There’s still time to register for SCIcon 2011 on January 22, 2011. DEN SCIcon is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for transforming their science classes through the meaningful and effective integration of digital media content. This year’s SCIcon will have a special presentation
Dear Discovery Educators, Are you in need of recertification points or graduate credits to renew your license or earn graduate credits to increase your salary? Are you finding it hard to fit a course in with your busy schedule? Then the North TIER Partnership courses are for you! North TIER is a partnership between 12
The new year is always a time for resolutions. This year my resolution was to not make anymore resolutions. I figure if I don’t make them then I won’t be disappointed when I don’t keep them. In addition to resolutions, the new year is also about new beginnings. January is a great time to review
This time of year is a hectic one. If you’re like me then you are probably in crazy list and post-it mode. I make lists all the time and my desk has post-it notes all over it. Toodledo will help you curb that list and post-it clutter. Toodledo was shared by an instructor in a
Hi All, There are still a few spaces for Dinner with the Stars. Plan to join us for an evening of networking, hibachi, and erupting volcanoes hosted by your Virginia DEN! Seating is limited to 40 people and you must be a STAR to register for the dinner. Each STAR may also register one guest!
Global Education Conference The free, all-online 2010 Global Education Conference takes place this coming week, November 15 – 19, 2010! We currently have 397 sessions from 62 countries scheduled, as well as 63 keynote speakers–an amazing lineup. Please take a look at all that is taking place: http://www.GlobalEducationConference.com. The conference is a collaborative and world-wide
Last weekend I had the opportunity to visit beautiful Charlottesville, VA for the first time since moving to Virginia five years ago. While there I got to visit Thomas Jefferson’s gorgeous home Monticello. Being at Monticello inspired me to come up with a new type of blog post. Once a month I will share resources
Virginia and Maryland are super excited to invite you to the Fall Virtual Conference on Saturday, October 23rd. The day will feature special presentations from Gail Lovely and Hall Davidson along with featured STAR Discovery Educators sharing their projects from the DEN Summer Institute (DENSI10). A host of other great sessions from your DEN team
Don’t forget today is Streamathon 2010. Check out the schedule below and register here: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/streamathon2010 The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. We’ve got a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and the newest online technologies used by today’s media-savvy students into classroom instruction. Here’s the schedule.
All of us at the VA DEN are very excited to begin a new school year. The DEN has some very exciting events coming so please keep your eye on the blog. We have a new leadership council and we will be introducing ourselves over the next few weeks. With students just coming back from