Personality Type/Giftings Seminar

My work (Teen Challenge) ran a Giftings Seminar on Saturday. It was very good. I’ve done a few of these before so I was prepared. Surprise, surprise I’m an encourager. Well it’s no surprise really but it is good to hear about these things and have things sorta confirmed. My second giftings were equally teaching, … [Read more…]

Jesus, Spirituality, Software & Make Poverty History

Some of my web wanderings today: jesus.com.au is a very interesting website. From the site: “Jesus.com.au is an experimental knowledgebase; it’s a personal site interested in promoting meaningful discussion between practitioners of Jesus-focused spirituality and several others of interest, including Atheism and Paganism. It’s not your standard-issue Christian site. Don’t expect it to be.” There … [Read more…]

Australian Edubloggers, Open Source In Libraries

I listed my blog on this wiki today. Others involved in education in Australia might like to list their blogs there too. I also came across this article about getting open source into libraries. Open Source In Libraries It’s interesting but it does look difficult unless you already have a good relationship with your librarian.

The One Page Linux Manual

I’ve always found this a very useful sheet of paper to have around. It can be downloaded from http://homepage.powerup.com.au/~squadron/ I have one at home and one in my work bag. I might even put a copy on my laptop too. Does anyone know of any more of these sort of resources?

Ask Oxford: Free Online Dictionary

I was reading Planet Linux Australia and came across this:Ask Oxford the free online dictionary. It’s got sections: Ask The Experts Better Writing World Of Words Games and more I love the word games and I’m printing some out for Jessica for school too. It’s a good homeschool resource. Some of the harder games we’ll … [Read more…]