Posts By Jessica Donaldson

About Jessica Donaldson

Instructional Technologist for Berkeley County School District and STAR Discovery Educator

  1. ETV is at it again, folks!

    ETV will be hosting ANOTHER round of free workshops this summer! The dates for the workshops are July 29-31, and seats are still available if you register soon. Topics include StreamlineSC, Web 2.0, Blogging, Google Lit Trips, Movie Maker, SMART Board, Podcasting… it’s a really long list. Don’t believe me? Then check out sessions and […]

  2. Welcome our newest DEN STARS!

    WOW! The STARS are certainly shining this spring! SC DEN would like to welcome our SEVENTEEN newest STARS to the family. You’re bound to know at least one of these educators: Lori Alredge Ramsey Calhoun Celia Cooksey Eileen Fernandez-Parker Michelle Flamos Steven Infinger Debbie Lancaster Bill Langston Beth Leavitt Sandra McLendon Yolanda Moore Carrie Ratliff […]

  3. SC DEN and StreamlineSC

    Nothing could be finer than some wings in Carolina with the DEN folks! What a great week! The SC Leadership Council would like to thank SC ETV for hosting three fantastic days of FREE technology workshops. Educators from all over the great Palmetto state had the opportunity to learn new tricks and tips for educational […]

  4. Google Lit Trips

    What is a Google Lit Trip you ask? Well… that’s up to you! Google Lit Trips are a fast growing trend in the classroom that combine literary works and the genius that is Google. Imagine taking your students to each page of Make Way for Ducklings or following those infamous duds in The Sisterhood of […]

  5. I'll have the wings with a side of … TECHNOLOGY!

    The South Carolina DEN is blossoming in spring! Come on out and celebrate spring with your fellow DEN members on Wednesday, April 23rd. We will be meeting in Columbia during the Spring SCeTV workshops. DEN members should have already received an invitation, which includes dinner and non-alcoholic beverages. That’s right- nothing brings educators together like […]

  6. Live Green Teacher Grant

    The LIVE GREEN Teacher Grant program, a Discovery Education program presented by General Motors, challenges middle school teachers to develop innovative ideas for furthering environmental and energy sustainability. Teachers will identify an issue or problem, create a plan to address it, and integrate the topic into classroom teaching. Earn a $1,000 LIVE GREEN grant – […]

  7. DEN Virtual Conference

    Join us for the 1st ever Discovery Educator Network Virtual Conference! Saturday, February 2nd 9:00-1:00 Greenville, SC and Columbia SC Connect with educators from all over the country during this unique professional development experience where you can attend in-person, online or both. The day will feature keynote presentations from Discovery’s own Hall Davidson and Lance […]

  8. The Texas DEN Leadership Council Needs OUR Help!

    Elaine Plybon, blog coordinator for the Texas DEN Leadership Council, needs YOU! The Irving Independent School District in Irving, Texas, for which she works, has an annual Technology Media Fair. This year, the district has opened up several categories for online judging. The hope, above all, is that this will help keep district students excited […]

  9. EdTech Connect with Daniel Pink

    EdTechConnect with Daniel Pink, December 12th 7:00pm EST Daniel Pink, bestselling author of A Whole New Mind, will describe how three powerful economic forces are putting a premium on right-brain abilities in the workforce. He’ll describe the six artistic, empathic abilities that now matter most — and discuss how educators are beginning to surface and […]

  10. SC ETV Call for Presenters

    The next ETV Teacher Technology Workshop will be held in Columbia at ETV on April 22-24. ETV invites you to share your technology experience and expertise on Tuesday, April 22, Wednesday, April 23, and/or Thursday, April 24. Presenters representing all areas of technology in education are encouraged to apply. Registration for this free workshop will […]