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Top 20 Educators to Watch Includes Texas’ own Andrea Keller

Top 20 Educators to Watch Includes Texas’ own Andrea Keller

What an honor it is for Texas to have their very own National School Board Association Top 20 to watch on the Leadership Council! Below is the excerpt posted on the NSBA site. Make sure to take a moment and congratulate her! She certainly deserves it! Andrea Keller, LIFE K-5 Special Education Teacher, Elliott Elementary

Appy Hour at the iCafe with the TX DEN

Come Join the TX DEN for our first Tweet Chat Appy Hour on Twitter ~ Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 6pm CST with hashtag #appyhour. During this fun hour of learning, the TX DEN will lead discussions on using Apps effectively throughout the content areas in k-12 education. While its important to know the best

Letters Alive in Texas

Herman Lawson Elementary School in McKinney ISD spent the day showing off how kids are learning these days. Many of you may have heard of the term Augmented Reality. Well, that’s exactly what the kids are experiencing. Letters Alive is a letter learning program that uses flashcards with document style camera called a 3cam. When

McKinney ISD Tech or Treat

Saturday turned out to be a wonderful day at the McKinney, TX Tech or Treat Virtual Conference. With more than 20 people gathering to listen to the great virtual speakers and the local speakers as well. We had quite a full line up of local speakers for the day including Kass Bates, Mary Carol Strother,

Dallas Day of Discovery

Region 10 will be hosting this years Dallas Day of Discovery on October 11th from 8:30 – 3:30 at the Region 10 Spring Valley Site. Teachers from all over the Dallas Metroplex will be joining in on the fun and learning. This Day of Discovery will provide each participant with an exciting and enriching day

Education Twevolution

Yesterday, Region 10 had their 2011 Technology Conference. At the beginning of the conference, it was announced that the twitter #hashtag for the conference would be #r10tech. As I typed in my first twitter post with the hashtag, I heard those around me asking what a hashtag was and I even heard one person say,