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DEN Summer Institute 2010

DEN Summer Institute 2010

If you have never attended the DEN Summer Institute – you are definitely missing out on one of the best educational experiences in the world!!  I attend one a few years back, and truly loved every second.  I’ve been to all kinds of conferences (NMSA, NECC, local technology conference, etc.), and the DEN Summer Institute tops all –

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Discovery Education Webinar Series…FREE!

Well, it’s back to school time, and you know what that means…  It’s time to share the 2009-2010 webinar schedule! Nearly 100 webinars have been scheduled already and are ready for your registrations. Cost?  Free.  For more information and to see a list of days/times…go to http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/blog/2009/09/08/discovery-education-webinars-2009-2010/ You can register for any or all of

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NC Participates in 1st DEN Geocaching Day

On May 30, 2009, North Carolina educators participated in the 1st DEN Geocaching Day at two locations:  Etowah and Kinston   Etowah, NC Twelve geocachers began the day at the newly opened Etowah Public Library where they learned about how GPS satellites work, GPS devices and Geocaching.  They then spent some time looking for some small caches around

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DEN Geocaching Day

Fifteen states will participate in the first-ever DEN Geocaching Day and North Carolina is one of them!  Two events are planned for Saturday, May 30, 2009 in which educators are invited to learn about geocaching and using GPS devices. Location #1 – Golden Corral – Kinston, NC Time:  8:30- Contact:  DEN Guide: Lee Yahnker, dragonflyly@netscape.net  Location

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Making May Marvelous

Well, 10 days into May and teachers are counting down the days until the buses leave campus for a well deserved summer hiatus of sorts. At the beginning of the school year, students walked patiently in straight lines are now trying to run, shout, scream, giggle, and jump like they are wild.  Some blame it

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Tell the DEN Story!!

From Jen Dorman’s (DEN Account Manager) Blog… The Discovery Educator Network is seeking feedback from educators who have participated in the DEN and/or attended DEN-sponsored events. This survey should take you about 5 minutes to complete. We really appreciate your feedback. If you are a blogger and would like to embed this survey on your

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DEN Spring Training!!!

DEN Spring Training is here! We’ve had a lot of new recruits in the past year and we expect big things from the community this spring. Last year the stat we focused on the most was ESA (Earned STAR Average). This year we are looking for STARs who put up solid numbers in the RS

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