Tag archives for NJ DEN Events

  1. DEN Deals with Diabetes

    Jannita Demain just sent out notification of this unique opportunity for our students.  Please note the dates- you need to act fast! “In honor of World Diabetes Day on November 14, Novo Nordisk, Discovery Health, Discovery Education, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation invite your students with type 1 diabetes, their parents and caregivers to […]

  2. Google Teacher Academy Back in NYC!

    from the Google Teacher Newsletter 9.19.2008: “The next GTA will take place on Tuesday, November 18th at our offices in New York City. The GTA is our free training program for K-12 educators. It’s an intensive, one-day event (8:30am-7:30pm) where 50 selected participants get hands-on experience with our free products and other technologies, learn about […]

  3. Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

    Can’t get enough of the DEN’s amazing professional development events?  Good!  There is still time to register for a series of two-day conferences designed to enhance your use of Discovery Education’s digital media resources.  The DEN Regional Conferences (August through October) are spread out all over the country so that we can reach as many STARs as possible. […]

  4. Teacher-to-Teacher Free Summer Workshops

    A big shout out to DEN Star Stacy Kasse for the following: The U.S. Department of Education’s Teacher-to-Teacher Initiative has opened registration for its free summer workshops. The workshops will be held across the country starting June 18 and will target specific grade levels and content areas. Dates and locations for the workshops are shown […]

  5. Go Virtual via Virginia!

    The VA DEN is going to host a Virginia Day of Discovery on  June 7, 2008!   The really cool thing is that you can participate from the comfort of your house as many of the sessions, including the keynotes, will be delivered via Webex.  And, drum role please, we are pleased to announce that […]

  6. "Crab? Does anyone have any crab?"

    The following post is from one of our new STAR members, Stacy Kasse That was the question of the night posed by Captain Sig Hansen, one of the captains of the popular Discovery Network show, “Deadliest Catch” Tuesday night at the Sampson Street Oyster House. CAPTAIN Andy Hillstrand The captains mixed and mingled with guests […]

  7. And the winners are…

        Congrats to Stacy Kasse, Meg Griffin and Eric Strommer whose names were picked from the crab pot to attend the dinner with the captains of Discovery Channel’s Deadliest Catch!  Have fun everyone & don’t forget to share pictures with the rest of us (upload to flickr & tag DEN or Discovery Educator Network)  […]

  8. A Virtual Success!

     A thousand thank yous to everyone who made the 1st Annual DEN Virtual conference such a smashing success! On a personal note, a special shout out to Bev Plein for hosting us Jersey Girls at her school in North Jersey   We had a great time “sitting in” on all of the conference events together […]

  9. Why I think the DEN Virtual Conference is important & what it means to me to participate:

    First of all, it’s FREE! And, like many other events in the emerging field of online professional development, the conference will be run by VOLUNTEERS! These volunteers are educators who have decided to take hold of the reigns of professional development and become masters of their own destiny- and help provide the tools for their […]

  10. DEN at NJECC

    Does your school/district belong to the NJ Educational Computing Cooperative (NJECC)? If not, you should definately look into it. They are a great collaborative resource for the infusion of technology in education (What the DEN’s all about)! Each month, they have a “business” meeting, which also highlights a particular aspect of technolgy and education. October […]

  11. Back to School Workshop Resources

    Thanks to everyone for making the recent Back to School Discovery Days in Lawrenceville, NJ so AWESOME!! The presenters all worked very hard to bring us exciting sessions that were inspirational as well as useful (Great Job Bev, Lance, Scott, Scott, Matt, & Shannon)! I think we can all say that we definately have at […]

  12. What Wets Your Web Whistle?

    Calling all DEN members- While the DEN is hard at work blaizing trails in Web 3, many educators still don’t harness the power of Web 2 in their classrooms (& as we all know, some would even say, "I didn’t know there was a Web 1.0)  Next week we are having a Days of Discovery […]