Daily Archives: May 1, 2012

Georgia’s 2012 Gifted Educator of the Year is a DEN STAR!

Georgia’s 2012 Gifted Educator of the Year is a DEN STAR!

Congratulations to the 2012 Georgia Gifted Educator of the Year, the Georgia DEN’s very own Kati Searcy! She presented a session at the Social Learning Summit on Digital Authentic Assessment, and here is some great information that she has contributed to our blog: Everyone is welcome to join in the conversation in the Edmodo group

TCEA call for presenters now open

The Texas Computer Educator’s Association (TCEA) has announced a call for presenters for its 2013 Convention & Exposition to be held February 4-8, 2013, in Austin. The theme for the conference is Fusion: Learning in a New Light. TCEA has been a favorite for convention-goers for several years, drawing educators from all over Texas and

PBS SoCaL Teacher Town Hall @The Grammy Museum

PBS SoCaL, KLCS, and KVCR are hosting a televised Teacher Town Hall, sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, to capture your perspective and amplify your voice as an educator. Join PBS SoCaL for this very special evening and engage in a conversation around the factors that affect high school graduation rates. Date: May,

Sneak Peek Webinar Series in May

  Be the first to get a look at back-to-school updates to Discovery Education resources! You’ve asked for it, and we’ve listened: get a sneak peek at the exciting changes we’re making to Discovery Education this summer, and find out how we’re going mobile, social, and adding even more functionality for you and your students.

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 05/01/2012

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2012 Social Learning Summit

Discovery Education and Classroom 2.0  Take 2!  We have selected “12 Hot Topics” to revisit from the 2012 Social Learning Summit.  Click the link to see a flyer and schedule with more information.

Join Us for 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? There are several

Pop My Video!

Creative Writing Teachers REJOICE!  Remember the good times we had watching “Pop Up Video” on VH1 (or am I totally showing my age…?)  The VH1 site has an option to make your own Pop Up Video subtitles to some popular videos-  but that might not work for most (read ‘all’) classrooms…. An alternative I found

PRE-Teacher Appreciation Week Prize

The Discovery Educator Network is one of the best teacher communities out there.  Sure, I’m a little biased, but I know there are many, many other educators who would agree with that statement.  Those of us on the DEN Team know that this community wouldn’t be what it is without the incredible teachers who make