Tag archives for For All Educators!

  1. Stream-a-thon Update

    5th Annual Stream-A-Thon Scheduled The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. We’ve got a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and the newest online technologies used by today’s media-savvy students into classroom instruction. Here’s the schedule. Come for an hour or spend the entire day with us! (All times […]

  2. Things I Think You Should Read

    Here’s the next installment of Things I Think You Should Read. Check out this cool book trailer website.  Some of the trailers are made by the media specialist, some are made by students.  Excellent stuff.  The audience is mainly upper elementary and middle school. Doug Johnson thinks we should let kids use the internet for non-school purposes.  I […]

  3. Things I Think You Should Read

    I’m going to start a new feature on the Wisconsin DEN blog.  It’s called “Things I Think You Should Read.”  At least weekly, I hope to share news articles or blog posts that I think are interesting.  These might be serious educational issues, a great tech idea, or something a little more on the lighter […]

  4. 43.0028, -88.2459

    What the heck is 43.0028, -88.2459?  That’s a GPS location for a cool event led by your Wisconsin DEN Leadership Council.  Join Malena Koplin and Wendy Liska, two members of the Wisconsin Leadership Council for a Day of Geocaching in Waukesha, Wisconsin on May 15, 2010, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. If you’re already […]

  5. There's Still Time

    The DEN Virtual Conference is right around the corner.  Join educators world wide for a great professional development day.  Attend online  or at an in-person event.  One in-person event is being held in New Berlin, Wisconsin.  Below is the information. Saturday, April 24, 2010 Elmwood Elementary School School District of New Berlin New Berlin, WI 8:30 AM […]

  6. DEN Virtual Conference (Spring)

    The DEN Virtual Conference is right around the corner.  Join educators world wide for a great professional development day.  Attend online  or at an in-person event.  One in-person event is being held in New Berlin, Wisconsin.  Below is the information. Saturday, April 24, 2010 Elmwood Elementary School School District of New Berlin New Berlin, WI […]

  7. Save the Dates

    The Spring and Summer will be a busy time for DEN STARS and the LC.  Based on information released during our Leadership Council monthly call, please keep the following dates in mind – more information on the specific events will be coming soon. March 5 – Tentative date for the DEN National Institute applications. April […]

  8. Geekybird sighting at The Bird House

    Take a look at this blog maintained by Matt Monjan.   If you’re ever looking for DE info previously posted,  ideas for integrating DE in the classroom, or differentiating instruction, you’ll find it here ( power points, videos, lists, suggestions).  Matt is also a big fan of Digital Storytelling, which is greatly enhanced with DE […]

  9. Wisconsin DEN SciCon

    What do you do on a cold winter day in Wisconsin, with temperatures nearing 10 degrees below zero?  You stay inside your warm cozy school and participate in the DEN SCIcon 2010 Virtual Conference. On Saturday, January 9, Verona Area School District was the place to be to participate in the DEN SCIcon Virtual Conference.  […]

  10. DEN SCIcon 2010 – Verona

       Hello Wisconsin DEN members and others – Verona Area High School will be sponsoring an on-site virtual conference and everyone is welcome to join us.  The virtual conference is called DEN SCIcon 2010.  DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with some of the most ef fective […]

  11. DEN Virtual Conference

    Join other educators as thousands around the country participate in the DEN Virtual Conference on Saturday, October 24th.  If you’re looking to attend in person, you can participate in New Berlin, WI. The Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Virtual Conference provides an opportunity to learn powerful ways to integrate digital media and Web 2.0 tools into […]

  12. News About Discovery Streaming

    I saw this come across Twitter today. It looks like Discovery’s new service will embed digital media into the curriculum.  Check out the article – looks to be pretty good information.  The link below will take you to an article from THE Journal.  This journal, in itself, is a great resource. Discovery Launches Service To […]

  13. Milwaukee Digital Media Conference

    If you’re going to be in the Milwaukee area in late July, or have nothing to do the week of July 27-30 and want to come to Milwaukee, consider attending the Milwaukee Digital Media Conference. From the conference website “The Milwaukee Digital Media Conference is a hands-on collaborative conference. Participants work with instructors from The […]

  14. Going to Celebrate With the WI DEN LC?

    In an earlier post, we told you about a little get together at Friday’s Front Row at Miller Park.  If you are planning on coming to the event, we need you to RSVP so we know numbers ahead of time and can get food ordered. Please RSVP here – https://discoveryed.wufoo.com/forms/wisconsin-miller-park-den-event/