Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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June 15th, 2011

chrislehmann In my dark moments, I worry that so much of the system of public education is set up to ensure everyone regresses to a very mediocre mean.

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@Stuartburt just the Chrome browser, nothing else… no saving to the hard drive, feels a little strange. But powerful!

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Just learned about Microsoft’s program AutoCollage - good if you have a touch screen interface on Windows, apparently… http://ow.ly/5iXcU

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@unklar I’m not sure… we could look at the Ustream archive to see! I’d guess it was “power”

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I’m currently taking @mguhlin ‘s Google Chromebook (CR-48) for a test drive. It took all of 15 seconds to fully boot up. Impressive!

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Google Chromebooks are for sale now! $350 for Acer wifi only model on Amazon http://ow.ly/5iWtk

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@unklar it’s something I’ve thought about (as well as lived) 4 quite awhile now. No trademark on that idea 4 sure! @k12online is an example!

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Key question for any technology: What happens if/when it becomes ubiquitous? Ubiquity changes everything via @kevin2kelly “What Tech Wants”

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Technology is born in generality and grows to specificity via @kevin2kelly in “What Technology Wants”

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RT @ClaudiaSwisher: At school, kids can get online faster with their phones than the school’s laptop carts…sad commentary.

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@ClaudiaSwisher indeed! We should do something constructive about that.

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@technolibrary I presented twice today at - Austin Renaissance hotel http://ow.ly/1tOtXs

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unklar Oklahoma To Offer Free Online School — THE Journal - http://shar.es/HjSmh @wfryer

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@jadekaz I’ll take that weather trade!

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Bank clock near downtown Austin says it’s 106 degrees F. I’m missing Montana now! http://twitpic.com/5c2cj0

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New post: iPads and Technology Integration for School Principals http://bit.ly/mzhiHB

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My cell phone ‘personal hotspot’ connection is approximately 1,000,000,000 times faster than the free hotel wifi here in Austin :-(

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@djteach Thanks for the recc - I ended up trying the 1st free “stopwatch” iPad app in the Apps Store, worked great!

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Vendor promise: Teach kids to be motivated & raise test scores for just siPict http://twitpic.com/5bzyyt

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Rdg: Save the Dates - Announcing the Worldwide Library 2.011 Virtual (and Free) Conference http://j.mp/iYLI33

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Way to go learners! Rdg: Iowa school replaces workbooks with MacBooks http://j.mp/iV7Sa5

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Rdg: Google given green light to pursue Nortel patents purchase http://j.mp/jdI2YW

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Good hotlist: Ten WYSIWYG HTML editors for Mac OS X http://j.mp/ldUpTq

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great free True Random Number Generator, useful for classroom use & conference giveaways http://www.random.org via @onehappycsa11

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Resources for my workshop with Texas school principals at today - @posterous sharing worked great! http://ow.ly/5it3C

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TX school principals at are sharing ideas about visionary school leadership- please comment on their thoughts! http://ow.ly/5inU6

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What is your favorite iPad stopwatch app?

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Tagul is like Wordle except you can create word clouds in shapes / text within shapes http://tagul.com

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