1. Spring is Here

    Spring has sprung! There are so many exciting DEN events springing up that it is almost impossible to keep up will all of them. First remember if you a a DEN STAR in Louisiana and want to take a more active role, sign up for the Leadership Council. Applications are being taken until March 28, […]

  2. Indiana and Louisiana are next states to adopt DE Science TechBook!

    Congrats to science teachers in Indiana and Louisiana! You join those in Oregon as among the first in the country to have a true alternative to traditional textbooks. Both states recently adopted the Discovery Education Science Techbook as a digital core instructional resource for elementary and middle school science instruction through their state textbook adoption […]

  3. LPB Day of Discovery in Baton Rouge

    Friday, September 10, 2010 was a great day for Discovery educators in the state of Louisiana. LPB (Louisiana Public Broadcasting) and DEN  (Discovery Educator Network) worked together to bring a Day of Discovery to Baton Rouge. The Louisiana State Museum donated the venue that was used for the day of workshop presentations. Hall Davidson, Steve […]

  4. VIP Reception at the Louisiana State Museum

    I was so excited to be able to attend the VIP Reception hosted by Discovery Education Network (DEN) and Louisiana Public Broadcasting (LPB) tonight at the Louisiana State Museum in Baton Rouge. Over 150 distinguished guests gathered to celebrate the announcement of the winning users of Discovery Streaming through the LPB portal. I got to […]

  5. Congratulations to 2010-2011 LC Members

    The new members of the Leadership Councils have been announced. Congratulations to everybody and let’s make this 25th anniversary year one to remember. You can view all the Leadership Council members on this document. I’d like to welcome back Susan Tompkins as the chair for our LC here in Louisiana. I’d also like to warmly welcome […]

  6. Another PD Opportunity

    A great professional development opportunity is being offered tomorrow night. Check it out and register for the webinar.     21 Ways to Engage 21st Century Learners  Comcast Learning On Demand Professional Development SeriesWednesday, June 9 at 7:00 PM ETLearn how to move beyond “stand alone” methods of teacher and replace it with a model […]

  7. Look for Me

    Hi Louisiana STARS. Are any of you attending ISTE10 in Denver this year? I am and I’m am so excited. It is going to be an awesome week. Head on over to my personal blog and read about why I’m looking forward to going. Please look for me if you are going too. I ordered a T […]

  8. Congratulations to the DENny 2010 Award Winners

    On the evening of May 25 we celebrated our second annual DENny Awards, and what a celebration it was! Please join me in congratulating this year’s DENny Award winners! PL-DEN Award Erin Misegadis, KS Dean Mantz, KS Mary Del Bianco, MD DENnis Grice, CA Best Individual Blog  Krisitn Anquilino Caroline LaMagna Best Leadership Council Blog […]

  9. Let's Geaux Geocaching LA

    You are invited to join the LA LC Chair in the Shreveport/Bossier area on a DEN Geocaching Adventure on Saturday, May 22.  Gather some colleagues and get together with other educators to explore what all the buzz is about!  If ever you were curious about Geocaching, or have already been geocaching, then you need to […]

  10. Happy Teacher Appreciation Week

    <—–Sign into DE Streaming using LPB Portal Sometimes it is possible to feel appreciated and what better time than a formal appreciation week?  Stay tuned into the DEN Blog for exciting appreciation gifts!  As the school year is winding down and summer plans are being made, take the time to enjoy each day in the […]

  11. The Virtual Conference Cometh!

    <—–Sign into DE Streaming using LPB Portal The Virtual Conference is set for  Saturday, April 24.  This will be the day to get your mind blown with all that is being offered.  You can join us for an In Person Event at the Sci Port Discovery Center from 8 am until 3 pm or, if […]

  12. LPB Counts!

    Did you know Louisiana Public Broadcasting gives us access to Discovery Education Streaming?  Since they partially fund our access, we must show our support by using the LPB Portal to log in to our accounts.  Check the tab at the top of this page for more information, but make sure you log in using the […]

  13. Get Your Web On!

    February is the month of many things, but one of the most lovely things is the Webinar series!  This month’s offerings include: EdTechConnect with Alan Levine Wednesday, February 17 at 7 PM ET Top Ten STEM Resources Wednesday, February 17 at 7 PM ET Shining STARs Tuesday, February 23 at 7 PM ET Register for the webinars […]

  14. Class of 2010 – Gurus

    DEN announces the first class of DEN Gurus. Over the past few months the great folks at DEN have been reviewing the applications for the inaugural class of DEN Gurus. They had a vast talent pool from which to select,  but they were finally able to select the winners. ·  Traci Blazosky Creative Construction with Multimedia Clarion Area School District, PA ·  Tim […]

  15. It's a Wrap – DEN SCICon 2010

      This past Saturday, January 9, was a great learning and sharing experience. Thanks to Lance Rougeux, Brad Fountain, Patti Duncan, Mike Bryant, Steve Dembo, and Hall Davidson (and anyone else I might have forgotten) for putting together another top-notch professional development opportunity for us who attended and those who will be using the archived sessions. The […]