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Online Professional Development Opportunity: WebHeads In Action

Online Professional Development Opportunity: WebHeads In Action

If you have some extra time this weekend there is a great online convergence happening over at Webheads in Action: Communities of Practice Online.  CoolCatTeacher, Vicki Davis, reminded me about this opportunity this morning.  The price is just right, FREE!  The schedule lists many interesting and engaging topics.

Drive It Right

Allstate has partnered up with Discovery Education to create the Drive It Right mini-site.  This resource applies to all students driving and riding with other teen drivers.  The site provides resources for educators, teens and parents to raise awareness about safe driving practices. The first 100 people to submit how they will use the information

Way Out West Technology Conference

Join us this weekend on April 28th at the Way Out West Conference on the ASU West campus. The theme this year is Redifining Literacy and the keynote speaker is Bernajean Porter.  Three members of the Arizona DEN Leadership Council will be presenting throughout the day. Technology for Teachers This presentation will demonstrate effective motivating

Orange and Maroon Effect

Nobody will ever forget the horrible events that took place in Virginia on Monday.  In support of the families of the victims as well as the students and faculty of Virginia Tech, the DEN blogs will be participating in the "Orange and Maroon Effect". Virginia Tech family members across the country have united to declare

DEN Arizona Launch

The first ever DEN Arizona officially launches today.  Through digital and face to face interactions, the new AZ DEN Leadership Council is excited to share the immense opportunities with Web 2.0 tools including podcasting, blogging, wikis, etc.  Using the resources of the Discovery Education Network, it is our goal to provide statewide professional development activities,