Daily Archives: April 16, 2012


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 04/16/2012

Leveling the Playing Field with Apps Tags: leveling, playing, field, apps, special, needs Eight Most Popular Posts in Educational Technology Tags: no_tag Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.


DEN Geocaching Day 2012

On May 19, 2012 the DEN will host our fourth annual Geocaching Day! Every STAR Discovery Educator is encouraged to venture out with some colleagues on May 19 and have some fun geocaching as you connect with your fellow educators one more time before the summer. Do you want to join us? We’ll have a


Social Learning Summit Schedule!!

The schedule for the Social Learning Summit has been released!! Here is the link (time is in Central Standard): http://www.classroom20.com/page/sls-2012-schedule-gmt-5 Don’t forget there is an in-person event being held at Hinsdale Central High School. Register here: https://lrougeux.wufoo.com/forms/hinsdale-social-learning-summitvirt-con/


Matt’s Tips and Tricks – 4-16-2012

This week I’m showcasing the three six-word stories that got the most votes.   We’ll also explore the many different ways to find themed content within Discovery Education…and how educators are using it.   Finally we’ll explore a great mobile app for creating digital flashcards. And, of course, we’ll highlight upcoming webinars. Please enjoy and

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2012 Social Learning Summit

The 2012 Social Learning Summit is right around the corner.  In fact, it’s less than a week away – Saturday, April 21st.  This year, there are over 70 presentations, giving you the opportunity to expand your learning and challenge your thinking in a number of ways.  During each time slot, which begins at 9:00 (ET),