There’s always something


Half way through my morning routine yesterday, the internet went down and stared down for quite a while.  I guess it's true what they say that essentials are food, water, and internet access.  But I shall persevere.  With any luck, access will be restored so that I can upload this post.  If not, then I [...]

OTR Links 05/27/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/HO3MmFTXji Stories via @JennMinn72 @simplegearle @roickle #lcmobile #edchat — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) May 27, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/HO3MmFTXji Stories via @lisacran @garlickd13 @pattimarathon #edchat The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/HO3MmFTXji Stories via @lisacran @garlickd13 @pattimarathon #edchat [...]

This Week in Ontario Edublogs


Not a week goes by that I'm not amazed at the quality of posts and insights of Ontario Edubloggers.  I can't help but keep wondering how many more are out there that I haven't found yet.  If you're blogging, please use the link above to add your resource.  The more, the merrier as they say. [...]

OTR Links 05/26/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/Rlodw8sZ7h Stories via @Queenieteach @fionaross15 @osstfd28 #edtech #edchat — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) May 26, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/Rlodw8KzYP Stories via @StephWardRanger @barbaramcveigh @JoanVinallCox #edchat The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/Rlodw8KzYP Stories via @StephWardRanger @barbaramcveigh @JoanVinallCox #edchat [...]

Keep on Scrolling


A big shout out to Peter Vogel for sharing this resource.  Ever since I sat down with it the first time, I've been hooked.  I'm also saying "Billions and Billions" under my breath. The resource is "If the Moon were only 1 pixel".  So, right from the start, we're marrying astronomy and computers.  It's not [...]

OTR Links 05/25/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/ojWVd4s5GU Stories via @brandy_doan @Teresa_Kelly @pbeens #edchat #onted — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) May 25, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/ojWVd4s5GU Stories via @MamaGLeadership @dougsnews @brmf_rm #onted The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/ojWVd4s5GU Stories via @MamaGLeadership @dougsnews @brmf_rm #onted [...]

School and Internet of Things


At the recent OSSTF Technology Conference, I had the chance to enjoy the session "How the Internet of Things Might Look in Schools of the Future" by Ramona Meharg.  She led off her descriptor with a statistic from Cisco and I was hooked.  How might it look? The session was interesting and engaged the audience. [...]