I love it when I learn something new and I did this past week. One of the blog posts that was featured on voicEd Radio's This Week in Ontario Edublogs came from Lynn Thomas. What I learned, in addition to her fabulous writing, was a new utility for creating engaging graphics. Usually, I'll use Photoshop … Continue reading An interesting graphic utility
There was considerable time spent on my part on the release of this new feature that teachers can incorporate into their workflow if they are using Google Classroom. It's called "Originality reports" and it's Google's spin on checking for plagiarism in student work. It's not the only player in the field. Just do a search … Continue reading Guilty until proven innocent?
After a short hiatus, the voicEd Radio version of TWIOE was back on the air again this past Wednesday. I feared that I might need to be retrained but it was all good. It was great to have guest host Terry Greene on to share his thoughts. What’s With All The Sharing? Terry had recently … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs
It's still summer time and reading blogs is a nice break from the heat. Check out some of the things that I've been reading from Ontario Edubloggers lately Why Summer is a Perfect Time for Reflection Summer is an interesting beast. Even when you go into your favourite stores, there's no guarantee that it's business … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs
Can you believe that it's August already? I could swear that I saw my breath while walking the dog this morning. That's not right either. I'm also trying out a new resolution that I used to expouse all the time but don't do it enough myself until I fell into the trap last week - … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs
How about some cool reading as you head into a warm weekend? Well, at least it's supposed to be warm around here. From the blogs of Ontario Edubloggers, here's some of my recent reading. The Fear of Writing: Finding Your Voice When Writing within an Organization This past week, I had the wonderful opportunity to … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs
It was a fun show on Wednesday with This Week in Ontario Edublogs on voicEd Radio. In addition to my regular discussion with Stephen Hurley, we were joined by The BeastEDU - Andrea Kerr and Kelly Mackay. By the end of the hour, I think I was almost able to tell the difference between the … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs