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Chris Dede Presents at the DEN LC Symposium

Chris Dede Presents at the DEN LC Symposium

Spending time with amazingly talented people at the DEN LC Symposium in Boston this week has been amazing so far. Today we listened to Chris Dede. He discussed how we need to be thinking about the future of education. Some key take-aways for me: Web 2.0 is about sharing, thinking, and co-creating. It is not

Mashable US Summer Tour in NYC

“Founded in July 2005, Mashable is the world’s largest blog focused exclusively on Web 2.0 and Social Media news.  With more than 17 million monthly page-views, Mashable is the most prolific blog reviewing new Web sites and services, publishing breaking news on what’s new on the web.” During the summer, Mashable is touring the United

Games in Education Event

The time has come to register for the 4th annual Games in Education event. When? August 16th & 17th, 2010 Where? Tech Valley High School, located on U Albany’s East Campus. Cost? FREE 2-day event Why? Participate in presentations and workshops focused on the use of technology and games in education – from early childhood

STAR Spotlight: Vickie Ahearn

We have some amazing DEN STARs in NY.  They have so much to teach us.  Periodically, we are going to spotlight them here so we can find out what others are doing with Discovery material.  Vickie Ahearn is our first spotlight. Who? Vickie Ahearn, Teacher and Instructional Technology Staff Developer Where?  Massapequa School District, Massapequa