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Got a Minute? Join the DEN @ ICE

Got a Minute? Join the DEN @ ICE

The ICE Conference is coming soon and if you’re attending the conference or will be in the area, you must come to the DEN social event on Wednesday, February 29th.  Yes, that’s Leap Day and Leap Day needs to be celebrated and what a better way than with the DEN. The DEN (Discovery Educator Network)

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LOTS of ICE This February!!!

Now that February is upon us we have a lot to look forward to and I have heard the weather men are predicting a lot of ICE  (the ICE Conference that is)! Quickly approaching are Valentine’s Day, President’s Day but most importantly ICE Conference Week!!  In less than a month a large group of teachers will

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NICE Resources

Northern Illinois Computing Educators held their Mini-Conference on Saturday, January 28th.  The Keynote speaker was Steve Dembo of Discovery, and his presentation of cutting edge Web 2.0 apps provided an energetic beginning to the event.  Would we expect any less?  The crowd was enthused, and Steve was dynamic – his breadth of knowledge and ability

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A Day for Sharing

Sharing iPad apps and resources from teachers attending the NICE iPads in Education workshop on Dec. 3, 2011.  You may not have had the opportunity to attend this unconference, so we are sharing the iPad Smackdown with you. There are apps, tutorials, and much more to help you along your iPad journey. Below is a

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Purposeful Play

K12 Online Conference for 2011 – Purposeful Play Nov 28 – Dec 8 Are you presenting a session on K12online?  Give us a shout-out, spread the word!! Need a pick-me-up, or a new lesson idea for after the holidays?  Then come and participate in the K12 Online Conference. http://k12onlineconference.org/ The conference runs Nov. 28-Dec. 9.  Can’t

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For KIDS by KIDS!!!!

SIT Conference-2012 – Students Involved with Technology When: February 18, 2012 from 8:00am – 2:00pm – 6 locations throughout Illinois Adult volunteers needed for Woodridge or Lincolnshire locations.  Click HERE to Volunteer!! Get your students involved to present and be wowed by what each group of students has accomplished!! What is SIT?  It is a conference

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Apples with Apps – a morning event

Apples with Apps – a morning event JOIN US!!! When: 8:15am (Light breakfast will be served) until 10:00am Where:   Start at the Apple Store 120  West Jefferson Naperville, Il The important map link: http://maps.google.com/maps/place?q=apple,+120+West+Jefferson,+naperville,+il&hl=en&cid=11096478446052192520 Join us at the Apple Store at 120 West Jefferson Avenue in Naperville, IL on Saturday, November 19, 2011 at

Tech or Treats' Shining Stars!

Tech or Treat: It was all about sharing Treats!

There were many treats, but no mean tricks to be had at last weekends “Discovery Education Virtual Conference, Tech or Treat”. After we listened to all of the incredible webinars provided by Discovery, we chose to have our own mini share session. Marie shared videos she created with students in a summer program. The school

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Illinois: Upcoming Events!!

Illinois has two upcoming in person events coming up!!! You can gather with other great educators and learn about new technologies and activities you can add to your classroom. First up is TECH OR TREAT!!! TECH OR TREAT Saturday, Oct 22, 2011 Times: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM CST Location: Glen Crest Middle School 725

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