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June 2013: Summer fun: Catching up on “cool” resources for school

June 2013: Summer fun: Catching up on “cool” resources for school

For many years, I have been posting links to the speaker handouts from the largest United States technology conferences for you to peruse during the summer months. Many of you take courses, design curriculum, and catch up with your professional reading during the summertime, and you can learn so much from the archives of these

DEN Teacher Appreciation Day

Happy Teacher Appreciation Day! We are so proud of the DEN Community. We know how hard everyone works and we appreciate the things you do for your students and each other. Today, we’re going to give you two special treats just to say thank you.   Discovery Channel is premiering its newest amazing program, North America, later this month.  We have

Future@Now: Transition to Digital Classrooms

Discovery Education and Digital Promise hosted a select group of educators, policy makers, and business leaders for a day of in-depth discussion about the transition to digital classrooms. Future@Now spotlighted real education and community leaders sharing real stories about their work to fuel student achievement. Future@Now On-Demand Chaptered and Downloadable Archive View Congressman George Miller’s

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April 2013: Mirror, mirror on the wall…

Who does not want to share Discovery Education resources wherever they are? Whether showcasing the Web page, the DEN blogs, or a content-rich Discovery Education Streaming (DES) video, you need to become familiar with the many ways to project and mirror your iOS device (iPhone, iPad, iPad Mini, iPod Touch) to be able to share

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February 2013: DST and DST

Last month I posted about digital storytelling and provided you with links to some great resources. In addition, the Google+ Hangout about digital storytelling with Joe Brennan and Midge Frazel was a wealth of good information, too! You can find the resources discussed and a link to the Webinar on my digital storytelling page at http://www.schrockguide.net/digital-storytelling.html.

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