Author Archives: Erin Misegadis

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Wichita Geocahing Event at Chisholm Creek Park

Wichita Geocahing Event at Chisholm Creek Park

Teachers and students of all ages! Join the Kansas DEN Leadership Council as we host Geocaching Day at Chisholm Creek Park in Wichita (Near the Great Plains Nature Center!) on Saturday May 19th starting at 8:45 a.m. We will have a great time learning about Geocaching and how to incorporate it in to your classroom!

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Evening of Discovery with Matt “Geekybird” Monjan

Come and meet Matt Monjan, Vice Present of Discovery Education, this Tuesday night, Jan 24th at Hero’s in Old Towne, 117 N Mosely in Wichita. The event will begin at 7:00 and we will have snacks for your dining pleasure. Please reserve your spot at https://lrougeux.wufoo.com/forms/den-kslc-evening-of-discovery-with-matt-monjan/by the 22nd. Matt Monjan has blended technology and education for

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Flat Stanley and Google Earth

Google Earth is a great way to help you meet your state and content standards!  As a part of my Flat Stanley project, I use Google Earth to track the places our flat people have visited.  Google Earth adds the ability for my students to see many places they have never seen in person.  It

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Kansas Geocaching Day

Discovery Day of Geocaching is planned for May 21st. The Kansas Leadership Council is hosting an event at Herman Hill Park in Wichita. We will convene in the meeting room at the Wichita Water Center at 8:45 that morning. I have attached a flyer that has information about the day. Please let other people  know

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DENSI Projects Now in DE streaming!

This summer educators from across the U.S. and Canada traveled to Bentley University in Waltham, MA for the Discovery Educator Network Summer Institute. As an attendee I can definitely say that it was an amazing learning and growing experience and that I now have SO MUCH to share with educators “back home.” While we were

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DEN Summer Institute 2010

This week I was privileged to attend the Discovery Educator Network Summer Institute at Bentley University in Waltham, MA. It was an incredible learning experience! I it just such an uplifting experience being among so many amazing educators who share a similar vision for education as I do. To be able to converse and share

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DEN Geocaching in Wichita

Thanks to the DEN and great weather, we had almost 90 people join us at Pawnee Prairie Nature Center for the Wichita Geocaching event sponsored by Discovery Education. The feedback was incredibly positive. Here are just a few samples: “Thank you so much for our fun-filled morning on Saturday and for the delicious lunch! We

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A New STAR!

On the tail of an AMAZING virtual conference, we have a new STAR to welcome to the DEN Community: Patricia Mandala. Welcome to the DEN Patricia!!! For those of you that were not able to attend the virtual conference, it has now been archived on the DE National Blog. CLICK HERE to be taken to

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