Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

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

May 2nd, 2015

FightExtremism ISIS destroying culture in the name of religious purity, all the while making a profit. Read more on the CEP Blog: buff.ly/1HOsMda

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:17 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

FightExtremism Saudi succession shuffle good news for U.S. - new generation has deep relationships with the west and the U.S. buff.ly/1GLHDn4

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new post: Key Takeaways from in Rock Springs, Wyoming j.mp/1AvEJ18

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jpk38 @LuKasper2 @wfryer @A_Hartl You’ve been quoted in my story “ 2015 Official twitter archive” sfy.co/f0YdK

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new Fuel 4 Edu Change Agents podcast: Why Become a Connected Educator? by @covili http://t.co/1rlu4o65Yr #wytecc15 http://t.co/puKwlwpA6h

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MrsDSings Village, We Need You: wp.me/p5Vxsa-13 in which I send out an SOS to parents and community members

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:54 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

iReading: ‘Lord of the Flies’ comes to Baltimore by @cnn (sobering essay on the absence of older black men) http://t.co/8E5vOkJ0kj

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well done @kentbrooks @caspercollege: Casper College officials say they are bucking national online enrollment trend http://t.co/egTOUgJOjh

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SDSherry The only silver bullet for education is a passionate teacher! Amen! @wfryer

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 6:28 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

Great free school live video webstreaming platform & mobile app: thecube.com via @joshuagjerome cc @TParks

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covili No device will engage students if we only think in terms of a paper/pencil world for assignments. We must change! @SDSherry

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jpk38 If we know it’s not what’s best doesn’t that mean we are intentionally hurting students? @SDSherry

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:03 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

LachelleBrant @SDSherry challenges educators to rethink school schedules to avoid learning loss.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:03 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

Learning about “Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes” by Dr. Roger Walsh via @SDSherry #wytecc15 http://t.co/ncY6rl13qe

via iOS

LachelleBrant @SDSherry so much learning can happen outside of the confines of the classroom.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:53 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

covili Your textbook is NOT your curriculum! Textbook is a tool. What content and ideas do you want students to learn in your classroom?

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:53 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

wholmes0914 interested in interviewing some of you to get your thoughts on the conference…takeaways, thoughts, etc. DM me if interested!

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I totally agree w @SDSherry points on our need 2 change school SCHEDULES: What is convenient for buses shouldn’t drive instruction

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“Often teachers mistake their TEXTBOOKS for their CURRICULUM - the textbook isn’t the curriculum!” by @SDSherry

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Powerful story by @SDSherry about the incredible value of outdoor education! pic.twitter.com/E8dAgicKCU

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jpk38 Are we content with doing what is ok for kids?. Are we ready to truly do what is best for kids?.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:46 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

joshuagjerome Be sure to attend the 2nd EdTechTeam Wyoming Summit @jpk38 pic.twitter.com/xwgRJQd5Dn

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:45 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

.@covili yes she is! I love how @SDSherry is weaving personal & moving stories into her keynote!

via Echofon in reply to covili

covili Loving this keynote! @SDSherry has an amazing story and she is killing it on stage!

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:44 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

jpk38 @SDSherry coffee shops customize more than schools. Does that make sense?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:44 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

covili We live in a customized world. Amazon makes me feel like it knows me! Do Ss feel like we know them? @SDSherry

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:44 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

”.@Starbucks makes coffee 87,000 different ways. How many choices are we offering 2 students for classroom learning?” by @SDSherry

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kjsain Who wouldn’t want to see @wfryer @lesliefisher @E_Sheninger @jneuwirth4 @iSchoolTravis @gcouros Register innedco.org

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:38 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

@timpierc very cool. I teach 4th & 5th grade STEM in Oklahoma now, was in the USAF in early 1990s.

via Mobile Web (M5) in reply to timpierc

@gunyanz @wy_tecc thanks so much for opening that site up today :-) I didn’t realize it until my 1st breakout session started

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Stories of transformative uses of Google Docs “way back” in 2007 by @SDSherry

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Enjoying a powerful closing keynote by @SDSherry at pic.twitter.com/ACucXUmSJg

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kstanton1113 Use showwithmedia.com for ideas AND exemplary work! Great resource. @wfryer

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 4:25 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

kstanton1113 It’s time to redefine normal in our classrooms. Beyond PDF files. Creation & curation amplifies what Ss learn. @wfryer

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 4:25 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

RT @wy_tecc: Congratulations to Lu Kasper and @kstanton1113#wytecc15 Making IT Happen award winners http://t.co/uBBf7Fd9OT

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kstanton1113 We need about 100,000 coders in the US right now. As an estimate. Get them coding & creating apps! @Crescerance

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:20 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

odonnelltech Taking @jpk38 ‘s advice and sharing it out. Fav resource so far. Combine AppleTV AND Chromecast airsquirrels.com/reflector/

via Twitter for Android Tablets (retweeted on 4:20 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

Inspired this weekend by @lesliefisher at gr8 keynote helping us realize how far we’ve come so fast w tech! pic.twitter.com/59ibDQCkGa

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So great to learn from & reconnect with media & Jedi @dianewoodard at pic.twitter.com/jEsKrvtyET

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Good to see flyers at for the upcoming @edtechteam June 9-10, 2015 in Cody, Wyoming! pic.twitter.com/kWnIX1yMXK

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Just learned about @FileWave filewave.com as a digital asset management solution at (mobile & fixed devices)

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gr8 iOS app for creating classroom infographics: Piktochart https://t.co/axbr9y8gZA via @dianewoodard #wytecc15 cc @sfryer #iPadEd

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“Google Superpowers- Powerful tips for Google Tools in YOUR School” https://t.co/FyBdQxYf69 by @dianewoodard & Lori Clark Erickson #wytecc15

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Just downloaded $1 @TweetrootApp (Tweetroot for Twitter - Create Word & Tag Clouds) https://t.co/59fpvAuyJ3 via @ChrisBrownWY #wytecc15

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@interveducativa @sfryer I got to hear a little about the school from @odonnelltech today at - He’s doing gr8 lessons w students!

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super Google Forms session by @dianewoodard at #wytecc15 gr8 use of autoCrat Add On https://t.co/SXckPemPpC send customized PD certificates!

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dianewoodard Sharing is caring @wfryer enjoying a wonderful keynote Thank goodness you have shared @wfryer! ow.ly/i/aD2cd

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 3:35 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

LachelleBrant We’ve moved beyond 1:1. We are now many to one. @wfryer

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:33 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

wyotigger @wfryer has the audience enthralled with a tech multiple choice game. pic.twitter.com/SafL8aEYNy

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 3:33 PM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

dianewoodard Voice record pro is so powerful for capturing dialogue in our ELL classrooms! Thanks @wfryer ow.ly/i/aD30D

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So cool! Google Forms lets you now customize everything including the header image for branding! via @dianewoodard

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gr8 free Google Add On: HelloSign via @dianewoodard (add a personal signature to a certificate or other Google Doc)

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iReading: Zen and the art of coding via @odonnelltech #stem #wytecc15 cc @sfryer http://t.co/xAnbGamPT2

via iOS

@odonnelltech awesome! Thanks for sharing the link :-)

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breakout session participants sign in for door prizes: Pass a ChromeBook w a Goggle Form! via @dianewoodard pic.twitter.com/CYEEvauAkB

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@amandacdykes absolutely - all “real world learning” is integrated :-)

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@wy_tecc Can you please have IT unblock my URL shortener site? Thanks! wfryer.me/ideas pic.twitter.com/oSa6k7mRkm

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jpk38 @wfryer posed question… Should STEM classes be their own class. As important as music, pe….

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:16 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

@jpk38 I definitely think separate STEM classes for all students are working well in Yukon, Oklahoma :-) @iesSTEM @lesstem

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Check out this #Kahoot called ‘#wytecc15 Keynote Quiz’ on @GetKahoot. Play it now! https://t.co/sIPbW4tgXX #wytecc15

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WYSpaceGrant High Altitude Balloon Launch - Excel Academy in Casper: youtu.be/OeY3OT6Tgb0?a via @YouTube

via Google (retweeted on 11:11 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

jpk38 Do kids leaving dreaming about the work we ask them do? why not?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:03 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

covili Check out showwithmedia.com from @wfryer. Great ideas for sharing Ss work and using media in class.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 11:02 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

gr8 project resources: Wyoming Space Grant Consortium @WYSpaceGrant wyomingspacegrant.uwyo.edu via Zachary Opps Judith LaPlante

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if you are interested in lesson ideas follow @STEMseeds & check out Google Hangouts / podcasts on stemseeds.org

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All my @iesSTEM elementary lessons/resources from the past 2 years are on stem.wesfryer.com

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mkurashige Awesome site! MT @covili: Check out showwithmedia.com from @wfryer. Great ideas for sharing Ss work & using media in class.

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:53 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

@anniesamp @dianewoodard we wish you were here too! :-) Maybe can come to Jackson Hole some day! :-)

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covili Thanks to @wfryer for the great ideas and inspiration. So cool to see the amazing media tools for Ss to show what they know.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:47 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

@covili thanks :-) So glad I got to hang out with you in the roundtables yesterday :-)

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LachelleBrant @wfryer Thanks for encouraging and sharing creative ways for Wyoming educators to use media in the classroom to show growth of Ss.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:45 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

@LachelleBrant you are most welcome! I look forward to seeing & watching the student media products teachers will facilitate!

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jpk38 @wfryer should report cards reflect creation, and collaboration… Or should it look the same as twenty, or , fifty years ago

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:44 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

coachdarin22 “The things we make. The things we create.” Thanks @wfryer

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:44 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

LachelleBrant @wfryer sharing compelling ways for students to demonstrate their learning using tech.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:43 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

covili Use mindcraft.edu to allow Ss to build digital world. Change the way you see the traditional diorama forever. @wfryer

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RT @joshuagjerome: All kinds of great resources for your digtal classroom #wytecc15 https://t.co/2XprHnPx1D

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Slides for this morning’s @wy_tecc keynote: Mapping Media to the Curriculum (May 2015) j.mp/1GOTQrc

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STEMFirst Fantastic solutions to emergency comms @IETFaraday challenge! Inspiring new engineers! @STEMclubs @STEMNET @PriorySTC pic.twitter.com/FF3UczfqlT

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:37 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

LachelleBrant Starting day two at WyTECC recognizing distinguished educators and volunteers. Congrats @jpk38 @CarlaCroff

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:16 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

@kishizuka we are contemplating those options too. Grads of @OKCPS can attend @OTripleC for 2 years tuition free. Our oldest is a HS junior

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Dawn63Dale Congratulations @jpk38 for the Leader of the Year!

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Congrats @wy_tecc “Leader of the Year” @jpk38 moderator of & Director of Technology for Cody Schools!

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Dawn63Dale Learn how you can earn PTSB credits by participating in in Room 410 during Session C of

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@djsinnott @FastCompany I agree - many kids think Ivy League schools is the “ultimate,” however, so this perspective is valuable…

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@odonnelltech @jpk38 cool - if you can tweet me the link later please do.

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iReading: Forget Harvard - Here’s Where To Go To College If You Want A High-Paying Job by @fastcompany cc @sfryer http://t.co/WlM39ocRJC

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covili Testing out @nuzzel to find content on @twitter - thanks @wfryer for the new hunting tool.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:40 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Mobile Web (M5))

@covili awesome! @nuzzel has joined @Flipboard & @feedly as my daily digital newspapers :-)

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odonnelltech @jpk38 challenged my Ss to a MarioKart battle w/controller we rigged w/ makey makey. Domination

via Twitter for Android Tablets (retweeted on 7:11 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

@odonnelltech @jpk38 awesome! Were you playing a web based Scratch version of Mario Cart using the @makeymakey ?

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coachdarin22 fact is, we are not preparing our kids to simply use this stuff, but to CREATE it! @lesliefisher

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 7:10 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

Oshinsky5th The TECHsperts have so much to share! pic.twitter.com/n5wz12Zuhu

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:09 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

KatharinehHale @Perez4th one of the reasons why tweeting turned into great writing lessons for us! Tweeting could be a new writing genre.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:09 AM, May 2nd, 2015 via Echofon)

@timpierc how did you find my tweet last night? Looks like you have an interesting job. Wish you could talk careers w my @iesSTEM students!

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Thanks @Jillynnoh for sharing how parents & students can subscribe in @edmodo to text message alerts! So useful!

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I was so glad to hear yesterday about the ways Wyoming teacher @Jillynnoh is using @edmodo as a LMS for elementary students!

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@wy_tecc @SDSherry actually I think that will be 8 am :-) #wytecc15 Morning keynote slides are on http://t.co/1l3HwF1eMs

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@timpierc that is really incredible. I didn’t think energy technology like this was within reach today. This seems like a true game changer!

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