Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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

April 2012

New post: Good Things Can Come From Science and Engineering Projects in School @OKCPS go.wfryer.me/IjSztn

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audreywatters On Not Sending The Kid To College bit.ly/JlKvqb

via YoruFukurou (retweeted on 10:55 PM, Apr 30th, 2012 via HootSuite)

techsavvygirl Check out googleartproject.com an amazing collection of museum art being displayed at Lessons and tips for teachers

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kjarrett Hey peeps! Check out: Edcamp Leadership, an unconference for school leaders owl.li/aBT14 7/27, Central NJ, join us!

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@budtheteacher I wish Microsoft would update the app tho…. It works, but I’d like to see it more streamlined

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@technolibrary probably will burn it to DVD to share in class

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@technolibrary a friend who is a Windows user wants to make a slideshow for his daughter’s class

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@cashjim yes, his music is great!!! Thanks :-)

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@bcrosby I used Windows Live Moviemaker a few years ago & liked it better… Still not great, but better…

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@technolibrary I thought of that but it’s not very streamlined compared to iPhoto… I actually think Picasa is quicker but wasn’t sure if

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Besides Picasa, what is a good, free software option for Windows users wanting to quickly create a photo slideshow set to music?

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New post: Security Tips for Wordpress: Understanding Network Attacks go.wfryer.me/IBHc4R

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VPN solution recommended by @doddschris: Cloak VPN wfryer.me/tg @cloakVPN (good to use on public wifi for updates)

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Sucuri SiteCheck is free website malware & blacklist scan recommended by @doddschris: wfryer.me/tf

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Another recommended security plugin by @doddschris: Limit Login Attempts wfryer.me/te

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1st security plugin (free) recommended by @doddschris: Better WP Security wfryer.me/td

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commercial backup plugin recommended by @doddschris: BackupBuddy wfryer.me/tc

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free/open source backup plugin recommended by @doddschris: BackWPup wfryer.me/tb

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Recommended password utility via @doddschris: 1 Password wfryer.me/ta

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@corymiller303 I understand- I hope @_LindseyMiller gets to feeling better soon! I’m taking good notes :-)

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learning about hacktivists in the context of network security wfryer.me/t9 via @doddschris

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Learning about script kiddies wfryer.me/t8 via @doddschris

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‘my system requirements: food, water, and internet connectivity’ by @doddschris

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About to hear @doddschris w/ @focusfirebiz present about security issues for for user’s group mtg at @thedivorg

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121/366/2012 Water Wheel by Alex instagr.am/p/KD86NVugA-/

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Great 18 minute podcast: Interview with Yukon High School Author: Luke Swanson wfryer.me/t7 (a published ebook author!)

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@JMaxey1 I’ll post about the procedures we followed / lessons learned soon, hopefully later tonight :-) It’s a GREAT app!

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@posterous I’m having trouble with search not working on my sites. Is this a bug that can be fixed/addressed somehow? I really need search!

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The purpose of bureaucracy is to compensate for incompetence & lack of discipline - George Rathman in “Good to Great”

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teach42 “We don’t just enjoy now. We participate.” Via Why Videos Go Viral ed.ted.com/lessons/kevin-…

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sciencegoddess NASA Announces Plans To Put Man On Bus To Cleveland | The Onion - America’s Finest News Source onion.com/JWJWqP

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courosa “Private Prison Corporations Are Modern Day Slave Traders” couros.ca/x/bf

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@MarciVaughan yes :-) I was working with Mrs Callison this morning

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I’m co-teaching a 6th grade English lesson today, students are creating enhanced eBooks with Book Creator wfryer.me/t5

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New post: Checking Algebra and Geometry Problems with WolframAlpha go.wfryer.me/IN3VbP

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120/366/2012 Oklahoma Morning instagr.am/p/KBff8SOgJi/

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119/366/2012 Strawberry Shortcake instagr.am/p/KBc5B_ugIA/

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Just added @pottermore to our list of favorite family websites wfryer.me/t4 (for my 8 yr old’s easy reference)

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Just RSVP’ed April 30th MeetUp (tomorrow!) wfryer.me/t3 at @thedivorg in Edmond. Topic will be security!

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tomwhitby The Topic Poll has posted. Please make your Topic selection Now! twtpoll.com/khptl5

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@audreywatters what would HB12-1240 do to Colorado public schools if passed as currently proposed?

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@audreywatters wow, I wonder how many states have lobbyist pages for legislation like that? Enlightening I’m sure…

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iReading: What I Learned at Summer Camp flpbd.it/FxO4u

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Bible GeoCoding: KML files for Google Earth organized by book wfryer.me/t2 (I’m using this in a lesson tomorrow)

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iReading: Everything U know about curriculum may be wrong. Really. by @grantwiggins wfryer.me/t1 via @NMHS_Principal @jackiegerstein

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@NMHS_Principal answer to your question: In part but certainly not entirely!

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Really close & loud lightning right now in OKC… Definitely feels like spring in Oklahoma tonight! Glad for more rain!

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The Ultimate Midnight Snack [VIDEO] wfryer.me/sz (my late @DS106TDC submission)

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I just shared an audio epitaph for wfryer.me/sy @DS106TDC

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henrythiele Send your teachers to a week at our Google camp this summer sites.google.com/a/maine207.org…

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kylepace The Google+ Safety Center - resources for teens, parents, and teachers bit.ly/Ie5IaY

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shareski What have you or your students created that you would consider beautiful? Please share a link.

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@bcrosby glad to hear about your surgery result. Hope things keep getting better :-)

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@n4ftd I’m working with some 3rd grade teachers who want ideas for improving / building their classroom sites

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@BHS_Doyle I don’t think so- it happens :-) Please keep me posted when it is officially available tho - I’d like to check it out & share it

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@courosa wow. I hadn’t thought of FB “likes” in those terms, but perhaps I should…

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NMHS_Principal ChronoZoom: zoomable, interactive timelines for the entire history of time bit.ly/yUx1mR

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@BHS_Doyle congrats to your daughter, the published author! Where/how can we read her work now?

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@n4ftd I’m sorry you ran into trouble - don’t worry tho! With revision history in gdocs nothing is lost :-)

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@n4ftd no worries… I’m glad you added to the doc, I’ll check the revision history & fix that URL

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oksde Two Digital Learning keynotes from @rec54 and @tvanderark now archived online for easy viewing: ow.ly/az9Z1

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U.S. Marine’s anti-Obama Facebook page & statements results in a “other than honorable” discharge wfryer.me/sx via @CNN

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US Secret Service agents now have a new code of conduct including this: “Act like you are still in the US” (when overseas) via @CNN

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New post: A Touching Sign Language Performance of David Phelps: No More Night go.wfryer.me/IckAmG

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@marc_saltzman I enjoyed your highlights about using Siri on @CNN this afternoon - thanks! :-)

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Good resource tutorials from @EFF: A Guide to YouTube Removals wfryer.me/su

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Wow - just learned Popocatepetl (17K volcano south of Mexico City I climbed in ’93) is erupting again! wfryer.me/st via @latimes

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latimes American workforce is seriously sleep-deprived, CDC reports lat.ms/I9oCMC via @latimeshealth

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Sarah thought her tryout for Anastasia at went well this morning! wfryer.me/ss

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BernajeanPorter Awesome idea - infographic resumes - very creative! See @ my infographics pinterest ow.ly/av1Pd

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@DS106TDC is there a way for me to submit my audio epitaph to the @SoundCloud group from my iphone? wfryer.me/sr

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DS106TDC Your assignment for today: Record an audio epitaph which you would like to see carved on your headstone. tdc.ds106.us/tdc111/

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tomwhitby Kindergarteners Creating Screencasts zite.to/Iid2RU

via Zite Personalized Magazine (retweeted on 7:53 AM, Apr 28th, 2012 via HootSuite)

tomwhitby Movement Against Standardized Testing Grows As Parents Opt Out zite.to/Iegqyn

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joycevalenza On Disney’s Graveyard Book deal deadline.com/2012/04/disney…

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@VirtualGardner thanks! This was our 1st time 2C the OKC downtown area since its been recently renovated - we love the water / fountains!

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Book recc fron Darby Perrin- Lost Black Sheep: The Search for WWII Ace Chris Magee amzn.com/1555716474

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Reaching Out @ Festival of the Arts instagr.am/p/J8ggIWugGv/

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Twilight OKC Arts Festival Concert [PIC] wfryer.me/sq

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Band Backdrop @ Festival of the Arts instagr.am/p/J8fGV6ugGI/

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Twilight OKC Skyscraper @ Festival of the Arts instagr.am/p/J8en6sOgF0/

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I’m at Festival of the Arts (Oklahoma City, OK) w/ 12 others 4sq.com/JGgbvY

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@pookyy I’m glad you asked… Please keep me posted. Also when in doubt w tech, enlist the help of a young person to help troubleshoot!

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I’m looking forward to the day I have a car I can fill up with CNG (@ 7-11) 4sq.com/IaPElB

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@pookyy make sure it is fully seated / pushed into the headphone port. It works with all apps that record, including default camera 4 video

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@kanfamdoc tools definitely can, however, make us more powerful That goes for the good side & the dark side of the Force :-)

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Evidence of deep packet inspection instagr.am/p/J7xclwugA6/

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I learned about the @blackbaud student info system today, which is used by some private k12 schools wfryer.me/sp

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I’m bummed the @okccoco still hasn’t reopened yet… I need a co-working space downtown this afternoon :-(

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@Ashconmom my favorite iPad apps for animated videos are Puppet Pals & Sock Puppets!

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@Ashconmom more video avatar animation options are on this wiki from wfryer.me/sn

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Important post-WWII milestone: U.S.-Japan deal withdraws 9,000 Marines from Okinawa wfryer.me/sm via @CNN

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Great H.323 videoconference today w/ @FBISDEduTech in Ft Bend ISD, TX discussing June 6th tech conference wfryer.me/sl

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@techsavvyteach yes absolutely, we would love to get @kfasimpaur involved in this year! :-)

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jasonohler Sherry Turkle: Connected, but Alone?:
TED2012
Filmed Feb 2012
Posted April 2012

As we expect more from t… bit.ly/K4Nj0g

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new video: Golden Retriever Food Ball Fun wfryer.me/sk

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Are you a guy in the OKC area? Attend “It’s a Guy Thing” May 10 at @OKCityRescue wfryer.me/sj instagr.am/p/J7JgtSOgDq/

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New post: Additional Books to Read on the POW/MIA Situation in Southeast Asia go.wfryer.me/IfWARZ

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Ray of Hope @ First Presbyterian Church instagr.am/p/J5uhm3OgHG/

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I’ll catch the podcast! MT @TILDENetcasts Our show today on the Khan Academy, impacting education everywhere… tilde.aurora-schools.org

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@mgerbrick Hokusai Audio Editor is a free iOS audio editor-looks promising but I haven’t played with it much yet wfryer.me/sg

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Have you found a Web 2.0 tool like Audacity? Looking to import voice, music and sound effects @mgerbrick wants 2 know

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@mgerbrick no, unfortunately not yet. I’ll tweet out your question & see if anyone else has / knows an option…

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RT @KansasNana Live webcam of mama redtail hawk & 3 nestlings in Ithaca NY on Cornell campus. Fascinatiwfryer.me/sfekxM

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Looking 4 exemplary 3rd gr classroom websites & exemplary class sites (ANY level) built w Google Sites-please awfryer.me/sel#gct

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New post: Lessons Learned Following Oklahoma School Beating Amplified by Social Media go.wfryer.me/JpGmpo

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Just downloaded Wunderkit for iPhone wfryer.me/sd (free collaborative organizer) via @odlaguy

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I’ve updated the “Tell a Story in 5 Photos” Media Map wfryer.me/sc

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EconMobile The Hogwarts express econ.st/Jkf4AF

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josepicardo Google Apps for Education and the New Google Drive bit.ly/JQX5mK via @audreywatters

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Crazy! MT @leoniehaimson More on how Gulen extends its reach into Indiana [Charter Schools] w/ cash, trips, more goo.gl/RBVCS

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tshreve Who owns your files on Google Drive? - world-shaker: tmblr.co/Z4YynwKKBOGa

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Great PDF guide: How To Host an EdCamp flpbd.it/YifYZ I’m thinking we should schedule a Sept or Jan/Feb - Ideas?

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iReading: Send to Kindle Now Available for Mac Users flpbd.it/Zmz9I via @rmbyrne

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@kfor I agree with @curtgOK that you crossed the line with that student photo, from a confidentiality & propriety standpoint :-(

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in @OKCPS on lockdown this am due to out of control student wfryer.me/sb via @kfor

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116/366/2012 Geometry EOI Fuel instagr.am/p/J13g-HOgFI/

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DianeRavitch Did ALEC write your state’s education laws? Charters, vouchers, parent trigger? Privatization? alecexposed.org/wiki/Bills_Aff…

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Take Action Now wfryer.me/sa (an outstanding letter w/ practical recommendations 4 parents & education advocates f@DianeRavitchitch

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DianeRavitch 380 school TX districts passed anti-hi-stakes testing resolution, now including Austin! timeoutfromtesting.org
Where is my hometown Houston?

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audreywatters People say I’m prolific, but @DianeRavitch started a blog today and posted 6 times. Already 2 posts for 4/25 bit.ly/I9HO1u

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CPMindMaster The shortest answer is doing ~ Lord Herbert

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New post: Apps and Clouds: An Introduction to Internet Resources go.wfryer.me/K0cKfc

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All links/resources videos & audio podcast: Apps and Clouds: An Introduction to Internet Resourwfryer.me/cloud2u7f (from 23 Apr 2012)

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Apps and Clouds: An Introduction to Internet Resources wfryer.me/s9 (new audio recording on Fuel 4 Edu Change Agents)

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Larryferlazzo “Testing day: ‘More like lockdown than an elementary school’” at @valeriestrauss blog wapo.st/HMOpsr

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trishbrrm Yes - simple insight, profound effect. RT @CoachHarmen When I teach a skill to another I learn it twice myself ~ unknown

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“…common-core standards will fail, unless we can do massive professional development for teachers” edweek.org/ew/articles/20… via @jasonglassia

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RT Ensuring Accurate Teacher Evaluations [requires LOTS of Administrator training] bit.ly/Ie14cR via @gatesfoundation

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Twilight dance of Venus & La Luna instagr.am/p/J0x0rAugDA/

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storychasers Great Storychasers board meeting this evening - Announcements about summer 2012 workshops coming soon!

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@mtmartineau no but from what I understand it just works for general settings, not email account credentials :-(

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iReading: The danger of Twitter, Facebook politics wfryer.me/s8 via @CNN

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I just created a free account on Hippocampus @OERhippo wfryer.me/s6 Looks like a great math/science digital media resource!

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Interesting web tool for making interactive timelines: TimeToast wfryer.me/s5 via @shundamob3

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Anyone have experiences or recommendations for available plugins for making interactive timelines? wfryer.me/s4

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iReading: Dropbox update adds public links to any file or folder aol.it/I5T79Z via @TUAW

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114/366/2012 Prepared by the Mad Cows [patrol] @ Stephenson Park instagr.am/p/JyJN_rOgOo/

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RT @courosa: “Harvard Library to faculty: we’re going broke unless you go open access” couros.ca/x/9q

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I just unlocked the Level 3 “Pizzaiolo” badge on @foursquare! Sweet! 4sq.com/I6od2d

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@ARJalali according to @DatamationSys it works for general settings but not email credentials

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iReading: Sweet Brown from OKC video remix meme wfryer.me/s2 via @knowyourmeme

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iPad cart sync ?: Is there a way to enter email credentials once & copy them to all iPads, or do I need to enter them separately on each?

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@posterous please disregard previous message - I figured out the problem (user error) the iPad was using my admin email credentials to send!

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@posterous Email submission posts to a new blog I setup with a teacher aren’t going into a moderation queue. Ideas/help needed!

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@Grovo offers Techie tutorial videos on a wide range of topics, many free wfryer.me/s1 via @rmbyrne

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Great article! Yukon [high school] student becomes eBook author wfryer.me/s0 via @NewsOK

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iReading: Student candidate allegedly hacks his own election results digitaltrends.com/computing/stud…

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Planting Pumpkin Seeds wfryer.me/rz (new post on our family learning blog - includes pics & a video)

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Treasures wfryer.me/ry (new sounds of my world audio recording)

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@davecormier yes, I was thinking that sign was going to keep me out as well :-)

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@jcarvy Not sure, sorry I can’t help with that. I’m betting Apple has a vetting procedure in place & application process…

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Let It Shine wfryer.me/rx (new sounds of my world audio post)

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Oklahoma Teen Suicide Prevention Summit tomorrow April 23 6-8 pm at UCO in Edmond wfryer.me/rw

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Welcome to our “nut free room!” twitpic.com/9cu126

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Added to my reading list: The Cross and the Lynching Tree amzn.com/1570759375

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Incredible stopmotion video, makes me want to travel on the ISS! showyou.com/s/0gno4j

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Rachel spied Mars last night on her own w/out help, it’s in Leo now instagr.am/p/JtFb1cOgOl/

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@bcrosby often, yes! :-) But not tonight…

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iReading: Seven Gmail Add-ons That Make Email Suck Less flpbd.it/V71s9 via @TechCrunch

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No Plastic Accepted @ Eischen’s Bar instagr.am/p/Js5rj9OgIH/

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Best Chicken in Oklahoma @ Eischen’s Bar instagr.am/p/Js47zdugHr/

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Haven’t been here since Aug 2010! Still a busy place! (@ Eischen’s Bar) 4sq.com/JnDA5f

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I just unlocked the “Fried Check-in” badge on @foursquare! Bring on the grease! 4sq.com/JnDBWU

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Arts Festival Band Concert @ Classen SAS instagr.am/p/JsiUWXugN3/

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@brueckj23 me too! I was teaching 4th grade & got 4 AlphaSmarts to use in our class writing workshop from a TCEA mini-grant. Good times :-)

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Flashback 1999: Alexander watches Daddy Fly Fishing in Wyoming instagr.am/p/JsYa7mOgJT/

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Flashblack circa 1997: Camping in NM - writing TechEdge article on an AlphaSmart instagr.am/p/JsXdnfugI6/

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Soc_Imagination Thing 7: Create or update your own ePortfolio, 31/10/11, 23 Things for the Digital Professional awe.sm/5inbY

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adambellow “The Pineapple Story Tests Us: Have Test Publishers become Unquestionable Authorities?” zite.to/IGIA1d

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mguhlin Remaking education in the image of our desires zite.to/Jjf4Cl via @Zite

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Inexcusable & glaring errors in science FCAT guidelines (Florida high stakes tewfryer.me/rvrhXF @twoodwardwar

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@srenatee my brother in law was showing off his new Samsung Note - it’s quite a pocketful!

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@athorp thanks! It feels great :-) I get to ‘don’ my robe, hat & hood next month, looking forward to the celebration!

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