Monthly Archives: July 2012

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 07/12/2012

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 07/12/2012

MapBox | Fast and beautiful maps Tags: maps, mapping, opensource, tools, visualization, software, cloud, geography One-bit Internet: The iPad is/isn’t a content creation device | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog This article will get you thinking about the iPad as or not as a creation device.  The author does provide points that make you

We’ve Moved and We’ve Upgraded

Hey Canadian subscribers, You may have already gotten an email about a new way to login to Discovery Streaming. Beginning July 1, 2012,  you must login to your Discovery Education Canada account through Attempting to login using will result in an error message.Also, do not forget to update your bookmarks to reflect this change.

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 07/11/2012

tracking shot No need to learn the aesthetics of movie making or wade through a complicated user interface. Tracking shot will create a movie instantly and automatically by grouping photos into scenes and shots, creating transitions, synchronizing with the music, and more. All you need to do is upload your photos and music – it

EdCamp Hudson Valley 8-14-12

Edcamp Hudson Valley (, an education unconference, will be held at Ulster BOCES in New Paltz, NY on Tuesday, August 14. Edcamp Hudson Valley will bring together educators and students from around the region for a day of sharing, learning, and innovating. For more information about Edcamp Hudson Valley please visit: Register here:

Long Island Day of Discovery 8/22/2012

Power to Learn, Discovery Education, and The Hub HD are pleased to invite educators to the Long Island Day of Discovery Designed specifically for New York area educators, this interactive day of free professional development will showcase creative ways to motivate your students and transform your lessons using the latest innovations in teaching. We will

Save the Date(s) for Connected Educator Month Webinars

August is Connected Educator Monthand the DEN is one of many organizations participating in this initiative.  From the Connected Educator website – “Online communities and learning networks are helping hundreds of thousands of educators learn, reducing isolation and providing “just in time” access to knowledge and opportunities for collaboration. However, many educators are not yet

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 07/09/2012

Tips Every Teacher should Know about Google Docs in Education ( Great Easy Guide ) Tags: no_tag The Best Tools For Cutting-Out & Saving Portions Of Online Videos (Or Annotating Them) From Larry Ferlazzo- Best Tools for cutting out or saving nonlinear videos Tags: videos, tools, online, editing – By Suzanne Casey Posted from Diigo.

DE Can Help You Get There (Intervention/Enrichment) From Here (Student Data)

Once again, I want to thank one of our Florida educators whose students take our Benchmark exam for asking a number of wonderful questions this spring. We are answering them one at a time this summer on the Assessment blog. 2. How does student assessment data relate to RTI needs for intervention or enrichment for

Here are some resources for studying change and transitions

In these times of fast and dramatic change we can all benefit from developing our knowledge and understanding of change and transitions. Below please find a short bibliography on these topics. Intentional personal/professional growth is always a good investment in yourself. Books on Approaching and Effectively Contributing in Times of Change and Transitions Building The Bridge