Daily Archives: November 22, 2011

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 11/22/2011

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 11/22/2011

Professional Development Tags: professional development, development, edtech, a1ed http://docs.docstoc.com/pdf/1176380/42e90573-46d1-4226-a12e-2a5de0cfcd09.pdf Google for Teachers ebook Tags: googleforeducators, Google, for, teachers, docs, pdf – By Carolyn Rains Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.

The Impact of Climate Change on Polar Bears

Sunday, November 20th Good Morning America aired the segment Polar Bears Suffer Due to Warmer Weather. The Polar Bears in Manitoba Province, Canada are having a hard time finding food because of late freezing and early thawing, which is due to climate change. Watch it here. Learn more about the impact of climate change on

Livescribe Smartpens – updated pricing and discounts

by David Andrade,  http://tinyurl.com/edtechguy   I have a Livescribe Echo Smartpen and love it and find it to be very useful. The Livescribe smartpens are pretty cool. They record what you write, and hear, and then you can load this into your computer to keep a digital copy of your written notes and even share

Conference/Event Take-Aways

People attend conferences and events for a number of reasons.  When the conference is over, people often walk away wondering what information is valuable and how it can be used in the classroom.  Kari Huttner, a Wisconsin DEN LC member, recently shared a fantastic classroom experience.  The idea began with a conversation at the DEN

Discovery Education and NABSE takes New Orleans

The National Association of Black School Educators conference was held November 16th the 20th in New Orleans, LA. Discovery Education was in full force. The Discovery Education Team and partners presented in breakout sessions through out the conference. Dr. Eugene White, the superintendent from Indianapolis Public Schools gave an inside look on Making the Transition