Posts By Tracy Selock

  1. Register for an In Person Event

    All Saints Catholic Academy will be hosting an in-person event featuring the 2011 Discovery Virtual Conference. Light breakfast and a light lunch will be provided. Saturday, April 30, 2011 7:30 AM to 2:00 PM (central time) All Saints Catholic Academy 1155 Aurora Ave. Naperville, IL 60540 Park in east lot and use Door 7. Click […]

  2. My Fake Wall

     My Fake Wall is a tool for creating a fake Facebook wall for a fictitious or historical character.  To create a Fake Wall you do need to register for a My Fake Wall account. Then you can upload images, write wall posts, even create “likes” and comments on fake posts.  Let us know what you’ve created. Click […]

  3. Doodle 4 Google is Back

    Doodle 4 Google is back with wonderful opportunities for students to express their creativity and to try to win wonderful prizes. The National Winner will be awarded a $15,000 college scholarship to be used at the school of his or her choice, a trip to the Google New York office for an event on May […]

  4. 100 Free Web Tools for Elementary Teachers

    This fantastic list was posted on Classroom 2.0 by John Costilla.  This list contains some old favorites along with some great new finds.  Check it out and let us know how it inspired you.

  5. Building Learning Communities Conference

    Today the DEN LCs  are attending the BLC in Boston.  We began with am amazing Keynote speech given by Michael Wesch. We will be following a traditional conference format, choosing from among a host of amazing sessions. My first session of the day is entitled “What Can You Do with 3 (4) Billion Photos?” presented by […]

  6. Wednesday at the LC Symposium

    Today Deb Thomson and I are participating in an “un”conference.  The LCs in attendance have created their own sessions and are directing their own learning.  The first session we have chosen is entitled “LC Tips and Tricks:  Best of DEN LC”.  We are having conversations on how to strengthen our state DEN.  Have an idea […]

  7. Upcoming Discovery Student Adventures Events

    ARE YOU A TEACHER?? You are invited to a FREE Happy Hour!!!The Celtic Knot 626 Church Street Evanston, IL May 7th from 5-7pm Please RSVP by May 2nd by visiting Enter to WIN a $2,500 Travel Scholarship to award to the student of your choice! To find out more about the Adventure of a […]

  8. Win with Discovery Student Adventures

    Sign-up to Lead a Discovery Student Adventure and hold your first Parent Meeting before March 1st and RECEIVE a $100.00 VISA Gift Card!  You have 16 destinations to choose from…two domestic destinations are available for Middle School Students!  WE are also excited to introduce Spring Break Travel for 2011! Sign-up to travel to the destination […]

  9. DEN SCIcon 2010

    Saturday, January 9, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Drop by for an hour or stay for the whole day!  It’s virtual and it’s FREE! Register for the online sessions at: or Register for one of many in-person events hosted by our DEN Leadership Councils.  Click here to see the list of in-person events. […]

  10. Speak Up

    Here’s your chance to share your views and ideas on 21st century education and technology. The Speak Up National Research Project collects and reports on the views and opinions of students, parents and educators on critical 21st century education issues. Speak Up is facilitated by a non-profit organization – Project Tomorrow®.  Data findings are shared […]

  11. Illinois Education & Technology Conference

    Illinois Education & Technology Conference (IETC) Notice REGISTER ONLINE AND POSTMARK CONFERENCE FEES BY OCT. 9 FOR REDUCED CONFERENCE RATE! DATES OF IETC:  Thursday, Nov. 19 – Friday, Nov. 20, 2009 LOCATION:  Crowne Plaza Hotel, Springfield, IL WHAT IS IETC?  This conference is an exciting opportunity offering teachers, technology coordinators, administrators, curriculum/media specialists, special education instructors, technical staff, and […]

  12. Shedd Day of Discovery

    Discovery Education cordially invites you to join us for the SHEDD AQUARIUM Day of Discovery The Shedd Aquarium and Discovery Education are pleased to present a Day of Discovery on October 10, 2009. This Day of Discovery will provide educators with an exciting and enriching day of professional development focused on creative ways to engage […]

  13. Register Now for the Streamathon

    Annual DEN streamathon   Join us on Wednesday, September 23, 2009 for a day’s worth of DE streaming! Click here to register for the DEN’s Annual streamathon. Schedule All times Eastern 9 AM Back to School Changes in DE streaming           10 AM A Day in the Life with DE streaming          11 […]

  14. Tech Con and ICE Updates

    As you may know, the Illinois Computing Educators has partnered over the past three years with two other professional organizations – The Illinois Association of School Business Officials (IASBO) and the Illinois Chief Technology Officers (IL-CTO) – to host an annual event called TechCon. Plans are being finalized for the 3rd annual conference to be […]

  15. Hey Northern Illinois, Show 'Em Your Colors!

    On Friday August 21st the Wisoconsin DEN will be Friday’s Front Row from 2:30-5:00 at TGI Friday’s inside Miller Park.  This is an excellent opportunity for you to have fun meeting members of the DEN community. There will be presentations given by DEN members and information about the DEN, drinks, appetizers and prizes! Illinois DEN members […]