A single first step


I was a little hesitant to share my Hour of Code 2015 selection yesterday for a few reasons. It’s a big list.  It’s way too big for any individual classroom teacher to flip through and fully digest. It’s intimidating.  There are a lot of teachers who want to make the leap to introduce coding toContinue reading “A single first step”

OTR Links 11/30/2015


Are schools really wasting money on computers? | eSchool News | eSchool News Are schools really wasting money on computers? | eSchool News | eSchool News https://t.co/B6oI4kx0YW — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) November 29, 2015 tags: IFTTT Twitter via:packrati.us Minnesota Vikings on Twitter: “The #Vikings move to 8-3 after today’s #VikingsVictory! https://t.co/2ZQ3hhjULD” RT @Vikings: The #VikingsContinue reading “OTR Links 11/30/2015”

My Hour of Code 2015 Collection


OK, so I’ve been poking around adding things to a Flipboard document to support the Hour of Code 2015, December 7-13.  It’s nothing compared to the TDSB resource that I had written about earlier this week but I like to collect hoard things.  I hadn’t told anyone about it; I just keep flipping things intoContinue reading “My Hour of Code 2015 Collection”

OTR Links 11/29/2015


Doug Peterson on Twitter: “Richmond Street in #amherstburg before the parade. https://t.co/iwsqzEjQbX” Richmond Street in #amherstburg before the parade. https://t.co/iwsqzEjQbX Richmond Street in #amherstburg before the parade. pic.twitter.com/iwsqzEjQbX — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) November 28, 2015 tags: IFTTT Twitter via:packrati.us amherstburg EdCampToronto on Twitter: “And the taco bar is happening now #edcamptoronto https://t.co/C5KTdmyktQ” RT @EdCampToronto: AndContinue reading “OTR Links 11/29/2015”

Two hashtags for today


There are two hashtags that you may wish to follow today.  In the province, there are two edCamp events happening today. If they were only closer… Instead, I’ll just add a couple of extra columns to Hootsuite to follow along. edCampToronto Located at the Design Cofounders location on Spadina Street in Toronto, look for aContinue reading “Two hashtags for today”