Author Archives: Lisa Parisi

The Celebration of Teaching and Learning

The Celebration of Teaching and Learning

The fifth annual Celebration of Teaching and Learning is coming back to Manhattan. This amazing two day conference, run by Channel 13 for tri-state area teachers, has top speakers, amazing presentations, wonderful workshops, and incredible sponsors.  This is the conference that got me started on my journey into educational technology.  Although an expensive conference, it

From Teaching the Hudson Valley

No Child Left Behind, For Real This looks like an interesting workshop for NY Area teachers.  Meet other area educators and improve your teaching.  This might also be a great opportunity to spread the word about the DEN! “Learn ways to make schools better for all kids. Friday, Nov. 13, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., SUNY


Discovery is pleased to extend educators a special offer for your student groups to the Discovery Times Square Exposition in NYC now featuring Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition and Da Vinci’s Workshop: Inventor, Artist, Dreamer. – Student Tickets just $14 plus receive 1 free chaperon ticket with every 10 tickets purchased – Free downloadable teachers guides

DEN Tech or Treat

It’s not too late to sign up for the Fall Virtual Conference! Here are the Top Ten reasons to attend as written by Lance Rougeux. Saturday, October 24, 2009 9 AM to 4 PM ET Click here to register for the virtual sessions. 10.  College football is overrated. 9.  The digital treats you’ll take away

National Geographic Student Summit

“What if your students could experience the nation’s capital through the eyes of a National Geographic explorer, scientist, or photojournalist? They might capture the character of the city through a camera’s lens or interview a park ranger and get his perspective on preserving our national monuments.” Middle School and High School classes have an opportunity

DEN's Fall Virtual Conference: Tech or Treat

On Saturday, October 24, 2009 join thousands of educators online and in-person as the DEN team goes house to house to explore the many digital treats available to educators today.  During this unique professional development event you have the flexibility to attend online or in-person at one of many regional events hosted by the DEN

DEN Webinar Schedule

The 2009-2010 DEN Webinar schedule is finally posted.  Come see all the great DEN Webinars, product demonstrations, Science Class, EdTechConnect and more!  The schedule is bound to have something for you.  Be sure to check it out.  The first one is this Tuesday, September 22nd.

NNYLN Choices/Challenges

The Northern New York Library Network is hosting a 2009 Conference: “Choices & Challenges” on October 5 and 6, 2009 at the Cheel Center, Clarkson University, Potsdam. The special pricing for all attendees is $40.00 for the entire conference, or $25.00 per day. There are sessions about Digitization, gaming, and Digitizing History.  To find out

Summer School Archives

*Originally Written and Posted on the DEN blog by Steve Dembo We’ve been busy converting and uploading all the archives from our incredible Summer School webinar series. While we still have quite a few to go, nearly half the webinars have been posted and are ready for you to download and share them with others!