Jay Collier (@JayCollier)

Midcoast Maine USA

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January 2013

Mark Cuban on LinkedIn: Is your college going out of business? [Incendiary post title, but lively discussion.] http://t.co/CXwnXqhz

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Worth rereading Clayton Christensen’s Disrupting College (free PDF). MOOCs fit the model. http://t.co/y9IOocd7 #disruptive #innovation

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More evidence that the current #disruptive #innovation in #highered was not a surprise for many… From 2005: http://t.co/U5y0sUFS

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Infographic: Components of a 21st Century Classroom http://t.co/v9BpBGPH by @opencollegesau

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@rboisjoly MLTI is in the midst of its 3rd multi-year RFP. More here: http://t.co/bJtX6MMs Will you share your ideas re: 1:1 and BYOD?

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@Neilstephenson Your configuration for school blogs & portfolios is a killer app for K-12. A testament to open collaboration. @buddypress

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@rboisjoly Yes! I am working with an agency to create a turn-key solution for comm & collab. Please check back ~ Feb. 15 and I can update.

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PBS NewsHour video (10 min): How free online courses are changing higher education. http://t.co/i09G5mFz #coursera #edx #udacity #mooc

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KitCatKerch @JayCollier Our school requires teachers to sign a contract that states they will incorporate the HOMs in the classroom and work.

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Mitch Resnick: Kids should learn programming as well as reading and writing. http://t.co/hpHyMyZQ @scratchteam @mres #mit #medialab

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Another great @NeilStephenson project: guest blog posts (every day) from teachers around the school district - http://t.co/m6BZhQWG

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Delta BC school district’s online community provides clear registration process for protecting student privacy. Video: http://t.co/iO8EB6s1

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buddypress Guest post by @JayCollier: An online community for educators, built with #BuddyPress http://t.co/p5sMvtvs

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@engagefored Are there reduced-tuition opportunities for foreign students in Scotland, as well?

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DanMezick A Bill of Rights and Principles for Learning in the Digital Age http://t.co/UDBAYqzR

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One of the largest school districts in British Columbia has launched a learning community leveraging our work in Maine: http://t.co/FXzYzTbL

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What a great tagline: “College of the Atlantic is for idealists with elbow grease.” @collegeatlantic

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Gerry McGovern: “Don’t measure the effectiveness of content based on the number of visitors. This is fool’s gold.” http://t.co/QSEPV70g

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Chronicle: New software suggests courses based on student’s transcript and other students’ past grades and test scores. http://t.co/PQ0N7OHa

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What is #highered for? Some colleges are moving toward competency-based degrees rather than seat time. http://t.co/UMKwoQwD #learnercentered

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Read about the strategy behind, and implementation of, Maine’s community of best practices for educators #collaboratory http://t.co/SoDklTJU

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Interesting seeing which Twitter followers drop away over time. Usually generic or automated. Quality over quantity http://t.co/vFtab0go

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Proud to have been part of this VPT series on the transformation of Vermont from ’50s to ’90s. (I miss the old VT :) http://t.co/cOBaEPRV

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janicemertes Culture Shift: Teaching in a Learner-Centered Environment Powered by Digital Tech is the best read to reshape education http://t.co/ZbXTvVwg

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AlanTenreiro Student perceptions of learner centered classrooms http://t.co/x2GqfLnm #edchatri

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Georgetown Univ: IT (23%) is fastest growing job cluster through 2018; 2nd fastest in ME (15%) - http://t.co/pvdfziaF #doitmaine

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RT @NellieMaeEdFdn: Portland’s superintendent on personalizing learning for the class of 2017. http://t.co/t1CcBBbM via @the_forecaster

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Learning can happen anytime, anywhere—not just in a classroom & not just during the school day. http://t.co/i1sokYBe via @MindShiftKQED

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Challenges to shifting to a #learnercentered education approach and how to overcome them, by @StacySalame http://t.co/rscxPYDB

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RT @TESOLatMQ: Teacher-centered or Learner-centered? By @facultyfocus http://t.co/A1yXsLyH [False dichotomy: http://t.co/CK6uvYwt]

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RT @HFRP Kids benefit when schools partner w/ families & community orgs. Report: http://t.co/jD0AvOgk HT @NellieMaeEdFdn #HarvardGSE [Yes!]

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@edutopia Personally, I’m interested in #learnercentered education, but multiple streams with distinct subtopics would be great!

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The Nellie Mae Foundation supports #learnercentered education in New England. 2012 in review: http://t.co/FQT83ElX

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@edutopia Have you considered another Twitter stream featuring just highlights? Say, EdutopiaSelects? Too many posts in your regular stream.

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Edutopia: Integrating Habits of Mind into classroom learning http://t.co/OLuoM70V [How about workplace tasks structured this way, too?]

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Mike Muir: In the transformation to learner-centered education, save structural changes for last. http://t.co/bt2KX14A http://t.co/kvVRlNKi

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Gerstein: On connectedness in human development and learning [Disagree with Rutledge’s needs model, though] http://t.co/JOccXR6r #k12

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tomwhitby A poorly maintained school website is a negative force on the perception of the School & Staff. Prioritize the site. #Edchat

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Great introduction to the future of online content: removing form from “editorial data” #NPR #APIs #WYSIROTS http://t.co/c4TIXTZk

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Chronicle: “Six in 10 colleges face balance sheets with flat or declining net-tuition revenue.” #disruption #soon http://t.co/5E8X42KO

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RT @alfiekohn If “flipped classroom” = lectures as homework, skip it. Why the flip’s a flop by @InnovativeEdu - http://t.co/BXgAIJjb #Edchat

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willrich45 “Technology [in the classroom] should not be used to do what can be done without it.” http://t.co/dPaJVWu6 #edchat #amen

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SBEducation New SmartBlog on Education from @tomwhitby - Gaining confidence through connectedness - http://t.co/5bBSxFbb #edchat

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NYT Debate: Do we still need libraries? [Of course! But only next-generation libraries.] http://t.co/1lEqSPZ0 Examples: http://t.co/Pfa1VeAb

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lonelyplanet 48 hours in Asheville - North Carolina’s food, beer & arts hotspot http://t.co/rDhdMllt by @EmilyMatchar #lp #travel

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Key features in a (customized) learning *progress* mgt. system by @MMuir: http://t.co/XV8Csv1B Video demo: http://t.co/II4VIsBh #Maine #MCCL

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Thanks to the folks at @blogtrottr for providing an excellent RSS to email service; great for news updates!

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Mullenweg on rapid software release: “If you’re not embarrassed when you ship your first version you waited too long.” http://t.co/TZaik8s7

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#MaineSparks final report from #LeadershipMaine 2012: virtual pathways connecting student passions with jobs in demand http://t.co/bJtvURKd

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MindShift: What is Project-Based Learning? http://t.co/GOrqdjUn 2010 Edutopia videos on #PBL in #Maine http://t.co/68UpS6UG #learnercentered

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ACSD on project-based learning: from busywork to “meaningful inquiry that engages student’s minds” - http://t.co/Y7Ld40NK #learnercentered

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Let students master content individually, let teachers coach complex reasoning and habits of mind. @MMuir: http://t.co/44J23ham #mccl

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.@mmuir Me, too. Please consider sharing what you find. So far, I’m looking at these: http://t.co/LeysW5Du #habitsofmind #acsd

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Edutopia archive: Profile of early (1990s) learner-centered school district (Chugach AK) http://t.co/OdDoNbBU #proficiency #learnercentered

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.@mmuir Can you recommend resources for learning more about habits of mind? #learnercentered #learning #education

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Mike Muir: Keeping track of individual student progress in customized learning districts http://t.co/uljcT9Ha #maine #learner-centered #mccl

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Congratulations to Dartmouth on the ninth revision of its home site. Clean, simple, easy to navigate, and fast-loading. http://t.co/ZjvkQ8Ui

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