Monthly Archives: October 2011

Mythbusters Behind the Myth Tour

Yes, Adam and Jamie, from Discovery’s extremely popular Mythbusters show, are coming to Connecticut!  They will be at the Bushnell in Hartford on March 30th (tickets go on sale November 11).  The show is supposed to be a combination of video clips and audience participation.  I was hoping there would be a matinee for school

VC in the OC!

Fall Virtual Conference, Anaheim, CA Saturday, October 22nd, teachers from around Orange County headed for Anaheim, California and Marshall School in the Magnolia School District for a day of technology professional development. Discovery Education Network’s 2011 Fall Virtual Conference featured live online presentations from educational technology leaders from across the nation focusing on topics such

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 10/26/2011

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Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 10/25/2011

Biological Animations Animations of biological processes  Tags: science, biology, animations, cells, interactive – By Dean Mantz Why We Celebrate School Successes When Education Seems to Be Going to Hell | Edutopia How we define success may vary — building 21st-century learning skills, closing the achievement gap, reinventing the learning process. But the tonic effect of

Tech or Treat: It was all about sharing Treats!

There were many treats, but no mean tricks to be had at last weekends “Discovery Education Virtual Conference, Tech or Treat”. After we listened to all of the incredible webinars provided by Discovery, we chose to have our own mini share session. Marie shared videos she created with students in a summer program. The school

McKinney ISD Tech or Treat

Saturday turned out to be a wonderful day at the McKinney, TX Tech or Treat Virtual Conference. With more than 20 people gathering to listen to the great virtual speakers and the local speakers as well. We had quite a full line up of local speakers for the day including Kass Bates, Mary Carol Strother,