Thinking you could use a weekend away? How does Branson, MO sound?
Join the Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas DEN members for a day of learning and fun in Branson, MO! This year’s DE Virtual Conference will be hosted at Branson Elementary West on Saturday, October 22. We plan to spend the day learning about all the new, exciting content and features Discovery Education offers. In addition you have the opportunity to learn from other teachers in face-to-face sessions.
Also, representatives from Wilson Creek Battle Field will be here in the morning to do two session. One will be a common soldier re-enactment. The other will tell you what the National Park Services have to offer educators.
Participants Will Leave With:
-Deep exploration of the rich variety of digital content available within Discovery Education.
-Integration strategies and exemplar learning experiences to bring digital content alive in your classroom and engage students across the curriculum.
-Thorough exposure to a wealth of professional development resources including continuous support through the Discovery Educator Network.
Breakfast refreshments and lunch will be provided.
Saturday, October 22, 2011
Branson Elementary West
396 Cedar Ridge Drive
Branson, MO 65616-8142
9:00 am – 2:30 pm Central Time (registration begins at 8:30 am)
8:30-9:00 Registration and Breakfast
9:00-11:00 Civil War Soldier Presentation
9:00-10:00 No Tricks, Just Treats with Nancy Sharoff
10:00-11:00 11:00 am Digital Storytelling: Get it Write! with Joe Brennan
11:00-12:00 The Collective Brain with Lance Rougeux
12:00-1:00 Lunch and Spotlight with Wes Fryer
1:00-2:00 Treat Yourself to A Story with Dean Mantz, DEN Guru
2:00-2:30 Questions / How to Become a Star / Wrap Up
In your confirmation email, you will receive a coupon for a discounted hotel room.
To register, click here