June 2010

Slakah the Beathchild & Tinksek Interview

June 16, 2010

Slakah the Beatchild is a talented producer who has worked with artists such as Drake, Divine Brown, Glenn Lewis, Nelly Furtado and Melanie Durrant. He is in the groups Art of Fresh and Slakadeliqs. Tingsek is a soul artist and producer from [Keep Reading]

Teaching Tip Tuesdays – Leadership

June 15, 2010

Imagine that you belong to a group of children. You all want to do something, but you can’t decide what exactly. (1) Three boys want to go on a hike. Two girls want to go to the mall. One boy thinks watching television is just fine. The last boy [Keep Reading]

Boomtown – Awesome TV

June 14, 2010

I can’t believe that this show almost completely slipped by my radar. It is amazing and one of the best shows I’ve seen in a long time. Unfortunately, it got cancelled five years ago. I had never heard of it before. I saw it in the 2 for $10 bin [Keep Reading]

Cadence Weapon Interview

June 12, 2010

Cadence Weapon was at the 2010 Stylus DJ Awards to accept a posthumous award on behalf of his father. T.E.D.D.Y was inducted into the Stylus DJ Hall of Fame for his groundbreaking work in Canadian radio. We had the chance to sit down and talk with [Keep Reading]

Boi 1da Interview

June 11, 2010

Boi 1da took home Canadian Producer of the Year at the 2010 Stylus DJ Awards. I had the chance to catch up with him backstage for an interview. You can download the interview for free, you can stream it with the player at the bottom of this post, or [Keep Reading]

Jester and Chief Interview

June 10, 2010

The Worldwide Wakeup Show on 89.5 CIUT won College Radio Show of the Year at the 2010 Stylus DJ Awards. The talented DJs from that show stopped by the DOPEfm booth for this interview. You can stream it, along with all of our coverage of these [Keep Reading]

Comics Meme

June 9, 2010

I found this meme at Calvin’s Canadian Cave of Cool and decided to give it a try. 1. Did you read comics as a kid? I didn’t really get into comic books until I was about 12 years old. I remember one day, my family went to a flea market and [Keep Reading]

The World Cup in Your Classroom

June 8, 2010

The World Cup is the biggest sporting event in the world. However it doesn’t seem to get as much coverage or attention in Canada as it should. We seem to focus on hockey, football, baseball, and the Olympics with much more attention than we [Keep Reading]

The Illusion of Permanence Online

June 7, 2010

MarkersOriginally uploaded by blip . The Internet is always there for us. It is like a window into amazing resources that we can tap into forever. Right? Wrong? I spent over two hours looking for a teaching resource that I have used time and time [Keep Reading]

Reflection Eternal Concert

June 6, 2010

Talib Kweli is one of the most respected MCs and lyricists in hip-hop. He was been making great music since 1997. Hi Tek has made a name for himself as a sought after producer and DJ. He’s produced hip-hop classics and has quite the catalogue [Keep Reading]
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