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  1. TCEA 2010 Pre-Conference!

    Discovery Education and the Texas DEN Leadership Council proudly present a Day of Discovery at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum on Tuesday, February 9, 2010. This Day of Discovery will provide Texas educators and welcomed guests with an exciting and enriching day of professional development focused on creative ways to engage your students […]

  2. DEN SCIcon 2010

    Discovery Education’s first Science conference takes place this weekend! This Saturday, January 9th, join science educators across North America and attend SCIcon 2010. Several lucky folks may be able to attend a local event, but EVERYONE can be there virtually. Here is just a taste of what you will find at SCIcon2010: Change the Present, […]

  3. New Year, New You!

    Happy New Year from your SC DEN Leadership Council! We all hope that you are looking forward to a year packed full of professional growth and development opportunities, as well as chances to meet and greet with your fellow DEN mates. It’s common knowledge that the best educators are lifelong learners, but keeping up with […]

  4. Our Texas Den Stars Shine at Upcoming Conferences

    Mary Carole Strother: ·         ebooks for ekids  02-10-2010 TCEA Presentation – 50 Minute session #100527 Elaine Plybon: ·         Thursday, 02/10: Getting Started in Second Life – TCEA 90 minute workshop 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. session #100081 ·         Friday, 02/11: Discovery Streaming Exploration: Discovering What We Already Have! – TCEA 3 hour workshop 8:00 a.m. […]

  5. Where in the World (Wide Web 2.0) is the DEN?

    Yes, Discovery Educators have made themselves know on Web 2.0 tools.   After all, call them social networking tools, so certainly the Discovery Educator Network folks ought to be using, connecting, and learning on these tools.   A few web 2.0 places to find DEN and the Texas DEN are: http://twitter.com/TXDENLC   http://twitter.com/DEN On FaceBook: Name: Discovery Educator […]

  6. Time for SC EdTech

    Every fall, South Carolina gears up for our state technology conference, and this fall is no different! EdTech takes place in beautiful Myrtle Beach, where DEN Stars can be found shopping and just having fun at all the different places the Grand Strand has to offer. But Stars are happiest at the conference, where we […]

  7. Updates from the LC

    An update from the SC DEN Leadership Chair: Hi SC DEN STARS! I hope everyone has had a restful and productive summer. The SC DEN Leadership Council is getting excited about the upcoming school year. StreamlineSC has added DE MediaShare and DE Health to the StreamlineSC resources. These will be great additions for all teachers […]

  8. Geocaching Day

    Join the SC DEN as we join in on the fun! Your state DEN is preparing for a day of outdoor treasure hunting…EdTech style! Join us in Columbia as we use GPS devices to find hidden treasures at Riverfront Park on Saturday, May 30th. In order to participate, you need to RSVP by this Friday, […]

  9. TCEA 2010 Call for Participation

    What? We just finished another great TCEA! Yes, the call for participation for TCEA 2010 is now open. TCEA 2010 is entitled “Charting New Waters” and submission of proposals is open until May 8. It’s time to be thinking about what session(s) you’d like to present and get those proposals turned in! Visit TCEA’s website […]

  10. What's Up With The DEN?

    If you’ve been watching the announcements from the Discovery Education team about what is in store for 2009, you’ve been blown away by their commitment to making the DEN stronger than ever, with more resources, more educators, and more activities that will enhance student success in all of our classrooms. Continuing long-standing programs (national institute), […]

  11. Your Opportunity to Virtually Shine!

    Region XI (Fort Worth) is hosting a Virtual Technology Conference November 10-14, 2008. The really cool thing about it being a virtual conference is that you don’t have to be from the Fort Worth area to attend OR to present! They are still accepting proposals for presentations. If you’d like to join Hall Davidson (keynote), […]

  12. NECC 2009 Call For Participation

    Whether you’ve ever been there or not, you have hopefully heard of the National Educational Computing Conference (NECC) sponsored by ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) every year. This annual conference is a definite must-attend, as there will be over 17,000 educators, administrators, and others interested in technology in education there to share their experiences, […]

  13. Put On Your Press Hat For Project Report

    YouTube, in partnership with the Pulitzer Center has launched a new video contest that sounds interesting. This contest gives participants an opportunity to show their journalism skills and report on issues and individuals who are under-covered in today’s media. The first round of the contest requires entrants to produce a video about an individual in […]

  14. Welcome New STARs

    The Texas DEN continues to grow, which is not surprising because both the DEN and the great state of Texas are awesome! The Texas LC would like to take this opportunity to welcome our newest STARs: Susan Reeves Carlos Soto Jane Wegmann Brenda White Please join us in welcoming these new STAR educators by posting […]