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August 2018: Plan your work, work your plan

August 2018: Plan your work, work your plan

There are many technology devices in your classroom — from computers to tablets to VR headsets. No matter what hardware and software your students are using in the classroom, I feel the planning process is most important component of infusing technology meaningfully into teaching and learning. STEP 1: Sound pedagogy Take a look the pedagogical

Tech Expo at Villanova University

The Villanova Tech Expo gets better each year. It is largely presented by Villanova University and many area sponsors and is free for attendees. Presenters are generally local educators, and vendors, but if you look at the schedule, there are always some golden nuggets of information to be found. Over 50 sessions, included topics from

Lets “Tech or Treat” in Goddard

You are invited to an in-person event hosted by the Kansas Leadership Council, with support from Goddard Public Schools. Join us for this day of free professional development and networking as we “Tech or Treat” with the Discovery Educator Network in Goddard, Kansas October 22, 2011. The day will take place at Challenger Intermediate School

It's Coming – LPB Day of Discovery

                                                              Louisiana Public Broadcasting and Discovery Education will host a Day of Discovery in Baton Rouge on Friday, September 10, 2010. Educators from the great state of Louisiana

Another PD Opportunity

A great professional development opportunity is being offered tomorrow night. Check it out and register for the webinar.     21 Ways to Engage 21st Century Learners  Comcast Learning On Demand Professional Development SeriesWednesday, June 9 at 7:00 PM ETLearn how to move beyond “stand alone” methods of teacher and replace it with a model

Interested in Winning A Lab or Attending a STEM Academy?

As in years past, CDW-G & Discovery Education are teaming up to give us the opportunity to win a 21st Century Classroom.   And Discovery announced a partnership with SIEMENS to support Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics with teacher resources, including webinars, and the STEM Academy.   See the website for information how to apply

Martin Luther King Day – Monday, January 18, 2010

Martin Luther King Day is Monday, January 18th. Since my students just returned to school from their Christmas holiday on Monday the 11th, I didn’t get to do any lessons about this great leader. After meeting with the other 4th grade teachers I work with, we decided to do a black history unit in February.

It's a Wrap – DEN SCICon 2010

  This past Saturday, January 9, was a great learning and sharing experience. Thanks to Lance Rougeux, Brad Fountain, Patti Duncan, Mike Bryant, Steve Dembo, and Hall Davidson (and anyone else I might have forgotten) for putting together another top-notch professional development opportunity for us who attended and those who will be using the archived sessions. The

It's not all about videos…

Come discover the wealth of materials available to educators from Discovery Education Streaming including images, editable video segments, music, sounds, lessons, presentations, and much more. Visit a local Teaching, Learning and Technology Center (TLTC) for Discovery Education professional development. Please share registration information with your friends. Region 1 TLTC Discovery Streaming – LPB Cyberchannel September

Join us for the DEN Virtual Conference October 25

Hello Fellow Lousiana DEN Members! Registration is now open for the Fall DEN Virtual Conference.  If you missed the VC last February, you really missed more than you probably think.  Where else can you get top-of-the line presentations from Discovery’s own team all in one day?  Even the Discovery National Institutes cannot give us that!