Archives for April 24, 2012

  1. Colorado Day of Discovery

    Saturday, April 14, 2012 nearly 150 educators gathered in Aurora, CO for a Day of Discovery.  Not sure what a Day of Discovery is?  It’s a day of professional development, networking, learning and fun — all centered around Discovery Education! This day was hosted at Vista PEAK Preparatory School, which is a new building in […]

  2. The Untethered Classroom

    I was told it couldn’t be done – so of course I had to prove them wrong. Since last year when I received a class set of i-Pads through a grant that I participated in, I have wanted to be able to project my iPad and all of the apps that I have through my […]

  3. Things I Think You Should Read

    When I was the Blog Chair for the Wisconsin Leadership Council, I wrote several posts with the title above.  Most of the articles I shared were posts I came across on Twitter, Google Reader, or in a few cases, Facebook.  Regardless, there were many pieces of writing that I felt made me think and wonder. […]

  4. Dear Diary 2.0- Penzu and NEW Penzu Classroom

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    Dear Diary 2.0 ~ with PENZU http://penzu.com/ and http://penzu.com/classroom Penzu is an online journaling program with numerous features for you or your students.  Some features are free, such as password protection for journals, and some advanced features (such as mobile device access) are included in the Penzu PRO 19.00 per year fee. After signing up- […]

  5. Introducing the Rising STAR Program

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    I am excited to announce the start of a new DEN program called the Rising STAR. This is an optional 6 week program designed for all new STARs to welcome them into the DEN and connect with this amazing community. Over the years the DEN has flourished into a wealth of information and resources and we […]