Another week has passed. I think this week has been a little slower than others because it's just been so darn cold. All this in-house time has given lots of time for blog reading though. Here's some of what I read from great Ontario Edubloggers. Selfies -response to the unlooker.com video Jamie Weir is looking … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs
15 Great Google Web Fonts Demonstrated By The Best Steve Jobs Quotes RT @Shareaholic: 15 Awesome Web Fonts from #google - http://t.co/HYUIzceNVX via the @Shareaholic blog tags: google via:packrati.us RT @HistoryInPix: 10 great pics from the behind the scenes of Harry Potter you won't have seen! Full list: http://t.co/yUQnriwJw9 RT @HistoryInPix: 10 great pics from … Continue reading OTR Links 01/31/2014
One of the things that I struggle with is trying to learn via video or blog post as often they'll contain a link that just sounds so interesting. So, I'll follow the link and then try to find the breadcrumbs to get back to the original learning. I've finally developed a technique of opening the … Continue reading A Chrome Extension Built for Learning
I'm at Cora's (Windsor, ON) http://t.co/koBHnQF0u8 I'm at Cora's (Windsor, ON) http://t.co/koBHnQF0u8 tags: via:packrati.us Around the Corner-MGuhlin.org: Google Announces Education Learning Center Google Announces Education Learning Center http://t.co/UhyqTK6rtt tags: via:packrati.us Private school’s Chromebook program explains why Google’s laptops have captured nearly 20% of the education http://t.co/axTXLZYBgY Private school’s Chromebook program explains why Google’s laptops have … Continue reading OTR Links 01/30/2014
This morning, I was attracted by the title to this post "Each State's Biggest Stereotype, According to Google". I can just see my teacher-librarian friends shuddering when the methodology for the post was explained. They used Google's auto-complete and chose the first option. They asked "Why is [State] so...". It's not very scientific but it … Continue reading Provincial and Territorial Stereotypes
Computer Science Teacher: CSTA Announces a new K-12 Administrator Impact Award Computer Science Teacher: CSTA Announces a new K-12 Administrator Impact Award http://t.co/nOGiIyMqyG tags: via:packrati.us I'm at @TimHortonsNews (Amherstburg, ON) http://t.co/G1JZBgH8uT I'm at @TimHortonsNews (Amherstburg, ON) http://t.co/G1JZBgH8uT tags: via:packrati.us Tell me again about this Sun Parlor deally? http://t.co/GwWD9AvsnH Tell me again about this Sun Parlor … Continue reading OTR Links 01/29/2014
Man, it's cold outside these days. Today, just another Monday, was interesting reading on Twitter. School Districts closed; individual schools closed, schools open, buses not running, ... I think we hit every permutation in the province. The problem with owning a dog who is part Husky is that there is no weather that generates an … Continue reading Is it Time for Technology Use to Step Up and Deliver?