Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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February 2009

Back in OKC - 24 hours of air and airport travel! in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/RiILqA

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I made it onto the earlier OKC flight on standby! Woohoo! in Irving, TX http://loopt.us/sgEe_g

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Landed DFW! in Irving, TX http://loopt.us/0CxhrA

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From a moviegoer’s perspective, Dec 2011 can’t get here fast enough! Peter Jackson and Co will present The Hobbit! - http://twurl.nl/63o4dd

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@rrodgers Did you get the $185 price for the Dell Inspiron 9? I heard that was the President’s Day special price. Did you go with Ubuntu?

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Boarding for our flight was delayed and is going VERY slowly… Still haven’t called my row yet. Hopefully I won’t be at the very front…

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@nzchrissy I certainly did - WONDERFUL trip! So fun you could join us virtually from Bangkok also! Very flat world… Plz say hi to @jutecht

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@mrw00dy do you know any kids 7-9 years old in NZ who would want to participate? I definitely know a 9 year old Oklahoman who is “in!” :-)

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@mrw00dy I think a collaborative NZ / Oklahoma cooking show would be fantastic! We could have themes and record separately or together…

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Boarding my flight to Los Angeles now. 12 hours of fun coming up…

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new post with videos: Geysers in Rotorua at Te Puia - http://twurl.nl/8cu64i

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@julener yes that’s certainly the 1st keynote for me which has begin with a collaborative dance. I highly recommend it actually. Energizing!

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@dragonsinger57 thanks for the travel wishes… the fun begins in an hour! :-)

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@mandybfox It’s already Saturday here in NZ. It’s 6:15 pm now…

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@dmdanker oh no, I’m an Okie now, don’t worry! I get back late late Saturday night. My flight takes off from Auckland in an hour…

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@mrmartinsclass excellent - so glad you got another NZ flat stanley contribution!

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Made it back up to Auckland from Rotorua. 3 hours till my flight to LA departs.

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Finished uploading all NZ photos. Still lots of video 2upload. Now I’m off to the airport for the marathon trip home! http://twurl.nl/y7e3rk

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new podcast: Transforming Pedagogy in NZ Schools, Duck Hunting in Hobbiton, Easy Talk Microphone, Kid Witness News - http://twurl.nl/aybidu

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Got on an earlier flight standby to DFW. I will just have 20 min for the OKC connection tho. in Los Angeles, CA http://loopt.us/nc5-vw

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Back in the USA! Landed at LAX after a 12 hour flight from NZ in Los Angeles, CA http://loopt.us/iEVrHg

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this is a video of Erewhon Sheep Station on NZ South Island - one of the most remote and beautiful places I’ve been - http://twurl.nl/2pl1is

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In flight entertainment system is being rebooted. Maybe it’s running WinXP? Airport wifi still reaching out to the 747 on the tarmac. Nice.

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@dragonsinger57 @mrw00dy Why don’t we consider a multinational cooking show? This would be a delight. Idea for http://storychasers.org ?

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OK, finally boarding now. Good night and good luck! LAX here we come.

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Listening to “Wake me up before you Go Go” by Wham on NZ radio at the Cybershack Internet Cafe in Rotorua, NZ (I didn’t choose the station!)

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new post: Metered, commercial WiFi common in New Zealand - http://twurl.nl/caw3jr

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new post: Discussing importance of good questions and inquiry with Kiwi primary teachers, YouTube karaoke - http://twurl.nl/p5yu5k

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Mrs Dell’s NZ class writing blog of 6 year olds from 2008 - this is independent writing (not edited) precious - http://twurl.nl/wqsxv2

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new post: Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools by Erin Freeman and Heath Sawyer - http://twurl.nl/xdikkq

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@kiwispouse the “non-negotiables” are principles included in the new NZ curriculum

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@Durff I’ll relay to @efreeman !

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@ThatsTwit This is a wonderful place for sure. I spoke with a former Texas teacher this am who contrasted NZ teaching with TX. More autonomy

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@snbeach very cool. You know, this is definitely one of the most wonderful conferences I’ve been to to date! :-)

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@nzchrissy I’m sorry I had to cut off the Ustream - the bandwidth in the room seemed to be suffering and I didn’t want to hog it -

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@ELanghorst eric can you retweet that link using a URL shortener like tinyurl? The link got cut off…

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@efreeman @heheboy have you all gathered somewhere for a pre-dinner beverage? I feel out of the loop without a cell phone and SMS!

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Kiwi educators! Please join this 6 year old’s Flat Stanley project! http://flatstanleytexas…. - http://tinyurl.com/day4wx

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@mrmartinsclass here’s my contribution to your Flat Stanley project! http://www.flickr.com/ph…

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RT @mrmartinsclass Have fun and support a 6yr old’s class project on Flat Stanley - http://flatstanleytexas….

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I stopped the Ustream, I don’t think the wifi network was liking it -

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thanks @heheboy for the link to the ehtherpad backchannel discussion for Andy Hargreaves’ keynote! http://etherpad.com/7WRS… -

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@mrw00dy doing great in @efreeman and @heheboy presentation on collaboration!

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@mrw00dy doing great in @efreeman and @heheboy presentation on collaboration!

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Live Ustream Erin Freeman and Heath Sawyer’s session on collaboration at learn@school09 - http://tinyurl.com/wesus… -

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Here is the Chatzy room for Learning@School09 we setup today - http://tinyurl.com/lats09 - pw=1234 - - feel free to join in!

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This is the Chatzy chat log from my “Powerful Blending” workshop today - http://twurl.nl/ejoocw -

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new post: Getting Attention in the Laptop Classroom - http://twurl.nl/6rmasf - Notes from Jamie McKenzie’s early bird session today

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Slides for my Friday Learning@School 09 keynote in Rotorua, NZ are available via Slideshare - http://twurl.nl/zq6v2h

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I’ve been listening to a couple of guys discuss the history of Thursday Island. Fascinating. http://tinyurl.com/bc6eb6

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Airport wifi here in Auckland is about $10 US for 4 hours. Of course it would be nice if it was free, but I’m grateful it’s available at all

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Now I’m in Auckland waiting for my flight to Rotorua which leaves in 1.5 hours. Hopefully this flight will be on schedule!

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Two of my flights to Rotorua have been cancelled today due to “engineering problems.” Glad those problems were not discovered in flight!

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Please say hello & follow year 7 and 8 teacher from Hamilton, NZ - Erin Free@efreemanemats09 her class wiki http://tinyurl.com/aeaexc

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new post: Creating and Managing Digital Portfolios Using Adobe Acrobat by Allanah King - http://twurl.nl/r0507v -

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listening to @Allanahk present about digital portfolios and PDF format (didn’t know you could embed video)

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@FionaGrant I’m delighted to be able to learn about the new curriculum - I think the idea of “non-negotiables”is excellent.

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@dragonsinger57 thanks for the Twitterfall link, looks like a good way to follow hashtags - http://twitterfall.com - @Lats09

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new post from this morning’s keynote: Hooked on Learning by Pam Hook - http://twurl.nl/nmcmeo -

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new post: Join the Internet Blackout - Protest Against Guilt Upon Accusation Laws in NZ - http://twurl.nl/aod4j2 -

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Thanks @dragonsinger57 for link NZ Internet Blackout (Guilt Upon Accusation) campaign - http://creativefreedom.o…

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@dragonsinger57 it certainly is great to bring in student as well as teacher perspectives via video in the keynote :-)

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@janenicholls was the solo taxonomy developed with ICT in mind at all, or was it developed independent of work on ICT?

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so does Pam work for the Ministry of education here in NZ? She is very keen on the new curriculum.

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Live tweets from Learning@School this week - http://twurl.nl/gwdbqd

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new post and video: Videos of the Rangitata Valley and Mt Sunday - http://twurl.nl/7yqxtl

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new post: Erewhon, Mt Sunday (Edoras) and the Rangitata Valley - http://twurl.nl/x1ruk1

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new post: EETT Funding (Title IID) Updates - http://twurl.nl/a84mgf

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RT @isteconnects U.S. Educational Technology Funding Updates http://tinyurl.com/cs6xmo

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Just skyped with video back to my family in Oklahoma from here in Geraldine, New Zealand. (Where it’s Tuesday already!)

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new post: Explorations enroute to and in Christchurch, New Zealand - http://twurl.nl/lii5sa

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new learning signs post and qik video: NZ Travel Update: LAX - http://twurl.nl/hykc65

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Landed LAX. Flight to New Zealand is in 2.5 hours. in Los Angeles, CA http://loopt.us/4G8MvQ

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new post and Qik video: NZ Travel Update: DFW - http://twurl.nl/g5tld6

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new post: iPhone Mobile AA Battery Charger Found - http://twurl.nl/b7rkqt

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Incredibly my bag weighted EXACTLY 50 lbs at checkin in OKC! in Grapevine, TX http://loopt.us/3iMsJg

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Now Loopt should be updating Twitter which updates Facebook :-) in Grapevine, TX http://loopt.us/fZEfzw

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Landed DFW in Grapevine, TX http://loopt.us/I4DUrg

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I’m getting packed for New Zealand. Flight leaves in 5 hours. I’m getting a bit nervous! (But excited of course.)

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Thanks to @jed my cycorder videos can now be accessed via airsharing. sweet! The ssh required to do this is beyond me http://twurl.nl/ofxiow

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@whitechrisf1 I just did a search for Twitter in Facebook after I logged in, and the integration app was the first search result.

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@datruss interesting. I guess I am not sure how to differentiate my FB and twitter audience. I think there is big overlap. Not positive tho.

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At what point will using Facebook cause users’ brains to explode due to information overload?

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Just added the Twitter application to my Facebook, so my facebook status should update with twitter now. Hopefully.

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@chrissiebutler that is so great! Seedlings is a wonderful place for PD, support, networking and ideas. http://tinyurl.com/yqpmmm

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@dmdanker @drwilson that is fantastic! Is there a way we can get her to share this on COV, as a post or comment to that video?

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new post: Students interviewing students over Skype at school - http://twurl.nl/sv21rh

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new post: Join in book talk conversations about Little Brother by Cory Doctorow - http://twurl.nl/l8xg7i

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Tuning in to the Seedlings webcast tonight, it starts in 3 minutes! http://edtechtalk.com/li…

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new post: Does your organization embrace innovation and creativity, or seek to shoot change agents? - http://twurl.nl/j27i5m

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RT @isteconnects Introducing Your NECC 2009 Community Manager http://tinyurl.com/bcadak

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new podcast: Copyright for Educators (ITSC 2009 Portland) - http://twurl.nl/8an6fi

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@hendron You are most welcome - do you have a link to the copyright resources you are putting together?

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new post: Copyright for Educators SlideShare with Audio - http://twurl.nl/edtnzd

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I learned today that the new Macbook laptop does not come with a firewire port, just USB. End of an era. http://www.apple.com/mac…

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At last ITSC09 is over for me! 3 workshops and 2 sessions in 2 days. Whew.

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new post: Marco Torres Keynote: ITSC 2009 Portland - http://twurl.nl/06l8p2

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new post: Feedback via Gabcast, VoiceThread and Qik from ITSC 2009 - http://twurl.nl/sfosdt

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@quyen indeed it is a great video - we’re going to have a similar cell phone digital video contest in Oklahoma this October - fun!

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new post: Film on the Fly: Get your Cell Phones Ready for Movie Making! - http://twurl.nl/zzy8je

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@monjan Great job creating your Matrix style video with @teach42 - I love it!!! http://tinyurl.com/ckyx65

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new post; Mountains on the descent into Portland - http://twurl.nl/w0bjmu

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new post: Copyright for Educators - http://twurl.nl/knipal

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@bcrosby @SteveArrowood no rain in OKC or KC, or here, so I do not know… smell is not strange… never had this happen before

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Good news: my luggage was just delivered. Bad news: My pants and shirts inside are wet for some reason. Very strange. At least it’s here.

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Well, my luggage still hasn’t arrived from Oklahoma. Nice. At least the hotel loans toothbrushes and a razor. Glad I didn’t fly in flipflops

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Akismet is one of the best tools invented, certainly when it comes to blog comment spam. WOW. I love it and can’t live w/out it. :-)

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new post: Sir Ken Robinson on Creativity and Transforming our Schools (ITSC 2009) - http://twurl.nl/jt8oby

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@jed I have had a couple of crashes due to Springboard. Should I uninstall something?

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@isteconnects RT New blog post: The Many Roles of Skype in the Classroom http://tinyurl.com/dxoyfn

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new post: Bill Gates on Education Reform in Feb 2009 - http://twurl.nl/m7x80j

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one of the best stories @willrich45 shared at OTA09 - Internet Cartoon Pays Off For Kansas Candidate - http://twurl.nl/17w31d

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new post: Fun with XTimeline and myWebspiration - http://twurl.nl/cgra05

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helped my daughter create XTimeline tonite about Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, iframe embed 2 Wordpress wont work tho - http://twurl.nl/mi3is1

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new post: Howe Oklahoma Students lead virtual field trip at Fort Smith, Arkansas - http://twurl.nl/1bfgr4

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Wow, great discussion on Skype with Classroom 2.0 Live. We had 109 folks in the Elluminate room. Flashbacks to K12Online fireside chats!

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5 minutes till the start of classroom 2.0 live, talking about skype collaboration for learning - http://live.classroom20….

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just recorded a live qik webcast - going to try to webcast from Pops in Arcadia where we are headed for bfast - http://qik.com/video/103…

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My 5 year old’s Valentine’s Day present was her first membership to Club Penguin. She had 3000 coins and has played for months sans membrshp

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@zeitz I didn’t know that. I did watch Guy Kawasaki talk about the power of twitter on Fora.tv today tho - http://tinyurl.com/dbkkgs

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Received over 100 VoiceThread comments this past week, I let them back up and just now moderated them. That’s a lot of comments.

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@jed excellent - I saw Quickgold but wasn’t sure that was it. Getting it now. Got SBsettings. Not sure how clippie is started/used?

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new post: Using Skype to Collaborate (Classroom 2.0 Live this Saturday morning) - http://twurl.nl/fxrsn0

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@jed what are you using for your app launcher? I thought you said you used Quicksilver but I can’t find that one.

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@jed you are the MAN! Thanks so much for helping me today. I recorded my first qik webstream video tonight… Even better ones are 2 come!

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I have successfully jailbroken (but NOT “unlocked”) my iPhone. Post to follow tomorrow… http://blog.iphone-dev.o…

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@TParks How did the virtual field trips go today?!

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iTunes Genius reccs just convinced me to buy “Saved by Zero” by The Fixx. Oh I love 80s music…. :-)

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It’s like iTunesU without iTunes required. http://academicearth.org - thanks @jutecht

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Links and content have been updated on the post “How We Use Open Source Software and Why You Should Too” from OTA09 - http://twurl.nl/0xvy26

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OK make that a “Likert” scale….

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new post: Sub-$100 Netbooks are coming - http://twurl.nl/6le8tj

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Just watched a YouTube video on creating light saber effects with Motion. Tedious! http://tinyurl.com/dzla2c

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The fiber optic cable to our building is now completely in place and terminated. It is a 30 or 50 strand bundle. Amazing to imagine…

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new post: SINGing the Praises of NING by Dawn Danker - http://twurl.nl/ibgqrb

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new post: Anonymous Proxies, Spam and Email Archiving Simplified and Explained (a vendor preso from OTA09) - http://twurl.nl/zkkjri

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new post: Student-Created Virtual Field Trips: Howe Public Schools Live and On Location! - http://twurl.nl/1nzve1

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Day #2 of the Oklahoma Technology Association’s conference in OKC. Hopefully we won’t have any tornados today. (real ones)

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new post: One of the best visual presentations I’ve ever seen - http://twurl.nl/raxcb4

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new post: 161 Museums in Oklahoma! - http://twurl.nl/zgjtde

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new post: How We Use Open Source Software and Why You Should Too - http://twurl.nl/lyd27u

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new post: Will Richardson’s OTA09 Breakout - RSS: Connecting Ideas and Knowledge - http://twurl.nl/60jq5a

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Crazy day at OTA, tornado was just on the ground reportedly in Edmond, tornado sirens are going off again here in downtown OKC

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new post: Opening Session: Oklahoma Technology Association Conference 2009 - http://twurl.nl/gnieey

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Does anyone have the link for the 2009 OTA conference keynote for Will Richardson? I’m looking for the link.

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new post: Webcasts from the Oklahoma Technology Assistance Center (OTAC) - http://twurl.nl/c1ns8o

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Heard about this Friday - Hackers in Austin reprogrammed highway signs to warn of zombies ahead. :-) http://tinyurl.com/amf8gt

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I have created a Chatzy room for this week’s OTA conference in Oklahoma City. Password is 1234. Access it via http://tinyurl.com/ota09

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new post: A fantastic community conversation on education and workforce needs - http://twurl.nl/57xth6

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new post: ISTEconnects: Cell Phone Audio Recordings and another NECC Travel $ Opportunity - http://twurl.nl/gx06a1

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RT @isteconnects New blog post: Attend NECC for free on ISTE! http://tinyurl.com/bpma3d

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Good grief. 62 new comments have come in for VoiceThreads my kids have created and I have created - all over the weekend.

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RT @isteconnects New blog post: Cell Phones as Audio Recorders http://tinyurl.com/cyeu2p

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Almost finished adding ideas and links to my “Digital Magic Tricks” wiki for OTA conference next week - http://handouts.wesfryer…

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there are a TON of interesting “download management” plugins for FireFox (all free of course) - http://twurl.nl/obb2ho

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thanks @lkolb for http://pixelpipe.com - permits cross-posting of media content on over 60 different social media sites

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new post: Creating Custom iPhone and iPod Touch Flashcards with gFlash and Google Documents - http://twurl.nl/23m87j

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Downloading GraphicConverter (free, Mac only) to batch modify 30 photos for iPhone flashcards - http://twurl.nl/eabp05

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@smartinez thanks :-)

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new post: Internet safety and our need to connect with teens - http://twurl.nl/0mwbkd

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OK, I feel I bit silly misspelling Larry Lessig’s last name in my last tweet. The post title is fixed now, at any rate…

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new post: Larry Lessing on the idiocy of current US copyright law - http://twurl.nl/rb11bm

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new podcast: How to Create a Great PowerPoint Without Breaking the Law: Take 2.0 by Alvin Trusty - http://twurl.nl/zjz0ot

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new post: President Obama: Please make REAL education transformation your goal - http://twurl.nl/p2cu0t

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New ISTEconnects blog post: Get a scholarship from netTrekker for NECC http://tinyurl.com/bkg5rl

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new post: iPhone iTalk Application: A Great Event Recorder - http://twurl.nl/aaay1k

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new learning signs post: Arrow of Light Ceremony - http://twurl.nl/g01o0k

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new post: Comparing Broadband USB Options for Laptops - http://twurl.nl/15cxys

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new podcast: Educator Voices from the eTechOhio 2009 Conference - http://twurl.nl/a1ltif

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new post: How to Create a Great PowerPoint Without Breaking the Law: Take 2.0 by Alvin Trusty - http://twurl.nl/fc1440

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new post: Cellphones in the classroom? Yes way! by Ryan Collins - http://twurl.nl/yr0gvx

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new post: An iPod Touch in Every Classroom by Kelly Croy - http://twurl.nl/nzo7iu

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From NPR today: India unveiling prototype for $20 laptop - Someone in my eTechOhio session just shared this - http://twurl.nl/7zht7e

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I have created a Chatzy backchannel room for eTechOhio (password: ohio) - http://tinyurl.com/etech…

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Resources for my keynote on “Reinventing Education for the 21st Century” is on http://handouts.wesfryer…

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Here at eTechOhio in Columbus, ready to start my keynote in 15 min. No Ustream today, but it will be on Ohio’s new iTunesU channel.

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new post: eTechOhio, School Reform Ideas and Smaller PDF Files - http://twurl.nl/qp26ck

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