Reuters: U.S. news media debate naming Strauss-Kahn accuser. http://t.co/Sl2M22J
Harvard’s Tony Wagner: “In the world of innovation, failure is prized. There is no innovation without trial and error.” http://t.co/hjpc9bo
University/community college collab. prepares to open new campus for advanced tech. at former Maine Naval Air Station. http://t.co/aCGNpwZ
Midgely: Education technology is not about replacing teachers. It’s about helping people with the tools they need to solve problems. #mlti
Midgley studied anthropology in college, taught himself programming in HS. Focused on how people interact, what it means to be human. #mlti
Steve Midgley, US DOE Deputy Director of Education Technology, is about talk about the National Education Technology Plan at #MLTI
Redefining learning: from reading a book and writing a report … to teaching that book to a student from another culture/continent #mlti
RT @collegewebguy Writers, designers, storytellers, programmers, developers & coders under same roof. Anything else is not a web shop.
Attending the Maine #MLTI Summer Institute: leadership in blended learning, 1-to-1 technology in K-12 education. maine.gov
Thanks to everyone who reports new Twitterbots as spam; I got about 20 after #wcbos, but about half of those were already suspended.
It’s interesting seeing Twitterbots with 1 tweet, following 750 accounts, and 250 followers. Lots of accounts on autopilot out there!
@heavydigital Many of the slideshows are actually over at slideshare.com.
Recommended session topic for #wcbos 2012: WordPress as a learning management system.
Please provide a extend/plugin filter for highest version supported. #wcbos
We need recipes/distributions that configure core+plugins to support common scenarios. #wcbos
@robertdenton Thanks, Robert! BP is my focus at the moment, and Tufts is doing some good work there, too.
NPR WordPress developers are talking about plugins they are using for member station sites. #wcbos
BU’s presenters report they are planning on giving more back to the WP community. We need support for a WP-edu collaboration space! #wcbos
BU’s custom plugins: BU-Navigation, Access-with-single-sign-on, integration with BU-Calendar. #wcbos
@DerekEdmond Thanks, Derek!
BU’s “flexi framework: automated set-up, good defaults for widgets & shortcodes, logo variations. #wcbos
BU provides a range of offerings for their clients: custom, rapid, DIY. Established sandbox, SVN, thorough documentation, IRC. #wcbos
@sleary I updated right away. Thank you for looking into it!
BU folks are being honest about their mistakes and what they learned from them. Funny & familiar. Watch this video when it’s posted! #wcbos
@wjdennen It’s nice to have a person to match your avatar. Go Wheaton!
@GenuineJack Thanks, Jack!
@cdulude Looking forward to your presentation!
Just uploaded ‘WordCamp Boston - Web Strategy in Higher Education’ to SlideShare. http://slidesha.re/rhQYEl
@wjdennen There’s good AC and there’s bad AC. So far, its very good AC!
On my way to #wcbos! Will miss family this weekend. Lake swimming weather in Maine. Will be in conference rooms at Sherman Union. AC?
Chronicle: NYU professor salary reduced after discovery of student cheating lowers class grades. Nice incentive! http://t.co/THkXkbp
Rob Mancabelli: What’s the difference between “Learning with Technology” and “Teaching with Technology?” A new paradigm. http://t.co/XVrVV6m
Joe Ugoretz (CUNY/Macaulay): Teaching with an “Open LMS” based on WordPress and BuddyPress. http://t.co/SgNm90u
Time to rewrite your social media policy? Google+ erases the distinction between personal & professional personae. http://t.co/KM3303H
New BBC “social media guidance.” For personal accts: “don’t be stupid.” For official news: “a second pair of eyes.” PDF: http://t.co/qEVktIu
Good overview of architecture and interface design for Adrian College mobile: http://t.co/4F86Ca9
Just uploaded ‘NERCOMP: Web Governance - Planning for Disruption’ to SlideShare. http://slidesha.re/ouDMxC
WGBH is building an online library of Boston local TV newscasts from 1959-2000. See how news has changed in 40 years. http://t.co/HmKFeV9
New YouTube interface design (borrowed from Netflix and Hulu) quickly brought me to some good free movies. Slacker: http://t.co/XIu7xhZ
Interactive map shows phone calls between your county (click on it) and the rest of the U.S. based on anon. AT&T data: http://t.co/vn1eej6
RT @jennarmour I adore WordPress! I just thought last night there isn’t a web based project that WordPress cant be effectively used on.
The White House Office of Public Engagement launched new website. “The open front door to the WH.” Public involvement. http://t.co/b5Y7oJU
@principaljo I heard about your assessment system at the conference last week. Look forward to learning more.
“Elem” education in Finland: no standard textbooks, no “high-stakes” tests, no homework, no formal grading, free meals. http://t.co/bM4H3w3
Ken Robinson on creative leadership across all professions, not just design. Sparking passion for valuable new ideas. http://t.co/74BzcUL
The Atlantic: When parents give in to child’s every wish, healthy self-esteem morphs into narcissism. Just say no. http://t.co/yHHB3vu
Bates College is most expensive for total list cost, but 462nd in net price (after financial aid), a better measurement. http://t.co/QKsUtS3