Daily Archives: April 12, 2013


DEN Weekly Update 4-12-2013

DEN Weekly Update 4-12-2013

This week, we have some great news about the Discovery Education Techbook to share. We also have several great virtual events like a Livestream from a First Nation classroom, the DEN Spring VirtCon, and the April science stream on rocks and minerals. Don’t miss information on in-person gatherings like DENapalooza and “California DENning”. There’s a


Discovery Education Techbook Brings Learning Alive

Now until the end of June, educators in North America can experience what Techbook can do for their classrooms. Get exclusive access to a comprehensive digital solution that replaces traditional textbooks, engages students, and enhances teaching and learning. Whether your district has one computer per student or one computer per classroom, the Techbook has options


Things I Think You Should Read

It’s been a while since I’ve shared a articles that I’ve found interesting.  I’m sure you’ve been waiting for these articles so I’ll share more than the usual number.  Enjoy. If Twitter is Not PD, What Is It? Teacher’s Resignation Letter: My Profession No Longer Exists Who Cares About Devices? Share and Share Alike Connected

© John Doe / Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY-SA-3.0

Fun Fact Friday: One-Room School

Did you know that in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s, most small towns and rural areas had a one-room school? If you’ve never read or watched Little House on the Prairie, you may not be familiar with the term, but a one room school is exactly what it sounds like…a single free standing building