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Entries from July 31st, 2010

My Tweets for 2010-07-31

July 31st, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Shared links from the Reform Symposium #rscon10 (Google docs) http://bit.ly/a1jkKw RT @noreenstrehlow @jackiegerstein: #LAtchrs #JPPSS # Educators from all over the world are spending their weekend at E-Conference #rscon10. #LAtchrs #JPPSS # .@teachpaperless #rscon10 session “What We Do” Join us. http://bit.ly/bflzzi #LAtchrs #JPPSS # @teachpaperless Using Twitter to complete a scavenger hunt while they investigate […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-30

July 30th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Need a blog for your class? Compare Edublogs to other tools http://bit.ly/cLxb43 #JPPSS #LAtchrs # Social Media for Teachers – The Educator’s PLN: http://bit.ly/cqKX57 RT @drmmtatom #JPPSS #LAtchrs # Binder from @fisher1000 is jam-packed with great stuff – Evidence of Learning 2.0 – http://bit.ly/9VKsWz RT @LiveBinders # Friday is the day we recommend ppl 2 […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-29

July 29th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Now you can personalize your Twitter background like never before. http://www.freetwitterdesigner.com/index.html #JPPSS # I’m getting real-time search results at TweetGrid http://tweetgrid.com/ #LAtchrs # Check out my TweetGrid! http://is.gd/dPKwk that collects Tweets for Louisiana Educators with the following hashtag #LAtchrs # @gshamburger @lorencklein @esinglet @aaallain Calling all Louisiana Educators who Tweet http://bit.ly/bvADNl #LAtchrs # @ChristaAllan @mrstmath […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-28

July 28th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

“@cybraryman1: I also taught students how to do cooperative learning groups right at the start: Coop Lrng: http://bit.ly/cfRpid 1st week # RT “@shfarnsworth: #engchat – Use students use pics to help you create a visual seating chart” # @msgregson CONGRATS Tunnel light is a beautiful thing. # Alternatives to PowerPoint: other slideshow creators http://bit.ly/a7FC7H. Via […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-27

July 27th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

RT @edublogs: Widgets, categories, RSS feeds and more – What you wanted to KNOW about blogging by @suewaters – http://bit.ly/dy5yXU #JPPSS # RT @web20classroom: The results right now for this week’s #edchat poll are interesting. Have you voted yet? http://bit.ly/aOeunI # Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no 1 thinks of changing himself. ~Leo […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-23

July 23rd, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

5 Fantastic Free iPhone E-book Reader Apps http://bit.ly/aKGfmW # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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My Tweets for 2010-07-21

July 21st, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Myths and Opportunities: Technology in the Classroom by Alan November on Vimeo! http://vimeo.com/3930740 Thx @BryanPDoyle for sharing #JPPSS # Thanks to @edublogs for blogging training resources http://bit.ly/3IPVi7 Should make training new bloggers so much easier. #JPPSS # Writer Beware Blogs!: The Importance of Self-Editing http://twurl.nl/0tsdsm #writing RT @AdviceToWriters (via @scribomatic) # Joined New School http://school2school.ning.com […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-20

July 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

@ryanbaer94 I hope that you are ready. How have you been? What color is your hair? # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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My Tweets for 2010-07-19

July 19th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Submit a lesson plan proposal by this Friday, July 23 to get published and earn some extra cash this summer http://bit.ly/bYtgvZ # Submit a lesson plan proposal by this Friday, July 23 to get published and earn some extra cash this summer http://bit.ly/bYtgvZ #JPPSS # RT @storytellin: 7 Must-Read Books by TED Global Speakers | […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-18

July 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

@AngelynCheatham @web20classroom Thanks for RTs # Nelson Mandela International Day, July 18, For Freedom, Justice and Democracy http://retwt.me/1NTX6 (via @UN) # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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My Tweets for 2010-07-17

July 17th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

RT @UncleRUSH: “Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom.”– Chinese philosopher Lau Tzu # http://bit.ly/duYuV2 Dont # Don’t forget to check #iste10 site for session handouts from #ISTE2010 http://bit.ly/duYuV2 # Free Moodle hosting: http://bit.ly/VKNSX RT @mbteach: # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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My Tweets for 2010-07-15

July 15th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

@BillCamp I will check out http://bit.ly/9voQl0 . Thanks # “@sethsimonds: Is it better, 2 b respected or well-paid?” I say respected. Being well paid is lagniappe. (For those of U not from LA = xtra) # “@WWLAMFM: LA re-opens waters to recreational fishing http://easyuri.com/c22dc” # How To Start Blogging: Get writing! http://bit.ly/cTQ41b RT @terryfreedman #JPPSS […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-14

July 14th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

I liked a YouTube video — Nikita (CW) – Sneek Peak [Telestrekoza.com] http://youtu.be/L3RzCu5mzIg?a # @4thGrdTeach Thanks for the retweet # “@RushaSams: Reform happens when all people in a school want it to — students, teachers, parents, admins, support staff” # @donnamiers Yes it is. You can add ppl as users or send them an invite […]

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Need blogging topics?

July 14th, 2010 · No Comments · Blogging, Curriculum, LCCs, Reflections

Need a way to overcome writer’s block? PLINKY provides daily topics to respond to and blog about. Plinky allows you to post to answers on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and most major blogging services. Check it out if you need to write but can’t come up with anything to get your creative juices flowing. Examples of […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-13

July 13th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Ultimately, the reason why love and compassion bring the greatest happiness is simply that our nature cherishes them above all else. # 5 Ways to Teach Cyber Safety and Digital Responsibility #iste10 http://ow.ly/2aAlt RT @actionhero @shannonmmiller #JPPSS #pbcamp # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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10 tools that are essential to my class

July 13th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Curriculum, Digital Storytelling, PLNs, Professional Developments, Project Learning, Resources, Tech Classrooms, Tech Tools

This post was copied from my professional blog Last summer I took part in PBWork’s Summer Camp and learned lots of resources, tools and tips to use in my class. That was also the summer of my 1st Tweet. I say my first tweet because my PLN did not blossom and bloom until I began […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-12

July 12th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Changes to the Toolbar – New Insert Menu – The official blog of PBworks: http://bit.ly/9JpwJP #JPPSS #pbcamp # “Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale RT @QuoteDaily: # @esolcourses Thanks for the ReTweet love # Powered by Twitter Tools.

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My Tweets for 2010-07-11

July 11th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

@daisybundle Congrats # “@quote_daily: What makes greatness is starting something that lives after you. – Ralph W. Sockman” R U fostering ‘greatness’? # RT@kellyhines: Support Discovery Educator Network, add a #twibbon to your avatar now! – http://bit.ly/4qHFJz # RT @SeanBanville: July 12 is National Hot Dog Day – A lesson / listening here: http://bit.ly/9cDJEF Guess […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-10

July 10th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Thoughts lead 2 words which lead 2 actions which lead 2 beliefs which leads 2 a change in yr life. Positive change in 2010 RT @JeanLevi # Tongue Twisters for The Digital Age: http://bit.ly/cfo6Xz They are too cute RT @esolcourses: # Classroom 2.0 Live Sat July 10 at 12 Noon EDT – share your highlights […]

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My Tweets for 2010-07-09

July 9th, 2010 · No Comments · WOW

Wal-Mart has school supplies on sale!! @Walmartnews #JPPSS #pbcamp # “We have 2 choices: We can make a living or we can design a life.” – Jim Rohn – I want my class 2 inspire designers #JPPSS # @suewaters Sorry about your hand. At least you can join that family list. Although I don’t know […]

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