Tag archives for Ed Tech

  1. Cool Global Collaborative Project

      Cheryl Lykowski, a teacher from Monroe, is doing an awesome project.  Her classes are connecting with classes from Columbia using technology tools.  They videoconference using Skype, use a wiki to post podcasts and resources, and reflect upon their learning experiences using a blog.  Cheryl’s class recently visited Lansing to tell Michigan’s legislators about the project.  […]

  2. Free Program to DEN STAR Members!

    Our friends at Tech4Learning have generously offered to give all interested STAR Discovery Educators a free copy of their very popular program, WebBlender. WebBlender is a great tool for combining all of the great content you find in Discovery Education streaming.  Web authoring, podcasting, digital storytelling and more!  From videos and images, to sound effects […]

  3. New STAR Members

    Congratulations to our newest STAR members: Beverly Rannow, Otsego Dave Beyer, Gladwin Kathy Smith, Eaton Rapids STAR DISCOVERY EDUCATORS have access to all of the online tools. They may upload and download activities and materials from the resource library, create their own blogs, publish in the Discovery Education Classroom Resource Guide and have access to exclusive […]

  4. Ed Tech Connect with Daniel Pink!

    You don’t want to miss this professional development opportunity…. Daniel Pink will be featured on Wednesday, December 12th at 7:00pm EST (Click here for universal time zone link) on Discovery’s Ed Tech Connect.    Daniel Pink, bestselling author of A WHOLE NEW MIND, will describe how three powerful economic forces are putting a premium on right-brain abilities […]

  5. Michigan Leadership Council Launched!

    Welcome to the new Michigan DEN blog!   Through on-line and face-to-face interactions, the new Michigan DEN Leadership Council is excited to share resources, learning opportunities, and foster a convenient way to network with each other.   Using the resources of the Discovery Education Network, it is our goal to provide statewide professional development activities, regular updates and a resourceful blog. […]