Jay Collier (@JayCollier)

Midcoast Maine USA

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

November 2011

Boston Globe: Brunswick, Maine, doesn’t feel like a tourist town. [And that’s just fine …] - http://t.co/a4yCzZQi

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Chronicle: New course-management software, Coursekit, promises Facebook-like experience - http://t.co/wQ3wRqqk

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New education plan in British Columbia: personalized learning, quality teaching, flexibility, standards, technology - http://t.co/cHa0z16h

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“Design Thinking in schools is about developing young people as problem finders as well as problem solvers” - http://t.co/Wk9zMPwF

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Ewan McIntosh’s review of “What’s the point of school?” a new book about the qualities of powerful learners - http://t.co/SY9EJv8s

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Community-funded news service Spot.Us becomes part of American Public Media’s Public Insight Network - http://t.co/WcFAMCld

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@pgibbs I wrote that case study from afar as part of work I’m doing with Maine and B.C. http://t.co/Wo00ekQI http://t.co/62PZliFw

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@pgibbs Just posted a case study about use of #BuddyPress and SharePoint for online learning communities in Scotland: http://t.co/YbiU5uAA

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tomwhitby “Commons in a Box” & the Importance of Open Academic Networks http://t.co/7hbr3fb3 #Edchat

via Zite Personalized Magazine (retweeted on 8:10 AM, Nov 29th, 2011 via Socialite.app)

ledface Collective Intelligence vs. The Wisdom of Crowds: http://t.co/tRCqy1Am A great article about their differences.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 8:08 AM, Nov 29th, 2011 via Socialite.app)

Excerpts from @dtapscott’s Macrowikinomics: energy, health care, transportation, regulation [Business Week] - http://t.co/u70txnzE

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RT @willrich45: “A preoccupation with achievement is not only different from, but detrimental to, a focus on learning” http://t.co/synKYDgh

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Commuting costs more than you think [infographic] - http://t.co/i1MdxKpy via Amie Parker

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Glow Scotland and EduBuzz: a tale of two approaches to online communities for educators - http://t.co/YbiU5uAA

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The future of news and why “digital first” matters. News has become an ongoing process rather than a finished product - http://t.co/8opFY9AP

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Gerry McGovern: A day in the life of a web-novice manager - http://t.co/AaETngun

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27 tips and tricks for school principals - http://t.co/P3HxiXOR

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#BlackFriday antidote: A crisp, beautiful morning in midcoast Maine (Popham beach webcam). #JustSayNo to shopping - http://t.co/rsPJfIM4

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Competia @Competia.¨Lumosity.The faster you can process info.,the faster you can respond to the world around you http://t.co/BZUJkU8q @sys83hallux

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My favorite holiday is Halloween, but in the original meaning of the boundary between light and dark. http://t.co/pxDspcbU #lpholiday

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Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence: to enable young people to be: successful learners, confident individuals … http://t.co/y2PpbdYD

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Opening Minds is a competency-based curriculum used by 200 schools in UK - http://t.co/Ca7943UP Developed by the RSA http://t.co/ojeH2KJ2

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The role of leadership in promoting the use of social media in education - http://t.co/xhx6AUAT

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Splash (was Fauxto): Free online image editor with basic filters and resizing - http://t.co/Yfw8E0O1

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@abackstrom Agreed. But just wait. I think the smart phone industry is more robust due to iPhone as a trailblazer. Tablets next.

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PublicMind (New Jersey) poll: Fox News viewers are less informed than people who don’t watch any news - http://t.co/GNwmwXdm

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Auburn (ME) schools host three-day iPads-in-education conference, with attendees from 10 states, India, Chile - http://t.co/PW7s0F1B

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TEDxDirigo: Roger Doiron on gardening as a subversive activity - http://t.co/fd0kqt56

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Nieman Journalism Lab: Image as interest: How the Pepper Spray Cop could change the trajectory of Occupy Wall Street - http://t.co/k22mh3Ti

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Just spent an incredible morning at #TEDxC. Very engaging. I’ll check into the backchannel and report on the day later. Too much now!

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@DanTheITMan ‘Tis unfortunate. I have been a Firefox fan for a very long time …

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Just rolled back from Firefox 8 to 7.01. (Google redirects froze the browser.)

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How journalism educators are using Storify to organize resources and teach curation - http://t.co/s5dp5R2D

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Scotland’s Hub initiative combines education, health, rescue, and other community services in integrated facilities - http://t.co/cycNDeGt

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Engage for Education: Scotland’s online engagement project for educators, the public, and government leaders - http://t.co/q4f827ho

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Thrive: “To grow vigorously or luxuriantly, to flourish.” Is this the ideal outcome of effective lifelong learning?

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Can’t wait for #TEDxC tomorrow! “When do our minds, bodies and spirits flourish beyond our expectations?” http://t.co/4GSXFKeE

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Thank you, Leadership Maine Tau Blue team. We’re getting sparked!

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Cautionary tale: Why you should think twice before posting content in a commercial collaboration platform. http://t.co/f4LrfD2i

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Showcase of blended learning successes facilitated by Scotland’s national learning collaboratory - http://t.co/AeKF5iE4

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Washington Post opinion blog: Bloomberg’s disgraceful eviction of Occupy Wall Street - http://t.co/grxhMKD8

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Scotland to develop a national information and communications technology strategy for the public sector. http://t.co/g6t4gn2Y

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Overview of international learning technology networks and organizations; Asia, U.S., Europe. http://t.co/Y44B3QQT PDF: http://t.co/QG4Mx9C9

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Glow Scotland: the world’s first national intranet for education … transforming the way the curriculum is delivered. http://t.co/pTY7ftrT

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California districts and ASU are partners in the CK-12 Flexbook free textbook initiative. All open content. http://t.co/NYYfnqU5

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Still waiting for Portland ME to be supported on Skillshare. We’re ready! http://t.co/XRVCxLPC

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The right and left weigh in on higher education: evolution or disruptive innovation. Missing: blended approach. http://t.co/OS3sN7Sx

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Why Americans are choosing to #studyabroad in record numbers http://t.co/jIJuSWDe via @andrewjmach (via @csmonitor)

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RT @geoffro_b: Saul Griffith on how toys can inform our curriculum http://t.co/QXi4ULzS #edtech #DIY (via @edutopia)

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I’ve unfollowed over 200 inactive accounts over the past week with few drops. Thumbs-up to http://t.co/7Y996C5R.

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Tech has no barrier to entry: Sixth-grade developer teaches students how to make apps http://t.co/3hIyKCnH (via @nickdenardis, @GOOD)

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I still love RISD’s home page architecture & design. All elements move as the window size is changed. Clean, engaging. http://t.co/NKAY7Z9T

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(A personal favorite)

Cooperative Catalyst: Khan Academy does not constitute an education revolution, but I’ll tell you what does - http://t.co/87wLHRf2

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After gridlock: the British & Soviet empires transformed into meaningful regions in 20th cent. Is North America next? http://t.co/uEBjGJBG

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Surplus of males in China’s villages means poor subsistence farmers have no chance of finding a mate - http://t.co/JhW4044z

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Only just read this: A sister’s eulogy for Steve Jobs by Mona Simpson (RT @nytimes) - http://t.co/EjD9qnFe

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The Atlantic: Men are evolving beyond “traditional” marriage (provider/protected); author Kate Bolick is surprised. - http://t.co/09nzfxWa

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Jesse Estrin: Those who have benefited the most from the system need to step up and give back, especially now - http://t.co/DOJC5a3m

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Kittery ME “Vision for the Future” would transform H.S. into a learning hub connected with the community - http://t.co/GZmHnzfY

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Kittery ME envsions HS with no grade levels or subjects, interdisciplinary core “fields”, and extended hours - http://t.co/J8ZPrYHn

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TED: David Christian narrates a history of the universe, from the Big Bang to the Internet in 18 minutes - http://t.co/O1knqAze (via #PILGF)

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FCC announces $4 billion initiative to provide broadband access for eligible families (via @Knightfdn) - http://t.co/Hm7lt38X

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Gladwell: Jobs’s sensibility was editorial. His gift lay in taking what was in front of him and ruthlessly tweaking it. http://t.co/UlDsn5ys

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RT @onlinecourse “Should you follow your passion? Pros and cons” http://t.co/MOuQKo4T [Didn’t know there were cons. Doing what you hate?]

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Peter Benson’s vision: Global multitudes of children, mentors and facilitators engaged in learning. Thriving together. http://t.co/M2pBAurX

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@AngelaMaiers New Maine/B.C. collaboration to study best pratices in connected learning: http://t.co/JoyoJAru http://t.co/hIu90Ajf #PILGF

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usedgov “Education leaders can better accelerate student learning by working together and sharing best practices” #PILGF http://t.co/GE6HPMX2

via CoTweet (retweeted on 10:30 AM, Nov 9th, 2011 via web)

@AngelaMaiers I think it’s hard for some educators to let the learner do their own discovery when they already “know” the space. #PILGF

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@AngelaMaiers Even when we know the territory, we teach safety and navigation and then encourage exploration so it’s their discovery. #PILGF

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Wired: In an abrupt about-face, Adobe abandons mobile Flash development - http://t.co/gWIhhxwK #sawthatcoming

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AngelaMaiers Learning is like exploring a new country- guiding students for landscape that you know better than they do! #PILGF

via TweetChat (retweeted on 10:10 AM, Nov 9th, 2011 via web)

Interested in marketing as satisfactory exchanges of value. Ed Comm folks should care about the whole learning experience, not just sales.

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DOE Duncan: The Arts and Humanities in a well-rounded education. Good questions in the comments. http://t.co/j41GN1AZ

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(A personal favorite)

Miemis: Envsioning a live/work campus with elements of university, Plato’s Academy, ashram. To feed mind, body, soul. http://t.co/UsNwgRMn

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jackbalkin What does #OccupyWallStreet have to do with the #Constitution? Plenty. http://t.co/g1wzDRFV

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@MalloryWood Do you know if EDUniverse exchange with the global Learning Registry? http://t.co/MCCexWo9 #amahighered #eduniverse

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Big news for connected learning: Departments of Education and Defense launch Learning Registry tools and community - http://t.co/y7JZc8JN

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Senator Susan Collins honors Maine’s Teacher of the Year, and all who challenge, inspire, and encourage our children - http://t.co/5ttAbf6F

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Feds using Internet to improve customer service: http://t.co/t1zdtQcr - Plans to improve federal websites: http://t.co/e3WW2jnS

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National program is the first of its kind to put 3D printers in high school students’ hands - http://t.co/7BYGBKbk

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Keep the Internet free for our children’s learning: oppose Senate resolution to end Net Neutrality. Vote is this am. http://t.co/4co3pXq9

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A social network can be a learning network: Students write more effectively when work is public. http://t.co/UsPJGYa8 (via @web20classroom)

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Census data show US wealth gap between young and old is widest ever (47 times) - The Washington Post - http://t.co/nco8spEb

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Hive Learning NYC 30 cultural and learning institutions (+ Mozilla, MacArthur) to create digital learning projects - http://t.co/ayaqRgel

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A national commitment to high-quality early learning - [U.S. DOE creates first ever Office for Early Learning] http://t.co/pzdkkQ6J

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Maine Voices: Saturday visit to the Occupy Maine site reveals a few surprises | The Portland Press Herald - http://t.co/towbCQid

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Maine: Toward a new state of learning (case study). Developing a statewide community of best practices for educators. http://t.co/Op8cqxXE

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tuitionbreak Class of 2010 Graduates Borrowed an Average of $25,250 in Loans (via @chronicle) http://t.co/IQMg1Cwm #studentdebt

via bitly (retweeted on 8:29 PM, Nov 3rd, 2011 via web)

From the #highered industry perspective (The Chronicle): #Chinese students prove a tricky fit on U.S. #campuses - http://t.co/7HV6ch2r

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Georgetown University’s online front door: multiple IA options on one screen, including bottom slider. Clean. - http://t.co/TE3dcqnw #design

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PeterWinick “We generally change for 1 of 2 reasons: inspiration or desperation” Jim Rohn

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RIP Prairie Home’s #TomKeith. Nobody brought radio to life or life to radio quite like he did. http://t.co/hY838x6T #MPR (via @audlindal)

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Washington Post: What this year’s NAEP scores tell us: http://t.co/8Vx7DInt (via @DianeRavitch)

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Learning Registry launch announcement with US DOE Duncan and CTO Chopra expected next Monday. http://t.co/8hnopvgJ http://t.co/KHBVxz7P

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The Digital Media and Learning 2012 conference dates announced: “Beyond educational technology” to connected learning - http://t.co/eN4hHNjH

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RT @shelisrael: Has social media gone the way of the fax machine? http://t.co/Co1xdn7L (via @markgr)

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Quick survey: are you using Zoho Creator or other Zoho services? Let me know.

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@HaroldShawJr Yes, but there are no #girlsundertrees, and that is good.

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Hooray, the next Bates College redesign is live! Congrats to Ethan, Nick, et. al. http://t.co/K7wFGWbG #wordpress #wp4ed #highered

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Whitby: We must revamp professional development for teachers, moving it to the core of strategic plans - http://t.co/F9PxEyj2

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