Daily Archives: November 17, 2011

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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