Author Archives: Nancy Sharoff

GeoCaching in NY at Locust Grove on May 21

GeoCaching in NY at Locust Grove on May 21

Image Source: cachemania Register here for the New York Discovery Educator Network Geocaching Day at Locust Grove in Poughkeepsie, New York. This event will run from 9:00 a.m – 1:00 pm on May 21, 2011. The Educational Staff from Locust Grove will share information about their programs during this event. Then we will learn

September 25th – Check Out World Maker Faire

Yes, that would be ‘Faire’ (with an ‘e’).  Regardless, you might be interested in the upcoming (YIKES! THIS SATURDAY!) event at the New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens.  The Hall of Science is a hands-on science and technology center with over 400 exhibits.  WOW! (That’s A LOT of exhibits!)This

FEATURED: Lisa Parisi and Christine Southard

WOOHOO!!!  Two of our New York DEN LC members, Lisa Parisi and Christine Southard, are featured in an Edutopia article, ‘How to Teach with Technology: Social Studies‘.  Take a moment out of your day to read it, and if you would like to read the entire article, you can check it out here.

Great Offer!!!

As you know, DEN in SL is located on one of the EduIslands.  What you might not know is that we have a fabulous and fantastic ‘landlord’, Fleet.  If you’ve attended some of our major galas you might have had the opportunity to glimpse this ‘furry’ — his avatar is a squirrel.  Anyway, we just