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Entries from December 31st, 2009

My Tweets for 2009-12-31

December 31st, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

RT @WWLAMFM: Vehicle insurance going up for 1 million state drivers on Friday http://easyuri.com/604ee # “Ten Possible Education Headlines For 2010″ http://bit.ly/91QDBz Check it out. via @timbuckteeth @lizbdavis: This post made me smile: # 10 Gadgets That Defined The Decade…http://is.gd/5H4rL (via @RussGoerend) RT @timbuckteeth @web20classroom: # Web 2.0 Tools That Will Break Through Next Year, […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-30

December 30th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

The Character Education English-Language Arts Project is a set of sample classroom lesson plans http://bit.ly/7doKrZ # Unexplained phenomean pics of 2009: crop circles, UFO sightings & ghosts http://is.gd/5FxMs via @Larryferlazzo @TelegraphPics # I’m attending Worry-free Strategies for School Laptop Management — http://absolutewebinar.eventbrite.com/?ref=estw # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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My Tweets for 2009-12-29

December 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

RT: @PeterVogel RT @Edu_News: Rush Hour to Go! http://bit.ly/6w15q9 Terrific iPod games for students (70 free, 2500 for 0.99) # Resources Discussion Questions (Themed) and Activities: Here are some more conversation questions http://bit.ly/64uSCI RT: @eflclassroom # Reading: Web 2.0 Tools That Will Break Through Next Year, With Your Help (via web20classroom) http://bit.ly/8EjXP6 RT: @bhsprincipal # […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-28

December 28th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

Free guide – How to keep your teen safe on the Internet – http://is.gd/5DQKR RT @tonnet: # “Video – What does it mean to be literate in the 21st century?”( http://twitthis.com/pgpldq ) RT @tracyrenee70 # The Week in Culture Pictures, Dec. 25 – http://bit.ly/6cGLXf @tracyrenee70 # Group Flickr pool from @urbansketchers now has 25K+ sketches […]

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Curriculum for 2010: 3 Rs + Rules of blogging and commenting

December 28th, 2009 · No Comments · Blogging, Curriculum, LCCs, Professional Developments, Project Learning, Tech Classrooms, WOW

Here is my new curriculum focus for 2010: Reading, Riting, Rithmetic and Rules of blogging, commenting and netiquette.   I should be lounging and vacationing but alas I am planning, preparing, delaying (I have essays to grade.)   2010 is around the corner and I am not ready.  There are tons of things that I […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-27

December 27th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

@BeatMyTweet telephone # 100 Powerful Web Tools to Organize Your Thoughts and Ideas – http://tinyurl.com/m69b2x RT @russeltarr: # RT @dictionarycom: Word of the Day – expatiate: to speak or write at length. http://dlvr.it/BN2 # Video: Achieving ‘Peace on Earth’. http://bit.ly/7EygHA RT @CBSNews: # @TIME: 2009: The year in mugshots | http://su.pr/2hd06F # I can resist […]

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Educational Editorial Cartoons

December 27th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

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My Tweets for 2009-12-26

December 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

RT: @WWLTV Marine veteran walking across the country to honor other veterans: http://tr.im/ICW7 # @BeatMyTweet chart # Free Technology for Teachers: Holiday Edition: Seven Ways to Find Teachers on Twitter http://j.mp/6enKxj RT: @MatthiasHeil Fundstück # 100 Learning Professionals to follow on Twitter: http://tinyurl.com/m3u9nr RT: @mayfieldc @russeltarr # @BeatMyTweet Company Retreat # @BeatMyTweet Review # @BeatMyTweet […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-25

December 25th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

RT: @nancydevine leveler poetry is a great poetry site. check out this feature http://www.levelerpoetry.com/level-with-us/ # @plnaugle Congrats. I received funding for iPods, laptops, Flip & Digital cameras, and mics. Whoo Hoo #jppss rocks # New Orleans skyline draped with color after Christmas Eve storms http://bit.ly/4Fa22E via @NOLAnews Photos # @TeachaKidd. and it wouldn’t matter so […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-24

December 24th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

@PeterVogel Recv’d first 2 reports from Backupify (he tested w/ Twitter, GDocs, Delicious). PDF “book” of Twitter tweets is impressive. # RT: @kmadolf @classroom_tech: Using Fb & Twitter safely: Here’s a guide to security & privacy problems that users face http://bit.ly/82JncD # RT: @courosa RT @egolfer6: @courosa I created a list of iPhone and iPod […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-23

December 23rd, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

@esinglet Thanks. We get iPods, laptops, mics/headsets, and a variety of other goodies. # RT @TIME: Check out the top scientific discoveries of 2010 | http://ow.ly/OvM6 # RT @whitehouse: Holidays at the White House: in photos http://bit.ly/6xFZ5B, in gingerbread http://bit.ly/4x4yGB # RT @BarackObama: Forget to mail your holiday cards? Personalize this video for your friends […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-22

December 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

50 Ways to Foster a Culture of Innovation Can we apply this to schools? http://bit.ly/5Gmkfn via @GuyLevi @psbenson # 10 Social Media monitoring tools that you should start using today – http://is.gd/5rWE8 RT @cybraryman1: RT @tonnet # RT @cecilianobre: RT @nealchambers The greatest hyperboles of all time http://su.pr/1xWxtp – what is your favorite hyperbole? # […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-21

December 21st, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

RT @Larryferlazzo: New post: “The Most Popular Posts Of The Year — 2009″ http://tinyurl.com/y9ue8g4 # RT @GreatLiterature: Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please. ~Mark Twain # RT @BET: Brittany Murphy Dies – 2009 has been a sad year for celebrities. Farrah Fawcett, David Carradine, Mi… http://ow.ly/16bNED # RT @CBSNews: […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-20

December 20th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Neat use of a Glogster for the interactive home page of a wiki: http://ow.ly/NM0U via @ShellTerrell @EdTechSandyK: # Be careful Tweople. Major snow storm blamed for five deaths http://bit.ly/8UPXgi RT: @NOLAnews # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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My Tweets for 2009-12-19

December 19th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

RT: @NMHS_Principal An Almanac of Things for Learning http://bit.ly/5aRWPY # RT: @tonnet Beginning Or End Of The #Education Debate? – http://is.gd/5t5ne Teachers must read. # RT: @web20classroom @edublogs: Edublog Awards: The 2009 Edublog Award Winner Results And Badges Are Now Available! http://bit.ly/5puPg9 # RT: @Office Pac-Man in Excel… Yes, Pac-Man in Excel. Anyone have their […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-16

December 16th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

Gates: U.S. ed has no choice but to improve: http://bit.ly/4EIcaF How do we change this? # Attack during classes at middle school prompts suspension of El Cerrito principal – San Jose Mercury News: http://bit.ly/7rol6V # @keisawilliams Hope you feel better. # RT @RevRunWisdom: Sometimes everything you want comes after you stop looking for it – […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-15

December 15th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

RT: @NMHS_Principal Want a graphic organizer? Then make one w/ this tool! http://bit.ly/8CHlpT # Denver Art Museum website has lessons, activities & ideas for incorporating art. http://bit.ly/6YW7BE via @SuzanneWhisler @frankiesuther # RT: @WWLTV Flash flood warning in effect for most of southeast La. http://bit.ly/4GLLS9 # RT: @DEN Join us tomorrow morning for Teach Africa: Live! […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-14

December 14th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

@brandonhebert Welcome to my Twitter family. # TIME Magazine : The Year in Pictures 2009 -> http://bit.ly/5lL6G0 Check them out thx @diego_s # 20 Free Interactive Multimedia Resources for Educators http://bit.ly/8tl3Jj via @PeterVogel @Pags21 @stacybodin: # RT: @storytellin Teach Animation: http://bit.ly/6gjo7V # @brandonhebert. LA Tweeple must stick together. Enjoy the last few hours of your […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-13

December 13th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

Welcome to Twitter @Hakiem16 # RT @AuntyTech: HELP! What’s a mac equivalent to Photo Story 3? # RT @storytellin: Memoov – Animation Studio online: Create animations http://memoov.com/ # Son just received Scholarship Offer from @XULANews – Xavier University in NOLA. Yea Us. Congrats Schweetie. # @mtechman Thanks. He is soo surprised. Had no idea that […]

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My Tweets for 2009-12-12

December 12th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

Greetings From The World ~ Best Educational Wiki of the Edublog Awards 2009. http://bit.ly/3ueLOt # RT @RevRunWisdom: The question you must ask yourself constantly:: WHAT IS MY FULL POTENTIAL # RT @CBSNews: Woods: Taking a break from professional golf. “I need to focus my attention on being a better husband, father, and person.” # RT […]

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