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New Texas STAR honored as Golden Apple finalist

New Texas STAR honored as Golden Apple finalist

During each TCEA conference, the best and brightest educators in Texas are recognized at the Golden Apple Awards ceremony. This year, one of our own Texas STARs, Andrea Keller, was honored as one of three finalists for the Teacher of the Year award. Andrea is a special education teacher in Irving. She utilizes technology every

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New STARs Over Texas

Texas might be known as the Lone Star State, but within the DEN it is the Many STAR State. We currently have 296 STARs and that number is increasing all the time. In fact since July 16th, we have had 32 people apply and become STARs. We would like to welcome them and will be

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Award-Winning Stars!

Each year, TCEA gives awards to teachers across the state. Two of the awards this last year went to two of our great DEN Stars out of Bastrop, Texas. Peggy Perkins (on left) won the Professional Educator Grant at TCEA in February.  Her main job is to be the GT Support Teacher at Mina Elementary

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TCEA and the DEN

UPDATE  2-7-10 The survey results show Wednesday and Thursday noon in a tie for first place as choice for our tweetup meetup eatup.  So I am making an “executive decision” and saying that we will have our DEN fellowship on Thursday at 12. For those meeting in person, we will gather at the convention center exhibits

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DEN STAR Presentation at TCEA

Collette Barragan, DEN Star member and Elementary Fine Arts teacher/Technology Integration Professional for Fort Stockton I.S.D. will be presenting the high energy RM Easiteach Dancemat at TCEA. Collette will be giving the audience a first-hand look at the Dancemat and it’s possibilites. She will also be letting the audience dance their way to higher knowledge

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A Den Shining Star

Lori Reed, a Texas DEN Star Educator, is featured SmartTechnologies website.  Catch her shining moment at http://smarttech.com/ !  What creative ways do you have to use interactive whiteboards, like the Smart Board, with Discovery products?  If you have a special  moment –  such as being featured on a website, presenting at a conference, receiving an award, or

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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.

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