Archives for December 3, 2012

  1. NASA Educator Trek

    Join the Museum and NASA instructors for a FREE educator trek in January on the Saturday of our Astronomy Days event! And/or consider volunteering with NASA educators on Sunday to learn NASA activities and practice your presentation skills! Educators are welcome to participate in one or both of these great opportunities!   NASA Educator Trek: […]

  2. Flipping professional development


    I was recently invited to attend an in-service that I was really interested in. The presenter was “the expert” in the topic. Little did I know I was really entering in-service “he double hockey sticks”. I was in for a 3 hour lecture on Understanding by Design. The presenter was so knowledgeable and charismatic the lecture was bearable […]

  3. Even More #DENthanks Stories


    Here are several more stories of #DENthanks.  If you’ve missed any of the previous stories, you can find them here. From Kevin Bushman: My thanks is a little different. I’m the district’s Tech Trainer overseeing the implementation of Schoolnet as a pilot for the state. Because it’s new (Schoolnet) there is not much “meat on […]

  4. Mousey Monday


    Happy Mousey Monday, Cache and Cookie readers! Every media outlet has been buzzing about the lottery. Have you bought your lottery ticket yet? The idea of winning any prize brings positive thoughts and good feelings. Why not encourage your students to enter a few contests and sweepstakes for a chance to win some great prizes? […]

  5. S.O.S.: Surround Sound

    Welcome to week 9 of our Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our new S.O.S series to provide help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Surround Sound PDF Version               Background Hearing a few notes of sound can transport us back in time to an important moment […]