Wow, the IMAX movie was amazing. The technology is outstanding. Feels like the animals swim right over your head. The evening was a ton of fun. Good conversation, good company, wonderful entertainment, delicious food, and memories galore. Here are a few photos from the event. Free MySpace slideshows, photo and video editing at www.OneTrueMedia.com
Have you found a Halloween Costume yet for the DEN in SL Halloween Party? I’ve got mine ready to go. Hope to see you there. Don’t forget the party will be held on October 28th. Here are some DE streaming videos for this time of year. You and your students might find these interesting. http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/studentCenter/index.cfm?cdCode=TD4F4-FFC5
If you are not currently receiving email newsletters from the New York DEN, please let us know. There are many New York DEN Members out there. Let’s stand up and be counted. You can post a comment here or better idea, send an email so we have your contact information. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
IMAX Experience Come join the New York DEN on October 26, 2007. We will be meeting after Tech Forum NY at 5:00 at the IMAX Theater in the Palisades Center Mall. Even if you can’t attend Tech Forum NY, our event is open to all DEN members. When: October 26, 2007 5:00 Where: IMAX Theater,
About three weeks ago, I entered an essay contest to Lenovo Computers(they make my T60 PC laptop). They asked entrants to describe in 50 words or less what makes them “New Thinkers for a New Age”. I entered and hoped to win one of the special commemorative laptops they were randomly selecting each week. http://www.lenovo.com/news/us//en/2007/08/new_thinkers.html
Tech Forum New York is being held on October 26, 2007 from 7:30 to 4:30. The Discovery Educator Network New York Leadership Council is working to bring you an event later that night. If you are attending Tech Forum will you be available to stay after Tech Forum for an event. If you are not
Just found a great website listing freebies for educators. http://www.freakyfreddies.com/teacher.htm Do you know of any special offers geared towards teachers to share? Time and money always seems to be in short supply. Perhaps some of these sites will help a tad for some of us.
Don’t forget to register for the webinar tomorrow with Danny Foster from Build It Bigger and the Discovery Channel. The webinar will be virtually held at 1:30 EST tomorrow, Wednesday, September 13, 2007. Below are some links regarding the event for more information: From the DEN Blog: http://blog.discoveryeducation.comdiscovery_educator_networ/ 2007/09/discovery-conne.html For more on the event: http://blog.discoveryeducation.comdiscovery_educator_networ/
Welcome to the new home of the New York DEN (Discovery Educator Network). Please update your bookmarks to make it easier to navigate back to us again. Our new home is: blog.discoveryeducation.com/newyork. The Discovery Educator Network can now be found at blog.discoveryeducation.com/. Come back and visit and see how we develop!
Join the New York Discovery Educator Network for lunch and a computer show. September 16, 2007 @ 11:30 TGI Fridays, Tarrytown and the Westchester County Center, White Plains. We will be meeting at TGI Fridays in Tarrytown on 119. (Please note this is not the restaurant on Central Avenue in Hartsdale.) After lunch we will