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Applications Open: Discovery Educator Network Regional Institutes

Applications Open: Discovery Educator Network Regional Institutes

The Discovery Educator Network is pleased to announce five regional institutes taking place this spring and summer at locations all across the United States.  The Discovery Educator Network Regional Institutes are exclusive professional development opportunities open only to Discovery Educators. During the regional institutes, Discovery Educators will have the opportunity to learn new ways to

Sad to be Leaving Virginia

After back-to-back trips, first to Harrisonburg for the WVPT NTTI and next to the Virginia Society for Technology in Education conference (VSTE), I am sad to be leaving the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Friday, I ended the first leg of my visit by spending time with some incredible educators at James Madison University, presenting a few

No Excuses Here

DEN members from Saddleback, Fontana, Etiwanda, and Del Mar gave no excuses… even when report cards were due the next day… they showed up, networked, and gained insight on our new DEN website from the webmaster Steve Dembo!  A big THANK YOU to all who participated in this DEN event!  We also were able to

One More Round of Applause: 2006 Poster Contest Winners

This past week, Field Managers Michelle Weeks and Lance Rougeux visited the schools of our four Discovery Educator Network National Poster Contest award winners to present them with their prizes.  Probably the biggest prize is the fact that currently there are 20,000 copies of the posters being distributed across the country.  So, just for fun,

Building Learning Communities with Alan November

Join us online for this month’s Discovery Education "EdTech Connect" webinar series featuring Alan November, Wednesday, March 15, 2006 at 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST). WHO: Alan November, leader in education technology and co-founder of the Stanford Institute for Educational Leadership Through Technology. Learn more at http://novemberlearning.com. TOPIC: Building Learning Communities – We now

March 7th and 8th DEN Events

We are flying out our on-line community manager and renowned blogger, podcaster, Steve Dembo so help us celebrate the launch of the new and very much improved DEN website.  This evening will be filled with lots of networking, sharing of success stories, and Steve will be showcasing our new website, and of course we will

Things are cooking down in Georgia

Link: SEGA Tech.Sometimes I wish I had a few clones laying around so I could attend more events around the country.  Sounds like Katherine hosted an incredible event in Savannah.  I don’t think I can do it justice, but thankfully Jeff wrote up a great summary of the evening.  Just a quick quote from the

Making New Friends in Modesto!

It wasn’t just another Friday night in Modesto… it was a DEN event night!  Hero’s in Modesto was where heroes in teaching met and mingled and laughed (a lot!)  It was a hoot to meet teachers from Atwater and hear about their uses of unitedstreaming in their classrooms.  They are a lively bunch!  While Mike

DEN Members Take a Dive and go DEEP SEA in 3D

Today, I spent all morning training in sessions with DEN member Mark Jeffery and manager Susan Staat.  I was so bummed I didn’t get to take the plunge with the 40 DEN members and their families at an advanced screening of Deep Sea 3D and to make matters worse… wouldn’t ya know that the room

The DEN at PETE&C

The Discovery Educator Network hosted multiple community building events in the Sweetest Place on Earth this week.  Lance Rougeux, Field Manager for Pennsylvania and Delaware (Lance_Rougeux@Discovery.com), did an outstanding job planning activities for Discovery Educators at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference (PETE&C).  On Sunday, over one hundred Discovery Educators representing five states participated

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