OTR Links 03/27/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/oMhU9TlQte Stories via @Cowpernicus @jenfarrellcordo @dr_weston_PhD #edtech #edchat — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) March 27, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/oMhU9TlQte Stories via @msvalois @minifancarl @brandy_doan #edchat The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/oMhU9TlQte Stories via @msvalois @minifancarl @brandy_doan #edchat [...]

Whatever happened to …


... typing? Imagine two years of: "Feet flat on the floor, hands on the home row, eyes on your copy ---- begin" That was how I spend 1/8th of every day in Grade 9 and 10. Going into high school, we had to pick a stream for study and I chose Business.  I wanted to [...]

OTR Links 03/26/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/vBx8mpVi4y Stories via @fionaross15 @TVDSB @MarkZochowski #makered #edtech — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) March 26, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/vBx8mpVi4y Stories via @MisterJsWorld @B_ernadette @spagsmario #edtech The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/vBx8mpVi4y Stories via @MisterJsWorld @B_ernadette @spagsmario #edtech [...]

Are we witnessing the end?


I can recall how impressed I was with mobile technology on Star Trek.  In particular, there was that tablet thing that would be passed around for stylus input.  Many things that we see and take for granted these days came from that wonderful show.  Even today, I still enjoy watching the reruns. And, it's one [...]

OTR Links 03/25/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/pn3Tq3ooYx Stories via @MizPort @kprschools @AlexOverwijk #edchat #onted — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) March 25, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/pn3Tq3ooYx Stories via @chilebeans @M_R_MacNeil @ScottMcKenzie27 #onted The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/pn3Tq3ooYx Stories via @chilebeans @M_R_MacNeil @ScottMcKenzie27 #onted [...]

This Week in Ontario Edublogs


Happy Friday!  Here's some of the latest reading I've done from the blogs of Ontario Edubloggers. Doug and Pete’s Technological Listing of 10 Things to Fear Colleen Rose started a number of us on this trip musing about reasons why educators might fear to use technology in their classrooms.  Thusly inspired, Peter McAsh and I [...]

OTR Links 03/24/2017


The Best of Ontario-Educators Daily The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/FMfj27bCu1 Stories via @100DaysCCP @westernulibsEDU @allison_fuisz #cdnpoli #edtech — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) March 24, 2017 The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/FMfj27tdlz Stories via @michelelocke @NancyPeelSB #edtech The best of ontario-educators daily is out! https://t.co/FMfj27tdlz Stories via @michelelocke @NancyPeelSB #edtech — Doug [...]