Yearly Archives: 2011

Daily links 10/19/2011

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Cookie Monster – Xbox 360 Parental Controls PSA – YouTube After witnessing a mother buying her 10-year old kid two M-rated games in BestBuy the other day, this is even more relevant. tags: youtube video PSA parental control video games ... Read More »

Daily links 10/14/2011

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Scientists figure out how to switch off peanut allergy New research may show a method to gradually acclimate the body to peanut proteins without setting off an anaphylactic immune response. tags: scientists peanut allergy science biology medicine immunology Posted from ... Read More »

Daily links 10/07/2011

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Pac-Man the Musical: A Pacapella Song – YouTube Flipping hilarious Claymation Pac-Man musical! tags: Pac-Man musical song youtube video humour video game Coat Hanger Sculptures Bizarre and beautiful sculputures made with coat-hangers. tags: coat Hanger sculptures art Best of WordPress ... Read More »

Daily links 10/04/2011

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dy/dan » Blog Archive » Five Lessons On Teaching From Angry Birds That Have Nothing Whatsoever To Do With Parabolas Dan Meyer explains how Angry Birds helps teachers design learning experiences. tags: blog teaching classroom education dan meyer design game ... Read More »

Daily links 10/01/2011

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Starcrossed – YouTube Cute short film about a unique relationship. tags: youtube video short relationships If Computer Problems Were Real – Awkward Spaceship – YouTube Humourous video about the language of computer problems. tags: Computer problems youtube video humour Posted ... Read More »

Daily links 09/30/2011

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Greg Lukianoff: Censoring Joss Whedon’s Firefly and the Chancellor Who Cried Wolf University officials take draconian steps against a prof who posted a Firefly quote on his office door. tags: firefly chancellor university censorship poster wisconsin Posted from Diigo. The ... Read More »

Daily links 09/29/2011

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iW Exclusive: “Being Elmo” Trailer – YouTube Trailer for a doc on the life of the puppeteer who performs Elmo on Sesame Street tags: trailer preview video youtube elmo sesame street puppet Lisa Nielsen: 15 Things Students Want the Nation ... Read More »

Daily links 09/27/2011

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Saffron could displace opium poppies as Afghans’ cash crop of choice – The Globe and Mail Afghanistan’s farmers are looking to the spice saffron as an alternative to opium poppies for money. tags: opium cash cash crop crop afghanistan agriculture ... Read More »

Daily links 09/26/2011

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PUMPED UP KICKS|DUBSTEP – YouTube Crazy cool street dance video. tags: video youtube dance Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here Read More »

Daily links 09/21/2011

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‘Hell on earth’: Detailed satellite photos show death camps North Korea still deny even exist Startling new satellite photos of concentration/death camps that the North Korean regime uses against its own people. tags: war politics news map satellite photos Posted ... Read More »

STF Information session thoughts

September 9, 2011 Comments Off on STF Information session thoughts

Much of the information presented at the information session is confidential, so I won’t be getting into details (teachers who want details should visit the “For Members” section of the STF website – the general public can just wait for ... Read More »

Daily links 09/07/2011

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Move Your Camera Cheap DIY-able slider for shooting video using almost anything as a track. Instructional video on how to assemble your own from rollerblade wheels and other cheap materials. tags: camera diy slider dolly video video production cinemover See-Through ... Read More »