Archives for April 29, 2013

  1. SOS: Multiple Perspectives

    Welcome to  Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series  provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Multiple Perspectives PDF Version BACKGROUND Understanding a situation from multiple perspectives is an important skill for students to master. In addition, the theory of Multiple Intelligences (proposed by Howard Gardner in 1983) has been […]

  2. DEN STARs in the News: Kati Searcy

    Georgia DEN STAR Kati Searcy has been named a receipient of The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History’s 2013 Best Practices Teaching Award. The award is given for innovation and excellence in using their resources through classroom applications and student projects.  The $500 award can be used for professional development and Kati is using the money for her trip […]

  3. Mousey Monday – The Louisiana Purchase


                                Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey! Tomorrow, April 30, in 1803, the United States purchased Louisiana Territory from France. This was known as the Louisiana Purchase. The Louisiana Purchase was 828,000 square miles purchased from France for $15 million. This area is […]