Friday, April 30, 2010

My favorite Twitter Posts for the week of April 24th - 30th #tweeks #edtech #ff

Here are this week's Tweeks, a list of my Favorited Twitter posts.  Looks like the Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia and its principal Chris Lehmann definitely grabbed my attention.  Feel free to share one of your Favorited Twitter posts in the comments below.

  1. David Brittencolonelb  Great 10-min. presentation by Chris Lehmann at 140 Conference on School 2.0
  2. Vicki Daviscoolcatteacher  Bill Gates speaking at Science Leadership Academy
  3. Joe Bowerjoe_bower  Do you second guess the idea of grading? <-- here's a great story that illustrates how distracting grading truly is
  4. Leigh Graves Wolfgravesle  Joost created this awesome collection of web apps for educators for his #maet #cep817 project! (our students ROCK!)
  5. mmossmanmmossman  Chris Lehman on TEDxNYED -
  6. Michael Gormanmjgormans  New Post : Twelve #Free #Tools From #Microsoft... Many Are #New!: Enjoy/Share #edchat#education
  7.  Alec Couroscourosa  Great example of a professional portfolio by my #ecmpstudent @blackimoto
  8. Wesley Fryerwfryer  This rocks! Top 10 Lego Stopmotion movie tributes on YouTube via @mashable

Friday, April 23, 2010

Tweeks! A Week's Worth of #edtech Twitter Links #ff

I'm not sure if I've coined a phrase here or not, but I would like to share what I  am calling Tweeks, a week's worth of twitter links which I chose to favorite.  It is also a way of participating in the Follow Friday hashtag #FF. If you know of a Twitter App out there that captures your favorite Tweets for sharing purposes please share in the comments section below. Or feel free to share your Tweeks!

Here are my Tweeks for the week of April 17th - 23rd.

  1. lkolb  Easy online set up or downloading
  2. Joe Bowerjoe_bower  Check out this Prezi on Math! I was actually excited about math... and that's odd cuz school taught me to hate math
  3. Kalimah Priforcekapriforce  Complete video footage of today's #140conf, broken down by panel. Awesome stuff: #edchat
  4. JackieGerstein Ed.D.jackiegerstein  iPod touch: Mobile Solutions for Special Needs Students (Slideshare)
  5.  Alec Couroscourosa  Was finally able to see @ddmeyer 's #TEDxNYED prez. All math teachers should watch this. Sending to my mathed faculty.
  6. Michael Kaecheleconcretekax  @lkolb Thanks I found one if you want to know-enjoyed your 1st session at MACUL BTW
  7. Shelly S TerrellShellTerrell  A Must Bookmark! Teaching with Ted Wiki #elearning #besig
  8. John Sowashjrsowash  Nice job description for an instructional technology specialist
  9. Ben Wilkoffbhwilkoff  New Learning is Change blog entry: Create your own real-time SMS to Twitter service!
  10.  Alec Couroscourosa  Lots of people now collaborating on the "Alternatives to Ning" document here: