doug — off the record

just a place to share some thoughts


August 2017

  • Social LEADia

    Disclosures: I was an editor/proofreader for this book Jennifer bought me a coffee once OK, now that I’ve got those out of the way, let me tell you a bit about Jennifer Casa-Todd’s book “Social LEADia”. The release of the book is very timely with the school year beginning next week. If you’re a teacher-librarian… Continue reading

  • OTR Links 08/31/2017

    The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/fR2lywtKJD Stories via @AnitaBK @B_ernadette @westernulibsEDU #tbay #edtech — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) August 31, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/fR2lywtKJD Stories via @SallyGhaemi @lboerkamp @M_R_MacNeil #edtech The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/fR2lywtKJD Stories via @SallyGhaemi @lboerkamp @M_R_MacNeil #edtech… Continue reading

  • An eye for images

    I had a lesson in practicality from my friend Andy Forgrave last night.  Like I do here, I have a pretty liberal Creative Commons license on my writing and my images.  You can find my particular license on the About Me page. Andy does the same thing.  We’re not in this to make money; just… Continue reading

  • OTR Links 08/30/2017

    The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/WLkaXVwRoM Stories via @clclyne @contej @gweiler #edchat #scied — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) August 30, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/WLkaXVwRoM Stories via @mcd_boulanger @kprschools @tomsywt #scied The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/WLkaXVwRoM Stories via @mcd_boulanger @kprschools @tomsywt #scied… Continue reading

  • Studying Mathematics and more

    I had a conversation with a friend recently.  She’s going to have some Chromebooks come into her classroom and she was wondering where to start.  Of course, it would help if her district provided some resources and professional learning opportunities but that’s another topic for another day.  For now, she’s on her own it seems.… Continue reading