Archives for March 12, 2012

  1. The Power of Words

    Last year while attending DENSI 2011 in San Diego, a group of educators watched the documentary about Poetry Slams. It was a powerful example of how words can transform a person’s life through poetry. As part of my Wilkes coursework, I was taking a Project Based Learning class and our group decided to use poetry […]

  2. TED-Ed Lessons Worth Sharing

    TED-Ed has developed an idea to recognize great educators by helping them share their lessons with the rest of their world! The educators and their lessons will be paired with equally talented animators to create “curiosity-igniting videos.” At this point, TED-Ed is looking for nominations for educators, lessons, and animators to begin the project. Watch […]

  3. Get The Word Out!!!!

    TED_Ed_Lessons

    Ted-Education’s Channel has begun.  Please watch this short video and share it with your teachers.  This is a resource waiting to be put into action for all learners to benefit. Once you have watched the overview watch any of the 16 example lessons they have posted under the current five categories of: Awesome Nature How […]

  4. The Brackets are Up!

    denmarchmadness

    The DEN March Madness brackets are up and the games begin tomorrow evening.  This year, we’ve changed things up a little.  There are 4 “regions” with 4 tools in each.  The regions are named after some of the DEN Team members – Rougeux, Dembo, Shareski, and The Girlz.  Although you won’t be able to see […]

  5. The Fourth Podcast

    Stupid or Brilliant? That’s the tagline of our podcast as you’ll hear. Today Steve’s in Grand Rapids at MACUL 12 where he snags several key people and who share a little Discovery goodness. This week’s prize giveaway is by me so listen, comment correctly and win a prize. Being I’m from Canada, it might be […]

  6. Hundreds of Activities for Your Smartboard

    Interactive Sites for Education is a collection of K-5 online, interactive games and simulations that can be used on your Smartboard for teaching and learning. This site is my own personal compilation of the best (and advertisement free) online activities for math, ELA, science, social studies, brainteasers, art, music, holidays, world language, and typing (some are still […]