Daily Archives: February 8, 2012


Welcome and Congratulations to Jessi Anderson, Georgia’s Newest STAR!

Welcome and Congratulations to Jessi Anderson, Georgia’s Newest STAR!

Welcome to the Georgia DEN family Jessi! Congratulations on being accepted to the Summer Institute too. You will have a great time, meet wonderful people, and learn a lot!   Here is Jessi’s application to the DEN Summer Institute. Wondering what this DEN Summer Institute is all about? Find our more about it including how

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Discovery Sites: U.S. Networks

Discovery sites encompass a series of programs within them. Animal Planet, for example, is home to nearly 30 established series, while OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network) houses fewer programs because the site is building capacity. The expansiveness of the U.S. sites explains why Discovery is a leader in the communications industry. For more information, check Discovery


NC Alternative Energy Resource for Teachers

This is From http://alternativeenergyatunc.wordpress.com/ could be a future field trip? “This one of a kind project is currently being tested right here in NC! The new solar double cropping project in Pittsboro, NC is an experiment designed to show that you can have a solar photovoltaic system and grow sustainable crops that thrive in partial


Ohio eTech Conference

eTech Ohio Conference is coming up Feb 13 – 15. One of the highlights will be Kyle Schutt’s “Differentiating your Instruction with Discovery Education’s Digital Media” 10:45-12:45 on Feb 14. Stop by the Discovery Education exhibit, say hello and find out more about networking with other educators via DEN/STAR. Hope to see you there Ohioans!


Foldable Fun

Hi. My name is Kelly. And I love a foldable.   There are so many awesome things to do with foldables in the classroom at any age and with any curriculum area. Here are my top five reasons why.   1. Once the kids learn how to make one style, it can be used a


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 02/08/2012

Technology Tools for Teachers | From the Shelby County Tech Team Tags: web 2.0, technology, tools, teachers, resources, grants – By Lee Hall Build a Body Great interactive site shared on Richard Byrne’s Free Technology For Teachers blog.   Tags: science, interactive, body, biology, anatomy – By Dean Mantz FREE TOOLS AND RESOURCES ABOUT INTERNET


Welcome New DEN STARs

Please welcome these new DEN STARs: Audrey Cox, FL Heather Dahl, NM Elizabeth Kinsey, AZ Siobhan Ryan, FL Sherri Sampson, MO Carrie Shealey, FL Christine Sweeney, NJ Catherine Velazquez, FL Pam Williamson, FL Kim Esselaar, Ontario Anne Chervanka, PA Elizabeth Laird, FL Caitlyn Locke, PA John Monahan, PA Tamara Ballard, NC Kelli Brooks, KY Brian