This past Saturday the TN DEN LC, on conjunction with the Discovery Education Webinar Archives, presented SciCon 2010 Part Deux in Knoxville, TN. While our crowd was a little smaller than we would have had on our snow day, the enthusiasm of our participants was not diminished! We enjoyed a day of archival videos from
I have been using Diigo as my preferred social bookmarking tool for some time now. You can see my links here. It appears that many DEN members also use this site to keep track of websites they find interesting or even indispensable. There is a national DEN Group that was started by Jennifer Dorman, and
One of the frustrating things about the filtering of content like YouTube in the classroom is that there is a wealth of really good, high quality educational videos on the site that are nearly impossible to use easily. Until now. OK, maybe it isn’t that simple. You need a Twitter account. Oh, and a Vidly
I just ran across this great site in a blog I was reading this morning. Its a framing engine for pictures you upload. Pretty simple. Upload your picture. Choose a frame. Save your picture. Wow!
EdTechConnect with Gail Lovely Webinar – Tools for Engagement and Collaboration in the Elementary Grades. December 16 at 7 PM EST. In the session we will explore online tools and the powerful ways they can be used to engage young students in learning environments and activities. The emphasis will be on collaboration and curriculum integration.
If you haven’t tried WolframAlpha, you really need to head over there immediately after reading this post. The great thing about this site is its ease of finding computational data. Do you have an algebraic equation you need solved? Type it in the search box and watch the magic happen. Ask for the population of
About the DEN’s Fall Virtual Conference Thousands of educators online and in-person congregated together, as the DEN team went house to ‘house to house’ to explore the many digital treats available to educators today. During this unique professional development event, attendees had the flexibility to attend online or in-person at one of many regional events
This Saturday over 100 teachers are scheduled to meet together at St. George’s Independent School located at: 1880 Wolf River Boulevard Collierviille, TN 38017 8:30 to 3:30 There are still spaces available! You can register here. You can see the agenda for the workshop here as well. This is going to be an exciting day
Our Punt, Pass, Kick workshop is scheduled for this Saturday, September 19th. It is not too late to register! We will cover DE Streaming and Web 2.0 Tools for the Classroom in the half-day session. Don’t fear! You WILL get to see the TN vs. FL game in the afternoon! You can register by following
The DEN Virtual Conference is getting ready to launch on Saturday, April 25th. Hey! That’s NEXT Saturday! The Knoxville Conference will be held at the Sarah Simpson Technology and Professional Development Center. The Cleveland Conference will be at the Bradley County Schools Board Room. You must register for the Virtual Conference. This is so we