OTR Links 07/29/2014


The Edtech Curmudgeon: LMS Futures: The Charge Against LMS The Edtech Curmudgeon: LMS Futures: The Charge Against LMS http://t.co/3K8M1NgAFn tags: via:packrati.us The brachistochrone This animation is about one… | Visualizing Math http://t.co/JegN4DKpbO The brachistochrone This animation is about one… | Visualizing Math http://t.co/JegN4DKpbO tags: via:packrati.us Why Do Americans Stink at Math? – NYTimes.com Why DoContinue reading “OTR Links 07/29/2014”

Social Media Personality


Yesterday, I read this article from The Next Web “What type of sharer are you? Understanding your social media personality“.  It was pretty deep; I never have really thought that deeply about it.  Personally, I always thought that I was using social media to grow professionally by writing, reading and sharing, and learning from theContinue reading “Social Media Personality”

OTR Links 07/28/2014


Not teacher quality, but quality teaching http://t.co/52TywXwIbm Not teacher quality, but quality teaching http://t.co/52TywXwIbm tags: via:packrati.us Twitter For Teachers – Part One: The Skittlefall | Blog | Sparky Teaching Twitter For Teachers – Part One: The Skittlefall http://t.co/foJnDyzqCP tags: via:packrati.us How To Become A Better Online Researcher – Edudemic How To Become A Better OnlineContinue reading “OTR Links 07/28/2014”

Pexels Images


You can’t have enough sources for Creative Commons or free images/pictures.  To the list, I’d like to suggest that you add Pexels. Their claim is that they host “Free high quality photos you can use everywhere”. All without attribution to the creator.  This is a refreshing approach.  After poking around, there are some very goodContinue reading “Pexels Images”

OTR Links 07/27/2014


Compadres El Salvador Canada: Thank you El Salvador RT @mcguirp: Compadres El Salvador Canada: Thank you El Salvador http://t.co/a0jGuSXj8O tags: via:packrati.us Verification Handbook: homepage “Authored by leading journalists from the BBC, Storyful, ABC, Digital First Media and other verification experts, the Verification Handbook is a groundbreaking new resource for journalists and aid providers. It providesContinue reading “OTR Links 07/27/2014”