1. Share your Expertise at MSET

    Breaking Boundaries in the Digital World The premiere ed tech conference in the state is looking for  inspiring presentations from DEN leaders. Consider joining us on April 11,12 and 13th in Baltimore.  Proposal submissions are due by Feb 1. Get your DEN heads thinking and come on over to B’more, hon. https://www.msetonline.org/conferences/SpeakerSP

  2. This Weekend is SCIcon 2011!

    There’s still time to register for SCIcon 2011 on January 22, 2011.  DEN SCIcon is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for transforming their science classes through the meaningful and effective integration of digital media content. This year’s SCIcon will have a special presentation […]

  3. North TIER PD Courses Available – Register Now

    Dear Discovery Educators, Are you in need of recertification points or graduate credits to renew your license or earn graduate credits to increase your salary?  Are you finding it hard to fit a course in with your busy schedule? Then the North TIER Partnership courses are for you! North TIER is a partnership between 12 […]

  4. Web 2.0 Wednesday: Toodledo

    This time of year is a hectic one. If you’re like me then you are probably in crazy list and post-it mode. I make lists all the time and my desk has post-it notes all over it. Toodledo will help you curb that list and post-it clutter. Toodledo was shared by an instructor in a […]

  5. Free Workshop for DC Area High School Students

    Are your students interested in math and science research? The Siemens Foundation is hosting a free workshop for high school students in the Washington DC area. “Getting Started….The Road to Creating an Original Research Project”, will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2010 at 4:00pm at: The George Washington University Media and Public Affairs Building […]

  6. 2010 Global Education Conference Happening Now!

    Global Education Conference The free, all-online 2010 Global Education Conference takes place this coming week, November 15 – 19, 2010! We currently have 397 sessions from 62 countries scheduled, as well as 63 keynote speakers–an amazing lineup. Please take a look at all that is taking place: http://www.GlobalEducationConference.com. The conference is a collaborative and world-wide […]

  7. VA and MD DENS Collaborate for FALL Virtual Conference

    Virginia and Maryland are super excited to invite you to the Fall Virtual Conference on Saturday, October 23rd. The day will feature special presentations from Gail Lovely and Hall Davidson along with featured STAR Discovery Educators sharing their projects from the DEN Summer Institute (DENSI10). A host of other great sessions from your DEN team […]

  8. Streamathon 2010

    Don’t forget today is Streamathon 2010. Check out the schedule below and register here: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/streamathon2010 The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. We’ve got a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and the newest online technologies used by today’s media-savvy students into classroom instruction. Here’s the schedule. […]

  9. Repost: It's Party Time!

    Why not send those end of the year and summer party invitations in style. We are all familiar with Evite, but below are a few other options guaranteed to make your party planning go smoothly. http://www.doodle.com/main.html Doodle is a great online date decider. It eliminates all of those back and forth emails when you are […]

  10. Happy Teacher Appreciation Week to all of our Virginia STARs!

    Just a quick reminder…don’t forget to check out the DEN National Blog every day this week to claim yourTeacher Appreciation gift each day. Can’t wait to see what the week will bring! Start off your Monday with a free 12-month Educator Pro subscription to Prezi, a slideless presentation tool that is based on a digital canvas, where you can create […]

  11. Where in the World is Mr. Knapp?

    Virginia STAR and LC member, Doug Knapp, left for a 12-day mission trip to Ethiopia on Monday. Doug is the assistant principal at Linkhorn Park Elementary School in Virginia Beach…and my husband  ; )   He has an “after Spring Break” opportunity for our students that he wanted to share with you. Doug has created a […]

  12. Hit a Homerun With the DEN

    DEN Spring Training 2010 is Here! 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 up from the Grapefruit League or if you are ready […]