1. Welcome to Our Missouri DEN!

    Hello to everyone and welcome back to an exciting year as a Discovery Education STAR educator! Let me introduce myself. My name is Vickie Lamb and I am the new Chairperson for the Missouri DEN.  The year is off to an exciting start already and I want to invite each of you to attend the […]

  2. The FOX is in the DEN

    The FOX is in the DEN Join us for a fabulous event on Saturday, Sept. 25. The MO Discovery Education Network is hosting a Professional Development opportunity for teachers in the KC Metro area. We will start with a tour of the Fox4 News Station. During this event, participants will learn lots of behind the […]

  3. Missouri Arkansas Virtual Conference

    MOARKS Virtual Conference Join the Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas DEN members for a day of learning and fun in Branson, MO! This year’s DE Virtual Conference will be hosted at Branson Elementary West. We plan to spend the day learning about all the new, exciting content and features Discovery Education offers. In addition you have […]

  4. MOARKS Virtual Conference

    Wufoo MOARKS Virtual Conference Join the Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas DEN members for a day of learning and fun in Branson, MO! This year’s DE Virtual Conference will be hosted at Branson Elementary West. We plan to spend the day learning about all the new, exciting content and features Discovery Education offers. In addition you […]

  5. Adobe needs teachers to test a new product

    Adobe needs teachers to test and provide feedback on new software they are developing. If you are interested in testing out new software and providing feedback respond to the email address below.  “ROME” that aims to make media creation fun and easy for everyone. This fresh approach to creative software is defined by three key themes: 1. […]

  6. Leadership Council Symposium

    We are learning and networking at the Discovery Leadership Council Symposium. Today we attend an unconference and were able to network with all of the wonderful and knowledable Den members from across the country. We used EDMODO to take notes and connect during the sessions. This might be a good tool for you to use […]

  7. Discovery Geocaching Day

    Kansas and Missouri joined together for Discovery Geocaching Day at Ernie Miller State Park.  We had two wonderful presenters from Garmin who shared information on geocaching and also provided GPS units for us to use. It was muddy but everyone had a wonderful time. We launched 5 travel bugs.

  8. 2nd Annual Missouri – Kansas Geocaching Day with Discovery

    Our 2nd Annual Geocaching Day with Discovery will take place at the Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe, KS.Registrations starts at 10:30-11:00 Presentation from Garmin on using gps in the classroom and for recreation from 11:00-12:00 Lunch from Panera 12:00-12:45 Geocaching and launch of coins 12:45-2:45 Turn in Units and Wrap up the day. Please register […]

  9. Den Spring Training

    DEN Spring Training 2010 (This is a re-post from the National DEN Blog via Lance Rougeux)   Welcome to DEN Spring Training 2010!  From now until May 21st STAR Discovery Educators have the opportunity to show how active they are in the DEN.  Below are twenty challenges that test whether you are still working your way […]

  10. Summer Institute

    Summer Institute 2010 The DEN Summer Institute for 2010 will take place from July 18-23, 2010 at Bentley University in Waltham, MA just twenty minutes west of Boston.  Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with fellow STAR Discovery Educators from all over during an exclusive, intensive, week-long networking and professional development event.  Apply today! […]

  11. Summer DEN Conference

    Summer Institute 2010 (This is a re-post from the National DEN Blog via Lance Rougeux) The DEN Summer Institute for 2010 will take place from July 18-23, 2010 at Bentley University in Waltham, MA just twenty minutes west of Boston.  Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with fellow STAR Discovery Educators from all over […]

  12. Spring Virtual Conference

    Wufoo Spring Virtual Conference: Kansas City, MO Join us for a free day of professional development and networking as we “Connect the Thoughts” with the Discovery Educator Network. Saturday, April 24, 2010 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. St. Therese 7207 NW Hwy 9 Kansnas City, MO 64152 Event contact: Amy Cordova (CordovaA@pcriii.k12.mo.us) Name * First […]

  13. DEN Spring Virtual Conference 2010

    Spring Virt Con 2010 (This is a re-post from the National DEN Blog via Lance Rougeux) Connect the Thoughts! Saturday, April 24, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Cost?  FREE Register today! All times ET. 9 AM Connections, Conversations, and Collaborations: Creating a Personal Learning Network That Works For You Lee Kolbert, DEN Guru, […]

  14. DEN Spring Training

    DEN Spring Training 2010 March 20 to May 21 Three Ways to Play Calculate your DEN Activity Level (DAL) Host a Spring Training event and earn a set of three DEN recycling bags for your classroom Upload a resource to the DEN Educator Resources library and earn a “Beyond the Textbook” t-shirt

  15. Upcoming Den Dates

    March March 12 – DEN Summer Institute 2010 application opens March 20 – DEN Spring Training 2010 begins March 26 – LC Election Process begins March 31 – Deadline for LCs to submit Event Request form for Spring Virtual Conference in-person events April April 12 – Deadline for DEN Summer Institute applications and April LC […]

  16. MO Digital Photography Discovery Day

      Everyone had a great time and learned a lot about Digital Photography at MO Digital Photography Day. We have set up a WIKI for you to post your pictures to and continue to learn about didgital photography. http://modenlcphotoday.wikispaces.com/  We are also posting some pictures on the blog so stay tuned as we update the […]

  17. MSTA Event

    MSTA will be hosting a workshop to help educators improve their students’ information literacy. Brian Mull will present Cultivating a World-Class Work Ethic on Monday, June 7 in Springfield. The workshop will offer techniques to embed information literacy across the curriculum and to develop students into active contributors in their classroom. Mull is the director […]

  18. DEN DIGITAL LEARNING DAY

    Come join us on March 6 from 9:30-2:00 for a day of Digital Learning. Start at 9:30 am at Einstein Bagle at Crown Center. While eating a bagel and drinking a cup of coffee, learn how to take great digital pictures under the instruction of Jim Rogers, professional photographer. At 10:30 venture out into the […]

  19. METC Update

    Hello from METC.  We know not everyone is able to attend the conference this year so we’ve scheduled a free post-METC wrap-up webinar.   Join us as we discuss the highlights of METC 2010 with some of the presenters from this year’s conference.Please go here and click on the “We Missed You at METC” webinar […]

  20. DEN Updates

    Winter Conference Season The DEN team is traveling all over the country this month for a fantastic series of state conferences.  Follow the DEN blog as the team shares our adventures.  This past week we went way beyond textbook at TCEA and didn’t let the snow get in the way at METC.   Discovery Education […]

  21. METC

    METC is a week away and I’m excited about getting together with everyone again. We have two things going on during METC. First, is an opportunity to present during one of our concurrent sessions. We are looking for 3-4 presenters to simply talk about how they or they’re students have used digital media in the […]

  22. Upcoming Missouri Events

    DEN Virtual Conference – April 24 – The Missouri LC will be hosting a number of face-to-face events across the state in conjunction with the Spring Virtual Conference. Saint Therese will be the site for the Kansas City stars to attend. Please check back for other locations. DEN Geocaching Day – May 22 – Kansas and […]