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Stay Connected with the DEN and #DENSI2012

Stay Connected with the DEN and #DENSI2012

From Porter Wideman Palmer’s, aka Princess Porter’s Weekly Update. Here are a few tidbits of information from the DEN Summer Institute that might be of interest. DENSee Videos – Elaine Plybon put together short video clips that can give you a glimpse of DENSI 2012. Photos from DENSI 2012 – This is the Flickr stream

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Ginny Washburne: Brain-Friendly Learning at #DENSI2012

What does the latest brain research reveal about teaching and learning? Ginny Washburne will present the latest in neuroscience and explore how implementing a few simple brain friendly teaching strategies can assist in fostering a successful learning environment. Ginny’s goal is discussion, so our virtual audience will use the chat feature on LiveStream. Our session’s

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David Warlick, Keynote at #DENSI2012: Cracking the ‘Native’ Information Experience

Our very own DEN Princess Porter Wideman Porter kicks off the Monday session in Bozeman, MT where DEN STARS and GURUs join the DEN Social Media Team to teach and learn at the premier Discovery Education summer event. Following Porter’s inimitable introductions, Lance Rougeux, Executive VP, welcomed his virtual audience. Shifting to the Bozeman team,

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DENSI Project: DE and Glogster Life Cycle of A Butterfly

This year at the DEN Summer Institute (DENSI), participants created projects to be included as professional development assets for use by Discovery Educators. Here’s one from PA STAR Discovery Educator, Linda Michael on DE and Glogster Life Cycle of A Butterfly. All Discovery Educators have access to the DENSI projects and more via the Educator

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DENSI Project: Oral Reports without Standing in Front of the Class

This year at the DEN Summer Institute (DENSI), participants created projects to be included as professional development assets for use by Discovery Educators. Here’s one from PA STAR Discovery Educator, Mark Perlman on Oral Reports without Standing in Front of the Class. All Discovery Educators have access to the DENSI projects and more via the

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Glogster, Edmodo & Wikispaces… Oh YES!

The folks at Glogster EDU have been busy, busy, busy! If you aren’t aware of the latest updates to the platform… then continue reading this post. As a Glogster Ambassador, I am constantly using the product and answering questions about this awesome learning tool via email and Skype… or at various presentations that I have

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Deadline TODAY for DEN Summer Institute

The DEN Summer Institute is an opportunity for STARs from all around the world to get together for a week of intense (but fun) professional development and networking. This year’s institute will take place from July 18-23, 2010 at Bentley University in Waltham, MA just twenty minutes west of Boston. (They are intense but in

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DEN Dates to Remember

From now to the end of the school year, DEN has dates for you to remember. Traci Blazoski gave you a thorough rundown of all the dates connected to the DEN Summer Institute 2010 at Bentley University, including a message from Lance Rougeux. Apply today!     Become a STAR Discovery Educator!Quoting Traci, If you

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