatty?

Live Chat is now…, well live in the Discovery Education Science Techbook.  Look for more details to come soon, but for now check out the video below to see how to connect and chat with our wonderful support team.  

Join the SC DEN LC Discovery Learning Virtual Conference being held at Carver-Edisto Middle School in Cope, S.C. on October 22, 2011. Light refreshments will be served and will start at 9:00 a.m. Let Norma Rockwell know that you plan to attend, so she will have enough refreshments for those attending. {cemsteacher@gmail.com} The dress code