Saturday, September 21st marks yet another stop on the 2013 DENapalooza tour – this time in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Join us a for a FREE full day of professional development with members of the DEN and the DEN team. The morning will consist of formal presentations and the afternoon will be an unconference. If you’ve never
If you want to make your students think and laugh at the same time, share http://thankstextbooks.tumblr.com/ with them. It is a weekly update of oddities found in textbooks. The comments are often as funny as the textbook print. Lance Rougeux shared this table for apps/sites and their use: Tinyurl.com/coreofde . One of the fun activities on this page
About 15 years ago in a graduate class far away I recall my professor telling us that in the future we would be consumers of information. What on earth did that mean? Well here we are in 2013, consuming information everyday. Looking up times for movies, learning about new ideas for teaching the perfect lesson,
Yes you can spend $1000 or more just for the camera body of a big name camera. But with the price of apps so cheap, you may as well use your iPhone to learn to take better pictures. At a session at PETE&C last week I picked up several new app ideas for this purpose.
Taking a new twist on the day, the pre-conference was divided into sessions in the morning, an app slam at lunch and unconference in the afternoon. This was well received by the attendees, many of whom had never participated in an unconference before. Sessions included an augmented reality discussion about the following apps: Aurasma, iFunFace, Imag-n-o-tron,