Part 3 THINK 2015 Workshop Notes: Bringing Research to the Crowd

Part 3 THINK 2015 Workshop Notes: Bringing Research to the Crowd

Research is bridging the gap between scientists, industry and the public to enable ever-faster solutions through scientific advancements. How do cloud-based resources support Ontario’s research, education and innovation communities’ collaborations one another?Moderator: Mark ZimmermanSpeakers: John Helliker, Glenn Smith, Carolyn McGregorEmbrace ... Continue Reading
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Part 1 THINK 2015 Workshop Notes: Break and Remake Learning

We know that our educations systems must change to prepare students for a future we can’t fathom. With discussion from emerging leaders using technology to enable self-directed, collaborative, participatory learning in our own backyard, here are the key takeaways. Workshop Moderator: ... Continue Reading
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Lessons Learned – Advanced Computing Workshop 2015

On March 5, 2015, an array of research technology leaders met in Toronto for ORION's Advanced Computing Workshop, supported by Compute Ontario. Of the latest developments and key issues related to the uptake of cloud computing, early adopters in Ontario ... Continue Reading
What Keeps Teachers Up at Night?

What Keeps Teachers Up at Night?

Do you identify with these sentiments from Ontario educators about technology in the classroom? From connectivity to accessibility to devices per student, read about the key issues that concern these today's K-12 teachers.Nathan Karstulovich (Durham District School Board), Lisa Noble ... Continue Reading