Tag Archives: For All Educators!

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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

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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

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YoLink and Easy Bib

One of the things I must learn about in the very near future is YoLink.  From what I’ve heard, this is a tool students can benefit quite a bit from.  I’ll be checking out their site very soon.  If you want to know more, check out this post from the Tennessee DEN Blog, written by Tim Childers.

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You Need Not Attend….

…But it’s a lot better if you do.  The summer conference season is upon us with ISTE and BLC within a few weeks of each other. While it’s very difficult for many people to attend the variety of conferences around the country, there are still ways to immerse yourself in the learning.  Several days ago, I returned from ISTE

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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