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

April 25th, 2017

notes from today including “Closing Keynote: Innovation and Learning” by @PokeTheEdBox docs.google.com/document/d/1Uo… cc @joshbottomly

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foliocollab Spend time with team building- supports creativity, problem solving, and communication! pic.twitter.com/tutKV8wo0s

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foliocollab Challenge: schools focus on 4 C’s for Ss, however, adults may not know how to collaborate, communicate, be creative or critical thinkers. twitter.com/edweekcomm/sta…

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@SamPatue would love to pick your brain a little tonight about & @scratch - going to lead a workshop for Ss May 13

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72 members in this Independent School Educators Twitter list twitter.com/wfryer/lists/i… Follow in @Flipboard!

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Scott_Lieberman BEST PD of my life. Thank you is has been terrific. pic.twitter.com/avHesbuuY4

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@FelixJacomino Maybe next year organizers can share a Twitter visualizer website on digital signage & before keynotes on the big screen?

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Look what @PokeTheEdBox got trending on Twitter, at least locally here in So Cal?! pic.twitter.com/tGkRb9nldi

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As technology directors we have the opportunity to be “instigators of AGENCY!” by @PokeTheEdBox

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: Transformational rather than transactional learning! via @PokeTheEdBox cc @joshbottomly pic.twitter.com/EmXQMHCwY9

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Clever analogy to Plinko (Price is Right) priceisright.wikia.com/wiki/Plinko to teacher learning / PD by @PokeTheEdBox

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mpowers3 Key ingredients -> structured agency: engaging, meaningful, appropriate challenges + getting out of the way

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TyeJCampbell Second time I’m hearing about the great and revolutionary things happening at Acton Academy - this time from @PokeTheEdBox

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dkiang Acton Academy as an example of radical student agency! NAIS Tim Fish keynote @PokeTheEdBox @emilymccarren

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hglasser Video: Acton Academy-A Day in the Life ow.ly/inS230baOWI - Exploring how supporting student agency can transform tchng & lrng

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dhsteele How do we build schools where agency can flourish? @PokeTheEdBox

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“My role today is to help you think about WHAT IS POSSIBLE in schools as we move forward together” by @PokeTheEdBox

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CarrieJWatkins Are we layering on too much stuff for our Ss? Do they really want eight snack box options or are peanuts enough? @PokeTheEdBox

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hglasser “Achieving structured agency is abt designing engaging, meaningful & appropriate challenges & getting out of the way” @PokeTheEdBox

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FelixJacomino Word cloud of 75 most used words in | pic.twitter.com/t0YWwsPkDW

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“Achieving structured agency: Designing engaging, meaningful, & appropriate challenges & then GETTING OUT OF THE WAY” @PokeTheEdBox

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s_bearden “Agency is the silent partner in transformative school innovation” -@PokeTheEdBox

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s_bearden “Technology can be an accelerator of agency” -@PokeTheEdBox

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TheJenCarey Technology can be an accelerator of agency. @PokeTheEdBox pic.twitter.com/fkdLaHKuDu

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jenniever The future of learning is something that evokes William Gibson. My job to keep out the dystopia.

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Read Jim Collin’s @level5leaders chapter on “technology as accelerator” in Good to Great amazon.com/Good-Great-Som… via @PokeTheEdBox

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Getting out of the way of our students doing meaningful work is key - technology can be an accelerator of agency” by @PokeTheEdBox

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“Agency is the silent partner in transformative school innovation” by @PokeTheEdBox pic.twitter.com/dDyNUcd03p

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Great thinking here: historical evolution & Edu leadership by @PokeTheEdBox pic.twitter.com/uimmiupnkM

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“Best uses for are helping students design, create & share” (now & in the future) designcreateshare.org

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mpowers3 The draw for many to is the opportunity to be “learning on the edge” @PokeTheEdBox That’s what we need to keep in focus

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“Learning on the edge: Thinking about what is possible to do with kids - that is the MAGIC!” by @PokeTheEdBox

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gr8 magical mystery tour by @PokeTheEdBox thru old (yet recent) at (woo hoo !) pic.twitter.com/LiIJczL6dV

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@KansasNana …of course we also need to work to reinvent and reimagine… Values of the West are very much being challenged on multiple fronts

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@KansasNana gr8 closing concluding message about how we need to reclaim our story as Americans & tell it…

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@KansasNana The info-spin of Russian psy-ops has been major in this. last night addressed this well nytimes.com/2017/04/21/opi…

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NAIS Innovation Kitchen is working on: Developing Capacity, Reimagining Schools, & Celebrating Innovations by @PokeTheEdBox

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@PokeTheEdBox = founder of @foliocollab foliocollaborative.org “working to build a flexible faculty / staff development process”

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now hearing closing keynote “Innovation and Learning - Trends, Discoveries, Failures, and the Joy of the Journey” by @PokeTheEdBox

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TheJenCarey Thank you @Finalsite for helping make happen again this year. Looking forward to 2018!

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@KinkaidTech looks like “Copyright in the Classroom: What Every School Admin & T Should Know” nais.org/Articles/Pages… isn’t openly available

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Notes “Leveraging 2 Transform Teaching & Learning: Resources 4 Indep Schools from @OfficeofEdTechdocs.google.com/document/d/1Uo…

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T Prep Guiding Principles: ActiveUse, Sustainable, Program-deep & wide, stds/frameworks/credentials tech.ed.gov/teacherprep/

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I need to look into this tool: Rapid Cycle Evaluations tech.ed.gov/rce/ via @s_bearden

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TheSocialInst THIS is what looks like. @RavenscroftNC 7th Graders having each other’s backs online, stopping cyberbullying in its tracks. pic.twitter.com/KVY4ocfPhR

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“108 U.S. school districts have agreed to with at least 1 openly licensed textbook” by @s_bearden

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good repository of open educational resources learningregistry.org via @s_bearden cc

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@Curiosity_Films @ElkGroveUnified @GailDesler Hopefully that tool can be used constructively to get some answers & lower bandwidth prices :-) h/t @s_bearden

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good resource: Building Technology Infrastructure for Learning tech.ed.gov/futureready/in… by @OfficeofEdTech via @s_bearden

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mpowers3 Key suggestion from @danielcmcgee is to Banish Clutter! Next use and strive for Inbox Zero

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slmteched Skills+Tools: Banish Clutter - stop storing mail in my inbox. “Organizing Disorganized Digital Life”

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CarrieJWatkins FCC 2017-18 goal for connectivity is 1GB/1K Ss. SETDA.org now breaks down by size of school. @s_bearden

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slmteched What is our schools email culture? Check email all day? Immediately? “Organizing Disorganized Digital Life”

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mpowers3 It can be helpful to have explicit norms around email & calendaring at a school to create clarity & facilitate time management

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Compare what public school districts are paying for Internet bandwidth / connectivity compareandconnectk12.org via @s_bearden pic.twitter.com/lmbGnGBSoT

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gr8 ideas & guidelines for next generation ASSESSMENT in education in NATP (p 60) tech.ed.gov/netp/ by @OfficeofEdTech pic.twitter.com/qyTZLhH3Mj

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THANK YOU @MrChase for your work on “The Digital Use Divide” in NETP! twitter.com/wfryer/status/…

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Have you read & used NETP - National Educational Technology Plan? tech.ed.gov/netp/ by @OfficeofEdTech via @s_bearden

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My 1st video creation with new iOS app “Clips” with auto speech-to-text! youtube.com/watch?v=EqWY_W… h/t @ewrenn @SamPatue

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@SamPatue @ewrenn Indeed I did! Got to design a car & use Clips for iOS for the 1st time youtube.com/watch?v=EqWY_W… :-) cc @ewrenn @sfryer

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If you’re interested in elem you need to subscribe to @SamPatue’s YouTube channel immediately! youtube.com/user/newspoet6…

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[VIDEO] Design Thinking specs for car design with puppets youtube.com/watch?v=5w7mLe… by @SamPatue via @ewrenn

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laurahollis525 The most important thing Ss make in the @echohorizonschool makerspace according to @ewrenn is this… pic.twitter.com/3LDhgcIMWB

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LisaLamontTech @ewrenn presenting on the “why?” Of making education! @theintela pic.twitter.com/pzq4dPLOL7

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“Puppets can sometimes take more risks than you can, so they can be kind of magical” by @ewrenn @SamPatue

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“The most important thing our students MAKE are DECISIONS” by @ewrenn @SamPatue @EchoHorizon

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I’m very interested in NovoPro for cross-platform wireless projection in our school conference rooms vivitek.eu/products/novoc… pic.twitter.com/IHsdavBoIc

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Very positive endorsement of NovoPRO wireless collaboration system novopro.vivitekusa.com (multi-platform wireless presos)

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Notes from @KinkaidTech “Copyright & Intellectual Property: Who Owns What Ts & Ss Create in Your School?” docs.google.com/document/d/1Uo…

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jessiwlotzka We love using Scrible to annotate relevant and timely articles and websites! @scrible twitter.com/scrible/status…

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Peterc164 @scrible has really grown up - this will be my go-to tool for teaching research & writing this year - amazing!

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jellenbogen Just after presenting at about @Dawson_School, I got this photo of a inspired project made by our 6th graders pic.twitter.com/RvHO1lXOmx

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TheJenCarey If anyone can help you convince your admin to get on twitter it’s @Ashly2499 twitter.com/ashly2499/stat…

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LisaLamontTech Rockstar director of tech @rhawk had 5th grad girls map the network! is amazing! pic.twitter.com/lJ5a2mWdAP

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RussCurtis @LeighNorthrup Makerspaces is more about school culture not stuff: Also making is sewing, growing not just tech

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xmind.net @xmind is great free software for diagramming process flows

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“Patents are location based, each country has their own patent process” via @KinkaidTech @vvrotny

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D69STEM Robotics club is gearing up for our battle of the Bots on March 20th! How many goals can they score? pic.twitter.com/XYfAfDIDsy

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iReading: How the Internet Is Complicating the Art of Teaching theatlantic.com/education/arch… by @TheAtlantic via @vvrotny

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PublicDomainRev New Essay: On the brief & strange literary career of Dan Beard, founder of the bit.ly/1u6Dh1w pic.twitter.com/08HCGcdiuh

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mr_rcollins Amazon has created a parent portal that works with Freetime on the Amazon Fire tablet buff.ly/2p1zpXb

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traceyvwilliams Thank you @theberknologist and @EdTecHere for a fantastic session on in K-8!

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@CaroleGeneix @jcolley8 I wish I could have attended too! Good to hear your feedback 😊

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eBookReading If you didn’t make it to my session about , this would be a great webinar for @NAISnetwork schools to attend! twitter.com/OverDriveEd/st…

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Stephen_Hurley Vibrant educational analysis of current technology trends and developments. @wfryer @techsavvyteach Listen now voiced.out.airtime.pro:8000/voiced_a

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.@Tremere @PaulAvolio Fantastic session today!!! Wow. Best technical networking breakout ever twitter.com/wfryer/status/…

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dhsteele How does your makerspace support your mission? @LeighNorthrup

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@pgeorge you are welcome Peggy! :-) This is my most extensive experiment with Google Doc conference notes - so far so good…

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I added @Tremere to my “Tech Directors” Twitter list twitter.com/wfryer/lists/t… gr8 to follow in @Flipboard

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Tremere Studio 1 at 9:30 for “Bulkheads, Firebreaks and Airgaps-LAN Segregation for Safety & Security” buff.ly/2oG0ekF @theatlis

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My session notes for today (April 25) with 1st session “Digital Portfolios in the Classroom: Three Models” docs.google.com/document/d/1Uo…

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@Thrasymachus @ChandlerSchool This is session “Digital Portfolios in the Classroom: Three Models” I’m attending at - my session notes: docs.google.com/document/d/1Uo…

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.@hglasser Thanks so much for generously sharing session ideas & links! :-)

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hglasser Resources from ‘Innovative Ways to Support Faculty’ session I co-facilitated with @vvrotny ow.ly/S4ku30b8Cp4 pic.twitter.com/eYagwPEbFN

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hglasser .@AshleyLaird6 Slides for the “Digital Portfolios in the Middle School Classroom” session ow.ly/fCTi30b9X4x pic.twitter.com/qwhN4PHQYj

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@hglasser I agree 100% Loving this teacher-led session about digital portfolios! :-)

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hglasser Great hearing facilitators discuss ways they’ve used portfolios in history, math & english classes. How have u & your Ss used them?

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hglasser Example of a product-centered portfolio ow.ly/WWDg30b9Z5H pic.twitter.com/gnbyCEJqCK

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hglasser Suggestion: Spend about one-month focusing on “Home” & “About Me” pages w/students, discussing rationale for them & their design

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“We talk about as we create hyperlinks to other resources: reliability, etc.” by Nathan Mook (middle school portfolios)

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Big shout out to @weebly for student digital portfolios by @ChandlerSchool Middle School teachers presenting at

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Elements of middle school social studies digital portfolio project by Nathan Mook pic.twitter.com/QBWhAa0AiE

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preso slides “Digital Portfolios in the Classroom: 3 Models” goo.gl/d6PGwF by @AshleyLaird6, Pete Carlson, Nathan Mook

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Digital Portfolios: Ss document PROMPT (assignment directions) & PURPOSE (student explanation of the assignment) by Pete Carlson pic.twitter.com/tOBsxTazoz

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“Digital Portfolios: How will you organize info in order to demonstrate what you have learned?” by Pete Carlson @ChandlerSchool

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“Important reason for digital portfolios: You want as many eyes on students’ work as possible” by @AshleyLaird6

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seankellyottawa Upload Videos Using the iPhone YouTube App buff.ly/2pTbsmd via @wfryer pic.twitter.com/jRuRXqBEiK

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@LizDk Yes, it’s a great retreat activity for a team. See all my notes from that session & yesterday: docs.google.com/document/d/1K5…

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slmteched Here is our team’s top 5 core values based on “numbers” of our collective group. pic.twitter.com/DBH4YSAUpE

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Really enjoyed tonight w @sfryer! With all the talk it felt like @edtechsr!

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