Author Archives: Robin Martin

Working With Lodge

Today at the DEN LC in Boston we worked with Dr. Lodge McCammon of the Friday Institute in North Carolina. If you have never experienced a workshop with him, then you need to find a conference and go there NOW! This is an exciting way to have students create an instructional video in a quick

Logic Games for the End of Year

Image by brentdanley via Flickr This site is full of logic games for many age levels. At this time of the school year, you may need a time filler at the end of class as students finish projects. You can even put this up on your IWB and have groups of students try their hand

Come to the Philadelphia Zoo for FREE

Image via Wikipedia Come to the Philadelphia Zoo this summer for FREE. The intent is to have teachers visit then plan to bring their students on a field trip later in the year. The Philadelphia Zoo is the nations first zoo and has made many improvements of the past several years. In addition, their education

Geocaching Day This Saturday

Image by rmom352 via Flickr If you have been following the blogs, then you know that you can participate in a Geocaching day in many places. Visit the main page HERE to get the details. If you were planning on attending the session in Kennett Square, it has been postponed. Email Robin Martin at (rmartin

Teachers Are Appreciated by Discovery Today…and Always

All STAR Discovery Educators can now explore the resources in DE streaming Plus (which includes the unbelievable LIFE series), DE Science for Elementary, DE Science for Middle School and DE Health for 90 days. This incredible gift for National DEN Teacher Appreciation Day 2 is an amazing package for its STARS:   80,000 video segments

An Apple for a DEN Member

The New Jersey DEN Leadership Council is pleased to present an exciting morning of professional development that will highlight creative ways to engage students and invigorate curriculum using 21st century digital resources and tools. The event will begin at 9:00 AM at the Apple Store in the Promenade at Sagemore in Marlton, NJ. We will

Discovery's Planet Earth – sorry

This week, April 13-19 the first episode of PlanetEarth is available for download on iTunes.  You also have the opportunity to purchase other episodes from iTunes, or from Discovery directly if you want the DVDs for your collection. Don’t miss this opportunity!

Teacher Night in Philly

The Educators at the National Liberty Museum invite you to our upcoming Teacher Appreciation Celebration! The National Liberty Museum is the only Museum in the world that uses state-of-the-art interactives and world-class glass art to help build character, honor heroism and promote harmony in your classroom. Join us to learn how you can benefit from