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Files from DENSI 2014

Files from DENSI 2014

This Scribd file is the second of two files generously shared by someone at #DENSI2014 to the Google Community created by Jennifer Wagner, NOTATDENSI14. Need to reiterate that this is not my work; I just uploaded the file to make it more accessible to a wider community. Files from DENSI 2014

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Conni Mulligan: Traditional Storytelling–Shadow Puppetry & Overheads

Trolling social media and DEN sites for those at and not at #DENSI2014, I found yet another wonderful resource from Conni Mulligan, who reinvents our notion of storytelling, digitally, at the #DENUnconference2014. I truly enjoyed watching Conni at her best. I met her years ago at another Summer Institute, and looking back, it seems like

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NOTATDENSI14: Not a Problem, Thanks to Jennifer Wagner

Not at DENSI 2014. Not a problem–well–not too much of one. For many reasons, not everyone who wanted to attend the DENSI 2014 managed to get to Nashville. For me, I just was not far enough recovered from my stem cell transplant to fly. And truth be told, my heart was with everyone but my

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Jannita Demian: Using Technology to Put the Students First

Jannita Demian and I have a long history. We were both with the DEN since its launch in 2005. Over the years, we have become sisters because we all know the DEN is a family, and Jannita is a close part of mine. Bias acknowledged. She is, nevertheless, a legend, a tech diva, and my

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DENnis Grice: Tell Your Story with an iPad

Every life is a story. With DENnis Grice, those stories come to life through the simplicity of using an iPad. His mission: not to teach technology, but to help teachers use technology to teach. DENnis is a STAR Discovery Educator and Leadership Council Member, a Peer Coaching Workshop Facilitator, and a sharer of his passion:

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Dembo and Bellow: The Best of Collaboration, Communication, & Innovation

Does it even get any better. As we approach winding down from an intense two-day Livestream of the best of the best, here they are, and they literally wrote the book. Steve Dembo is, quite simply, a legend. He doesn’t have a milk mustache or do print commercial for a milk company. Nonetheless, he IS

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Mike Bryant: As A Matter of Fact

Before Mike Bryant joined the Discovery Education team as a District Manager and now serves as Director of Instructional Implementation, he had successful careers working as a director of children’s programs, administering to community learning centers, and teaching with technology in the classroom. Mike’s presentation description is intriguing, and I can’t wait to see how

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Adam Bellow: Keynote Speaker for Day 2 Opening Session

Adam Bellow. Founder-President of eduTecher and eduClipper. English teacher. Masters Degree in General and Special Education. His two passions –Technology and Education. What a perfect fit in Discovery Education.2010: Emerging Leader and finalist for the 2010 Totally Wired Teacher of Year award.  2011: Outstanding Young Educator of the Year by ISTE. 2014: Keynote Speaker Day

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Kyle Schutt: Rockin’ and Rollin’ with FREE Tools from Discovery Education

Kyle Schutt criss-crosses the country helping educators better understand how technology and digital media can be used to support instruction, motivate students, and increase passion for learning. As a role model, Kyle continually fosters relationships and community-building by hosting in-person and virtual events for the Discovery Educator Network. Think of Kyle as our mobile DEN