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

January 1st, 2015

This Flickr photo set by Jim Bauer of stormtrooper action figures creative scenes is 1 of my all time favs j.mp/1xzoJyC

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leaders realized the only “silver bullets” that can improve EDU are high quality, passionate, loving teachers in every classroom?

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StevenCombs My latest blog post: A Mac user’s guide to the . stevencombs.com/chrome/2014/12… pic.twitter.com/dnvTJpgGHw

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I just noticed @Shareaholic plug-in on @StevenCombs site, looks like it’s worth checking out wordpress.org/plugins/sharea…

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iReading: Now There’s an App 4 Detecting Government Stingray Cell Phone Trackers j.mp/1xcadv6 by @Slate via @mguhlin

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@ASTLibrarian wow, I’d love to hear more about that. Do you have a link to a blog post or article that tells more?

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@colby_colbyt me too. It’s the primary @gatesed school reform suggestion I agree with

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@julnilsmith that is great. I’m trying to sing the song every day with the mapping media framework :-) maps.playingwithmedia.com

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the media & citizens in the United States got as upset about the Snowden revelations as they/we have over the Sony hack?

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every legislator was required to take every test students are required to take in their state each year?

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our local school boards invested more in professional development for Ts & digital learning tools for students as they do in sports?

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our leaders recognized relationships are vital for learning, & in schools that requires professional educators committed to STAY?

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we changed our school schedules so every week teachers have opportunities to collaborate & have professional development together?

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we surveyed every K-12 student in 3rd through 12th grade at the end of each course about their teachers, like college students do?

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we broke our largest school districts into smaller organizations which could be more creative, agile, & better meet student needs?

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we started paying teachers in Oklahoma equivalent salaries to our peers in Texas?

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we started emphasizing the ways students can “show what they know with media” instead of focusing on testing?

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we provided every T & student with a wireless digital device for learning, recognizing info literacy has fundamentally changed?

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we engaged in dialogue about simplifying school finance systems that no one seems to completely understand today?

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every school had a student @storychasers news team that used social media 2 share exciting stories of learning every week?

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our leaders encouraged collaboration locally & internationally for students & teachers, instead of a focus on testing?

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makeymakey It’s great to see more and more games coming out with a focus on creation rather than destruction or consumption.
ow.ly/GG6Fj

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helengreiner Nasa to hack ‘amnesiac’ Mars rover bbc.co.uk/news/technolog…

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POPSUGARTech Tricks to mastering iMessage that you will be so glad you know: popsugar.com/34986467

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.@KellyAnnBraun no, I fight for the good side of the Force. My light saber is blue, not red :-)

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@imcguy @shareski that was my first thought too! The orange pants! :-)

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Legislators recognized providing teachers w professional autonomy is essential 4 creativity & 21st-century digital learning?

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In checking out tweets, I realized I’m among the 202 people @arneduncan is following now. So is @shareski & several other friends

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katsok we dropped this culture of testing & focused instead on teaching the whole child? we showed respect to teachers? @arneduncan

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McLane_Ryan we didn’t have to take tech out of the classrooms for 21 days because they need to be used for PARCC testing which trumps learning?

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googlescifair How do 3D animated characters look so smooth? @DisneyPixar researcher Tony DeRose explains - with maths! youtu.be/mX0NB9IyYpU

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donalynbooks Arne Duncan asks ‘what if?’ Here’s the response. wapo.st/1zBLE7v via @washingtonpost

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DrPowersCMS 5 powerful things you didn’t know Chromebooks could do pcworld.com/article/269120…

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- Pure Genius: Building a Culture of Innovation and Taking 20% Time to the Next Level j.mp/1wHRfqW by @DonWettrick

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@valariefarrow @valeriestrauss sadly, those advocating for these reforms don’t seem to care. Their goal appears to be destroying public edu

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Amazing photo from Antarctica by George Steinmetz for @NatGeo
instagram.com/p/xUqGJsoLcd/

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iReading: Teacher evaluation: going from bad to worse? j.mp/1zDXGgG by @valeriestrauss (VAM in New York)

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beckybr1124 Here I am! @ardaughty RT @HaselwoodMath: These cool folks learning about Twitter! pic.twitter.com/POAKoTOxDc

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dayrichardson45 If you don’t live it, it won’t come out of your horn. Charlie Parker We must EXPERIENCE learning, right? @lfkansas

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3 bumper stickers which summarize why we need more teachers & students to tell our stories with social media pic.twitter.com/3EvQM0vTKC

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I just voted for EDUCATION in this Poll: What was the top news story covered by the @tulsaworld in 2014? j.mp/13XRFml

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PocketShare new post: Inspired by Oscar to Watch God’s Not Dead wp.me/p4bdf3-py

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- Day 56: Candy Wave Machine j.mp/1Bl2hH3 by @alomshaha via @thekidshouldsee (I’m doing this w @iesSTEM kids!)

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[VIDEO] Actress Jessica Chastain Looks into the Future of Space Exploration by @NASA youtu.be/V22b4Bk7Yd4

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Another perfect Twitter channel to follow for your own class “STEM curiosity links” - @thekidshouldsee

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thekidshouldsee Our favorite videos in 2014: — How to build your own Wave Machine physics demothekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-to-bu…8pic.twitter.com/HQAjBzrOFbb

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.@thephysicsgirl Keep up the gr8 work, you are an awesome role model as a curious scientist & explorer 4 my @iesSTEM students, esp my girls!

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@thephysicsgirl just wanted you 2 know I shared 1 of UR videos w my 4th & 5th graders in Yukon, Oklahoma on Dec 19th! speedofcreativity.org/2015/01/01/201…

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new post: 2015 Classroom Challenge: STEM Curiosity Links j.mp/1AjbJwp

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We are watching [VIDEO] London Fireworks 2014 - New Year’s Eve - BBC One youtu.be/5Jp9_sgJcN0

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