Ontario voices


If you listened to This Week in Ontario Edublogs on voicEd Radio yesterday morning, you would have heard Stephen and me make reference to a new series of podcasts that Stephen was involved with. Stephen was commissioned (volunteerissioned?) by ECOO to have interviews with a number of Ontario educators who are on the front lines,Continue reading “Ontario voices”

Headed to Niagara Falls


By the time this post goes live, I’ll be up and getting things ready tomorrow morning for the trip to Niagara Falls and the Bring IT, Together Conference. Things are a little different this year; knock wood but I don’t have the bad cold that I did last year. That was brutal. I didn’t wantContinue reading “Headed to Niagara Falls”

#ECOOcamp Peterborough


Following the success of the two #ECOOcamps in Owen Sound, the Educational Computing Organization of Ontario (ECOO) is pleased to be working with the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board and the Peterborough, Victoria, Northumberland and Clarington Catholic School Board to bring you #ECOOcamp Peterborough. This will be ECOO’s first summer #ECOOcamp – look to a full day ofContinue reading “#ECOOcamp Peterborough”

Pre #BIT14 Interview with Derrick Schellenberg and Brian Aspinall


Michelle Cordy (@cordym on Twitter) continued her series of interviews leading to the Bring IT, Together Conference in Niagara Falls on November 5-7, 2014. Last night, she talked to Derrick Schellenberg (@Mr_Schellenberg) and Brian Aspinall (@mraspinall) about their sessions.  This time, the focus was on inquiry in the classroom.  Both Derrick and Brian have TLLP projectsContinue reading “Pre #BIT14 Interview with Derrick Schellenberg and Brian Aspinall”

A #BIT14 Twitter Chat


A number of Ontario (and other places … first two participants were from Australia and Singapore) educators came together for the first of a number of Twitter Chats leading into the 2014 Bring IT, Together Conference.  The conference will be held in Niagara Falls, ON on November 5-7.  There are still a few days forContinue reading “A #BIT14 Twitter Chat”