Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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

October 7th, 2014

TESLib This morning I walked into a 4th grade class & caught students reading eBooks using @MackinVIA ! So proud of my readers!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:39 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

STEMseeds new post: Practical Lessons for Elementary STEM Integration ift.tt/1uU3Zj4

via IFTTT (retweeted on 10:35 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

NASA Before sunrise, the moon over North America will turn celestial red. Our visibility map: go.nasa.gov/1oOXLJW pic.twitter.com/No1dqOY5U7

via SocialEngage (retweeted on 10:34 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

classenSASptsa New post: Successful Wish Week Food Truck Fundraiser bit.ly/1vRGhRd

via ClassenSAS WP to Tweet (retweeted on 10:07 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

iReading: Kano is an easy-to-use $150 computer for kids & parents to explore tech together j.mp/1oOX9UH by @gigastacey

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@MsMensing That would be super! I just love that workshop / PD model :-)

via Mobile Web (M5) in reply to MsMensing

@vperezy @OKCPS this is the first time has done a food truck fundraiser, it’s for charity “Wish Week!”

via Mobile Web (M5) in reply to vperezy

About to taste @Waffleleg chicken & waffles for @OKCPS “Wish Week” pic.twitter.com/i6DhRlYQ8r

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Food truck fundraiser time for @OKCPS “Wish Week” [PANO] pic.twitter.com/AfhuzlnCnz

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@techsavvyteach Creative Live looks really cool, thanks for tweeting this. Oct 16-17 is our fall break so timing is perfect! :-)

via Mobile Web (M5) in reply to techsavvyteach

techsavvyteach Power Your Podcast with Storytelling with Alex Blumberg | CreativeLive - Learn. Be Inspired. buff.ly/1EpfdyG // get your @wfryer on!

via Buffer (retweeted on 6:52 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Mobile Web (M5))

CathyBenge1 Let the @EnidSchools PLC begin…and I’m first to arrive? Bahaha! @Ybling1 @sdfitz1998 pic.twitter.com/UZBbPODAkr

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:51 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Mobile Web (M5))

@CathyBenge1 ok. I shall - thanks :-) I’ve been mulling over quite a bit on the subject I want to write and hope I can get started soon…

via Mobile Web (M5) in reply to CathyBenge1

MT @okstate: Watch U.S. Senate debate between Connie Johnson & James Lankford tonight at 7p LIVE on j.mp/1vNSVme

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okstate Watch the U.S. Senate debate between Connie Johnson & James Lankford tonight at 7p LIVE on OState.TV. pic.twitter.com/4hMwoujEcD

via Sprout Social (retweeted on 5:55 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Mobile Web (M5))

jtotheizzoe Some clouds weigh as much as 747s. Here’s how they stay aloft. Plus, did you know that they’re literally alive? youtube.com/watch?v=DjByja…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:40 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

listening to @HaselwoodMath this afternoon at has me thinking about sharing a conference session specifically on edu reform/policy

via Twitter Web Client

@leslie_whitt did you end up using that parking tip this morning?! Going to the @OKEdTweetUp tonight?

via Twitter Web Client in reply to leslie_whitt

vperezy “The heart of is the people.” -@TParks TParks “The volunteers vs. the voluntold.” -@wfryer

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:29 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@gormang @hwallace1220 @TParks @IanGertler I think it will be a small group… You have a lot of expertise & experience to share!

via Twitter Web Client in reply to gormang

@MsMensing Is there a Twitter list of YouTube Star Teachers I can follow?

via Twitter Web Client

YTCreators Hey tablet junkies, you asked for iPad support for the Creator Studio app and we’ve tailored it for you. Get it here: goo.gl/mSFK36

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 4:26 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

.@jaherbel yes I thought that was very strong too - but sometimes that’s needed to “shake up thinking!: :-) h/t @gcouros

via Twitter Web Client in reply to jaherbel

TParks Working on a 1 to 1 session for Wed morning at w/ @gormang @wfryer Going “unconference” to share & learn

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:21 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@WAHS_JB thanks for the @k12online shout-out Jane! I’m looking forward to the conference this year too, esp the strand!

via Twitter Web Client in reply to WAHS_JB

gr8 instructional video about Twitter youtube.com/watch?v=Kf4RPT… by students of @MsMensing via @gcouros

via Twitter Web Client

MsMensing Let my 1st & 2nd graders give you a quick Twitter Lesson! goo.gl/XrQIpe

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:13 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@techsavvyed @runfardvs @edcampHOME We live busy lives, & enthusiasm for collaboration / extra PD learning varies widely

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.@khrista_lou @TParks @gormang we will have a 1:1 learning “popup” session tomorrow (Wed) during session 5 at - location TBA!

via Twitter Web Client in reply to khrista_lou

.@tredus These are resources from Scratch Camps I’ve led in the past with @ChrisWSimon in Edmond & Yukon sites.google.com/site/divjrscra…

via Twitter Web Client in reply to tredus

@tredus This summer they released a free “Scratch Jr” iPad app for primary-age students scratchjr.org

via Twitter Web Client in reply to tredus

@tredus yes definitely! Scratch is a wonderful, free coding program from @medialab here are resources from @iesSTEM stem.wesfryer.com/home/scratch

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jahillteach Read and Write for Google for read aloud IEPs Free account for Ts

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:00 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@CathyBenge1 Can you tell me about the voice recorder you mentioned? Which one is it?

via Twitter Web Client in reply to CathyBenge1

Timer Loop is free Chrome Extension great for groups/classroom rotations chrome.google.com/webstore/detai… via @CathyBenge1

via Twitter Web Client in reply to CathyBenge1

What is STEM? Students explaining circuits & electricity like this! [VIDEO] j.mp/1s7CTT3 via @AmyLoeffelholz @STEMseeds

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preso resources: Practical Lessons for Elementary STEM Integration w/ @AmyLoeffelholz j.mp/1vPWFBI @STEMseeds

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results from @polleverywhere “How many EdCamps or PLAYDATE PD events have you attended previously?” j.mp/1oNJFsr

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we need AV microphone tech support in Ballroom A please!

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Google Presentation slides for !$ session: Create Multimedia eBooks in a 1 iPad Classroom j.mp/1xmaZTL

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.@TParks @tjshay @Afinia3DPrint @AFINIA_JohnW super, thanks! I’ve been considering @printrbot 3D printer, works w iPad app Blockify

via Mobile Web (M5) in reply to TParks

KristiMeeuwse Using Blokify in kindergarten wp.me/p2g5SZ-AX via @KristiMeeuwse

via Twitter for Websites (retweeted on 1:04 PM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Mobile Web (M5))

slides from session: EdCamp = Free Personalized Professional Development w @TParks j.mp/1vOXH0R @EdCampOKC

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StacyFord77 “Do something to inspire students, so that they can turn around and inspire you right back.” @gcouros

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 11:15 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

jdubyuhok All we talk about to our kids is all the bad stuff. Why is that? @gcouros

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:05 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

Check out what is happening NOW on Twitter: Lots bad, lots of GOOD too via @gcouros j.mp/1rUhPhv

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jenncruz3032 “Isolation is a choice educators make” @gcouros

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:38 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

iReading: Chris Hadfield Sing-Along: Astronaut Joined By Students From Across Canada j.mp/1s8imit via @gcouros

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Tech4T3achers When you tell me to put tech away when i’m learning, you don’t understand how I learn and connect. @gcurous

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:24 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

HaselwoodMath Are my kids super excited to be in my room?? If not why? Thoughts to ponder, thanks @gcouros!

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:06 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

“the biggest game changer in education? An educator that thinks of themselves as an INNOVATOR, kids deserve this!” by gcouros

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MrRogersTech Next year we need to add Twitter names to the name tags.

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:05 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

.@gcouros thank you for sharing your passion for life, learning, your family & humanity today in Oklahoma.

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Make Twitter connections today with other Oklahoma educators - follow everyone on this list! qub.me/dD2A8t

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MrRogersTech Speakers like this remind us why we became educators. Thanks @gcouros

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:00 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@scottcharlson I wish I could come to your session! Do you have a resource link @amy_haskins @JMaxey1 @drwilson @bfitz1981

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awesome project: 184 Days of Learning psdblogs.ca/184/ by & via @gcouros

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Who has the link to the awesome student “twitter tutorials” @gcouros just shared?!

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amazing app for digital storytelling: 1 Second Everyday 1secondeveryday.com via @gcouros

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ota_oktech The keynote at is packed! A lot of laughter & a lot of tweets! @gcouros is bringing it! pic.twitter.com/wZ1PZgqq9d

via iOS (retweeted on 9:53 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

HaselwoodMath Are kids creating because of school or in spite of school? @gcouros

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 9:53 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

MrRogersTech Dansje doen @ Awakefest 2013 (Benny Hill) ORIGINAL: youtu.be/8pQAWOCofXo. @gcouros Great video.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:53 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

“Learning is CREATION, not consumption.” by @gcouros

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“there is no age limit to innovation” by @gcouros

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“are kids creating “because of” or “in spite of” schools?” by @gcouros

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“are we literate if we consume content online, but don’t produce” by @mres via @gcouros

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Ybling1 Standardized tests don’t change students’ lives, innovative teachers do! @gcouros @WeAreWallerLib @LMSMustangs @MrP_tchr

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:48 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@gcouros & @kevinhoneycutt can SO powerfully help an audience laugh & cry in a keynote - WOW

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StacyFord77 Best self reflection question ever: Would you want to sit in your classroom as a learner all day? @gcouros

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 9:45 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

FeelyKiley Wasn’t ready for this many tears this early in the day

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:45 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@FeelyKiley that’s 1 reason of many @gcouros is such an incredible human being - he oozes passion for life & learning!

via Twitter Web Client in reply to FeelyKiley

“to innovate you must disrupt your routine” by @gcouros

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important question: “would you want to spend the ENTIRE day learning in YOUR classroom” by @gcouros

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“you need to inspire kids to the point that they inspire YOU right back!” by @gcouros

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jdubyuhok “I want to go there because that’s where you are.” @gcouros

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:41 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

I am totally kicking myself I didn’t find a way to get @sfryer here today to be inspired by @gcouros

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Amazing story about Twitter interaction w @KDTrey5 finding flag football game during the strike via @gcouros

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jbass2274 @gcouros @OCSSAINTS “Surround yourself with passionate people and you will become more passionate. “

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:35 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

“isolation is now a choice educators make” by @gcouros

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“tech provides opportunities to connect w others, deepen relationships” by @gcouros

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calypsogilstrap We don’t want to just look like a 21st century school. Tech doesn’t equal engagement. We must go deeper @gcouros

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 9:29 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

calypsogilstrap The only thing universities guarantee is debt. How can we get kids employed? We have to teach kids to evaluate info. Use @oklasl

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 9:29 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

jahillteach “Help a kid find what they love and can earn a living doing” @gcouros ” must break testing constraints 4 success!

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:27 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

“we don’t want our kids to get laptops & use them as 21st century pencils: tech does not + engagement” by @gcouros

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jdubyuhok How do we help adults step away from fear and embrace technology?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:25 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

“the longer we keep up facade: school is the primary place for learning, quicker we become irrelevant” by @shareski via @gcouros

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jdubyuhok Even the queen of England is photobombing people. -George Couros

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:22 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

jdubyuhok It’s not about phones and technology; it’s about trust.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:22 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

jbass2274 The world is mobile. Kids can learn wherever they are. @gcouros

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:20 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

so sad: stories via @gcouros about kids/students losing their love of school / learning / curiosity exploration

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Amazing picture of the Pope taking selfies with other people - inspirational qub.me/9e3Ugw via @gcouros

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“when you surround yourself with passionate people, you get more passionate yourself!” by @gcouros

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calypsogilstrap @gcouros if you aren’t on @twitter or social media you are becoming illiterate. pic.twitter.com/kdBDzmMtpD

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:15 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

I’m loving how @gcouros puts our complaints about “change” in perspective talking about his own family history / immigration / tech

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MolieriR No kid says “I’m excited to go home & get on the school’s website”.  - George Couros

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:10 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

fzzxtchr .@gcouros says not using tools like Twitter will lead to illiteracy.

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 9:09 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

“relationships are THE most important thing we do in school, that was true yesterday, it will be true tomorrow” by @gcouros

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“I went to school to become a kindergarten teacher, I was inspired by the movie “Billy Madison” qub.me/1IFYKx by @gcouros

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Updated presentation wiki / Google Site w links to presentations w @TParks & @AmyLoeffelholz j.mp/1s7kPc9

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“transformational leaders… describe a future they’d like to create” by @ThisIsSethsBlog via @gcouros

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“if you don’t understand Twitter & hashtags now, you are actually becoming illiterate today” by @gcouros

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“the smartest person in the room, is the room” by @dweinberger via @gcouros

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vperezy Feel like trained conference shark, I may walk out of sessions attracted by twitter happenings & hijinx.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:05 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

Opening comments from @ota_oktech President @garrison_todd kicking off w @gcouros intro pic.twitter.com/PyskNbelo9

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.@NormanSchools teacher’s campaign ‘Teach Like Me’ prompts T recruitment j.mp/1BMMxvE @Teach_Like_Me @SPSheehan

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Teach_Like_Me Check out the intro video! youtube.com/watch?v=nRtYjQ…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:50 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

STEMseeds new post: Practical Lessons for Elementary STEM Integration stemseeds.org/2014/10/practi… by @AmyLoeffelholz & @wfryer

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:46 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

@jaherbel @gcouros me too! BTW your Twitter profile pic is amazing :-)

via Twitter Web Client in reply to jaherbel

.@aboatman no apologies needed! Bring forth thy deluge of tweets, links & resources :-)

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MT @Teach_Like_Me: “The Band Director” [VIDEO] dedicated 2 all the Fine Arts teachers! j.mp/1vKjtD2 

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iesSTEM HUGE thanks 2 @USCellular @dsmacdonald & others 4 FULLY funding our @gosphero @DonorsChoose project donorschoose.org/project/applyi…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:35 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

Well the OTA / EncycloMedia paper program lists the official hashtag as but seems 2 be what most people are using

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if you are late arriving and still looking for parking, the lot south east of the Cox Center has lots of space for $10

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pasi_sahlberg Finnish pupils and teachers have time to play and creativity - one aspect of a good school @SirKenRobinson cnn.com/2014/10/06/opi… @anchaker

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:05 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

garrison_todd all conference information can be found on Grupio App & conference website ota.wildapricot.org

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:03 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Echofon)

ota_oktech Good morning ! Registration at is in full swing in the Exhibit Hall! pic.twitter.com/8l7RZEaE54

via iOS (retweeted on 7:38 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Echofon)

TParks Stay connected at Download the @grupio_mobile Conf App at itunes.apple.com/us/app/grupio-… OTA Enclyclo-Media XXXIV 2014

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:26 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Buffer)

@HaselwoodMath awesome, I will be there!!!!! :-)

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OKEdTweetUp Another @OKEdTweetUp edition will be Tuesday evening at 5:30. Details here: sites.google.com/site/okedtweet… Please RT!

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 7:13 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Echofon)

.@TParks @ota_oktech I can’t wait to hear from the brilliant, passionate & connected educator @gcouros today at :-)

via Echofon in reply to TParks

TParks Good morning Connect, Share, and Learn! What are looking fwd to the most today in ? @ota_oktech Encyclo-Media is here!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:12 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Echofon)

@HaselwoodMath is 1 of your sessions in the last slot of the day?

via Echofon in reply to HaselwoodMath

gcouros To say I am excited to be keynoting today would be an understatement. So many awesome people here! Up at 430 am bc I couldnt sleeo!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:11 AM, Oct 7th, 2014 via Echofon)

new post: EdCamp, eBooks & STEM (OTA – EncycloMedia 2014j.mp/1vL2SRu91Ed

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mcleod Wake Your Class Up with Simulations! bit.ly/1yIwnHh

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