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Registration is Open for our Audubon Zoo GPS Event!

Registration is Open for our Audubon Zoo GPS Event!

If you are interested in attending the New Orleans GPS event on June 7, 2008 please use the registration form below. Remember you need to bring your own laptop, cords, and accessories. GPS systems and digital cameras will be provided courtesy of your New Orleans area STAR Discovery Educators! If you have any questions, please

Welcome New LA STARs!

We are once again excited to announce our newest STAR DE’s: Linda Lingefelt Lisa Pumphrey We are excited about the opportunities Discovery has in store for these new DEN Members. They are now part of the global community of educators who have a strong desire to bring innovative classrooms to their students. Leave a post


Congratulations to our new DE STAR Educators! Tracie Spicuzza, LA Cindy Wallace, LA Heidi Wilson, LA Charlotte Withrow, LA We appreciate your commitment to students and learning. Welcome Aboard to one of the best resources available to educators worldwide! Stay tuned to our LA DEN Blog for exciting events this coming year! How about a


Louisiana Discovery Educator Network STAR Educators Event Audubon Zoo – New Orleans, LA Saturday, June 7, 2008 10AM – 3PM GPS Tour of the Zoo – Create digital projects for instructional use Lunch will be provided BYOL (Bring your own laptop) All other materials/equipment will be provided Hosted by: New Orleans area STAR Educators RSVP

Spring is here and CONGRATULATIONS are in order…

Congratulations to Susan Tompkins for being awarded $541 from www.donorschoose.org . This is site is a great way for teachers to receive resources for the classroom. DonorsChoose.org is a not-for-profit website whose mission and philosophy are focused on student learning. Check out Susan’s award here KUDOS SUSAN!!!!!! PS….I hope everyone has a great end of

St. Patrick's Day and Great Info from LPB

I am sorry it has been so long since I have posted. With state testing it has been a little crazy as I am sure it has for many of you. I hope that everyone is having a GREAT St. Patrick’s day. I found several great videos on the history channel for a lesson on

Ever wanted to have a "Second Life"…Check it out…

Ever thought you were to old to play video games? Well… “Second Life” is a virtual community that is similar to a video game but has great value in joining. You can download it and begin by creating your avatar. Participation in “Second Life” provides a virtual area where you can collaborate with other educators.

LA LC is already planning a Summer Event!

To all our Louisiana STAR Discovery Educators, please support our plans to host a summer event! Gwen Thomas and Susan Tompkins are working to coordinate a date, time, and place so stay tuned to this blog for more information. As STAR DE’s we all should be promoting the benefits of the DEN, Discovery Streaming, and

DEN-Virtual Conference…Greatest Virtual and Live Event In the South

Two great Louisiana locations and one great Discovery Education Network Virtual Conference on February 2nd! Don’t miss out! Louisiana is fortunate enough to host two “Live” conferences including awesome keynotes speakers and breakout sessions. If you live in North Louisiana you can attend the “Live” conference at Northwood High School in Shreveport and if you