Archives for July 23, 2014

  1. Conni Mulligan: Traditional Storytelling–Shadow Puppetry & Overheads

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    Trolling social media and DEN sites for those at and not at #DENSI2014, I found yet another wonderful resource from Conni Mulligan, who reinvents our notion of storytelling, digitally, at the #DENUnconference2014. I truly enjoyed watching Conni at her best. I met her years ago at another Summer Institute, and looking back, it seems like […]

  2. NOTATDENSI14: Not a Problem, Thanks to Jennifer Wagner

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    Not at DENSI 2014. Not a problem–well–not too much of one. For many reasons, not everyone who wanted to attend the DENSI 2014 managed to get to Nashville. For me, I just was not far enough recovered from my stem cell transplant to fly. And truth be told, my heart was with everyone but my […]

  3. Tech Wednesday Brief w Justin

    Hello! This week on tech Wednesday, I’m featuring one of the best programming resources available online for free! Codeacademy is an educational platform geared towards teaching  the fundamentals of code. Founded in 2011 by two former Columbia students (Zach Sims and Ryan Bubinski) Codeacademy has gained worldwide recognition. The site currently teaches six programming languages […]

  4. One Idea: With McREL International’s Incoming CEO, Bryan Goodwin

    In the third of a series of interviews with the thought leaders driving the digital transition nationwide, Discovery Education Senior Vice President Scott Kinney interviews McREL International’s incoming CEO, Bryan Goodwin. McREL International is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan education research and development corporation dedicated to translating research into practical applications for educators.  Mr. Goodwin’s One Idea […]

  5. iMake iLearn – Sock Monkey Love

    Meet another of our DENovators.  Zulma is one of the core contributors to iMake iLearn as well as the leader of several LC Community Projects. Her endless energy and encouragement have impacted many DEN members around the country. She is one of my inspirations and positively impacts my life from many miles away. She helped […]