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. [...]

OTR Links 05/24/2017


Microsoft starts rolling out collaborative inking Whiteboard app | ZDNet Microsoft starts rolling out collaborative inking Whiteboard app | ZDNet https://t.co/udIVFaLPNn — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) May 24, 2017 tags: IFTTT Twitter via:packrati.us The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/2f1iQfK2pq Stories via @msolomonteacher @redfearn @albertfong #edchat #climate — Doug Peterson [...]

My interests exposed


well, to me completely, and to you just a bit if you read on.  To Twitter, everything. If you're a Twitter user, you probably noticed an email recently indicating that their terms and conditions had been updated. It was cold and rainy here so I did go through and read things. This paragraph stuck out [...]

OTR Links 05/23/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/1vqyA14MVP Stories via @Staudt1 @wonderoom @Jason_To #edchat #tsunami — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) May 23, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/1vqyA14MVP Stories via @SSwackhammer @Laholwerda @Jackie_Waller #tsunami The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/1vqyA14MVP Stories via @SSwackhammer @Laholwerda @Jackie_Waller #tsunami [...]

Just in time for Victoria Day …


... in Windsor, the Great Canadian Flag was raised for the first time. So, I had to take a drive into the city to take a look and a picture.  Sadly, it wasn't windy enough to show it extended.  Here's what I got. It's going to be beautiful when the wind picks up. The dimensions? [...]

OTR Links 05/22/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/Imh1grM3so Stories via @ParkerTeacher13 @KESullivan2011 @BruceAlexander4 #edchat — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) May 22, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/Imh1grM3so Stories via @DocMegPJ @learning24_7 @B_ernadette #onted The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/Imh1grM3so Stories via @DocMegPJ @learning24_7 @B_ernadette #onted — [...]

Whatever happened to …


... road maps? There was a time when no car was complete without one.  In fact, there was a time when they were free for the asking at a gas station.  They were promotional in nature and came with advertising. The real kicker was being able to fold it back up when you were done. [...]