Posts By Jennifer Dorman

  1. Take Discovery Back to School

    Welcome back to the new school year! To help you get started, register for a Discovery Education streaming Back-to-School Enhancements webinar to learn about all the new benefits of Discovery Education streaming . Filter search results more effectively Discover related resources to the videos you choose Students may access assignments from anywhere, anytime using their […]

  2. Connect, Communicate, Collaborate Educational Technology Conference

    I’m in Erie, Pennsylvania, for the 3CsETC. I’m excited to have the opportunity to meet so many from my PLN. What is 3CsETC? The 3Cs ETC Conference is a collaborative effort between NPAECT, IU5, CFF Coaches and the LEARN Initiative. The conference name was created using 3Cs (Connect, Communicate, Collaborate), which NPAECT has used as […]

  3. DEN National Institute Resources

    Welcome to the DEN National Institute 2009 at the Headlands Institute in Sausalito, California. Here are the presentation resources for my breakout sessions. Director’s Cut – Digital Storytelling with Photo Story and Movie Maker Digital Storytelling 2.0 with Web 2.0 Google Tools for Schools Cover It Live and ustream Vlogging with DE MediaShare  Discovery Education […]

  4. Enroll in the DEN Summer School Webinar Series

    Get ready for a new school year with the DEN! The entire month of August is jam-packed with free webinars. Tell a colleague, invite your principal and join us for Summer School with the DEN. Enroll today! de_den_summerwebinars.pdf All sessions begin at 11 AM ET. Digital Storytelling Week 8/3/09 Thinking Outside the Slide: Creating non-linear […]

  5. Discovery Education Pre-Conference at NECC

    Thanks to our friends at mimio for outfitting our breakout presentation rooms with mimio systems and slates.  I’m psyched to be presenting with mimio’s interactive whiteboard system and Notebook application. We are gathering at Discovery’s headquarters in Silver Spring, MD, for a day of learning and networking.  Here are the takeaway resources for my breakout sessions. Power Up […]

  6. Visit with Discovery at NECC

    We look forward to celebrating the DEN’s fourth birthday with many of our STARs at our pre-NECC Birthday Party Extravaganza on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at Discovery Headquarters. If you are staying for NECC, I strongly encourage you to check out the following sessions from the DEN team. Using Multimedia in the Classroom Join mimio and […]

  7. Twitter and Twitter Search Explained

    Image via CrunchBase It seems like EVERYONE (and their dogs, goldfish, etc.) are Tweeting these days. If you aren’t on Twitter, yet, and are wondering what the buzz (or, rather, tweeting) is all about, check out these two videos from the Common Craft Show. Twitter in Plain English Twitter Search in Plain English Twitter Professional […]

  8. The Future of Learning: How Technology is Transforming Public Schools

    [Text below from a Discovery Education Press Release] The House Education and Labor Committee held a hearing to examine how technology, innovative education tools, and digital content are transforming and improving education in America.  Scott Kinney, Vice President of Outreach and Professional Development for Discovery Education, served as one of seven panelists who testified as […]

  9. Engage, Enrich, Empower: Leading the Learning of the Net Generation

    I’m heading out to Lancaster, PA, for the Engage, Enrich, Empower: Leading the Learning of the Net Generation conference at IU 13. I am joining a terrific line-up of presenters including keynote presenters Alan November and Doug Johnson and several members of the Pennsylvania Leadership Council. Here are the take-away resources for my two sessions. […]

  10. Summer School with the DEN

    The Problem: So, you’ve registered to attend one of the Back to School with DE webinars and now you are looking for great integration ideas for the enhanced DE media library. The Solution: Join the DEN for summer school! Who ever said summer school isn’t fun? Get ready for your school year with an amazing series […]