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12 Good Resources for Learning About National Parks

Tomorrow is the start of National Parks week here in the United States. So I’ve put together the following list of resources to help students learn about individual National Parks as well as the park system on the whole.  A Great...

8 Coping Mechanisms to Deal With Exam Stress

Picture this. Exam schedules are out. You click on that dreaded button and… BAM!!! 5 exams in 4 days! Your heart starts beating fast. You’re feeling nauseous. You panic. The exam anxiety starts pouring in and you start to wonder how to...

Loom Adds Transcriptions and Captions

Loom is one of my favorite Chrome extensions for making short tutorial videos. In the last year I’ve made a few tutorials about different ways to use Loom. Some of those include recording videos from your Gmail inbox and making whiteb...

Five Collections of Historical Maps

As I mentioned in my previous post, reading this new BBC article about the rediscovery of the first 3D map in Europe prompted me to look through my archives for collections of historical maps. Here are some collections of historical maps th...

9 Things No One Told Me Before Going Into First Year

No, but seriously, WHY DIDN’T ANYONE TELL ME THIS?!?!?!? (Insert a hundred more exclamation marks.) There are a lot of things I wish I knew before going into first year. I learned them the hard way so you don’t have to. If you’re read...

Looking for Affordable Student Housing? Good Luck

Every year, students across Canada ask themselves the question, “Where am I going to live next year?” Thanks to a lack of affordable student housing, it’s becoming increasingly harder to answer. Editor’s Note: As many students conti...

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What can make a bow or bowstring break when attempting to shoot?

My grandfather, Russ Willcox used to make recurve bows for a living, he was kind of famous for it. From my experience growing up around him and in the company of archers, it is far more common for a bow to break than the string. The string ...

5 Ideas for Using Threadit in School

This is an excerpt of my full article that I published on my other site, Practical Ed Tech.  Threadit is Google’s new tool for recording webcam and screencast videos. The best way to think of it is as “Google Docs meets Fli...

What Your Teacher Really Thinks of You: Confessions of a Grumpy Prof

Ok, listen up. I have a message for the students of Canada and I hear this is the place to get it read. Editor’s Note: This is one of our favourite articles from years past. And considering how frustrated everyone has been with the school...

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Transformation scenes

Are you aware that the skeletons of bipeds and quadrupeds have the same bones, arranged in the same way, for the most part? The major difference is that some bones are longer and some shorter, and the shapes a little different. For instance...

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