Monthly Archives: March 2012

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 03/29/2012

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 03/29/2012

How Infographics Accelerate Learning | Edudemic Tags: infographics, learning, infographic, statistics, edudemic, visualliteracy Microsoft Free Teacher Guides A Great Resource for Educators Tags: no_tag Wonderopolis » Blog Archive » Do Llamas Really Spit? Every day Wonderopolis posts a question one might wonder about. There is a picture with the question and sometimes a video. You

Did you ever Wonder?

Did you ever wonder if llamas really spit? How about what are ten strange holidays? Wonderopolis is a web site sponsored by Thinkfinity that poses questions like this accompanied by a picture or video and then text that answers the question. This would be a great way to add some novelty into a lesson, stimulate

Resizing Images

Have you ever spent more than 5 minutes resizing and cropping an image to the “JUST RIGHT” size for your website or other location?  I know that I have and I also know that many teachers get caught up in this task just to have their image become distorted by the height and width dimensions.

Discovery Education Assessment Takes To The Road

This spring, Discovery Education Assessment will host several workshops and school visits with various school districts across the country. Some of the events are targeted towards teachers, while others are targeted toward administrators. These events are held in partner schools and feature professional development sessions as well as prize giveaways and a ton of fun. We

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 03/28/2012

8 TED Talks You Need to Share with Your Students Tags: no_tag PVC Sleeve Shrink heat Gun | Lcd display heat gun | Lightweight hot air blower | Light weight hot air blower for packaging Tags: lcd, display, heat, gun, lightweight, hot, air, blower, light, weight, for, packaging, shrink, cap, seal, PVC, sleeves, on, neck,

And Then There Were 4!

The NCAA basketball tournament has reached the Final Four – and so has the DEN March Madness.  Hopefully, you’ve been following the DEN brackets and voting for your favorite.  Whether or not your favorites have advanced or not, it’s time to vote again and see who advances to the final round. The Final Four match-ups

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 03/27/2012

Make Your Images Interactive – ThingLink Take a picture and icons and make them interactive links.  Tags: interactive, ThingLink, engagement, creativity, links – By Dean Mantz Are Girls Really Smarter than Boys ? Tags: no_tag Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.