new post: Welcome guest blogger, Clay Burell! - http://tinyurl.com/33vbsr
had to make some last changes to tomorrow’s final two NCCE presos. finished at last.
my son would flip if he was here and saw how amazing the OLPC is!
now glenn is recording live videos
we have 4 OLPCs chatting on mesh and several on wifi
at a great edublogger meetup w/Mark Ahlness, Glenn Malone, Scott Pendergrass and some spouses!
new podcast: Free Content + Open Tools + Massive Collaboration = Learning for All by Karen Fasimpaur - http://tinyurl.com/3db67v
new post: notes from Prenksy NCCE keynote, Engage Me or Enrage Me: Educating Today’s Digital Native Learners - http://tinyurl.com/39yhx9
new post: Free Content + Open Tools + Massive Collaboration = Learning for All - http://tinyurl.com/25cn7m
on the ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge Island…e
on top of the Space Needle (observation deck) in Seattle. Breathtaking!
@mdionne Mike- that voicethread shows it is open for public comment, if you are logged into voicethread you should be able to comment…
@garystager hey that is great! if you have time it would be great to grab a coffee or lunch together - i’ll direct msg you my cell #
@tonyvincent human and culinary diversity is great in Seattle too! :-)
@tonyvincent I will convey your regards. this is a GREAT city. pretty expensive, but a GREAT city. Geographic diversity here is superb!
@klmontgomery no but i’ll ask for a copy!
@mahlness wifi at the NCCE conference (in my workshop room) was rockin FAST tonight. I’m on my cell data card now, and it’s pretty speedy 2
@ELanghorst are you presenting Wed? I’m just presenting in the morning. Want to have lunch together? SMS or call tomorrow! :-) c u soon!
@dabernethy we did see some amazing fruit at the Pike market today… we may have to try some of the strawberries, basedon your your praise!
new post: Responses to Growing Up Online - http://tinyurl.com/23nush
1st workshop at NCCE is over. I’m ready for sleep!
my 1st NCCE workshop starts in 1 hour
I am in awe of the geography of the Pacific northwest. 1st time my wife has ever been here
just landed in Seattle. Rainier is partially shrouded in cloud. Reminds me of NZ Cloud Piercer
new post: Learning should be an invitation, not a mandate - http://tinyurl.com/37d4ue
just landed in Denver enroute to NCCE in Seattle
@ijohnpederson that is the great challenge, isn’t in John?! Well said.
@AngelaMaiers excellent. thanks for the feedback! :-)
new post: Knowledge and learning require both transmission and construction - http://tinyurl.com/2kn9uj
new post: Advocating for differentiated content filtering - http://tinyurl.com/yvx4hz
new post: Compelling Oklahoma Oral Histories - http://tinyurl.com/2op45b
@mahlness I will pass along the thanks! :-)
new podcast: Educators Share Learning Points about Audacity, Switch, and Mobile Audio Recording - http://tinyurl.com/2zg76m
enjoying a wonderful fire in the fireplace with the family here… a great Saturday, as Saturdays should be…
working on publishing a podcast from our workshop last week, with participant reflections on using audacity, switch and their recorders…
@edventures how fun! stay warm- and if you take pics, by all means please twit me a link. we’d love to see them!
new post for TechLearning: A superintendent enthused about digital storytelling - http://tinyurl.com/2rnbsc
new post: Why Celebrate Oklahoma Voices Matters - http://tinyurl.com/26s64d
i think every university needs to be moving toward coursecasting with echo360 or a comparable solution - http://www.echo360.tv
@klmontgomery no public comment…
@lkolb they need to offer educator pricing. they can give away presenter packs of votes to conference presenters, like pbwiki
@klmontgomery she drew her Presidential assignment out of a hat. random selection.
@klmontgomery i’m frustrated, I’m mad, I’m disappointed, I’m angry, and I’m muzzled. lovely……
new post: Mathcasts and Presidential reports on VoiceThread - http://tinyurl.com/ysco8z
new post: Boundaries of IM and SMS messaging with students - http://tinyurl.com/34zx7r
@lkolb Liz, she is Rhonda H, the theater teacher at Yukon HS. I interviewed her for a 6 min podcast during a break - will publish soon!
@plugusin - yes, those fried pies were great! :-) the podcast URL won’t work in tiny url tho… so i am posting it next
met Rhonda, a fantasticly energetic theater teacher today - uses SMS all the time w/ her students
finally getting a bite to eat - Bad Brads BBQ in Yukon, OK. Yum!
@kevinessdack what a great secret weapon! Your family secret weapon is going to have to teach mine how to do those things at some point! :-)
new post: Good morning, your workshop materials have been blocked - http://tinyurl.com/2xuac5
polleverywhere ROCKS. wow. will show this in a preso tomorrow in Yukon, OK. http://www.polleverywher…
new post: Oklahoma Students: Modeling Digital Education and 1 to 1 Learning - http://tinyurl.com/2k385l
@ELanghorst thanks for the heads up on the email. Always a good idea at this point! Looking forward to NCCE with you in a couple weeks! :-)
working on my first mathcast with alexander, i’m doing an example one then he’s going to make one - using voicethread, skitch and flickr
@digitalmaverick - yeah, that was a very GLARING error! thanks SO much for bringing that to my attention. it is fixed!
@smartinez thanks for the comment - it was in the moderation queue and i approved it - thanks for the heads up too!
@digitalmaverick what page or post is the typo on? thanks!
@jameshollis well, I’ve worked in my son’s 4th grade class and with his teacher, been working to get voicethread approved for use since sept
@petrock wow. very cool. Do you work with Dr Lessig formally?
new post: Computers for just testing and math games - http://tinyurl.com/2yb3oz
new blog post: The Corporation documentary: A big eye opener - http://tinyurl.com/ypev3h
@petrock I use the term intellectual property because copyright law is based on ideas of IP. what is protected, and what reuse rights are
new post: Discussing Copyright, Creative Commons, IP and Education - http://tinyurl.com/2vvasl
@shalls thanks for the feedback. i’m paying for that connectivity out of pocket- i really don’t think i have a choice - i need it!
new post: BYOB - Bring Your Own Bandwidth - http://tinyurl.com/yt9o4o
new blog post: Technical troubleshooting and tinkering are essential skills - http://tinyurl.com/2a6hbd
new post: The merits of multiple perspectives in the classroom - http://tinyurl.com/36j27m
new podcast: Pedagogic Crimes Against Students - http://tinyurl.com/2h3f2k
@megormi I don’t think so, I think schools can apply, I have not read the entire RFP tho
@mguhlin no, the k12online grant was from the MacArthur foundation
write a collaborative distance learning RUS grant, get a piece of $500K for your school by April - http://tinyurl.com/2jazmk
new post: Hatred, Racism, the 1st Governor of Oklahoma, WikiPedia, and “approved textbook history” - http://tinyurl.com/3282bh
back on OKC from an Internet safety preso in Watonga
@karynromeis that is a pretty safe bet, knowing what I do about Stephen! ;-)
new post on Techlearning: What is digital citizenship? - http://tinyurl.com/2umpq2
@cathyjo staying up later than I should…..
@kkliegman excellent - those were great projects, and your students really did a lot of good thinking to create them.
@karynromeis he’s pretty philosophical, but he may be a comic fan too, who knows?!
new post: Conversations about Digital Citizenship continue on Ustream.tv - http://tinyurl.com/2utf9m
new post: Research-based support for digital storytelling and Dual-Coding Theory - http://tinyurl.com/29uzks
just presented in Vicki Allen’s TCEA preso “Global Voices” over Skype!
new post and archived Ustream.tv video: Discussing Digital Citizenship: Rights and Responsibilities - http://tinyurl.com/257chx
new post: Hank Thompson WWII Interview - http://tinyurl.com/2lbh2m
new post: my notes from The Future is Unwritten by Miguel Guhlin (OTA keynote) - http://tinyurl.com/2ez2rc
@mstina I’m using Lance Ford’s AT&T wireless laptop data access card!
@mstina cool, hope to see you later today or tomorrow!
@jmaklary sorry — I could have brought a secondary camera or 2nd laptop to ustream miguel but I didn’t, and I wanted to blog his address.
new post: The dream is alive: Online at OTA via AT&T Wireless - http://tinyurl.com/26zu3g
all resources from Miguel’s keynote today: http://snipurl.com/ota20…
Miguel has started his OTA conference: “In my free time, I serve as instructional technology director for San Antonio ISD” :-)
arrived at the Cox Center in downtown OKC- Miguel Guhlin is our OTA keynoye!
arrived at the Cox Center in downtown OKC- Miguel Guhlin is our OTA key
new post: Malware dangers on social networking sites used to justify blocking - http://tinyurl.com/32bk7w
new post: Calling all Oklahoma Digital Storytellers! - http://tinyurl.com/yoaz8e
Celebrate Oklahoma Voices presentation slides for Wed are now done. Whew. http://teachdigital.pbwi…
slides for tomorrow’s OTA preso on K12Online07 are finished thanks to Lani and Darren’s hard work! - http://tinyurl.com/23grj8
@OkGardner Do you know any homeschool groups here in the OKC metro area interested in presentations on internet safet- digital citizenship?
@ukucheck WOW. Have a blast on your field trip to Volcanoes Nat’l Park. What an opportunity! If you take pics please send a link to @wfryer!
working on slide presentations for OTA presos tomorrow and Wed…
One way twitter is better than email. No Spam. (So far. This is not shared as a challenge to spammers btw.)
new podcast: An Interview with Patrick Henry - http://tinyurl.com/2fkeea
new post: We are the revolutionaries! (conference preso notes and pics) http://tinyurl.com/2gyl2y
@smeech Wow, thanks Scott. Ironically I’ve considered writing a similar nomination post for Tim Tyson. We absolutely need better leadership.
i’m sure this will offend some, but too bad. new post: A contrary view of education and NCLB - http://tinyurl.com/26x5ty