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Regional Summer Institute – BE A STAR!

Regional Summer Institute – BE A STAR!

We are already 24 hours into the FIRST South Regional Summer Institute in Allen, Texas.  What an amazing group of teachers and educators that have gathered together to celebrate technology and learning!  I am having a hard time posting this because everyone is so excited.  My favorite things about the past day are the laser

OKC Evening of Discovery

Over 70 educators from the Oklahoma City area representing eight districts gathered for an Evening of Discovery.  Participants gathered to feast on catered Bar-B-Q, see some previews of Cosmeo and the new V3 of unitedstreaming, and attended several breakout sessions. Mike King, DEN member and Director of Information Technology at Enid Schools, and his colleagues

Send in your Application Today!

The South Regional Summer Institute is coming in June.  This will be an amazing and rewarding four day experience for a DEN member who wants to gain new knowledge, create lasting relationships with other DEN members, enjoy some fun activities and food, and really have a great time.  We are planning some amazing sessions, bringing

Summer Regional Institute – South

This summer, Discovery Educators from all over the South have the opportunity to apply to attend a multi-day regional institute in the Dallas, Texas area.  The regional institute will be a great opportunity for Discovery Educators to learn new ways to integrate technology into their instructional practices as well as share their own ideas with

Meeting Lisa in Borger, Texas

I had the pleasure of celebrating the winning poster of Ms. Lisa Garcia, 4th grader at Crockett Elementary in Borger ISD this week.  Borger is about an hour drive from Amarillo, Texas.  Here is a picture from my travels up in the panhandle and plains of Texas – tranquil and untouched by big city life

Making Connections Day

On February 7, 2006, 35 DEN members gathered at the Austin Convention Center the day before TCEA even began.  I have to say that I was really nervous as this was one of our first Texas combined days and when you have an event at a location that you aren’t familiar with, you never know

TCEA Scholarship Winners Announced

TCEA Scholarship Winners Announced Congratulations!!!  The following North Texas DEN members will be receiving a scholarship to attend the TCEA Conference in Austin from February 7-10.  As recipients of the scholarship, these educators will be attending an exclusive DEN event for the Texas DEN, attending a Discovery Education Social, representing the DEN at the Discovery

TCEA – Save the Date

Tuesday, February 7, 2006 Austin, TX at TCEA Discovery Educator Network Day Evening Social Download the PDF – with all of the information. Download tcea_den_invite.pdf More information to come! RSVP to Michelle_Weeks@discovery.com

Region 11 Day of Discovery (& Ice)

What a day!  I can honestly say these Region 11 folks are AWESOME!  Over 80 people attended our Day of Discovery (despite the forecast of severe weather!)  Great presentations!  Fabulous food!  And the best Educators!  There were presentations on digital story telling, Movie Maker, integration, and more!  We had to make a little adjustment to

Region 10's Evening of Discovery!

Wow – what an amazing evening!  On November 17, almost 100 educators from the Region 10 area gathered together to meet some new people, learn new ideas for utilizing unitedstreaming and enjoy a fabulous dinner from Blue Mesa!   Thanks to all that made the night a priority!  We enjoyed great presentations from DEN members on