This Week in Ontario Edublogs


I almost did it again.  Instead of “This Week in Ontario Edublogs”, I started to type the title as “The Week in Ontario Edublogs”.  I’ve done it before and that’s why this post’s numbering doesn’t reflect the actual number of times I’ve written this post.  Sigh.  Let’s just say I’ve written it a lot. AndContinue reading “This Week in Ontario Edublogs”

This Week in Ontario Edublogs


As the school year winds down, it’s a time of reflection for educators.  How did my class do?  Why didn’t this student do better?  This student really caught fire.  I was most effective when I …  I was least effective when I …  I need to grow professionally in this area.  My biggest strengths areContinue reading “This Week in Ontario Edublogs”

Cube Gets Groups


Late this summer, I was invited to test out the new Group feature that Cube for Teachers was incorporating into their excellent resource for Ontario Educators.  I can’t believe that it’s been almost a year since I reviewed and blogged about the initial release of the online resource.  At the time, there was a concernContinue reading “Cube Gets Groups”

Look for it


  Pretty soon, you should see something like this on your favourite blog or wiki. Actually, it will probably look a whole lot better since I won’t be the one creating it but, for now, it’s a proof of concept. ECOO 2012 will happen on October 24-26 in Richmond Hill, Ontario.  The convention hall isContinue reading “Look for it”

What Does Twitter For PD Mean


  Twitter for PD?  What does this mean?  (Old radio listeners from Detroit will recognize Dick the Bruiser format) I referenced a couple of blog posts yesterday in my post about hurting yourself with social media.  There doesn’t pass a day when I see reference to using Twitter (or other social media for that matter) for professional development. TwitterContinue reading “What Does Twitter For PD Mean”