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  1. South Carolina Middle School Association Conference

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    SCMSA  provides a fantastic opportunity for middle level educators at the annual conference.  If you work with young adolescents in any capacity, you don’t want to miss the SCMSA conference! February 28- March 2, 2014 Sheraton Conference Center, Myrtle Beach, SC Conference Information Meet up with DEN Star and Leadership Council member Norma Rockwell at the SCETV […]

  2. Fun Fact Friday: DEN VirtCon

    Did you know that the DEN VirtCon is coming up soon? The Discovery Educator Network Fall VirtCon will be taking place on October 19th from 9am to 4pm ET. This is one of Discovery Education’s annual flagship community events, and typically has more than 2500 educators from all around the world attend! This is a […]

  3. Learning 2.0 Conference

    Are you interested in learning?  Of course you are.  As you probably know, August is Connected Educator Month, and finding to ways to learn and connect online is a major focus of CEM.  Steve Hargadon, who helped the DEN with the Social Learning Summit, has put together the Learning 2.0 Conference.  The event is a […]

  4. ISTE Recaps

    The Annual ISTE Conference wrapped up last week and if you were following along on Twitter, you know there was a lot of information being shared throughout the week.  The days following the conference are always fun because people begin sharing their thoughts on the conference itself.  They share their experiences, their learning, and their […]

  5. Join us for the ISTE Day of Discovery!

    Register today! 2012 ISTE Pre-Conference Day of Discovery University of San Diego Saturday, June 23, 2012 http://links.discoveryeducation.com/2012ISTE Join Discovery Education, Adobe Youth Voices, Discovery Educator Network Gurus, and educators from across the country for a Day of Discovery in San Diego, CA. This unique day of free professional development will highlight creative ways to engage […]

  6. Share Your Skills

    Arlington Public Schools will be hosting a Technology for Learning Symposium JULY 25-27. This event is a great opportunity to share your skills, ideas or lessons by submitting a proposal. Call for Proposals – Deadline May 4, 2012 The Technology for Learning Symposium is a three-day professional learning event focused on educational technology. Click this […]

  7. Social Learning Summit Archives

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    The Social Learning Summit, held on Saturday, April 21st, was a great success.  Thousands of educators from all over the world had a chance to view over 70 presentations during the six hour event.  The initial feedback and comments from attendees was very positive and we heard plenty of good things from the in-person events […]

  8. The Social Learning Summit is TOMORROW!

    That’s right, the Social Learning Summit, 6 hours of non-stop, action packed, FREE professional development, is less than 24 hours away and we hope you enjoy the event and learn something in the process.  If you’d like to read descriptions of the sessions, you can do so here.  If you’re looking for the complete schedule, […]

  9. Help Build Hall’s Keynote for the Social Learning Summit

    The Social Learning Summit is quickly approaching and the Keynote Speaker, Hall Davidson, is looking for some wisdom from the crowd.  Part of his presentation, titled “The First Truly Collaborative, Impromptu, Online Social Keynote in the History of The World” will include user generated content to confirm three statements:  I. Why Kids are Different 2. Why […]

  10. 2012 Social Learning Summit

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    The 2012 Social Learning Summit is right around the corner.  In fact, it’s less than a week away – Saturday, April 21st.  This year, there are over 70 presentations, giving you the opportunity to expand your learning and challenge your thinking in a number of ways.  During each time slot, which begins at 9:00 (ET), […]

  11. WI Unconference: EdCampMKE Registration is OPEN

    EdCampMKE Registration opened at 5PM on Feb 29th.  A great opportunity to learn, share and network with others from around the state. On Saturday, May 12, proactive educators will come together at South Milwaukee High School.  Space is limited,  so register early to guarantee yourself  this great free professional growth opportunity!  EdCamp attempts to offset costs through sponsor-ships. […]

  12. Iron DEN Challenge at TCEA in Austin

    The Texas DEN Leadership Council participated in an Iron DEN Challenge at TCEA in Austin, Texas during the week of the convention. The ‘Special Ingredient’ was an picture of a spitting camel that all teams had to incorporate into their unique team’s digital artifacts. Many teams used audio, the Blabberize site, or some other type […]

  13. TCEA: more links

    More links to info from TCEA sessions: From Steve Dembo’s sessions: 50 ways to spin a digital story   http://50ways.wikispaces.com/ Storytelling for the YouTube Generation     http://prezi.com/sefzj_jpnupp/storytelling-for-the-youtube-generation/ iThink iNeed iPads in the Classroom http://dl.dropbox.com/u/1922908/iPads-TCEA.ppsx General TCEA 2012 Handouts site:    http://www.tcea2012.org/2012/public/Content.aspx?sortMenu=102015&ID=1353 If you’ve got other links from TCEA (like others from Steve or those […]

  14. RD3 @ PETE&C

    RD3…That’s (Lance) Rougeux, (Hall) Davidson, (Steve) Dembo & (Patti) Duncan delivering featured presentations at the Discovery Education PETE&C PreCon this year! If you are a DEN STAR and you want to join this amazing line-up of presenters and/or participate in our Educator Showcase Poster Session, send in your proposal description with contact info ASAP: links.discoveryeducation.com/petec12submit Required […]

  15. MSET Annual Conference

    Breaking Boundaries in the Digital World April 12-13, Baltimore Convention Center Register by March 18th and take advantage of the Early Bird Discount only $150 for two-rewarding days Immerse yourself in educational technology @ MSET 2011. A dynamic conference developed by educators for educators featuring inspiring education visionaries, classroom applications that work, hands-on learning and […]

  16. Overheard at Michigan Virtual University’s Online Learning Symposium

    From Steve Megley, Deputy Director of Ed Tech, US Department of Education: “Assessment can be done THROUGH the act of learning.  It’s crazy to give tests and expect kids to do well just to make the teacher’s day.” “Education needs structural change, and we must find the spaces for the changes.  We cannot just add it […]

  17. Tech or Treat Virtual Conference Live Event

    Tech or Treat: Fall Virtual Conference ( N.Y. )Join us for a free day of professional development and networking as you “Tech or Treat” with the Discovery Educator Network.Participants Will Leave With:-Exploration of the rich variety of digital content available within Discovery Education..-Integration strategies and exemplar learning experiences to bring digital content alive in your […]

  18. Discovery Eduation and GPB at GaETC!

    The 23rd Annual Georgia Educational Technology Conference will be held November 3-5, 2010, at the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC) in Atlanta, Georgia. Discovery Education and Georgia Public Broadcasting will be exhibiting at GaETC.  We invite everyone to visit our booth and say “hello” to the folks from Discovery Education and GPB and learn about […]

  19. October Webinars

    In New York, October brings changing leaves, lighting fires in fireplaces and stoves, apple picking, and new DEN webinars.  Come join us for some informational webinars and learn how to use DE streaming, get an introduction to the Administrator site, learn about Student Access, and explore the Builder Tools and Teacher Center in depth. You can […]

  20. DEN Virtual Conference 2010 – Tech or Treat in Atlanta

    Thanks so much for your interest in the DEN Virtual Conference in Atlanta, GA. Registration is now closed.  Check back to the Georgia blog to learn about more great in-person events sponsored by the Georgia Leadership Council. Join thousands of educators online and in-person as the DEN team goes house to house to explore the […]

  21. Georgia Council for History Education Mini-Conference: The Records of the Manhattan Project and Beyond

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  22. 5th Annual Discovery Education Streamathon

    The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. There is 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. Come join us in the learning! The link to register is: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/streamathon2010 Here’s the schedule…. Come for an hour […]