Life, as we know it


Last week, in my This Week in Ontario Edublogs, I shared Larissa Aradj’s post about Geographic tools that she learned about at the California Geo Teacher Institute.  With my fascination with maps, there has been considerable time and exploration put into this. In the post, Larissa shared a map of Ontario capture from the Map ofContinue reading “Life, as we know it”

OTR Links 07/31/2018


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/W1bMf7eJ2R Stories via @hillsjelkdsb @melanie_korach @Teresa_Kelly #stem #codebreaker — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) July 31, 2018 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/W1bMf7eJ2R Stories via @TeacherHann @Laurier @DonnaPapacosta #codebreaker — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) July 31, 2018 tags: IFTTT Twitter Google fires shots atContinue reading “OTR Links 07/31/2018”

An Interview with Martha Martin


Doug: Martha Martin and I have know each other for a long, long time in a number of contexts.  We’ll touch on a few of them below. She’s currently a Teacher-Librarian at LaSalle Public School in LaSalle, Ontario.  I was delighted when she agreed to talk about things for the blog. Welcome, Martha.  Obviously, fromContinue reading “An Interview with Martha Martin”

OTR Links 07/30/2018


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/seDCJo3cWt Stories via @joe_sisco @B_ernadette @Tracy_Sherriff #28juillet1755 #pilgrimage — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) July 30, 2018 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/seDCJo3cWt Stories via @WhatsUpMrJ @barbaramcveigh @Staudt1 #pilgrimage — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) July 30, 2018 tags: IFTTT Twitter My Week Ending JulyContinue reading “OTR Links 07/30/2018”

My Week Ending July 29, 2018


Here’s a summary of some of the things I learned and published this week. Readings (You can follow my daily readings as they happen here.  Here are a selected few from the past week.) I’ve often wondered why home security systems haven’t embraced this.  After all, wifi is just about everywhere.  Why not measure any changes inContinue reading “My Week Ending July 29, 2018”