Tag Archives: Discovery Educators

What are we doing in Illinois to address the ethical use of technology?

What are we doing in Illinois to address the ethical use of technology?

Today’s entry is really a question and a promotion for a project I am trying to put together for Middle School students. What are we doing in Illinois to address the ethical use of technology? Scott Meech is trying to put together a project for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students that will address ethical

Welcome to our newest IL DEN members…

Congratulations on joining the IL DEN. Carine (Wadsworth), Rebecca (Lindenhurst), and Carol from (Northfield). We look forward to your contributions. As the IL DEN continues to grow, does anyone have any suggestions for the council? Let us know… This might also be a good time to revisit the Council members as well. Here was the

IL Den Newsletter Information

It is fast approaching the holiday season and things are already hectic in my part of the state. Turkeys and Pilgrims are beginning to appear in the hallways and my first graders came back from music this week with songs and parts to practice for the December music program.   Along with all of this

Classroom Performance Systems

As an added benefit of being a STAR Discovery Educator, we are pleased to offer you a special discount opportunity to purchase a Classroom Performance System in partnership with eInstruction!  Through this partnership, you can purchase the CPS IR 32-pad system from eInstruction at a very attractive price of $995 plus shipping charges.  This is

IETC DEN Reception

On November 15-17, the 13th annual Illinois Education and Technology Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Conference Center in Springfield. Several Discovery Educators from Illinois will be doing presentations on Thursday and Friday, and I have made arrangements once again for a DEN Reception to be held on Thursday, November 16, from 5:15

Transform Your Classroom

I have had the pleasure over the past year or so of awarding several LCD projectors to Discovery Educators in Illinois in recognition of their efforts in sharing their expertise with colleagues, contributing valuable materials to the Educator Resource library, and participating in special professional development events. I am writing now to announce the next

A DEN Bag of Tricks

With Halloween just around the corner, the Discovery Educator Network has a "bag of tricks" for you. Have you shared your unitedstreaming knowledge and expertise with your colleagues recently? Did you learn something interesting at a workshop and are looking for ways to show others what you learned? If so, this is a great time