Tag archives for apple

  1. Fun Fact Friday: The Oregon Trail

    AppleIIe

    Chances are, just about anyone who went to elementary school during the 80’s and 90’s has seen or played the educational video game The Oregon Trail. You may even have been at the receiving end of the game’s iconic Game Over message, “You have died of dysentery”…but did you know that the game was originally […]

  2. Steve Dembo: iThink iNeed iPads in the Classroom

    Steve Dembo, Director of Social Media & Online Community

    Bright, learning device, technology leverager, iApps savvy. Think I’m describing the new iPad? Rethink–and meet Steve Dembo, Discovery Education‘s Director of Social Media and Online Community, Mr. iPad Mavin and today’s (1 – 2:30 PM Terrace Ballroom B) Featured Distinguished Presenter. Steve began his presentation with a confession: his initial bias against the iPad. But […]

  3. iPad2 Event @ Apple Store, WI

    Join us at the Apple Store  in the West Towne Mall, Madison, WI on Saturday, May 14 at 8:00  a.m. to learn about how the iPad2 is being used in education.  Discovery Education members are invited as we explore how the new iPad2, along with the thousands of apps. now available in the Apps Store […]

  4. Wisconsin DEN & the Apple Store

    On Saturday, November 6, approximately 25 DEN and STAR DEN members from across the state attended an incredible Day of Discovery at the Apple Store at the Mayfair Mall  in Milwaukee, WI.  What could be better than a customized workshop uniting The Discovery Educator Network and Apple?  The day started at 8:00 with a delicious […]

  5. iPad vs. Netbook

    The afternoon Apple launched the iPad, my cell phone lit up. It was a text from one of my fellow technology facilitator in our district. She wanted to know what I thought about the device. I replied with a text smiley face. Then my Assistant Superintendent called. The topic was no surprise. You guessed it- […]