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This Extend Daily is a great chance for me to reflect on happiness. Thanks @ontarioextend for the opportunity. I found this quote that I think spoke to my heart.

"If you want to find happiness, find gratitude" - Steve Maraboli

Happiness & Gratitude

And here's some curated pictures on happiness.

Sharon
Sharon
Our kids
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I'm exploring my new MacBook Pro. I asked Siri "What time is it?" - it told me the time and then said "Happy St. Patrick's Day!"

I always get excited when I get a new laptop - a new thing to explore. It certainly feels much faster than the 3-year old laptop it replaced - so much snappier! But I be...

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In our ADP session today, we had a three-way videoconferencing session with our Owen Sound, Orillia, and Barrie campuses. We've come a long way from the early days of videoconferencing at the college. Sound is so much better now thanks to the hard work of our Media Services department.

We also use...

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I love camera apps! So today I tried Halide. With Halide you can do manual focus, set the ISO, etc. Here's shot of the new N Building at Georgian.

shot with Halide

I hardly use Halide, but it's a cool app. But I do use Hipstamatic. Here are two shots taken with different lenses and films. If you have not tried H...

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When students come to class, we can't assume they know how to learn effectively. Fortunately, The Learning Scientists have an awesome set of resources on this. They have downloadable materials on the following strategies

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