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Digital Teaching: A Community of Practice

I am delighted to participate in one of the formal Community of Practice groups established by the School of Contemporary Teaching and Learning (SCTL) at St. Lawrence College. Digital Teaching Practices is a particularly fitting topic this year, and I feel I can say without fear of contradiction, that we have all learned a great deal during the last 12 months in terms of teaching in an online world. Clearly online is here to stay; there was never any doubt […]

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How to R

If you found this useful, how about a round of applause? I forget how to do a lot in R when I only do it once every year or two. I also wanted a place to keep track of my favorite packages. So: Table of Contents Updating R with installr formatR Knitr Installing and loading packages Including icons and animation Project management: ProjectTemplate Citation, papaja, and BetterBibTeX Quick copy from Zotero Different in-text citation forms papaja All things Xaringan: Presentation […]

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Next-Level In-Class Screen Annotation

Remote teaching during the SARS-CoV2 pandemic isn’t much different from what I normally do, insofar as I’m still teaching from my home office to students that (mostly) were planning on being online, regardless. I’d been wondering what I can do to improve my engagement with the on-screen content during live class sessions. Like many, I’m using Zoom (which I’ve talked about in terms of using OBS to spice up your Zoom calls) and, while I think the annotation tools provided […]

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Todd Likes Crafts

I loved the wood shop class in high school! We were asked to make all the usual stuff, but I always went a little further with my projects. I was not satisfied with the knotty pine we were given to create a notepad and pen holder. I wanted oak. Red Oak. So my dad and I went to the local lumber yard and looked for some red oak. It was beautiful! I was in love. My teacher was excited that […]

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AAO 2021 Virtual Conference

The Archives Association of Ontario is hosting the 2021 Annual Conference virtually from May 11-14, 2021. With the theme of “Doing The Work:  From Colonial Pasts to Inclusive Futures”, the 2021 conference will offer archival workers and allied professionals the opportunity to discuss areas of archival theory and practice that address racism, colonialism, and community centered approaches … Continue reading AAO 2021 Virtual Conference

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