Tag Archives: Opportunities

Our Turn to Hit a Homer!

Okay, Texas, this is our chance to hit one out of the ballpark! We’ve been taking it easy and giving everyone a chance to steal a couple of bases – but now’s the time to step up to the plate! (cough, cough) – sorry for the really bad puns! Seriously, y’all, we need to get out there

AFI Dallas Has Begun!

In case you haven’t noticed, the American Film Institute Film Festival in Dallas has begun! I’ve looked at this year’s lineup and it looks like there are a lot of good movies to be seen this week. The Festival runs through April 6. If you’d like to see what this year’s festival has to offer,

Got Blog?

If you answered “No”, or “Why would I blog?”, then it’s time you start blogging! A classroom blog is an engaging way to keep students excited about what they are learning. Blogging is also a great way for educators to establish collaborative relationships with other educators. I have several blogs myself. Obviously, I maintain this blog

Technology in Motion

Sony and Intel, with the support of ISTE100 and Edutopia, are sponsoring a student film contest. Entitled “Technology in Motion: Vision of the Future”, this contest “encourages students to share their vision of how technology will shape the future.” According to the official website: Every school that submits a qualifying Call for Entries form will

The Time Is Now!

NECC 2008 registration is currently open (of course, it has been for awhile) — but the important thing to note is: super early bird registration will be available only until March 31! You won’t want to miss this opportunity to attend NECC right in our own backyard – it’ll be in San Antonio June 29

Hockey, Anyone?

If you like a good game of hockey, you’ll like this deal. If you like to pay less for tickets, you’ll love it! The Dallas Stars are designating two upcoming games as teacher appreciation nights. What does that mean to you? It means half-price tickets! The games are February 28 (vs. Chicago) and March 5 (vs. Phoenix).