Tag archives for DEN GURUs

  1. #DENchat in March

    It’s March, which means it’s time for some updates on #DENchat. Mark your calendars for the exciting topics that are coming up. We “meet” every Thursday night at 8:00 PM ET using a chat format on Twitter. Use the search feature in Twitter or your favorite hosting client (like Hootsuite or Tweetdeck), and follow the […]

  2. How To Use DE Media for Awesome Projects: Popplet

    One of my favorite applications to use DE images with is Popplet (www.popplet.com or also available as an App on the iPad).  Once you download your images from Discovery Education, they can easily be imported into Popplet to create an awesome, visual organizer that displays your students’ knowledge about the subject they are learning. Here is a […]

  3. Does the DEN Impact Your Teaching & Learning?

    And the answer is a resounding YES! Shared to the DEN Global Blog by Porter Palmer, the results of the Harvard Study are now public. DEN Research Study Highlights View more presentations from changingconnections DEN Impact Study 2011 View more documents from Porter Palmer Highlights include 89.2 % answered “tremendously” and “very much.” In addition, […]

  4. Global Education Conference

    Bienvenue! Welcome!! Willkommen! Benvenuto! Seja bem-vindo(a)! Bienvenido! That’s the greeting you’ll find when you visit the homepage of the upcoming Global Education conference. It’s a virtual conference, not unlike the K12 Online Conference, or even our own VirtCon, except that it runs nearly 24 hours a day for the duration of a week. There are […]

  5. Resources from DENver: #ISTE10

    For those of us who are not in DENver, I have been gathering resources from the folks who are via my fabulous PLN. From PAs DEN GURU Patti Duncan, in her words, “an AWESOME presentation on PBL ideas from Tech4Learning‘s Liz Allen. Although this video is from 2009, if Patti says it’s awesome, then you […]

  6. DEN Teacher Appreciation Week: May 3-7, 2010

    What a week! We have been thrilled with the amount of STARs who have celebrated with us over the past five days. Just in case you missed any of our special promotions for the community you have until Sunday to continue the celebration. Here is a summary of DEN Teacher Appreciation Week benefits for STARs. […]

  7. DEN Gurus Featured in THE Journal

    Posted by Steve Dembo on the DEN National Blog. Who are those smiling faces being featured in THE Journal this month? None other than our very own DEN Guru class of 2010! In case you missed the announcement, our five gurus are: Traci Blazosky – Guru of Creative Construction with Multimedia Tim Childers – Guru […]

  8. Growing the DEN PA Leadership Council

    In an email from Lance Rougeux, Director, Discovery Educator Network, came the annual invitation to continue your membership in DEN Leadership Councils, begin your participation, and select the role you would like to take in directing your state’s LC. From years of being a part of the Discovery Education community, which actually feels more like […]

  9. Science Matters in Philadephia, PA

    In 3 days, the National Conference on Science Education comes to Philadelphia, March 18-21. You know that Discovery will be there, along with many DEN STAR asnd GURUs, but Governor Edward G. Rendell is going to be there too for an old-fashioned Town Hall Meeting. From the DEN National blog, Rendell is going to be […]