Daily Archives: November 17, 2011

AirSketch – project a drawing on your iPad to your SmartBoard or White board from any location in your classroom

AirSketch – project a drawing on your iPad to your SmartBoard or White board from any location in your classroom

On Saturday, November 5, 2011, I had the distinct pleasure to attend the Westchester Day of Discovery in White Plains, New York. I blogged about it in a previous post, but I wanted to share how I implemented an iPad app that I had learned about from Hall Davidson. I actually posted this in my Posterous

Hey Mom and Dad, What’s For Dinner?

I am sure at this time of the day, this phrase is being echoed through the homes of  thousands of kids.  Parents are in a dilemma… with a shortage of time and money, how does one make dinner (or any meal) healthy and something they will actually eat? Discovery Education and the Healthy Weight Commitment

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 11/17/2011

Harvard Education Letter Tags: flippedclassroom, flipped, technology, education, teaching, pedagogy, techtalk UNDERSTAND 9/11 VIDEOS YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED Tags: technology GOOGLE VS FACEBOOK DETAILS ABOUT THEIR PRIVACY AND SECURITY SETTINGS Tags: no_tag Blogging to the Bank – The Truth! | Planet Week Blogging To The Bank teaches you Robs new step by step blueprint to

A Fly on the Wall

Have you ever wished your job allowed you to wander the halls and peek into other teacher’s classrooms … be that proverbial fly on the wall? While some lucky teachers may be able to do this, most of us do not have this opportunity. Enter … The Teaching Channel. The Teaching Channel records real teachers

National Epilepsy Awareness Month

November is National Epilepsy Awareness month. Having a daughter with this disorder, it is something that has transformed not only her life but the lives of every person in her life.  A previous den post by Jannita Demian (thanks Jannita!) spoke of how this disorder affected her family’s life as well.  This is a far

Kangaroos, Koalas, and Kids

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I am spending time thinking about the moments in my life for which I am most thankful.  I cannot express enough gratitude to Discovery Student Adventures  for allowing me to take a trip to Australia with 3 DEN Stars (Jennifer Jensen, CarolAnne McGuire, and Ken Shelton) and 12 of