Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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

September 2010

@nicolenmartin hello Nicole and welcome to the edu-twittersphere! :-)

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RT @scitechyEDU: Welcome @nicolenmartin a great new world of Twitter please say hi to her!

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@gbraddock so great to meet you at and learn you were my freelancer.com helper this summer! :-)

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cyndidannerkuhn Technology makeover deepens learning in 5th grade classroom http://goo.gl/fb/D3Fgu

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New post: Why Celebrate Kansas Voices? http://bit.ly/9i4B9E

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@Philip_Cummings so glad to have a chance to be here in Memphis for :-)

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Great Google Moderator list of apps for education http://ow.ly/2MIrr

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neaclass The Case For Social Media in Schools - http://mashable.com/2010…

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@spainyhk Screensplittr is the iPhone app, iDemo is the desktop app. Requires jb tho http://www.plutinosoft.c…

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devenkblack First error: Ed reformers think education is about teaching. It is actually about learning.

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Mbarek Text To Speech Online: 5 Best Free Conversion Tools http://diigo.com/0cyol

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New post: Leading with Digital Vision in a Bubblesheet World http://bit.ly/c8j38G

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Listening to @Philip_Cummings share story of @hadleyjf skype collaboration with US expat in Japan with @landaichesms @clifmims

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TeachMeet Memphis is tomorrow! Woo hoo! http://tmtn.org

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New post: Be Like Google (as a school community) @ckyle @sdroke http://bit.ly/dq9NoR

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@sdroke @ckyle GREAT preso today! What is the URL for the “Working at Google” video you shared?

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phenomenal archive of 6th grade math screencast tutorials by Ashley Garner http://ow.ly/2N95e

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Lee Burns @PDSHeadmaster Headmaster’s Blog at PDS in Memphis http://ow.ly/2N8qF

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listening to @Philip_Cummings present “Say YES to Wikipedia” http://ow.ly/2N6On LIVE on Ustream now http://ow.ly/2N6O0

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New post: Tom Barrett on Blogging and Inspiring Student Learning http://bit.ly/dwMxkf

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in some cases multitouch product technology has outpaced pedagogy - @tombarrett

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great post today by @tombarrett 10 Ideas For Class Blog Posts http://ow.ly/2N5Wz

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Listening to @tombarrett present at live at Ustream http://ow.ly/2N5hI (from England to us in Memphis)

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@svdaugherty the use of Sakai for teacher ePortfolios in NH is the best staff tech proficiency assessment I’ve seen http://ow.ly/2N57u

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@scitechyEDU yes, here is the official iDemo site http://ow.ly/2N54E beware it does require a JB tho

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New post: PODDY Training: iPod Touches in the Early Childhood Classroom http://bit.ly/c2V1E4

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listening2 @sherzke &a@ecctechtech share PODDY Training: iPod Touches in the Early Childhood Classricon LIVE on Ustream http://ow.ly/2N1TE

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GREAT session! :-)

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New post: Differentiated Professional Development by Melissa Smith http://bit.ly/bQqLMS

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great list of educational hash tags http://ow.ly/2N0XZ via @EduTechSmith

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Making the Curriculum Pop is a great learning community for educators http://ow.ly/2N02Y via @EduTechSmith

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listening to @EduTechSmith share “Differentiated Professional Development” http://ow.ly/2MZAR live on Ustream NOW! http://ow.ly/2MZC9

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session resources Storychasing Literacy http://wiki.wesfryer.com…

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Live Ustream Storychasing Literacy starting now http://www.ustream.tv/ch…

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New post: Vocabulary Comprehension and Visual Literacy with PicLits http://bit.ly/dtK1rm

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RT @martijnterhaar: Roger Cohen: The New American Normal http://nyti.ms/a20Jy3 (sobering & insightful on today’s US economy & politics)

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RT @jrsowash: gurus: looking for a “lit trip” of Darwin’s Voyage on the Beagle. Can’t find anything.

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RT @EduTechSmith: My latest SlideShare upload : Differentiated Professional Development http://slidesha.re/dxfE8U

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Live Ustream from in Memphis begins in an hour at 6:15 pm CST http://ow.ly/2MBSQ keynote resources http://ow.ly/2MBTh

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@monk51295 I just landed in Memphis. What’s up?

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RT @mimemphis: Most events Ustreamed live from beginning w/ @wfryer’s keynote at 6:30 PM CST. http://ow.ly/2Mg3S

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New post: If you take more Accelerated Reader Tests, I’ll give you more cell phone minutes http://bit.ly/9n4o2R

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Anyone with an 3GS who has updated to 4.0 software have an opinion on whether it is slow or fast after the update?

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RT @shareski: Principal I work with uses this in her email signature. “Kids are my business. How lucky am I?”

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@drezac goodness - I’d like to hear T-Mobile’s side of this situation - thanks for passing along the news :-(

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Lecturecast 4today’s CIC class (drawing-based stopmotion/digital storytelling VoiceThread, & Pecha Kucha presos is online http://ow.ly/2LPSC

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New post: Assignment: Build a personal avatar! http://bit.ly/aufhK2

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Finished with @k12online work for tonight… The excitement begins soon on Oct 11th!

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@rushaw excellent - I hope it pans out! Thanks for the heads up :-)

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RT @chrislehmann: I want education reform to mean an examination of pedagogy and practice, rather than be about labor relations.

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@smartinez wow, that IS quite a rant!

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balancedfilter Oklahoma Isn’t China: BalancedFiltering.org http://post.ly/10Taw

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New post: Chance favors the connected mind http://bit.ly/dsjPXz

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@VeraFBirkenbihl which post or website were you trying to read that was giving an error?

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New post: iCarly inspires The Zebra Print http://bit.ly/aEoog0

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I am LOVING the iAnnotate PDF app! Thanks @rbeach http://ow.ly/1qWw9i (better than Goodreader)

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New post: Sticking with Free Ad-Supported SMS Alerts for Class http://bit.ly/8ZBDH8

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RT @courosa: “Small Change: Why the revolution will not be tweeted - by Gladwell http://nyr.kr/b4i0M6

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@JillBromen thanks - @mscofino really has great insights on CS too if you haven’t seen her @k12online preso from last year :-)

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New post: Culture shock can happen in different environments, but friends help minimize its effects http://bit.ly/a3pfaK

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Some of the Engineering students here at UNT are having a lot of trouble understanding their foreign instructors

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Audio lecturecast from today’s Computers in the Classroom class at UNT is online http://ow.ly/2KzVC

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RT @bjnichols: Daily Walkthroughs with GoogleApps and the iPad - Practical Theory http://bit.ly/9UGhG8

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RT @ewanmcintosh: Ewan’s reading Room 10’s Podcasts - Check out our stories! podcast page for Room 10 at Paremata Sc… http://bit.ly/auG4yu

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Windows Phone 7 Launches October 21 [RUMOR]: http://mashable.com/2010…

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New post: Digital Grounding and loss of Facebook Privileges http://bit.ly/cJ6kv1

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I’m giving Zoho Show a try instead of Google Presentations in Docs, since Zoho has a 30 MB rather than 10 MB upload limit http://ow.ly/2JWU3

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FastCompany Mac Rumors: 11.6-Inch MacBook Air, Remaking the 12-Inch PowerBook Everyone Wants http://bit.ly/bgSzNz

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AT&T is in our neighborhood cleaning and prepping lines for Uverse. At last!

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@Yugomt yes, the Cloudbrowse folks say on their Facebook page the app has been resubmitted to Apple and should be reapproved soon

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@MrStephenWolfe thanks for the recc to try vodpod - I need to play with it… I’ve seen it but not spent time with it yet

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@techfacil no I hadn’t heard of that - thanks for the tip!

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frustrating I can’t embed Zoho show on a Wordpress.com blog because it doesn’t support the iframe tag :-(

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New post: Using Social Networking Tools to Increase Discussion in the Classroom by Karin Perry http://bit.ly/bSrGx7

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Went through about 75 old FB emails today. My email skills are often quite shoddy. :-(

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@sanmccarron that is great! What is the URL for their blog?

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Want to establish a classroom to classroom Skype connection? Use the free Skype in Schools wiki http://ow.ly/1qVwel

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The Cloud Browse app has been temporarily removed from the App http://ow.ly/1qVvPn

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@woscholar no - thanks for the reminder - I will this weekend!

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Just dropped Alexander off for their monthly Scout campout. He is getting so big. I think he’s learning a lot as a patrol leader.

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New post: Teens use Facebook primarily for private purposes http://bit.ly/9kgo2s

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We need to revisit “Beyond the digital native / immigrant dichotomy” - too often this is used as a rationale to NOT learn http://ow.ly/2Jved

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@wbauer ok great, that sounds good. I really miss the ability to annotate on Goodreader.

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Listening to @kperry present about social networking and http://www.goodreads.com

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New post: Different Purposes for Using of Digital Tools to Teach Literacy in the College Classroom by Richard Beach http://bit.ly/9upBwr

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@rbeach recommends the English Companion Ning as a GREAT learning community for all English teachers! http://ow.ly/2JrJt

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@ssandifer I should have included the warning in the initial post, some folks probably won’t see it…

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@rbeach now sharing @teachpaperless post: An Example of Jing Used to Comment on Student Work Online http://ow.ly/2JriV

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@rbeach sharing Video Ant http://ant.umn.edu -an online environment synchronizing web-based video with timeline-based text annotations

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@bksmith just didn’t want people to be TOO surprised by that… the comment probably will probably draw more interest :-)

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beware the “If Facebook Existed Years Ago” link I shared includes some classroom inappropriate language / content / references

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Recommended podcast on digital learning: Digital Campus from George Mason Univ http://ow.ly/2Jqqz via @rbeach

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Great example shared by Lisa Holder- If Facebook Existed Years Ago (John Wilkes Booth liking Lincoln’s status update) http://ow.ly/2JpYu

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The chair & several members of the search committee for the position at OU I want to apply for next fall are here at this conference today!

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@wbauer No but I’ll check it out- do you use it? What do you think?

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Example of wiki-based digital ethnography from @rbeach http://ow.ly/2Jo1B

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intro to comp wiki textbook example from @rbeach - Rhetoric and Composition wikibook: http://ow.ly/2JnPZ

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“forget commercial ePortfolios - student blogs can be their eportfolios” - @rbeach in Midwest City, Rose State College today

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Digital handout from @rbeach: Different Purposes for Using of Digital Tools to Teach Literacy in the College Classroom http://ow.ly/2JniT

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Learned about Open Library from @rbeach - 1 webpage for every book in the world, an open collaborative project http://ow.ly/2Jndy

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just learned about iAnnotate for annotating PDFs on the iPad from @rbeach - $10 app, looks great http://ow.ly/2JmZ6

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In Midwest City OK listening to @rbeach present “Different Purposes for Using of Digital Tools to Teach Literacy in the College Classroom”

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@ipadio super. thanks for the link :-)

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@ipadio thanks! Do you have numbers that work in China and Hong Kong too?

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@Allanahk good news- RT @ipadio: Minor bug with the NZ number - got it working now!

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@ipadio what’s up? RT @Allanahk: Trying iPadio http://ipad.io/On7 Although it says it’s NZ free you can’t phone in your audio from here.

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new post: Social Media Counter updated for September 2010 http://ow.ly/2J9pC

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New post: Technology Trends in Higher Education (Sept 2010) http://bit.ly/cSnoQZ

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New post: Understand Creative Commons in 180 seconds http://bit.ly/aBhFGu

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The YouTube video of the OU professor who put a student laptop in liquid nitrogen & shattered it has been taken offline http://ow.ly/2J8Fg

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@jjash yes it does! All iOS devices - iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad

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New post: Delete iPad photos with Image Capture http://bit.ly/9trPnl

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Used Image Capture on my MacBook Pro tonight to delete 800+ photos on my iPhone which I’d previously imported to iPhoto http://ow.ly/2J6aT

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RT @jrsowash: Google Apps now being used by 30 million: http://tcrn.ch/9Tx2cr (via @newmindgroup)

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RT @mscofino: Just saw a man walking a pig down the main shopping street in Yokohama, as you do http://plixi.com/p/46640…

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New post: Google UK Employees talk about Family Internet Safety http://bit.ly/bJ8PEj

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@hoke do you know of a windows-based program that works easily for video podcasting? I don’t.

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@ransomtech not everyone uses a Mac and has Preview.

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New FCC approved eRate program changes sound positive http://ow.ly/1qUK1B via @educationweek

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I updated my Mac applications wiki page with PDFsam and Astrill http://ow.ly/2ITxS

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thanks @mguhlin for sharing @Voisse - I created my first one today and really like the site! https://www.voisse.com/w…

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New post: Comparing options for free audio recording directly to the web: iPadio and Voisee http://bit.ly/bMI1d1

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New post: Merge PDF files (for free) with PDFsam http://bit.ly/b8bA3n

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Rdg: Blockbuster video declares bankruptcy http://ow.ly/1qUvYH (Redbox & Netflix are powerful industry disruptors)

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Just landed in OKC. No hitches today on all my flights from China. Kudos Delta. Still a long day: I got up in Shanghai 24 hours ago exactly!

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@whitechrisf1 just enroute back fro China to Oklahoma :-)

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@DearLibrariAnn Melinda isn’t on Twitter YET. We encouraged her to join - more of a pain in China tho.

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RT @brophycat: registration out w keynotes: tammy worcester, @wfryer and @chrislehmann;

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@cshively Flickr IS accessible in China but no images are displayed. You can see the text on the site & CAN upload without a VPN

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@cshively bandwidth in my hotel was like slow DSL. Faster than a modem but not zippy. I’m sure speeds vary by location tho.

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Just landed in Minneapolis! :-) Hello USA and AT&T 3G service.

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New post: World Expo Shanghai (a VoiceThread digital story) http://bit.ly/bHxPgB

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New post: Create animated cartoon videos with GoAnimate http://bit.ly/a6Y4kI

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Here’s a direct link to our StoryKit digital story from yesterday about Suzhou, China http://ow.ly/2GDmF http://ow.ly/2GDn5

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@tamurray you are most welcome for the story - so glad you were able to see and hear it ok! Things were pretty clean in Suzhoe…

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@tamurray it’s really incredible. Last October we took a hot and stuffy bus to Hangzhou and saw the trains pass us- this time we were on it!

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New post: Exploring Suzhou, China (a StoryKit mobile phone digital story) http://bit.ly/brZNEA

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RT @hopkinsdavid: Twitter is like sitting next to the smart kid in class http://bit.ly/avDTjh via @mcleod

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@mscofino me too!!! I’m w/Melinda @betchaboy &a@glovelyvely now after our outing to Suzhou… Solving the remaining world’s education problems!

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Suzhou Railway Station has 139 daily trains… Just a few people on the move http://ow.ly/2GlfI

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Headed to Suzhou, China today on a high speed train (“Venice of the East”) http://en.wikipedia.org/…

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New post: Podcast357: Options for Saving and Trimming Online Video to Your Local Hard Drive http://bit.ly/aUt3Uy

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I’ve joined @educollabor8ors and recommend you follow them on Twitter :-)

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Watch TEDxRedmond LIVE today starting at 2 pm Pacific (Student voices TED conference) http://ow.ly/2Gbr8

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@stevekatz thanks Steve - I enjoyed your session as well this afternoon!

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New post: Notes and finds from Tell a Story in 5 Frames Unconference session http://bit.ly/d3IpB5

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@klbeasley welcome back! Did you install a VPN client to bypass the firewall?

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New post: Talk with Media: Visual Literacy and Digital Storytelling http://bit.ly/dddDVE

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@sherrattsam I hope so :-) I think the model we’re using this year is going to be GREAT for deeper, hands-on learning!

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New post: Bypassing draconian Chinese Internet content filtering http://bit.ly/aSZv5t

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timlauer The man who makes your iPhone…. http://bit.ly/9yYC6T

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New post: Great student project examples, lesson ideas and links integrating media http://bit.ly/bEESny

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My Flickr set for (just starting) http://bit.ly/c5vZdH

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Creativity requires constraints via @dkuropatwa

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Turns out Brizzly Twitter app for iPhone is not blocked in China, since I had it configured already http://bit.ly/dhnfPd

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New post: Safely in Shanghai - Behind the Chinese Content Filters http://bit.ly/al6emJ

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@vvrotny my fingers are crossed 4 her - I’ve skipped a few heartbeats in the past when I thought my iTunes library was irreparably corrupted

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Did my best tonight 2 explain Hume’s is-ought fallacy as it applies 2 Ayn Rand’s ethical theories. 7th grade debate prep http://ow.ly/1qQLca

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New post: Publish student stories online with artwork, text and audio narration with StoryKit (free) http://bit.ly/dDnDBC

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Here is a live flight tracker for my MInnesota to Tokyo/Shanghai flight. We take off in an hour. 17 hours to China. http://ow.ly/1qQUmX

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Southwest Airlines is SO thoughtful 2provide AC charging outlets at gates. Delta isn’t. Unfortunately Southwest doesn’t fly2 Shanghai!

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Learn how2 license your Flickr photos with a @creativecommons license http://ow.ly/2Dsig Read @cogdog reccs about BY-NC http://ow.ly/2Dsm2

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Used @TextMarks 2send a SMS message 2my CiC students this morning, reminding them we have online assignments this week! http://ow.ly/2DrQ6

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New post: Share your 5 Photo Stories on Posterous! http://bit.ly/99qkFF

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@zeitz well, it’s out of my league too… Thankfully, we have our friend Google to assist! :-) He’s in advanced debate this term with HS too

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@vvrotny Ugh. So sorry to hear that. I have had to create all our family playlists from scratch before too. Good backup lesson :-(

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New post: Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship in Alva, Oklahoma (SlideShare Slidecast) http://bit.ly/9s7DrW

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@jenclevette @jackiegerstein so glad that post about publishing podcasts helped you both! http://ow.ly/2CTx5 Also see http://ow.ly/2CTxi

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thanks @zeitz for a correction, Diigo grants unlimited bookmarking in free as well as premium accounts now. Post updated: http://ow.ly/2CTwD

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Rdg: Alliance of the jailbreakers: Cydia acquires Rock http://ow.ly/2CToF

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New post: Time to ditch Diigo or pay up? http://bit.ly/d3zIHk

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New post: Anyone Studying Student Access to Khan Academy Videos on Netbooks? http://bit.ly/ahinMN

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Rdg: MTV Displaces Vevo as the Top Music Site Online: http://mashable.com/2010…

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New post: Farewell Bloglines, my first digital newspaper http://bit.ly/9UCSD1

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Yes!!! Rdg: Seedlings are back! Here is the teaser for our 3rd season! http://j.mp/azMzU9

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Fantastic post by @mguhlin on questions & answers - amazing what creative geeks can share!

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Only 1 out of 16 respondents thinks it’s ethical to use Lexeme when playing Words with Friends. What do you think? http://bit.ly/ddV0GO

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Verdict on Choctaw Oktoberfest: Good beverages, some of world’s slowest food lines. Brats were ok, mustard selection excellent. Overpriced.

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Headed to Oktoberfest in Choctaw with the Classen SAS German Club! http://ow.ly/1qQmSc

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