Daily Archives: September 12, 2012

Meet Me: Peg Hartwig’s Spirit of the DEN

Meet Me: Peg Hartwig’s Spirit of the DEN

Hey all you DENmazing Educators! Welcome to the DEN Blog Open House! I am a STEM Math teacher and Tech Integration Specialist in Marshfield WI. I first learned of all the wonders of Discovery Education while experiencing the Siemens STEM Institute in 2010. While attending the STEM Institute, I was catapulted into real 21st Century

Who’s On Your Speed Dial?

I’ll never forget the day a kindergartner was sent to my classroom for bad behavior.  I knew the teacher was at the end of her rope to send him my way and that the goal was to get him to shape up.  When I started to discuss his behavior he actually said, “Are you almost

Discovery Educator Network= A PLN You Cannot Live Without!

This is Open House at the DEN and I cannot say enough about how much this powerful network has increased my professional learning network. The very first DE event I attended was in Memphis, TN over eight years ago. I was amazed at all of the resources that Discovery Education provided me with my position

September Edition of DEN UP

As you settle into the 2012-2013 school year we would like to share the September edition of the DEN UP Newsletter with you. Here is a highlight of what we are covering this month: This time of year can have you feeling upside down. Don’t fear, learn how other educators are “FLIPPing” their classrooms. As

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 09/12/2012

ThingLink This site lets users create informative, web-based graphics using images and “tags”, which function much like people tags in Facebook. Thinglink has the advantage, however, of allowing tags to contain links, media, etc. Tags: interactive, image, photos, web2.0, Tagging, Thinglink, tools, image tagging – By Randy Rodgers 6 GREAT VIDEO TOOLS FOR TEACHERS Tags:

A Second Chance to Catch the Exciting Enhancements to Discovery Education!

For those that missed the Exciting Enhancements to Discovery Education webinars last week, you still have two chances to catch them! The webinars will again be presented today, Wednesday September 12th and tomorrow, Thursday September 13th. Don’t miss your chance to get a peek at the great new updates that we’re offering this year! Here’s