Courier is not dead, Brandon!


I had an interesting conversation with @bgrasley recently.  He sent out an innocent enough query via Twitter: What’s your favourite font for coding? I’m thinking about this one: “Source Code Pro” by Adobe | Font Squirrel http://t.co/auvYk4jinH #free — Brandon Grasley (@bgrasley) May 29, 2014 My response?  Courier. That does inspire me for the balanceContinue reading “Courier is not dead, Brandon!”

OTR Links 05/31/2014


A New Approach To Professional Development – Edudemic A New Approach To Professional Development http://t.co/FFiXpqwzXT tags: via:packrati.us 5 Examples To Help You Spot A Fraud Or Fake Email 5 Examples To Help You Spot A Fraud Or Fake Email http://t.co/8SSgTi51sK tags: via:packrati.us These Edited Neighbourhood Watch Signs Are Pure Genius (PHOTOS) These Edited Neighbourhood WatchContinue reading “OTR Links 05/31/2014”

This Week in Ontario Edublogs


From a spammer this week… I know this site gives quality based articles or reviews and other information, is there any other web site which gives these kinds of data in quality? Why yes.  Yes, there is.  They’re called Ontario Edubloggers.  If you had looked around, you might have found these blog posts this week.Continue reading “This Week in Ontario Edublogs”

OTR Links 05/30/2014


Twitter / Juste_pour_rire: MAAMMMMAAAAAANN! C’est JAMAIS … RT @Juste_pour_rire: MAAMMMMAAAAAANN! C’est JAMAIS fini! #GoHabsGo #game6 #Canadiens http://t.co/rI3qVZYG5b tags: GoHabsGo via:packrati.us game6 Canadiens LA Times: Steve Ballmer agrees to buy the LA Clippers for $2 billion http://t.co/65jd7w0NgB via @engadget LA Times: Steve Ballmer agrees to buy the LA Clippers for $2 billion http://t.co/65jd7w0NgB via @engadget tags:Continue reading “OTR Links 05/30/2014”

A Secret Door to Writing Ideas


How many times have your students written a blog post about their dog or their cat?  Looking for something new and completely different?  Then, you need to check out “The Secret Door“. Open the door (by pushing it with your mouse) and you’re immediately transported somewhere interesting in the world, viewing your location with Google’sContinue reading “A Secret Door to Writing Ideas”