doug — off the record

just a place to share some thoughts

October 2022

  • Reporting

    I still remember the orientation to my school right out of the Faculty. We were given a tour of the school and, like in any fair-sized secondary school, were kind of lost and turned around. There were just the three of us and the vice-principal. Of course, he told us that we could ask questions… Continue reading

  • OTR Links 10/31/2022

    Twitter to start charging $20 per month for verification – The Verge Top story: Twitter to start charging $20 per month for verification – The Verge, see more — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) Oct 31, 2022 tags: IFTTT Twitter untitled Top story: Elon’s first big move: pay to remain verified on Twitter, see… Continue reading

  • My Week Ending 2022-10-30

    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.  Below are a selected few, with commentary, from the past week. They’re posted to the blog daily under the title OTR Links. Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Blog Posts… Continue reading

  • Whatever happened to …

    … pillowcases? How about something Hallowe’en themed for today since the big day is tomorrow? I happened to notice this bag on the counter at our place. I had to smile since we live out in the country with no neighbours with little kids. Every Hallowe’en, we do make a road trip to our grandkids… Continue reading

  • OTR Links 10/30/2022

    Lobo – Me and you and a dog named Boo – Lobo – YouTube @seventh7rainbow Lobo’s “Me and you and a dog named Boo” — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) Oct 29, 2022 tags: IFTTT Twitter The Best of Ontario Educators 7 Daily The Best of Ontario Educators 7 is out! – Special thanks to… Continue reading