Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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

February 2011

RT @tomshepp @DeputyMitchell: A New Culture of Learning – “one of the most important reads on education http://j.mp/hgeoLF vi@brainpickerer

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OKC User’s group meeting live on Ustream NOW http://ow.ly/45d2m

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I’m going to a Meetup with OKC WordPress Users Group http://meetu.ps/CRgl

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DianeRavitch @MichaelPetrilli The Texas miracle stopped in 1998—four years before Bush signed NCLB? Why did he push failed ideas on nation?

via web (retweeted on 3:08 PM, Feb 28th, 2011 via web)

good article by @DianeRavitch on @CNN Why America’s teachers are enraged http://bit.ly/eXLms8

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storychasers Please sign up to receive our monthly newsletter via email! http://ow.ly/44ZDx

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It’s amazing how many steps can be required for a simple idea like, “Let’s start a newsletter…” -custom email, pop access, webpage updates

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rich1 Good article by @LisaFranceCNN. “Oscars: The bomb heard round the Internet” http://bit.ly/geJkew (Thx for quoting my tweet!)

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Anyone have a workaround for a truncated SMS text message confirmation for Gmail forwarding? (code not visible) http://ow.ly/44MP3

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New post: Good reading on Artificial Intelligence http://bit.ly/hpoAZT

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New post: iPhone Video Edited with Splice http://bit.ly/hRKggh

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thezebraprint New Post: Episode 07: Trampoline http://www.thezebraprint…

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shannonmmiller HarperCollins Limits E-Book Lending by Libraries from NYTimes.com http://ow.ly/44sjV

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I’ve added links to 4 exemplary educator professional portfolios on my Platforms for Publishing wiki page http://ow.ly/44tYd

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With help from a friend FAR geekier/smarter than I, I’m getting http://www.osqa.net setup via Amazon EC2 for a @storychasers FAQ website

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New post: Student Presentation on an iPad http://ow.ly/44oex

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@mr_rcollins Yes, Dropbox did the trick and worked super :-) Thanks

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Bummer. Only plus (paying) members of @Vimeo can make mobile versions of videos which are iOS compatible http://ow.ly/44o8D

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Great article on live news webcasting, changing journalism landscape, OTT via @courosa: “cast locally, stream globally” http://is.gd/xYadgC

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RT @courosa: “A New Source of Great Talks on Learning” http://is.gd/1Uy7rW

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@mguhlin congrats on your inbox zero milestone! I want to be like you :-)

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@gibsonsgolfer thanks - both good ideas. @Dropbox worked for me after I increased the offline cache storage setting, & played the videos

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kentbrooks The Dirty Little Secrets of Search http://lnkd.in/dsVAaW

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@mwacker Yes you’re right! I increased my offline storage setting and it looks like it will work great. Thanks! :-)

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@markwagner I’m looking for a way to transfer the videos to the iPhone’s memory for offline storage tho - I don’t think Gdocs will do that

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@gibsonsgolfer @mwacker @Luke1946 @cb717 I ended up using Dropbox, but I really want to copy files over for offline access. Thanks 4the help

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New post: Socioclean Can Help Clean Up Your Digital Footprint http://bit.ly/gJJwTV

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Any suggestions for a wireless method to transfer QT videos from my laptop TO my iPhone? http://www.phototransfer… isn’t working 4 me

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New post: Beware of Non-Admin Facebook Page Posts http://bit.ly/fBhTox

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Awesome video!!! Space Shuttle Discovery’s Last Launch, Viewed From the Air http://flpbd.it/aUEx

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Rdg: Push notifications via backgrounding web apps in Google Chrome http://flpbd.it/CZJ6

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storychasers Space is still available for next week’s 2 day workshop in Midwest City, OK! http://ow.ly/445fd

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Alexander is off to Trombone Camp at OU today. He has such a fantastic band teacher at !

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Just purchased new kids picture ebook: Leafy - The Leaf Who Wouldn’t Leave http://ow.ly/1s4TG0 (99 cents)

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New post: Academic journals should not have paywalls- Support Open Access Publishing! http://bit.ly/g9i8Cq

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I just unlocked the “You’re Not In Kansas Anymore” badge on @foursquare - but I AM in Kansas! http://twitpic.com/43s767

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@kcaise I actually read a Yelp recc 4a shreddedbeefenchilada last night… Power of suggestion

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@hoke very true - all legislators have to say is “these gambling funds will help education / our kids” and we naively rush to the polls…

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@acarvin thank YOU for your tireless work and contagious spirit of sharing :-) You inspire me & many others

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@technologytoni that’s a great question - icons of USB thumb drives might not make as good an avatar as a floppy disk!

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@DahlD @Philip_Cummings Photos coming soon! I was remiss in my responsibilities tonight!

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RT @k_shelton @cbell619: New book: Google SketchUp 8 For Dummies http://bit.ly/hZPHOJ

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I’ve officially started a new, licit love affair with shredded beef enchiladas :-)

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RT @kathyschrock Rewrkd (with his permission) Harry Walker’s evaluation rubric for iPod/iPad (edu) apps http://j.mp/ggOKv4

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As he did with @acarvin is providing great coverage of - social media news coverage at its best

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@damian613 congrats on your interview & good luck :-)

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RT @ccassinelli Help me out Librarians - need list of YA historical novels from 1900-present based on real events

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RT @markwagner: Today’s iPad in Education session (by @digitalroberto) at : http://ow.ly/1s4PUy

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@mguhlin I’d say YouTube & Vimeo if content filtering can be addressed for your context

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RT @mguhlin: What is the best way to host video for embedding in Wikispaces? http://plurk.com/p/avimiv

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@k_5remediation we have > 90 casinos in Oklahoma- it’s great for many tribes who need the $ & use it well, but it’s bad 4 many others

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Just learned Mulvane KS is getting a new casino opening in March- I wish our nation still had a vocal anti-gambling constituency :-(

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@hbraum yes absolutely - anyone can attend virtually - not just current Okies :-)

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@technologytoni absolutely - I thought of this when I 1st saw United Streaming & their floppy disk icon!

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Rdg @WSJ Google tweaking search algorithms to reduce spam site pagerank http://ow.ly/1s4PNY

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Great read: Technology and the Whole Child http://bit.ly/f9gI19 via @chrislehmann

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The Future Solidifies OS X Lion Really Will Maul The CD (And All Other Discs) http://bit.ly/frs6MQ -goodbye optical drives, I won’t miss ya!

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360 degree photo taken with Sfera - Manhattan Snow - http://sfera-360.com/?id…

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New post: Surviving Dachau, Liberating Mauthausen http://bit.ly/gW0yeb

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New post: Podcast373: Innovation, Creativity and Future Schools http://bit.ly/fT212W

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henrythiele Here are the instructions to start with a google form and post events to calendar, fb, & twitter http://bit.ly/gTr class=”hashtag” rel=”search” href=”http://twitter.com/search?q=%23ICE11”>#ICE11Cpsct

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Relieved to be here in 1 piece. Definitely the most hazardous day of winter driving in my life. Not a good travel day in NE Kansas.

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Not a great travel day in the Sunflower State :-( http://twitpic.com/43cgcx

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These before & after images from the earthquake in Christchurch NZ are just heart wrenching :-( http://ow.ly/42xbA

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Application is now open for tickets to attend @tedxokc on April 8th http://ow.ly/42nHy

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@mr_rcollins what would you say are the best features of peppermint linux, compared to other variants?

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@mr_rcollins in reference to your 39/365 image - I have a 7 year old whose room resembles that too!

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@technologytoni I think so! Definitely the floppy disks :-)

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downloaded Handbrake tonight… added it to my Mac Apps wiki page http://ow.ly/42nwd

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Thoughts & prayers going out to all those affected by the Christchurch NZ earthquakes - just terrible reports :-(

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2 workshops in the Tulsa, OK area (Claremore) for May 11 and 12: Google Tools and iOS Apps for Productivity & Fun! http://ow.ly/42njm

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I stumbled on a box of old media in the garage today & discovered a priceless GEM - converted from DVD with handbrake, uploading 2vimeo now

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cogdog Digging the new look and speed of http://compfight.com I live there for my cc licensed flickr finding

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@Allanahk @smartinez It definitely made for a memorable start to a presentation! I should dance in public more often. :-)

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Glassbooth is SUCH a great idea and website 4 elections! Via short quizzes it helps voters identify their best candidates http://ow.ly/42cWY

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New post: Fund the Dreams of Students Through The Generation Project http://bit.ly/ey4P6Y

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Audio lecturecasts from today’s Technology 4 Teachers classes (Scratch Part 2) are online http://ow.ly/425xN

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RT @Astro_Soichi: Our thoughts and prayers to Christchurch, New Zealand. http://twitpic.com/42q97d Amazing photo from space

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Just added “The Power of Play: Learning What Comes Naturally” by David Elkind to my Amazon wish list http://ow.ly/41UcW

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Rdg: Twitter Book Club: John Holt (1964) How Children Learn - Chapter 9 http://flpbd.it/HScu

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A personal hotspot makes @bigtrucktacos the ideal morning spot to prepare for class! (@ Big Truck Tacos) [pic]: http://4sq.com/hLlOb3

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Week7 of Technology 4 Teachers at UCO this morning… more Pecha Kucha student presos & work on 1st Scratch projects! http://ow.ly/41P89

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@jonbecker Good for you. I’d like to follow your lead, and explore more down the road advocacy options for open access publishing in HE

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New post: iOS Apps by Genre and Every Day Apps http://bit.ly/eWai4F

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tonyvincent iBLACKB0ARD, universal iOS app, is a basic chalkboard and currently free. http://tonyv.me/ib

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 11:41 PM, Feb 22nd, 2011 via web)

Another dissertation draft version is on its way back to my committee… 1 step closer to the finish (I pray- still many miles 2go)

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@fletcher3836 perhaps… I hadn’t thought of it that way.

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@mkbwsu @jonbecker I don’t think opposition to journal paywalls have to be connected to a push to change P&T procedures.

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@jonbecker yes, several other phrases came to mind that were more blunt. Is there a movement in higher ed to oppose journal paywalls?

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Locking up academic publications behind paywalls is ethically contestable. Every academic journal article should be on the open web.

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@fletcher3836 I’m seeing more sites & apps using authentication from other sources. This reduces the need to maintain yet another account

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What happened to eTxTIP? Did they run out of funding and therefore not publish final eval studies of TxTIP? http://ow.ly/41zu0

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@fletcher3836 It seems @projectnoah is more about individual exploration, discovery & learning rather than building a shared reference

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NZ earthquake updates being shared by @ChristchurchCC &a@ECanECan http://canterburyearthqu…

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Great citizen journalism & scientist/naturalist projd@projectnoahnoah http://www.projectnoah.o… Get outside & start spotting!

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New post: Register for BYOL: Simple Ideas for Powerful Sharing http://bit.ly/gGpSbQ

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storychasers added the Combined Community Codec Pack (CCCP) to the optional software list for @storychasers workshops http://ow.ly/41fuw

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Cognitive Overlap Key - thoughts inspired by @stevenbjohnson http://ow.ly/41euA

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Diverse horizontal networks are far more innovative than narrow ones via @stevenbjohnson

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RT @technolibrary: Today in Texas is Wear REd for Public Ed day.

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Great series of thoughtful posts by @anderscj on John Holt’s must-read book How Children Learn http://ow.ly/1s47n7

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1st Grade Back to School Night http://ow.ly/40Z24

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New post: Lessons Learned from Finger Puppet Theater on Vimeo http://bit.ly/hWtg1V

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New post: 5th Grade Colonial Living History Museum http://bit.ly/gC6vAx

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I’m weighing benefits of running a self-hosted install of http://www.osqa.net (free) versus @getsatisfaction for @storychasers - Thoughts?

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@SpliceApp what are the differences between the free and paid versions of your app?

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klmontgomery Uploaded “My METC” iPhone video edited w/ Splice & iMovie Extras apps on my iPhone http://bit.ly/hue class=”hashtag” rel=”search” href=”http://twitter.com/search?q=%23METC_CSD”>#METC_CSD_hone

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@smeech My ISP’s help desk gurus figured it out & told me in my trouble ticket… figuring out that kind of stuff is beyond my geek quotient

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@dreambition thanks for sharing your recommendation for @weebly moderated class blogs & wikis edia http://ow.ly/40O0W

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dreambition Inspirational digital storytelling & ipad talk from Tim Rylands http://blip.tv/file/4679…

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5th Grade Colonial Costume Museum (live at http://ustre.am/dqO)

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New post: Podcast372: Sharing the Power of Digital Storytelling in Hangzhou, China with Joe Lambert and Wesley Fryer http://bit.ly/hHkjl9

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Turns out a “MSN crawling bot” was to blame for my slow site, and my ISP had to block a specific IP address to resolve the problem. Wow.

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my blog site has been slow and now unresponsive with 500 - Internal Server Errors today, Ticket open w/help desk.. not sure what’s up :-(

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new podcast: Results in learning: Ways we can assess the impact 2teaching & learning by Jen Sigrist http://ow.ly/40 class=”hashtag” rel=”search” href=”http://twitter.com/search?q=%231to1”>#1to11eter

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First time here - curious if the pizza will live up to it’s billing as the best in Edmond! (@ Humble Pie) [pic]: http://4sq.com/g4soph

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Anyone know how I can change my default Google search from .hk (Hong Kong) to USA?

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New post: Open Registration for Storychaser Spring 2011 Workshops in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas http://bit.ly/fcXxwM

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new post: Open Registration for @storychasers Spring 2011 Workshops in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas http://bit.ly/fcXxwM

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storychasers Open Registration for Storychaser Spring 2011 Workshops in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas http://ow.ly/40atv

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joycevalenza CoSN’s new AUP Guide for Schools http://www.cosn.org/Init…

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Anyone have an update on why FlickrStorm has been unable to connect to its own database FOREVER? :-( http://ow.ly/408or

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I’ve really liked using the free plugin Auto Anchor List today to create FAQs on a WP page http://ow.ly/407Hx

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@jonathanferrell I haven’t seen one but would think would work… Anyone else have a suggestion for the Spring MACE conf in KS?

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@ellenfweber Yes, those are good questions for sure. We need to make our republic much more democratic & responsive in the USA

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@ThereseLaux thanks so much! I’ll look for it. :-)

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My @diigo bookmarks seem to have stopped cross-posting to my delicious.com bookmarks on Feb 15th. Anyone else had this problem?

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The FAQ section of the @globalvoices website is exemplary http://ow.ly/4009f

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Share @globalvoices with your students to follow unfolding events in Libya as well as other parts of the Middle East http://ow.ly/4005I

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2 of my 5th grade students who speak Korean made a 30 sec video today & I need help translating it to English. Help! :-) http://ow.ly/3ZZ5A

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Added The Shallows: What The Internet is Doing to Our Brains by Nicholas Carr to my Amazon Wish List http://ow.ly/1s3KuT (& a few more)

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RT @Larryferlazzo: New post “The Best Tools For Printing Out Webpages” http://bit.ly/i5WowJ

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RT @GaryVaughnMWC: Legal US immigrants are 4 times as likely than us born citizens to become millionaires via @DaveRamsey

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Rdg: Apple Works on Line of Less-Expensive iPhones http://flpbd.it/Cd97 (new MobileMe also coming w/wireless iTunes library access)

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@RachelCruze teaching about how important it is to teach young people about finance basics http://twitpic.com/41lkrk

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@DaveRamsey sharing his personal reccs for mutual fund diversification @DaveRamseyLIVE http://twitpic.com/41ljd5

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@DaveRamsey teaching us about investments & reminding us news personalities just read tolPict http://twitpic.com/41lgr9

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An emergency fund can turn a CRISIS into an inconvenience via @DaveRamsey http://twitpic.com/41l9zo

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There’s a great place to go when you’re broke: It’s called work via @DaveRamsey

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Prayer really works. @DaveRamsey OKC (phone home with the right change of heart) http://twitpic.com/41l511

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You can wander into debt but not out of it (get gazelle intense!) @DaveRamsey @DaveRamseyLIVE http://twitpic.com/41l1pu

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RT @TommyHaines: Debt - it is not a math problem, it is a people problem. If you were doing good math you wouldn’t be in debt

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Great pic! RT @lettner: Dave calling the goat http://yfrog.com/h053aiyj second half started

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RT @dugasjeremy new car loses 60% of value in the 1st 4 yrs. This is largest purchase most consumers make that goes down in value

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@DaveRamsey is telling “the story of life beyond the bare patch” - great storytelling The difference is hope & belief!

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RT @jmkcasper: I could give you $10 million and your FICO score wouldn’t change one single point.

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Audiobooks (& podcasts) turn your car into the college course you needed but never had

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How much can U SAVE, invest, blow & GIVE if you had no paymenl@DaveRamseym@DaveRamseyLIVELPict http://twitpic.com/41kgyz

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When you buy w/plastic you spend more,focus groups demonstrate this. Spending cash hurts more http://twitpic.com/41keqp

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100% of elements that make your FICO score go up require you to go into more debt - don’t worship at the altar of debt @DaveRamsey

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@mkokc awesome! @DaveRamsey is a great communicator - with very compelling stories to tell

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@josepicardo you’ll be quoting @DaveRamsey not me with that one! :-)

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The little man has more chances here (in the USA) to succeed than anywhere @DaveRamsey @DaveRamseyLIVE OKC

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Myth: Car payments are a way of life, & you’ll always have l@DaveRamseyLIVELIVE @DaveRamseymsey

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People become very upset when you mess with their stupidity @DaveRamsey @DaveRamseyLIVE OKC

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The rich rules over the poor, & the borrower is slave to the lender. Proverbs 22:7 daveramlPict http://twitpic.com/41k6t3

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If you tell a lie or spread a MYTH often enough… the myth becomes accepted as TRUTH http://twitpic.com/41k55x

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I think @DaveRamsey grew up listening to Baptist preachers :-) @DaveRamseyLIVE OKC

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Power of compounding interest is a HUGE deal when you are building wealth @DaveRamsey @DaveRamseyLIVE

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RT @catcherball: Build an emergency fund, for a…..rainy day? I swear someone said this before! Grandma is that u on stage?

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You must pay yourself first. You must save money. It is going to rain. You must be prepared @DaveRamsey @DaveRamseyLIVE

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When you try to do 73 things at once, nothing happens. Power comes from focus @DaveRamsey OKC @DaveRamseyLIVE

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if your truck payment is more than your house payment you might be a redneck @DaveRamsey OKC

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RT @super_m0mmy:
In 1929, only 2% of homes in America had a mortgage against them.

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most millionaires can’t tell you who got kicked off the island @DaveRamsey OKC

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money issues are the #1 reason for divorces today @DaveRamsey OKC

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in 1970 only 15% of Americans had a credit card- it turns out Daniel Boone DID leave home without it! @DaveRamsey OKC

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you can tell who was skinny dipping when the tide goes out (Warren Buffet) @DaveRamsey OKC

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typical bankruptcy filers are well educated, middle class baby boomers w/ big time credit card debt @DaveRamsey OKC

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RT @jmkcasper: Good people get good money and do good things. And change their world.

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Nearly 70% of consumers live paycheck to paycheck via @DaveRamsey OKC

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Rich people don’t care what you think: It’s a character trait @DaveRamsey OKC http://twitpic.com/41jpc2

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Bottom Line: Spend less than you make! (& send that note to Washington D@DaveRamseymlive OKC

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Money is like BBQ: the good stuff takes DAYS! (there is no microwave BBQ) @DaveRamsey OKC

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Personal finance is 80% behavior & just 20% head knowledge - you don’t need to know Calcu@DaveRamseymlive OKC

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If you are not doing well at something, find people who are excelling and then copy them! @DaveRamsey OKC

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Panoramic photo of the OKC Cox Center during with @DaveRamsey http://ow.ly/1s3DR2

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You become more of what you are when you get more money @DaveRamsey OKC

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