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  1. DEN Favorite: Edmodo

    Being a part of the Discovery Educator Network provides opportunities to explore a variety of technology tools that support education. One such tool that is a DEN favorite nationwide is Edmodo. What is Edmodo? Edmodo is an online tool that provides educators with a place to communicate, collaborate, and share. By creating a free account, […]

  2. ISTE 2010 Wrap-Up

    Tech educators from all over came together in Denver, Colorado for ISTE 2010 (formerly NECC) from June 27 – June 30. As one of the biggest technology conferences in the states, attendees were guaranteed opportunities to learn and network with innovative leaders in the field of technology and education. And just as important as the […]

  3. DEN Webinars: What would you like to see?

    Each and every school year, DEN educators offer professional growth opportunities online that promote teaching and learning. In addition to the wonderful team with DEN, they have brought us sessions with some of the most respected individuals that the world of Discovery has to offer: from best-selling authors like Daniel Pink to environmental icons, like […]

  4. Preparing for Summer

    As summer approaches, it’s time to pack up your room or office until the next school year. But make things easier on yourself by being prepared! Does any of this sound familiar? “Now where did I put those whiteboard markers?” “Password…password…maybe it’s this one?” “What was the name of that website with that cool activity […]

  5. DEN News and Reminders

    The new Discovery Educator Network site is now live with a sleek clean updated look.  Check it out at http://community.discoveryeducation.com/. Summer is a great time to engage in some professional develop and Discovery has some good choices.  Check the Professional Development section for interactive and courses for credit options.  To receive the monthly e-newsletters from […]

  6. 16th Annual Technology Planning Conference – Regon 10

    May 11, 2010 Changing Tools for Changing Times Conference Schedule: 7:30-8:45 Registration/Vendor Hall open 9:00-9:45 Keynote Presentation 10:00-11:45 Breakout Sessions 11:45-1:00 Lunch Break (Lunch& Learn Sessions from 12:00-1:00) 1:15-2:00 Breakout Sessions 3:15-3:45 Closing Session and Great Door Prizes! Wireless connectivity is available. For more information For registration

  7. The Stars are shining in Texas

    Two Texas DEN Stars are featured in broadcasts: On Earth Day, Elaine Plybon was featured in a podcast with Steve Katz and LiveBinders.  The podcast archive can be found HERE. Elaine was also featured in March on a Discovery Educator Network Shining STARs webinar, where she talked about the transition to a paperless classroom. On April […]

  8. Planet Earth now available from iTunes

    Continue celebrating Earth Day with the series Planet Earth now available from the iTunes store.  Climb mountains, trek through jungles,  get up close with animals and more in this wonderful series.  Each episode is $2.99 with the whole series available for $19.90, $29.90 for HD.  Just open the iTunes store and search in TV seasons […]

  9. Time to Share!

    Thanks to all of the wonderful folks at ETV and Discovery Education for yet ANOTHER fantastic series of workshops. The fun and collaboration don’t have to end there, though! Did you learn about a great new website? Is there a cool new app you just can’t wait to use in your classroom or school? Please […]

  10. February Update from the LC

    Registration for the SCETV workshops being held March 17-19, is now open! Don’t miss this great opportunity to attend fantastic and free staff development. Visit the StreamlineSC website to register. Planning for a DEN STAR event during the workshops is underway and more information will be available soon. You definitely don’t want to miss the […]