Thomas the Steam Engine!

July 31, 2006

Complete Thomas the Steam Engine in St Thomas, Ontario at my flickr set

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Just testing… a NEW CAR!

July 29, 2006

Playing with WordPressDash, the dashboard plugin for OS X. I’m not sure that I like dashboard things, but I’m trying to be a party player. Not actually testing a new car! so much as a new black MacBook! Yuka’s G4Powerbook’s case was badly broken and it bent when you lifted it. I was worried about […]

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Year-round schooling

July 26, 2006

My buddy and mentor was interviewed for the Toronto Star on Year-round schooling for their education blog. [photo by me, but they didn’t give me credit!] It’s the middle of summer — should your child be in school? In some boards, including a handful in Greater Toronto, children are in class instead of on vacation. […]

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Cinema

July 26, 2006

Welcome to the Lemmingworks » Cinema is a new page I’ve set up on my blog. I’ve been thinking about putting together a film series on the topic of children around the world, and present this at Ryerson for ECE students, and others who might be interested. SO I’m making up a list of films […]

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The learning blogosphere

July 26, 2006

Don’t miss Alex’s video clips he put together on blogging: The learning blogosphere. For no other reason, it is fun to hear his voice overly compressed. But in general, this thoughts are always well contextualized and measured. Will be required watching for my winter course.

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LJ Talk

July 25, 2006

LJ Talk is a built in jabber server for livejournal. Now you can talk to everyone on your LJ friends list. This is a great teaching tool option, as I don’t need to keep a separate system set up for blogging and chatting with students. All my students with blogs will show up on my […]

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Jim Dupree: Anne of Green Gables Enthusiast

July 25, 2006

“Jim Dupree: Anne of Green Gables Enthusiast” is a great video meditation on Anne of Green Gables. The more you know about Anne and the context of her fans, the funnier it is.

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Building a better brain

July 24, 2006

Building a better brain | Science Blog The piece… doesn’t just ease parents’ toy-buying decisions – it lays out the scientific basis for why helping all kids have the best early experiences is good economic policy. Their argument is based on work from the diverse fields of economics, neurobiology, developmental psychology and public policy. Working […]

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29 Flowers!

July 23, 2006

29 Flowers! Originally uploaded by complicitytheory. That’s right: 29 today!

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balcony boards north view.

July 23, 2006

balcony boards north view. Originally uploaded by complicitytheory. I put down a new removable wood deck cover, so I can sit on the ground and not get my butt dirty. Note plants: catgrass, rosemary, lavender, basil, and peppers on the shelf at the end.

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