Daily Archives: February 7, 2013

The 2013 DENapalooza Tour

The 2013 DENapalooza Tour

We are thrilled to announce an exciting professional development and networking opportunity for DEN members.  Join us for the 2013 DENapalooza Tour!  The DEN will be touring North America, stopping in ten locations to share the power of making connections through the Discovery Educator Network.  Each full day event will have formal presentations in the

FREE Summer Girls in Science Camp

The Appalachian Highlands Science Learning Center is currently recruiting for rising 8th grade girls to attend the our summer Girls in Science camp. The camp will be held the week of June 10-15, 2013 at the Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont.  Now in it’s 5th year, this camp gives girls the opportunity to explore

Professional Growth Academy Series…Restart!

If you joined Mike Gorman and myself on any of our previous three, FREE webinars, you already know the plethora of ideas and information shared during our time together.  In case you missed them, next week we’re jumping right back into it with another session entitled “Connecting & Collaborating In and Out of the Classroom,” which will

Apply to Be A Class of 2013 DEN Guru

The DEN community is full of talent. Every STAR has his/her own special talents, skills, and passion for utilizing digital content across the curriculum. We want to continue to provide opportunities for STARs to share their knowledge with the community so we established the DEN Guru program. DEN Gurus are STAR Discovery Educators who possess

Digital Learning Day Smackdown

Last night we hosted a DEN Digital Learning Day “Smackdown” via Google Hangout. My distinguished panel included DEN Team members Chad Lehman, Dean Shareski, Jannita Demian, Steve Dembo; Leadership Council members Christelle Patselas and Sheila Fredericks; and DEN STAR Therese Conner. We started with a discussion around why digital learning is important and what it

Sharing Digital Learning for #DLDay

I had a chance to visit one of the schools in my former district yesterday for Digital Learning Day. The library media specialist, and DEN member, Julie Smith, contacted us about her event and the message made it’s way to me. I headed over to Lincoln Intermediate School in West Allis, Wisconsin, to see what