Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @wfryer ever

June 2010

@johnpeters @kcaise @woscholar thanks :-) I missed it as well. Have had a great time with my family tho - this was our only common week…

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New post: More Google Translate for Animals Videos http://bit.ly/cGrkuC

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Reading: Google Revamps Google News: http://ow.ly/1qFd3O

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@coolcatteacher thanku4 great notes! Panel was superb- I definitely would have been at that one if I could have made it2 this year!

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New post: If Google Moderator and YouTube are good enough for the White House, what about your classroom? http://bit.ly/aDhjpE

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Fantastic notes by @coolcatteacher on 1:1 implementation panel http://ow.ly/1qEXO1 (wish someone had podcasted this one!)

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@technolibrary a new online conf in Nov, they haven’t announced details yet, I think Elluminate is involved

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Best case I have read yet why we need Flash video and html5 is insufficient http://ow.ly/1qEXwM (from a Google engineer)

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License Songs for Your YouTube Videos at $1.99 Each: http://mashable.com/2010…

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NYTimes: Suit Over Faulty Computers Highlights Dell’s Decline http://nyti.ms/bXKh9r

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@icechic I am - no edtech blogging for me this week - I’m still reading and tweeting a bit tho :-) Hope was great!

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@technolibrary Steve & Lucy’s conference in Nov will be a live experience like th@k12onlineline will remain largely asynchronous I think

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Google Apps for Education certification program looks like a great opportunity! http://ow.ly/1qEW25

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cinjo Google Apps For Education Adopted by Two More States (CO and IA), Google Rolls Out Training Tools For Teachers http://bit.ly/au6UZl

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New post: Podstock 2010 will be here soon! http://bit.ly/aWtnm9

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@teacher24_70 well, I have been experimenting with @posterous and picposterous - great tools but everything hasn’t always gone as expected !

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Google Releases Browser-Based Mobile Viewer for Google Docs: http://ow.ly/24vwM via @mashable

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techsavvyteach Why aren’t textbook manufactuers building better digital content for students? Why am I only receiving PDFs of textbooks still?

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TeacherSabrina Extremism in school reform is not a virtue - http://bit.ly/cZJVtR

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New post: Copyright and licensing considerations when importing library audiobooks http://bit.ly/aewmAP

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Beware of cross-posting as a default setting for the iPhone app PicPosterous - if you use @posterous - can lead to LOTS of cross-posts!

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Anyone know why the Oklahoma Government 2.0 website is down? http://gov20a.com

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@jonbecker @cbell619 well, I think I’ll be able to do it… The posts are scheduled, and I’m not going to log into the blog for a week :-)

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New post: Optimize iTunes import settings for audio book CDs http://bit.ly/9ZcQru

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I have scheduled posts 4my blog 4the next 7 days: 1 per day. Can I go a week w/out blogging? It’s definitely possible. Now I’ll prove it!

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@ThirtySixthSpan outstanding. thanks. :-)

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@alicebarr no problem - it’s a good question and I hope you get some good responses :-)

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I just joined the new Seedlings page on Facebook, they are migrating from Ning because of $$$ - come join us! http://ow.ly/23mHW

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New post: Google Docs now supports free Optical Character Recognition (OCR) http://bit.ly/aafZkM

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RT @cogdog: Sweet! Another 20%er from Google. Now scanned docs of text can be OCR-ed into docs http://bit.ly/apXuI5 thx @cherylcolan

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RT @alicebarr: Looking at redesigning our school website. Do you have any great examples?

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@room214 I am positive that decision won’t push all the sites into that domain. That’s why it reminds me of false lottery promises…

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It’s good Google can do this- via @mashable: Google Remotely Flips the Kill Switch on Questionable Android Apps: http://ow.ly/1qDvAZ

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Reading: Sex domain gets official approval (reminds me of hollow promises made justifying lotteries) http://flne.ws/25072383 on Fluent News

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I’ve updated my “speaking” page w/descriptions for 5 breakout sessions & links from last week’s keynote 4 TX admins http://ow.ly/2336x

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New post: Online video editing with Kaltura and Stroome http://bit.ly/a85rIc

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Rdg: Obama’s Twitter hacker receives a suspended sentence http://flne.ws/25060844 on Fluent News

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I briefly held an iPhone 4 today at an AT&T store - wow it is thin and light! Not getting one yet at this point, tho…

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mcleod Did you know that ISTE has a ‘code of conduct’ for the conference backchannel? http://goo.gl/AVsz

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storychasers The Celebrate Oklahoma Voices learning community now has over 1000 members! Woo hoo! http://ow.ly/22TrK

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@bryanjack saugusedtech thanks - I wonder why it’s called “bespoke” though?

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Just deposited my first check with the @USAA iPhone app, taking photos of the front and back. Very slick and handy! Thanks USAA!

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@jmaklary that sounds like a good idea to me. I hope the Big12 will add 2 more so the championship can continue!

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I guess the Big12 won’t be able to have a football title game anymore under NCAA rules after CU and NE leave http://usat.me?38992786

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What is a “Bespoke essay” in the UK?

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New post: A visual contrast in old and new http://bit.ly/bFyW1N

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The quotations which relieved General McChrystal from duty http://post.ly/kXJW

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The most powerful services are now being delivered on mobile devices. -Google CEO Eric Schmidt via @mashable http://ow.ly/1qD4gi

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New post: Jaycut, not YouTube, has the best online, free video editor today http://bit.ly/a577Sh

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@luxEffect so far I think yes - 3.0 seems to work with all plugins

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@chadsansing it’s always a compliment to be given credit for the insightful wisdom of @willrich45 :-)

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@didactylos good point, that was a rather ethnocentric RT reference to “all” wasn’t it?! Thanks for the correction :-)

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Reading: Newspapers Are Still Dying, But the News Is Not Going Anywhere: http://ow.ly/1qCSAS

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RT @kdumont: Google Voice now available for all http://tinyurl.com/26avt…

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RT @cnansen @HarvardBiz Why I Returned My iPad http://s.hbr.org/db42s7 (it’s too good, too addictive - hard2 put down)

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@rmbyrne travel safe! Sorry I’ll miss you and Beth this year - enjoy!

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RT @timlauer: Larry Cuban: On Changing One’s Mind about Schooling
http://bit.ly/cLtNzh

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Anyone from Oklahoma 1:1 schools attending the SDE’s boot camp training this week blogging about it? Please share links!

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How can we encourage teachers to give up the chalk? Great quotation from a principal in last week’s preso in San Antonio http://ow.ly/21wg7

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New post: Podcast351: Leading Schools with Digital Vision in a Bubblesheet World (part 2 of 2) http://bit.ly/brYvag

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@McTeach np - I agree the 32 GB was a good move. Tho I think more content willB streamed in the years ahead, it’s great to have lots offline

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updated 9 of my 11 blogs to v 3.0 this evening - very smooth, no apparent problems so far!

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New post: Best things about the Barnes and Noble Nook eBook Reader http://bit.ly/cejqfS

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New post: Limewire in the classroom and the principal’s office http://bit.ly/ajxfxm

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NYTimes: Afghanistan’s Civic War http://nyti.ms/ (an outstanding read, even optimistic)

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NYTimes: Ray Kurzweil Vows to Right E-Reader Wrongs http://nyti.ms/9Ll5eL

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Rdg: AT&T in the first quarter of this year spent $6m on lobbying. That is 1 company. 1 quarter. http://flne.ws/24956983 on Fluent News

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@davechilders spent 3 days in Newkirk and Ponca last week. Some great new videos by area teachers http://ow.ly/20LaE

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@honormoorman thanks for the link on this - always interesting to see these top lists - many looking for reblogs/ tweets I think

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Google Earth’s new native iPad app rocks! Allows access to custom Google Maps too!

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10 Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Google: http://mashable.com/2010…

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Closing Scene in Twice Upon a Time http://post.ly/kA9A

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The Wolf as Little Red Riding Hood http://post.ly/kA4F

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The cast of Twice Upon a Time http://post.ly/kA2E

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The Big Bad Wolf appears twice on Twice Upon a Time! http://post.ly/k9z2

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dim sum at The Grand House in OKC was a great Father’s Day treat!

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New post: A reminder to change your router password http://bit.ly/9uFTq4

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In Blackwell Ok enroute home from a great COV @storychasers workshop in Newkirk - some fantastic land run stories by Newkirk teachers!

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Reading @mashable: WordPress 3.0 Has Arrived: http://bit.ly/a9m2KC

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My favorite meeting/calendar coordination site/service now is http://whenisgood.net

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New post: OLPC 2010 Tablet Video and more from San Antonio this week http://bit.ly/bBZ4uH

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honormoorman @HallDavidson just did a great demo on using Google Public Data http://bit.ly/9qHE9x a la Gapminder http://bit.ly/jHu3p

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great live blog notes by @honormoorman of my preso yesterday in San Antonio - wow! http://ow.ly/1ZAKO

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Rdg Wash Post: Microsoft’s free but limited Office Web Apps fall short in competitive field http://flne.ws/24865095 on Fluent News

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New post: Podcast350: Leading Schools with Digital Vision in a Bubblesheet World (part 1 of 2) http://bit.ly/aq3rAk

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Celebrate Oklahoma Voices now has over 700 videos created by teachers & students! Woo h@storychaserssers http://ow.ly/1qBKba

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Headed out to Ponca City for this week’s COV @storychasers workshop in Newkirk, which starts tomorrow

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Landed in OKC - I’ll be in time for a family dinner tonight. I love flying @southwest airlines! :-)

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iPhone 4 Now Available for Pre-Order: http://mashable.com/2010…

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Syncing my awesome app Reeder to my Google Reader feeds before this flight to OKC takes off - I love Reeder! :-)

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SlideShare of my preso today in San Antonio: Leading Schools with Digital Vision in a Bubblesheet World http://ow.ly/1YXQx

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Had a fun morning with 300 admins in San Antonio - great lunch with @mguhlin Jim and Misty - caught the earlier flight back to Dallas / OKC!

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The NPR Technology website has great http://ow.ly/1Ywui

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Ron Wayne was an original Apple founder with Steve and Woz - wow. He doesn’t own any Apple products today. Interesting. http://ow.ly/1YwpG

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Rdg @mashable - YouTube Testing News Feed for Pro and Citizen Journalists http://ow.ly/1YwfX

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Great suggestions to improve your life/raise your consciousness http://post.ly/jXSS

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“It is easy to be heavy: hard to be light.” G. K. Chesterton via @gretchenrubin

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Anyone have a blog post link about your work with http://www.focusonresult… and their PD?

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RT @Larryferlazzo: New post “A Missed Opportunity By Secretary Duncan…” http://bit.ly/9AAyVm

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RT @ChrisLAtkinson: The new Google Docs graduates http://ff.im/-m3EUD

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I love it when I get a free car rental upgrade :-) Mustangs are good, even when they aren’t red.

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RT @chrislehmann 24 hours from now, SLA will have its first graduates. I really couldn’t be more proud of them. They leave an amazing legacy

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@KansasNana yes, no problems with the OKC roads by the time I headed out (interstates at least)

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@johnpeters well please be safe! It was really crazy this am. Hope you have an uneventful trip!

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Landed in San Antonio. No flooding here, at least today (from what I can see!)

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Very interesting talk on my last flight about post-Katrina (ongoing) clean up of New Orleans police force corruption. Quite an eye opener.

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RT @shareski: New Jersey school lays off Teacher of the Year http://bit.ly/bZ0LsS (another library/media specialist on the chopping block)

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@shareski I saw that news item too! Definitely seeing a trend here with YouTube fame leading to recording deals.

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On my flight to Dallas enroute to San Antonio. Glad I decided not to drive down today w/ our crazy rain storms & flooding!

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Time to join @lessig calling for a constitutional convention 2curb special interest power in the USA. Join us. http://ow.ly/1Ym19

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@sringsmuth unfortunately I left this am without an or laptop… I am iPhone-only at this point! Still plenty of work I can do w/it!

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Flooding in OKC at 23rd and Broadway http://post.ly/jTqR

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New post: Mining could transform the economy of Afghanistan http://bit.ly/bsgvWa

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Great post on designing good prompts for writing and podcasting by @dschmit http://ow.ly/1qBm1E

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New post: Pro-Envelope lobby fighting paperless movement http://bit.ly/bH21JO

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I am really liking the RSS reader app Reeder! http://ow.ly/1qB9eq

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@storychasers should apply for 1 of these NEH grants! http://post.ly/jIvW

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@shoewee I haven’t seen it yet - did you comment on my main blog or my posterous?

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Rdg @mashable Many World Cup Players Banned from Social Media http://ow.ly/1XFcW

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RT @mjmontagne: “Making stuff”-one of our teacher created digital stories from our session w/@wfryer http://bit.ly/deqc4h Not to be missed!

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New post: Electrical outlets in demand http://bit.ly/dpcp9d

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@mjmontagne absolutely - thank YOU! :-)

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Rdg: Kids experiment with ‘video playdates’ http://flne.ws/24838211 on Fluent News

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Rdg: Calif. Teen Sailor Blogs Days Adrift Were ‘Crazy’ (huge waves are perilous- glad she is safe!) http://flne.ws/24853059 on Fluent News

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Boarding my flight from SFO to LAX now. Adios City by the Bay and cool weather!

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Anyone run into file corruption problems uploading an iPadio mp3 to VoiceThread? 1 of our workshop participants did last week.

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If you ever visit Palo Alto, CA don’t miss the Coupa Cafe and their Tiger Spice Chai! Wow! http://ow.ly/1qB7GP

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Please briefly share some advice for new bloggers http://ow.ly/1qB7wW for @TeachaKidd (input4 her ISTE preso)

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@smartinez yes I did- we had a great day of learning yesterday - the teacher digital stories at day’s end were great! Very diverse!

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@techmaverick yes, sorry to miss you here as well! Hope we can connect in person sometime soon :-)

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@jdwilliams I still don’t have word on my car status… Not planning on getting another car if at all possible :-(

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Almost to the Bay Bridge! at San Francisco, CA http://loopt.us/t0GhNg.t (PIC)

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New post: Kevin Hodgson is the YODA of Stopmotion in the classroom http://bit.ly/df7vUe

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Landed safe in OKC :-)

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Just toured http://www.teslamotors.c… in Menlo Park. Wow. Too bad I don’t have a spare $109K.

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New post: An invitation to tell digital stories (Ustream archive) http://bit.ly/9aZXrY

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RT @twoodwar: http://bit.ly/cu5cFP Kickstarter for the MIT DIY oil spill mapping project (wow! Great geo-app Flickr mashup project)

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RT @billgx: What does K-State say about the changes in the Big 12? Here’s the official scoop: http://tinyurl.com/2bg6v…

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@smartinez congrats and good luck to your son!

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RT @smartinez: proud mom: my son just finished his student teaching assignment. anyone want 2hire a new secondary social studies teacher?

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@technolibrary I was with his teachers all day sharing a workshop on digital storytelling :-)

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Join me on USTREAM LIVE now from Palo Alto discussing digital storytelling! http://ow.ly/1XgYO

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@Josh_Porter1 thanks. He’ll be amazed I’m sure to find out how many views it’s had. He loves making string figures.

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Notes by Katie Sauvain shared on @garystager preso this morning in Palo Alto on 1:1 laptop activities http://ow.ly/1X3kx

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@smartinez Do you have a link to that Simpsons video you shared?

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@smartinez Thank YOU for sharing such great ideas this week!!! I’m almost finished watching/listening to your Ustream! Super discussions!

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My son’s YouTube video tutorial for making the Jacob’s Ladder string figure now has over 43K views. Wow! http://ow.ly/1X3dc

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alfiekohn Latest data: no gain from pay-for-performance (http://bit.ly/9JUTSG), a fad that fails, fades, & resurfaces (http://bit.ly/1GMQVJ)

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susanoha Protect children’s independence: Join www.StopNationalStandard…

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John H. Thomas’s article “It’s Not OK to Hate Teachers” - our communities value sports arenas far more than schools today http://ow.ly/1X2Qk

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skrashen Let’s read. Let’s move. Let’s support libraries. My comment on Michelle Obama’s summer plans. http://bit.ly/d03dSW

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leoniehaimson 23 states change their laws because of Race to the Top: http://shar.es/mZVaJ amazing what a $4 billion slush fund can do.

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leoniehaimson RT @Newsweek Don’t Blame Teachers for Our Education Failures - Newsweek http://bit.ly/aMNDUz

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@_amrita I wish I could have arranged a tour - @mjmontagne said their last tour for the summer is tomorrow at 11, but I’ll be “in class”

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Great links from @smartinez on project based learning http://ow.ly/1X2xZ - she also commends @biepbl and @edutopia

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New post: Live and archived Ustream recordings from the Castilleja Summer Learning Institute http://bit.ly/aahW0E

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@_amrita ok, thanks for the tip! I may head over there tomorrow! :-)

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Kansans and Kansas history buffs - follow @kansas150 - the official Twitter channel for the upcoming Kansas Sesquicentennial in 2011!

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storychasers added http://www.veezzle.com to the COV image resources wiki page http://ow.ly/1Wt92 h/t @rmbyrne http://ow.ly/1Wt9E

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New post: Sketchcasting: A combination of blogging, talking and drawing! http://bit.ly/aWInvH

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New post: Learning Environment Design by Apple http://bit.ly/94sO7Y

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Weather here in Palo Alto is spectacular. Glad 2be outside enjoying it a bit today. I forgot 2bring socks on this trip, so I’m shopping! :-)

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Without flexible people, email & cell phones there is no way we’d be able 2coordinate the changing details of our COV workshops this summer!

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Rdg: Despondent words from an alleged leaker (22 year old US Army soldier from Crescent, OK) http://flne.ws/24811170 on Fluent News

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Rdg: iPad 3G owners’ e-mail addresses hacked (accounts were not hacked, email addresses were seen) http://flne.ws/24808462 on Fluent News

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New post: Public education is not failing, but political spin doctors want you to think so http://bit.ly/cdkd6N

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New post: Explain Virtually Anything with Claymation and Digital Storytelling http://bit.ly/9eM9pP

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New post: Education can empower us with skills to act upon the world http://bit.ly/aNIEAc

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@catspyjamasnz If Sketchcasts were converted to text (speech to text) that would solve searching issues… videos can still be tagged tho

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By Stanford in Palo Alto. Haven’t been here since 2005 at The Digital Media Academy.

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At the Apple Store in Cupertino - “The Mother Ship!” :-)

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I checked in at Shanghai Dumpling Shop (455 Broadway) on http://bit.ly/ddx8nM

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New post: Lots of phone stalls, but not many phones! http://bit.ly/cr1pHS

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Made it safe to SFO. It’s 60 degrees here! Big change from central Oklahoma weather. Flight delays due2 airport gudance system problem

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Headed to San Francisco today :-)

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@pianomancjm very cool! It’s the most advanced system I’ve seen to date. Do you know if it “times out” after a certain duration?

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storychasers We have updated our COV Video Content Guidelines http://ow.ly/1VWVC

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@joebjr I’m thinking along those lines too.

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Bad news: my revised auto hail damage estimate is a total loss for my car. Not sure yet what this gives me as options. :-(

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@taf1958 If I could predict and explain stock changes with accuracy, I’d be a broker myself :-) Not sure why. Maybe the leaked iPhone?

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New post: Want to Inspire Creativity? Invite LOTS of Opportunities to CREATE http://bit.ly/ccXYQL

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@biology I do some streaming, but a lot of media uploading…

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New post: Digital Citizenship video resources from Hoover, Alabama Schools and Common Sense Media http://bit.ly/9Vmh0U

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New iPhone looks great, VC support is super. Sorry to not see a rev of the MacBook Air. Hopefully that is still in the works….

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Review of the Dell Streak tablet from @mashable http://post.ly/ij0X

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New post: Podcast349: Crisis in the School: Redesigning the Delivery Model by Steve Wyckoff http://bit.ly/bq0fdy

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New post: Yesvideo.com converts analog media to digital http://bit.ly/b5VyLd

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New post: Flickr now displays video formatted for http://bit.ly/aLP8i8

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This VR demo with HTML5 is really amazing to navigate on an http://ow.ly/1qAhJh

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