Posts By Anna

  1. Den Spring Training

    DEN Spring Training 2010 (This is a re-post from the National DEN Blog via Lance Rougeux)   Welcome to DEN Spring Training 2010!  From now until May 21st STAR Discovery Educators have the opportunity to show how active they are in the DEN.  Below are twenty challenges that test whether you are still working your way […]

  2. Summer Institute

    Summer Institute 2010 The DEN Summer Institute for 2010 will take place from July 18-23, 2010 at Bentley University in Waltham, MA just twenty minutes west of Boston.  Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with fellow STAR Discovery Educators from all over during an exclusive, intensive, week-long networking and professional development event.  Apply today! […]

  3. Summer DEN Conference

    Summer Institute 2010 (This is a re-post from the National DEN Blog via Lance Rougeux) The DEN Summer Institute for 2010 will take place from July 18-23, 2010 at Bentley University in Waltham, MA just twenty minutes west of Boston.  Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with fellow STAR Discovery Educators from all over […]

  4. Spring Virtual Conference

    Wufoo Spring Virtual Conference: Kansas City, MO Join us for a free day of professional development and networking as we “Connect the Thoughts” with the Discovery Educator Network. Saturday, April 24, 2010 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. St. Therese 7207 NW Hwy 9 Kansnas City, MO 64152 Event contact: Amy Cordova (CordovaA@pcriii.k12.mo.us) Name * First […]

  5. DEN Spring Virtual Conference 2010

    Spring Virt Con 2010 (This is a re-post from the National DEN Blog via Lance Rougeux) Connect the Thoughts! Saturday, April 24, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Cost?  FREE Register today! All times ET. 9 AM Connections, Conversations, and Collaborations: Creating a Personal Learning Network That Works For You Lee Kolbert, DEN Guru, […]

  6. DEN Spring Training

    DEN Spring Training 2010 March 20 to May 21 Three Ways to Play Calculate your DEN Activity Level (DAL) Host a Spring Training event and earn a set of three DEN recycling bags for your classroom Upload a resource to the DEN Educator Resources library and earn a “Beyond the Textbook” t-shirt

  7. Upcoming Den Dates

    March March 12 – DEN Summer Institute 2010 application opens March 20 – DEN Spring Training 2010 begins March 26 – LC Election Process begins March 31 – Deadline for LCs to submit Event Request form for Spring Virtual Conference in-person events April April 12 – Deadline for DEN Summer Institute applications and April LC […]

  8. MO Digital Photography Discovery Day

      Everyone had a great time and learned a lot about Digital Photography at MO Digital Photography Day. We have set up a WIKI for you to post your pictures to and continue to learn about didgital photography. http://modenlcphotoday.wikispaces.com/  We are also posting some pictures on the blog so stay tuned as we update the […]

  9. MSTA Event

    MSTA will be hosting a workshop to help educators improve their students’ information literacy. Brian Mull will present Cultivating a World-Class Work Ethic on Monday, June 7 in Springfield. The workshop will offer techniques to embed information literacy across the curriculum and to develop students into active contributors in their classroom. Mull is the director […]

  10. DEN DIGITAL LEARNING DAY

    Come join us on March 6 from 9:30-2:00 for a day of Digital Learning. Start at 9:30 am at Einstein Bagle at Crown Center. While eating a bagel and drinking a cup of coffee, learn how to take great digital pictures under the instruction of Jim Rogers, professional photographer. At 10:30 venture out into the […]

  11. METC Update

    Hello from METC.  We know not everyone is able to attend the conference this year so we’ve scheduled a free post-METC wrap-up webinar.   Join us as we discuss the highlights of METC 2010 with some of the presenters from this year’s conference.Please go here and click on the “We Missed You at METC” webinar […]

  12. DEN Updates

    Winter Conference Season The DEN team is traveling all over the country this month for a fantastic series of state conferences.  Follow the DEN blog as the team shares our adventures.  This past week we went way beyond textbook at TCEA and didn’t let the snow get in the way at METC.   Discovery Education […]

  13. METC

    METC is a week away and I’m excited about getting together with everyone again. We have two things going on during METC. First, is an opportunity to present during one of our concurrent sessions. We are looking for 3-4 presenters to simply talk about how they or they’re students have used digital media in the […]

  14. Upcoming Missouri Events

    DEN Virtual Conference – April 24 – The Missouri LC will be hosting a number of face-to-face events across the state in conjunction with the Spring Virtual Conference. Saint Therese will be the site for the Kansas City stars to attend. Please check back for other locations. DEN Geocaching Day – May 22 – Kansas and […]

  15. METC

    METC is right around the corner and we look forward to seeing you there.  Discovery Education will be located at booth # 2.  Featured Speaker Lance Rougeux, Mike Bryant, Brad Weir and Brad Hagaman from Discovery will be in attendance.  Be sure to check-out Lance’s sessions: Science, Literacy and Technology -Lance Rougeux (Elementary, Middle, High) […]

  16. EdTechConnect with Alan Levine

    EdTechConnect with Alan Levine Featured presenter Alan Levine, the author of CogDogBlog, will share his astounding 50+ ways to create a digital story! The session will cover a basic basic story development that can be created in a web 2.0 tool using images, audio, and/or video. Don’t miss it!Register now!

  17.   The Missouri and Kansas Leadership Councils met this weekend to plan and strategize events for the Spring. Below are just two of the events we have planed so far. Check back often for updates and we hope to see you at our events! DEN Virtual Conference – April 24 – The Missouri LC will be […]

  18. Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge

    The DEN Can Change the World: Win a Trip to NSTA in Philadelphia, PA The Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge gives students the opportunity, tools and inspiration to become active agents of environmental change. Elementary and middle school classes from across the country can participate in the challenge to create sustainable, reproducible environmental […]

  19. Upcoming Webinars

    Upcoming Webinars Discovery Connect with Michio Kaku from the Science Channel Tuesday, January 19 at 4 PM ET   EdTechConnect with Cheryl Lemke Wednesday, January 20 at 7 PM ET

  20. 10 tech alternatives to book reports

    Check out these ideas for making reading and reporting back more interesting. There are some great ideas. If you have other ideas please shaare.  The 10 tech alternatives to book reports can be found at: http://theapple.monster.com/benefits/articles/8529-10-technology-enhanced-alternatives-to-book-reports?page=2 Kelly Tenkely | TheApple.com 1. Let students create a cartoon version of the book they have just finished. Use a […]

  21. Den Updates

    *Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge* – The Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge (http://wecanchange.com ) is open to K-8 this year and next year it will be K-12. Since this is a program that the vast majority (and next year everyone) of the community can participate in I wanted to truly enroll […]

  22. Fall Virtual Conference

    Join us for the DEN 2009 Fall Virtual Conference. This unique event provides a combination of face to face in person experiences with high caliber virtual presentations. The net result? A day of learning and networking like none other you’ve experience before! View face-to-face locations and register here.

  23. Welcome Back to School!

    It’s that time of year again. The  school year is new and full of promise and excitement. While you are making your plans for the year, be sure to check our web site and Discovery Educator’s Network for awesome ideas that you can use in your classroom. Also, Missouri DEN Leadership Council is planning many […]