In my current position, or should I say positions(I wear many hats) I get to see a lot of exciting activities. In addition to being the Director of Technology Integration for Propel Schools, I am the science coordinator. I am the SOS or Specialist on Site. I believe that this was due to my knowledge
According to Dorman’s Trouvailles, It seems like EVERYONE (and their dogs, goldfish, etc.) are Tweeting these days. With a short countdown to DEN’s LC Institute and DEN’s Pre-NECC Birthday Party, it seems like a good time to remind educators and technology integrators of several great resources, just in time for the tech festivities. You might
The last week or so, I’ve been working on a project that involves Skyping with students and classrooms from all across the United States. Our 4th graders are studying the U.S. and I thought it would be neat to get authentic research from someone who lived there, rather than just using books and online resources.
By TwitterButtons.com Following the lead of Neene and the NY DEN LC, the innovator of putting NYDEN LC on Twitter, followed by Second Life DEN LC, PA joins the list. You can follow us http://twitter.com/PADENLC or search PADENLC to add us to your following in your Twitter account. Watch for Tweets to keep you informed
Copied from the NY DEN post from Christine Southard. Earthcast is a 24-hour Earth Day webcastathon, starting at midnight GMT (or 8:00 pm EST in NY) on April 22, 2009. Teachers, students and people from around the world will speak live on topics about our environment. You can participate too! Check out the details at
Looking for a great professional development opportunity? How about a FREE day of professional development? Participate in the DEN Virtual Conference on Saturday, April 25th at New Berlin Eisenhower High School. Here you will have a chance to have fun with other great teachers and immerse yourself in a great learning experience. The day will
Mark your calendars for the WEMTA Winter Virtual Conference – Saturday, February 28th, from 9:00 am (CST) to 4:00 pm. What is a virtual conference? Well, this one is a one day conference delivered virtually LIVE to your computer – wherever you are. All you need is a computer that has internet access (a microphone is optional, but
My district has recently installed Microsoft Sharepoint. This is a dynamic tool (albeit from the MotherShip) that allows me to create and control groups where users can collaborate though shared documents, discussions boards, blogs, and wikis (and many other features). My initial observations of Sharepoint made me realize that it has a distinct Microsoft footprint