Daily Archives: February 9, 2012


Iron DEN Challenge — LIVE and In Person

Iron DEN Challenge — LIVE and In Person

Streaming blog time as I blog live from the Iron DEN Challenge at TCEA. The Challenge: create a resource to introduce students to the water cycle The Rules: 30 minutes to make it, then will share and vote on best The secret ingredient: Camel’s Head image http://gtm-media.discoveryeducation.com/videos//imagelibrary/web//690F1114-FB29-31C4-3314FB2420B1AD45.jpg The Results: All -4-One : used blabberize  and 


Live from TCEA–Tory Belleci

Embark  Engage  Energize  Empower  Educate That is the theme for this years Texas Computer Education Association conference. The keynote speaker for Wednesday was none other than Mythbusters  co-host Tory Belleci!  Some notes from his talk: He is dyslexic and was not a good student.  So, yes teachers, don’t give up on those different and difficult


Quickly find free NASA educational resources

NASA Educational Standards Quilts are a quick and easy way to find free NASA educational resources that align to National Math and Science Standards. The materials are available online for download and print, or you can order copies. The site starts with a menu of 5 quilts: Space Science, Mathematics, California Science, Girl Scouts, and More


DEN STAR Access to Discovery Education Science Techbook

Discovery Education is thrilled to provide STAR Discovery Educators with access to the Discovery Education Science Techbook for the remainder of the school year. To access your state’s version of the Discovery Education Science Techbook you will need to log into http://community.discoveryeducation.com and click on Discovery Education Science Techbook Access for STAR Educators, which will


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 02/09/2012

Create a QR Code. QR Codes. QR Code. QR Code Generator. Make a QR Code. QR Code Tracking. NFC Tags. Delivr makes creating and tracking short URLs, QR Codes, and NFC Tags simple. – Delivr Create and track your QR code usages.  Tags: qr, mobile, tools, qrcode, URL, Delivr, sharing, web2.0 – By Dean Mantz

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Countdown to the DEN PreCon at PETE&C 2012

Can you feel the excitement? It all begins at the Hershey Lodge and Conference Center in the sweetest place in Pennsylvania. Mark your calendar for Sunday, 2-12-12 from 9 AM – 3 PM. The countdown to the Discovery Educator Network PreConference at PETE&C 2011 begins. Can you feel it now? A special thanks to Max