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

February 14th, 2018

This is what inadequate funding at a public school looks and feels like — as told by an entire facultygetpocket.com/@wesfryer/shar…Z

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@jonsamuelson @leadedtech @techsavvyteach @neiffer @mikegusto I think it had something to do with the Mirai botnet, Minecraft and a Chrome extension gone wrong but I’m not exactly sure….

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@leadedtech @neiffer @techsavvyteach @mikegusto Indeed brother @techsavvyteach can preach an inspiring Chrome sermon these days!

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leadedtech Just getting to hang with these guys for a bit made the trip to worth it by itself! Great Chrome session (sermon) by brother @neiffer too! @techsavvyteach @mikegusto pic.twitter.com/ljDcgp9ks1

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EduBooth Caution @techsavvyteach assigns homework at his presentations. But it seems worth it businessinsider.com/ex-googler-sla…

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@heathermlister @techsavvyteach @BlippiOfficial @NCCE_EdTech Look for the person simultaneously using at least three different Chrome devices and two different Android phone…

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My week on Twitter 🎉: 64 Mentions, 38.7K Mention Reach, 171 Likes, 40 Retweets, 162K Retweet Reach. See yours with sumall.com/performancetwe… pic.twitter.com/Y9fRw1QaKQ

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new post: The Mobile Storyteller of North Canton City Schools, Ohio speedofcreativity.org/2018/02/14/the… (includes 2 min 11 sec video!) pic.twitter.com/PLmLqtdpBE

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@TeacherBeard I enjoyed your session today, learned several new things and appreciated especially your passion for reaching kids through gamification and Minecraft 😀

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@TeacherBeard Having a bunch of licenses it’s still a tough call for our school, but eventually when the feature gap between ver 1.71 & the current is even further I suppose we’ll have to do it…

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@heathermlister @BlippiOfficial Check with my friend @techsavvyteach - he’s a big deal at and “he knows people” 😀

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heathermlister Here’s the thing. This is from 1973. But please feel free to continue w/ those bubble tests and call the maker movement a trend. We’ll be over here changing the world. pic.twitter.com/dLuDqG1u7l

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gravescolleen 3 : Use the right cutter for the job! Thanks @gravesdotaaron for the student friendly “Canary cutter” and @joshburker for the Zip Snip rec! Here’s your answer @heathermlister ! (Also for more info on cardboard tools, look at @DesignMakeTeach ‘s blog! pic.twitter.com/fOyCxtxQEt

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VTurner8 @JChanter22 @SCStrongTech We use Vectr (free) app. Students can design on chromebook and then send over to Tinkercad for 3D printing. vectr.com
For the lithophanes (pics), we use 3dp.rocks/lithophane
Some info:instructables.com/id/Litophanes-…

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I’m excited to announce the entirely unofficial winner of this year’s “most amazing conference tweeter” is @JChanter22! Way to document, amplify, and positively share conference learning Jamie! Keep it up! 😁

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JChanter22 I’ve been printing this out and leaving it everywhere! @sylviaduckworth @mraspinall are awesome! pic.twitter.com/rtIaHeeq6z

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JChanter22 This guy writes songs, makes videos, gets hit in the face with 8pound water balloons, and presents to teachers all so kids can love learning. Pretty darn impressive! Thx for the inspiration this morning , @OriginalMisterC ! pic.twitter.com/mCiKoR5AoN

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@JChanter22 @OriginalMisterC Yes he is! So bummed I was not able to attend the session this morning!

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Pretty cool application of to detect more small earthquakes in Oklahoma twitter.com/wfryer/status/…

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iReading: AI is helping seismologists detect earthquakes they’d otherwise miss by @verge j.mp/2EtM76s cc @Legoarf

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iReading: Don’t use Huawei phones, say heads of FBI, CIA, and NSA theverge.com/2018/2/14/1701… by @verge

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new blog post (with recorded session audio!) , , and Digital Citizenship (February 2017) speedofcreativity.org/2018/02/14/sec… pic.twitter.com/HaGQ2ceOC8

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At the “What’s new w iPad & iOS 11” session, they are sharing the 3D virtual reality app “JigSpace” itunes.apple.com/dz/app/jigspac…

See attached image for the description. Now you can just explore 3D models created by others, but “coming soon” is the abipic.twitter.com/dYeNuCuy9k

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I published an audio-only version of my presentation today “Security, Privacy, and Digital Citizenship” to YouTube: youtube.com/watch?v=-LId4t…

(Recorded on an iPad with “Voice Record Pro” (a free app) & published with the iOS YouTu

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i_am_mays Seats are going fast here in A215 to learn about TourBuilder! There’s still time to make your way here! The more the merrier! pic.twitter.com/sJcu2XXkDC

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“Chalkboards” are new signs in Minecraft EE which lets you include live links, including YouTube videos, which students can view without leaving the Minecraft environment via @TeacherBeard

Also “fixed inventory” is new on the Minecraft player hotbar

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Reasons to consider purchasing (annual license per student) for @Minecraft Education Edition via @TeacherBeard pic.twitter.com/7Q6DD9HAM5

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“Play is our brain’s favorite way of learning” by Diane Ackerman via @TeacherBeard

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Hacking_STEM Once upon a time, STEM education led to jobs in specialized STEM fields. As STEM disciplines change how we live, explore, play, give, and create, STEM learning can lead to a whole new host of careers. 10 awesome jobs fueled by STEM learning: on.mash.to/2svxApc

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“You already have hundreds of Chromebooks, why get more? For $20 more consider a Windows laptop that will play Minecraft Education Edition” by @TeacherBeard

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“Meet students where they live. The majority of our students are connected to some kind of video game. A passion for learning is there, they are just not learning what we normally expect.” by @TeacherBeard

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“Encourage students to create visual performances of understanding within . Have it be an acceptable way to demonstrate knowledge” by @TeacherBeard

cc @emerson_glen @sfryer

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mr_rcollins Microsoft MakeCode - Home Page u.eduk8.me/2o741ou

@TeacherBeard

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Remember is more than just mining! Great stories and project examples for High schoolers too by @TeacherBeard

“We are always moving from failing to sailing in my classroom”

“Consider starting conversations about Minecraft with Dpic.twitter.com/hcZfQxrgFN

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Learning about @msphilanthropic and from @TeacherBeard in Ohio - great work on with disadvantaged students

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“Each of our islands in [after-school program] developed their own bill of rights - priceless conversations. Wool was very scarce & became super valuable.” [super economics discussions] by @TeacherBeard

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Hearing @TeacherBeard share his story of starting to use in 2010 in an after-school program!

“Start w small goals, & start playing. Build a small city. Leverage competition which can complement the collaborative aspects… Lots of teachable mo

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Wow. @TeacherBeard sharing his story from last year’s conference, after his Twitter got hacked and he lost his entire timeline :-(

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[VIDEO] by @TeacherBeard: Teaching Personal Finance, Checkbooks, and Life Choices youtube.com/watch?v=m1NqkK…

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Now attending @TeacherBeard’s session “Intro & Part 2 of Education Edition” (Todd is a teacher in Flint, Michigan specializing in )

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LakotaSuper By 2020, here are the top 10 skills our kids will need. Are we ready? pic.twitter.com/GGjd5zJPQB

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:38 AM, Feb 14th, 2018 via Buffer)

mpetty39 “Inspired by Ohio Student Interactive Scratch Games” speedofcreativity.org/2018/02/13/ins… from @wfryer

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:35 AM, Feb 14th, 2018 via Buffer)

To extend our conversations at I recommend adding @amyburvall’s video “Digital Life” to your YouTube playlist - or watch it right now! We’re all changing as a result of our digital devices and connections j.mp/2F4m72A

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InventionLeague Students from Upper Sandusky take time from their presentation to use their creativity pic.twitter.com/0tLYJjwVeL

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JChanter22 The online 🌎 has dark places. We are aware of dark places in our actual 🌍 and we avoid them, so we can be safe. Let’s be aware online too!
@wfryer pic.twitter.com/74VUfT4NTh

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:35 AM, Feb 14th, 2018 via Buffer)

Good security tips from @WIRED in Nov 2017: “How to Lock Down Your Facebook Settings” wired.com/story/how-to-l…

Thanks @john_sileo @EdTechOhio for encouraging us to focus more on data and in schools!

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Good reminder from @john_sileo to check and adjust Facebook settings! Tutorial here on the “Facebook Privacy Check”

facebook.com/help/443357099…

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“Educators in Colorado schools are not talking with students about data security and privacy when they hand out iPads and computers” by @john_sileo

(my thought: This is a very broad brush. Would be good to verify with Colorado g

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Check out @john_sileo’s squeeze page: “FREE copy of The Smartphone Survival Guide” sileo.com/guide/

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@RebeccaTaylor21 I’ve been using and I think it’s the most popular one now… but the keynote screen showed so I’m not sure.

Can you clarify @OhioEdTech?

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Ms_Lippy “We are going to witness more change than our grandparents did in the 20th century” @wfryer

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“Anthem breach was caused by 1 sysadmin clicking on a phishing FedEx link in email. Resulted in 80 million personal social security numbers on the dark web” anthemfacts.com via @john_sileo

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Good post reading on : “The Human Side of IT Security” by @Dell (PDF) i.dell.com/sites/docconte…

via @john_sileo

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WiredEducator At listening to Wes Fryer. @wfryer

I interviewed him over 50 episodes ago for The Wired Educator Podcast : itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the… pic.twitter.com/6BH06DPx79

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mmatp “Sometimes we oversimplify the digital footprint conversation with kids as don’t post stupid stuff” @wfryer pic.twitter.com/OWUeFbCrCe

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So did the official conference hashtag just change? Is it or ?

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@daviottenheimer So what is the difference between “spear phishing” and a “whaling attack?” Is it just the target? (Whaling attacks are focused on organizational leaders not lower level employees?)

cc @john_sileo

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New term for me: “Human whaling” via @john_sileo

@CIOonline article “Whaling emerges as major cybersecurity threat” has more details: cio.com/article/305962…

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@bradrellinger @SeymourEducate That is a fantastic aspirational goal. I wonder how many people live this?

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Now hearing @john_sileo share his story of being the victim of a at . His banking credentials were used so criminals could prey on the clients of his company. He was arrested and spent years putting the pieces of his life back together

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“The person who controls your data controls your destiny” by @john_sileo

(My thought: That’s one reason why people with programming / coding / computational thinking skills, leveraging the power of , will powerfully share our collective future

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JChanter22 How can you check your media diet? Use @CommonSenseEd @IMDb @wfryer pic.twitter.com/HnE1rmuzZI

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:46 AM, Feb 14th, 2018 via Buffer)

JChanter22 Security is not much a part of technology instruction in education today. ☹️ How can we change that?
@john_sileo

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@JChanter22 @john_sileo It’s also good to have students use haveibeenpwned.com to search by email address to see if they, their parents, or teachers have been hacked / pwned / compromised in data breaches.

Many schools still publish staff email addr

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JChanter22 Have kids google themselves. Have them search on social media for themselves. @john_sileo pic.twitter.com/6M6hzx06cG

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“99% of us [adults] have our information on the dark web - most students are not there yet” by @john_sileo

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Interesting… @john_sileo recommends using a gameified “Hack the Audience” presentation format to help students learn more about

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“On average, it takes people 2 years to recover from an identity theft incident” by @john_sileo

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MrsBdunk Making my own fitness tracker! This is very engaging! @PLSD @VioletElem @4H pic.twitter.com/NJFWZ3EMjg

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artsedge A New Push for Play-Based Learning: Why Districts Say It’s Leading to More Engaged Students, Collaborative Classmates … and Better Gradeseeaow.ly/Uc5b30ifROIgB

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@cleverclue Great to meet you and visit yesterday at

And you made it up on the big screen today at the start of the keynote!

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Now @john_sileo selecting 3 conference attendees to show how much information about them specifically is available on the “dark web” Using data from haveibeenpwned.com and elsewhere…

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“Target, Equifax and Ashley Madison breaches - 243 million records of people just like you exposed to hackers” by @john_sileo

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Now hearing @john_sileo present “The Hacker’s Blacklist: Top Threats and Countermeasures in Data Security”

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MrMacRaild Coding for the Non-Coder session was yesterday. If you missed it, here are the notes. If you fell asleep or wanted to talk more, I am here for you.

tiny.cc/OETC18CODE pic.twitter.com/3OA2BKx5Tn

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@MrMacRaild “Indeed you are powerful, as the emperor has foreseen!”

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I’ve updated my “Presentation Handouts” page with links to slides from both my presentations this week focusing on and more 😀

wiki.wesfryer.com

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mr_rcollins “Video is the pencil of the 21st century.”

@wfryer

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Slides and links to referenced resources for my Feb 14th breakout session “Security, Privacy, and Digital Citizenship” (and Feb 13th keynote on sparking conversations) are available on wiki.wesfryer.com/Home/handouts/… pic.twitter.com/jLe1GcfEFz

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JChanter22 “We need to keep learning together!” Awesome message from @wfryer ! pic.twitter.com/VIP7Puqlmj

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educollabor8ors Another excellent post from our Collaborator, @wfryer Inspired by Ohio Student Interactive Scratch Games - I’m presenting and attending at the 2018 Ohio Educational Technology Conference in Columbus today and tomorrow, and this afternoon I stop… ow.ly/Ts7p50guagG

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@schinker @cheryloakes50 @mr_rcollins @edtechtalk @k12online @bobsprankle Our dinner conversations were the highlight for me as well. 😀

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