Monthly Archives: May 2012


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 05/31/2012

MakeWaves for iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad on the iTunes App Store Features – Create unlimited stories and blogs from anywhere – Easily upload photos, video and audio – Post comments and likes – Keep connected with Buzz notifications – See the best work


Smackdown in Winnipeg

Den Stars Andy Mckiel and Joan Badger hosted a Discovery Smackdown event in their home district of St. James School Division in Winnipeg, Manitoba. About 30 teachers came after school and began with some small sharing about how their using Discovery in their classrooms. Given they’ve only had access since March, they shared some cool


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 05/30/2012

Give Speech Foundation – FreeSpeech for iPad FreeSpeech is a communication tool based upon research in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and human-computer interaction, as well clinical insight and expertise in speech and communication disorders. Tags: speech, freespeech, ipad, ios, free, augmentative, alternative, communication, sped, specialed, education – By Fred Delventhal Great Infographics for Language


Day of Discovery at 1 Discovery Place!

Discovery Education hosted another Day of Discovery event at Discovery Communications’ World Headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland on May 19, 2012. The event was a huge hit and it was a joy to see so many enthusiastic teachers learning about what they can do with Discovery Education resources. Daniel Choi, Josh Judkins and I mainly


Summer Learning from The Science House

The Science House at NC State University has 3 workshops this summer open to all educators. Visit for more details and registration information. Science with GPS, June 8-9, 2012 in Raleigh Time: 9 am – 3 pm (A Certificate of Completion will be issued for 10 hours of instruction.) Instructors:  Michelle Benigno, Mountain Satellite Outreach Coordinator,


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 05/29/2012

SwitchZoo Tags: no_tag Practical Printable Worksheets for teachers for The End of School Year Tags: no_tag – By Med Kharbach Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.