Daily Archives: July 10, 2013

DEN STARs in the News: Nancy Swanson

DEN STARs in the News: Nancy Swanson

Wouldn’t it be awesome if you were at work one day and suddenly a group of colleagues came by and showered you with praise and gifts for doing a great job?  Well, South Carolina DEN STAR Nancy Swanson recently had this happen.  She was nominated by her peers and recognized in her own school district

DENvisory Board Candidate: Zulma Whiteford

 Currently a member of the DEN Leadership Council and on the DENvice Team, Zulma Whiteford is a technology and foreign language teacher and STEM Chair at the St. Louis School in the Archdiocese school district in Baltimore, Maryland. In addition, Whiteford integrates technology into her classroom curriculum, using DE Streaming, DE Science Elementary and Middle

Stop Waiting To Exhale (My Thoughts On Inspiration)

I posted my thoughts on inspiration (below) on my personal blog, but thought I would share it here as well. Many of you are headed to DENSI, or planning on watching some of the engaging presentations via Livestream. There is no doubt you will walk away inspired. But will you also take the time to

Chompie, A Twitter-Tale from ISTE

Gwynn Moore (@gimmym) and I (@apstechgoddess) had some fun chasing down Chompie at ISTE a few weeks ago. Instead of tweeting a single “We found him” tweet, we decided to have a bit more fun with a whole series of tweets that told a story.  Here is our Twitter-Tale. Last morning of #iste13. Starting with

DEN Techformation: Ask 3

A teacher is working with a small group and doesn’t want to be interrupted with every small question, so they set the policy “Ask 3 before me.” This simple phrase was the inspiration for TechSmith’s app Ask3. While there are other strong educational screencasting/interactive whiteboard apps like Explain Everything and Show Me, there are a