This Week in Ontario Edublogs


Welcome to Friday, friends, and to a quick summary of some of the things happening this week from Ontario Educators. Revisiting a Philosophy of Education Not many people speak publically of their philosophy of education.  At times, it may run counter to the stated direction of their employer or the latest government initiative.  Brenda SherryContinue reading “This Week in Ontario Edublogs”

OTR Links 05/31/2013


Crash course in manners for elementary students covers cellphones, table manners | Toronto Star RT @uwoeduclibrary:Crash course in manners for elementary students covers cellphones, table manners http://t.co/jmX5kw6WXJ via @TorontoStar tags: via:packrati.us RT @anacristinaprts: The History of Programming Languages | Infographic http://t.co/1a8m5WRndm RT @anacristinaprts: The History of Programming Languages | Infographic http://t.co/1a8m5WRndm tags: via:packrati.us 39 thingsContinue reading “OTR Links 05/31/2013”

A Source for More Reading and Analysis


This morning, as I was waiting around, I got a notice that Alfred Thompson had written a blog post titled “You Never Know Who The Computer Science People Are“.  What a great title so I clicked through the read the post and it’s about Justine Bateman going to UCLA to study Computer Science.  I hadContinue reading “A Source for More Reading and Analysis”

OTR Links 05/30/2013


Google’s Gmail tries to fix e-mail with new inbox – The Globe and Mail Google’s Gmail tries to fix e-mail with new inbox – The Globe and Mail – http://t.co/7v2Kzdf1df tags: via:packrati.us Successful Blogging | doug — off the record Just blogged… Successful Blogging http://t.co/lyamZZ4noH tags: via:packrati.us Best Linux software http://t.co/DUn5L31rfc via @zite Best LinuxContinue reading “OTR Links 05/30/2013”

Successful Blogging


I read a great “help blog post” yesterday titled “10 Maxims of Successful Blogging“.  I really enjoy reading posts of this type and I’ll often use them as inspiration to do a little reflection on my own habits and how I measure up.  So, here goes… 1. We live in an increasingly information-dense world. TheContinue reading “Successful Blogging”