Children’s Digital Media Center

March 24, 2006

I’m looking for new textbooks for my course. It used to be ECE912: Teachers and Computers, and I’m revising it into CLD421: Children and Technology… which is the right thing to do. I’m down to 2 possible text books: Learning to Solve Problems with Technology: A Constructionist Perspective by David Jonassen et al.. And Children’s […]

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eSchool News online – Panelists: Blogs are changing education

March 24, 2006

Blogs are changing education: “At a ceremony to honor excellence in education blogging yesterday, winners of the first-ever eSchool News “Best of the Education Blog” Awards talked about the significance of blogging in education during a panel discussion. All agreed: The impact that blogging is having on teaching and learning is profound.” I should file […]

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◊◊Chelsea Quinn Yarbro◊◊ & the LRA

March 24, 2006

I was searching to see of my bookchapter/translation is coming out in a collection that Quinn Yarbro and Sharon Russell are editing. On her biblio, I found it, but the title was not what I was expecting… sounds more scarier. Don’t forget to look for it when it hits the stands! “The Lord Ruthvern Assembly […]

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The Harrow CFP: Midnight Lullabies

March 24, 2006

The Harrow: EBooks: THE HARROW is still looking for some great submissions for its new anthology Midnight Lullabies. Spread the word. Co-Editors: Kfir Luzzatto & Dru Pagliassotti Poetry Editor: Jason Nolan Art Editor: Yuka Kajihara All proceeds will benefit Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières

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27th International Conference of the Fantastic March 15-19th 2006 – a photoset on Flickr

March 23, 2006

check out Ellen Datlow’s pictures of the 27th International Conference of the Fantastic March 15-19th 2006 “The annual academic conference takes place in Fort Lauderdale and lots of authors and some editors and artists attend. Charles Vess was artist GOH and Kathleen Ann Goonan was Author GOH this year.” I was presenting at the conference […]

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New look and feel…

March 23, 2006

Rochelle is redesigning my site. I like the misprinted type font!

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Women, War & Learning Conference

March 23, 2006

Julia D says… Women, War & Learning Conference: “A two-day conference is being held @ UofT on Women, War & Learning on April 6-7. It’s free to attend. And I’ll be giving a presentation there on my Diss results as they relate to women’s remembrance of their childhood experiences of education during war. Check out […]

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Boing Boing: Canadian music industry pollsters slime Michael Geist, spin spin spin!

March 22, 2006

Boing Boing: Canadian music industry pollsters slime Michael Geist, spin spin spin!: “A Canadian pollster has slimed a law prof who posted his own analysis of their results, and the prof has fought back with more analysis of their rebuttal, making them look like even bigger jerks. Michael Geist is the copyfightin’ prof who posted […]

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I have seen the future – and it’s goth…

March 21, 2006

Guardian has an interesting article that spells it all out: “We mocked their make-up and giggled over their gloom. But the goths are taking over the country.” Ever since I was accused of being a old school goth by a student in the late 90s, I have thought about this. The student is now a […]

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Trixie Tracker: Sleep tracking for baby.

March 21, 2006

I read about this somewhere. Trixie Tracker is Sleep Telemetry softare: “Sleep is very important for both parents and babies. Keeping track of sleep habits will help you better understand your child’s sleep needs.”

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