Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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

March 8th, 2014

iReading: Marshall McLuhan - A candid conversation w high priest of popcult & metaphysician of media j.mp/1ga3wAD via @amyburvall

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just watched the 60 sec @CommonSense [VIDEO] “Digital Footprint” j.mp/1n7oaXx

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just left a comment for a student (Liz Carnell) who recorded a video about Chapter 6 of my book “Playing with Media” j.mp/1kF1Far

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my remixed image for “flash drive in the sky” j.mp/1li2Wl5 (metaphor for cloud-based storage services like dropbox & Google Drive)

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@LearnWithHomer I would retitle your 3/7 @HuffingtonPost article “Poverty is Everyone’s Problem” rather than literacy. Poverty is the root

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@joe_bower thanks for writing & sharing those ideas! :-)

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EdTechTeacher21 Where can you see @willrich45 @MsMagiera @rmbyrne @wfryer & @smartinez? ! Early Bird Registration OPEN ettsummit.org/register

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2watch: TEDxHONOLULU - Amy Burvall & Herb Mahelona - What I Learned from Napoleon & MTV j.mp/1ilHsBM @historyteacherz [VIDEO]

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HerbMahelona One reason I love this island: sunrise on Mauna Kea! pic.twitter.com/uuhFaueffJ

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[VIDEO] Digital Life by @historyteacherz j.mp/PdTLru (super creative remix of “Video Killed the Radio Star”)

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I started a new YouTube playlist about Digital Portfolios j.mp/1lhgkpp h/t @kernkelly @eportfolios

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amyburvall Looking for ideas for a “Make du Jour” workshop- what things do your students do on a daily/weekly basis? padlet.com/wall/makedujour

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@amyburvall excellent - thanks so much for sharing those links! I’d love to see you at - I haven’t ever been to BLC :-)

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@glovely you’ll like this video: Pre-K Video Assessment youtube.com/watch?v=TlT1XP… via @kernkelley

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Added video “Digitizing Student Portfolios w/ iPod Touch” by @kernkelley j.mp/1ilz3hN to Digital Portfolios j.mp/1ilz3hX

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@amyburvall I am so glad. I will send you a draft copy of the book chapter on eportfolios I’m working on now to get your ok :-)

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key element of in schools: making ASKING QUESTIONS a sign of intelligence! by @BlueSkunkBlog j.mp/1g9yZTy

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avoid format bigotry: asking “should we have games in schools” is like asking “should we have books” @BlueSkunkBlog j.mp/1ilwnkb

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@kernkelley nice - enjoy! in Honolulu? If so you should look up the amazing history teacher @amyburvall :-)

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iReading: Giving a student a zero teaches them a lesson j.mp/1lJnENN by @joe_bower via @twhitford

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@kernkelley I’d love to but I usually have an @iesSTEM class of 4th graders at that time I’m teaching! But Mar 18th is Spring Break…

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@kernkelley that would be awesome! It would be even better to find an excuse to get back to Maine for F2F interviews & networking :-)

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@johnkuhntx @DataDiva @EthicalFidelity @schmiaah @herz6kids high stakes tests inherently corrupt the edu profession vimeo.com/20896525

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@johnkuhntx We need to change our entire culture of assessment in K12 schools, not just seek to reduce high stakes testing abuses

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@johnmmblake It’s a great example of why we need 2 keep competition in the cellular marketplace & the FCC shouldn’t allow more consolidation

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JoyKirr Sorry! Doc is open now - Please add your ideas for how you promote literacy: goo.gl/CfccZI

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@kernkelley @alicebarr @bobsprankle @cheryloakes50 is this the 13th year of MLTI for 7th & 8th graders?

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watching: Entertainment vs. Engagement: Why it’s Imperative
Educators Know the Difference j.mp/1ee9psu [VIDEO] by @BlueSkunkBlog

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I added some resources & a video by @eportfolios to my Mapping Media “Digital Portfolios” page j.mp/1n6o0PY

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by @eportfolios: Social Networks and Interactive Portfolios: Blurring the Boundaries j.mp/1ilpaRi (19 min video) Feb 2010

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rogerschank @aenclade @garystager yes; schools expose kids to subjects and that is the problem; exposure is not education

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nvteklib Badgekit - new tool to create badging system openbadges.tumblr.com/post/787641812…

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casas_jimmy Talking GRIT at . How is resiliency developed? Have 2 begin 2 honor failure & teach failure recovery in our S’ & model as adults.

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maggda Resources from the NE sessions sites.google.com/site/edcampiow…

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mcleod “(Now that we’re 1:1) I never thought I’d say ‘yes’ so often to my elementary kids.” They have so many ideas and can do so much.

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Date w scrivenerapp this afternoon working on my 4th book @ Northwest Library instagram.com/p/lS0gJXugG_/

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thinkteach Would you pay for professional development in your district? Probably not if you’re MADE to do it, more likely when you CHOOSE

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I added SubText @readwithSubtext to our Recommended iPad Apps list goo.gl/72eSD7

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new post: March is Teen DIY Tech Month at OKC Metro Libraries j.mp/1inqvvo @MetroLibraryOK

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@KidblogDotOrg I need to cancel the upgrade I started paying for on 1 of my sites - where I can I request this?

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ebook2read: The Artisan Soul: Crafting Your Life into a Work of Art by @erwinmcmanus j.mp/1fNlvy9

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msheneghan Love the question that @coffeechugbooks is using to drive student discussion: “what breaks your heart?”

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JenaiaMorane @Linds_1216 Quote from amazing kid “Learning between grown-ups and kids should be reciprocal” youtube.com/watch?v=TN79Qy…

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nicolibrarian Wishing my other academic pd in higher Ed was this much fun confident our kcelt folks can make it so

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franmcveigh “How do U overcome difficulty? What is an example of perseverance in ur life?” pre-service Be ready to answer this interview ?!

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gregwong “We need a world where everyone is allowed to imagine and create.” @erwinmcmanus. ..instagram.com/p/lSJ0KcOkoE/E0

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MrBarnerWCMS It seems the way we dispense education no longer goes with what we want to get from education. Time to rebuild the plane.

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MrBarnerWCMS “We are going to teach you more than knowledge, we are going to teach you to be an adult.”

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herz6kids @bethbasinger what about this assignment fr @eolsonteacher “Be inspired. Do something inspirational!” isn’t that amazing?

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eyesrightblog Powerful & inspiring audio message from @erwinmcmanus The Artisan Soul: A Manifesto of Human Creativity pcasts.in/RGM3

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bethbasinger @martysnowpaw “Can we create a revolution so we change the toxicity of the environment?” SE

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schmiaah Staff concerned about standardized test scores? @herz6kids “Who cares?” love that mentality

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mcleod Everything that’s wrong with traditional grading in one table bit.ly/1fbjoTo cc @thinkteach

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mlament Over 50 sessions SW & only a handful are about tech tools. Conversation about learning & teaching isn’t about tools!

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iReading: Choose Your Own Adventure Stories from 2nd Grade j.mp/1g90lsY by @LPralleKeehn

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liveclass20 Need funding 4 classrm projects? Look no further! Everything U need 2 know @DonorsChoose on today NoonET live.classroom20.com

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Just picked up a copy of @CurbsideOKC at @elementalcoffee (I saw a similar newspaper in Denver - gr8 idea!) pic.twitter.com/tS16n4JYF7

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iReading: Emma Gulley - How TFA Used Me and Disappointed Me j.mp/1ck3XZN by @DianeRavitch

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kellyjvreed “Narrative is at the center of who we are, how we learn … how we understand the world.” -Thomas Newkirk

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cmargadonna “There have been no societies that did not tell stories!”

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kellyjvreed “A world in which we can’t turn events into stories is scary because it’s random.” -Thomas Newkirk

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iReading: The 3D Cities of Google Earth j.mp/1lfKkSK

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Fascinating audio podcast: Documentary Archive- MINTS: Turkey - Beyond the Silk Road j.mp/1n5e6OH by @bbcworldservice

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iesSTEM 4th grader Corbyn learned about lift & thrust last week making paper airplanes in class mbcurl.me/GVFR

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iesSTEM 4th grader Alexa learned about liquid density in an experiment this week mbcurl.me/GVFQ

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ExplorersClub Video: Collapse of the Pu’u ‘O ‘o Crater Floor on March 5th youtube.com/watch?v=TjLtt2…

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FragileOasis The Black Sea from the orbital perspective of astronauts & cosmonauts working together pic.twitter.com/wZSR53q7IU

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@Kelli_Cody I totally love that creative spiral for learning design too! @mres & the @scratchteam rock! :-)

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iesSTEM post by 4th grade girls who built in @MinecraftEdu & measured area mbcurl.me/GVFP

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iesSTEM Post by a 4th grader showing their @MinecraftEdu corral & perimeter measurement mbcurl.me/GVFN

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