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WEBINARS in September

WEBINARS in September

North Texas & Oklahoma DEN WebinarsSeptember 2006 Professional Development opportunities (DEN Website, New Features to unitedstreaming,& The Three Builders) to help you gain new information and then share with your teachers! To join a webinar: https://discoveryed.webex.com/ Password:  denrocks Use the toll-free number to call Click here for the schedule in September Download ntxok_webinars_sept.pdf

Reach STAR Status in the DEN

As the DEN grows, we want to encourage our members to grow with us.  Therefore, we are enhancing the Discovery Educator Network so that we can offer special recognition and opportunities to members that actively participate. The most significant change to the structure of the DEN is the addition of a new level of membership.

Welcome Back!

It’s been a while since I have posted.  I have enjoyed a little vacation time and have been busy in the past few weeks already presenting and sharing for staff development sessions in East Texas and in Oklahoma.  I can’t believe that school has started for some and will be, shortly for everyone else.  Doesn’t

DEN End of Year Survey

One more chance to complete the DEN End of Year Survey!!! Just a quick reminder (and friendly plea!!) to ask you to complete the DEN end-of-year user survey if you haven’t already had the chance.  We want to make sure next year provides you with all of the benefits and resources you need to make


Only a few more days left for the Resource Upload Contest.  You still have time to upload some of your awesome lessons, PowerPoints, and more!  You could still be in the running for that free trip to NECC! The Professional Development Team is excited to promote a summer workshop series, Digital Connections 2006.  Digital Connections

March Blogness Month

It’s MARCH BLOGNESS MONTH!!!!  How to Win – Every DEN member that subscribes to their state blog within the month of March will receive a DEN bag tag!  Everyone’s a winner and it’s easy! Where’s the blog? The national and state blogs are located at www.discoveryeducatornetwork.com Click on the Blogs tab at the top of

Texas Poster Winner

Congratulations!  The National Poster Contest announced its winners and Texas has a winner!  For the elementary division, Miss Lisa Garcia, a 4th grader from Crockett Elementary in Borger ISD, is the winner!!!!  Ms. Judy Riggle, a technology teacher for over 400 third and fourth graders, is the Discovery Educator.  Students were to take an image

Application Contest Winners

Congratulations to everyone who completed a DEN application during the month of December in North Texas & Oklahoma!  There were over 100 names (including DEN members who recommended a new applicant) in the drawing.  I had my nephew Bryson help with the drawing – to keep it fair!  And the winners are……….drum roll please……… Digital

DEN Application Drawing

Attention!!!!  To be an inaugural member of the DEN in North Texas (Regions 7,8,9,10,11,12,14,16,17) and Oklahoma, this is your Final Opportunity to apply for the Discovery Educator Network in 2005…….  All complete applications received between December 1st -23rd will automatically be placed in a drawing for the following prizes: 1. Digital Camera 2. Lunch Catered

DEN Teacher Visit

Meet Kendel Srader – one of the first DEN Teachers in Texas!  Kendel is a 5th grade social studies teacher at Green Elementary in Allen ISD.  I visited Kendel and we enjoyed lunch together.    During our visit, a surprise package arrived – the DEN Welcome Kit!  Kendel was so excited!   She said, "I