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Steve Dembo Builds Bolder Schools

Steve Dembo Builds Bolder Schools

Whisked away from DENSI 2015 at American University in Washington DC to Intermediate Unit 21 in Schnecksville PA, and then back to DC for the DENmazing Race from 7–9 PM–all in a day’s work for Illinois native Steve Dembo. Co-author of Untangling the Web: 20 Tools to Power Up Your Teaching. Father of 2 children.

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Edie Erickson’s DENSI 2015 Day 3 Recap

I took the liberty of re-publishing Edie Erickson’s blog post because it is full of wonderful information (and she is a wonderful blogger). Thanks, Edie, for posting daily. You can find Edie’s DENSI 2015 blog here. Learning Galore! Today was a day of learning and connecting! We started by meeting Lori McFarling, the Chief Marketing


Coming Home to DENSI2015

Never underestimate the power of the DEN as life changing. We reach across country and continent. We grow exponentially. Face to face or virtual, we learn, collaborate, inspire. Whether rekindling old friendships or creating new ones, at gatherings or special events, we find our tribe. Together, we change the landscape of education. We envision the


Celebrate 10 Years With Us! #DENisTEN

Discovery Education is Celebrating! Join us as we celebrate 10 years of the community you built, conversation you had & connections you made. Monday | June 29, 2015 6:00PM – 9:00PM Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres Lucky Strike 1336 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 RSVP by Wednesday, June 24 Join us for more community, conversations


DENapalooza Hershey, PA Event Recap

Nearly 100 educators joined us to kick of the 2015 DENapalooza tour in Hershey, PA on February 8th. The event was held as a full day pre conference event prior to PETE&C. The day started with a welcome and Dr. Lodge McCammon shared his “Music Can Move Us” session. Participants learned about the science behind tying movement


Socrative Data Mining using Google Sheets

I thought this might be a useful bit of information to post.  As part of my effective educator evaluation process in Pennsylvania I created a spreadsheet to data mine Socrative Quick Questions.  When you create a socrative quick question and finish it you are given the option of downloading an Excel sheet or saving it