Oscars literacy


For educators that address media literacy in the classroom, Super Bowl advertisements are the Super Bowl of resources. But the Oscars Awards on Sunday night opened a whole new realm of possibilities. Sure, everyone was talking about the misannouncement at the end of the show or the routines that Jimmy Kimmel's had throughout the show. [...]

OTR Links 02/28/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/x51meHw9A6 Stories via @tomsywt @westernulibsEDU @NicolaBenton2 #edchat #edtech — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) February 28, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/x51meHw9A6 Stories via @DiPettaSonia @DeniseAndreOCSB @CanadianTechEd #edtech The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/x51meHw9A6 Stories via @DiPettaSonia @DeniseAndreOCSB @CanadianTechEd #edtech [...]

Signal strength


Just a warning that this might be something that: you may already know you don't care it goes beyond "it just works" and makes quantitative interesting (at least to me) First of all, I'd like to point out that I didn't start out looking to learn/relearn this. I actually stumbled into it reading a story [...]

OTR Links 02/26/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/56gTm2V0gx Stories via @komox37 @mrrgteacher @oliviammolina #edchat #etfo — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) February 26, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/56gTm2V0gx Stories via @TeacherHann @infosmarts @garlickd13 #etfo The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/56gTm2V0gx Stories via @TeacherHann @infosmarts @garlickd13 #etfo [...]

Who matters to you?


Angela Maiers' and my paths have crossed a number of times over the years. I can recall the two of us being invited as media at the Microsoft Partners in Learning event in Washington.  We sat in the front row and I learned just as much from my conversation with her as anything else from [...]