Resource Spotlight: Chris Hadfield and the Canadian Space Agency

Most, if not all of you, may have heard about Canada’s own astronaut Chris Hadfield.  An Air Force pilot, Col. Hadfield is most known for his work with the Canadian Space Agency and NASA – living under the ocean, two shuttle missions and, most recently and famously, commanding the International Space Station.  Our Canadian astronaut more »

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Resource Spotlight: Free Coursera Online Courses

How about some free, reputable, professional development opportunities that you can do right from your own home? At the beginning of the year, I mentioned Coursera.org in a post about free, online learning opportunities.  I’d like to revisit that site specifically this week. First, let me give you a quick run down about what exactly more »

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Resource Spotlight: Khan Academy & Open Courses

Last week, we encouraged you to pursue new professional development opportunities through networking.    This week, I would like to point you to several excellent, free, online resources to enhance your learning! I would like to highlight Khan Academy.  The site hosts thousands of educational videos on a variety of math, science and history topics.  The videos more »

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