Jay Collier (@JayCollier)

Midcoast Maine USA

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

February 2013

“There’s a worldwide shortage of programmers, and it’s easier to learn than you think.” http://t.co/gUl1foxo0J @codeorg #opportunity

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#SchoolOfOpen to launch during @openeducationwk with free courses on Creative Commons, open science/data/video, more. http://t.co/Zq4muRya9I

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$9 million @KnightFdn grant to NYU, TED, & Code for America to train civic-minded tech corps to solve “big problems” http://t.co/r0qin76WpE

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Chronicle opinion: What’s the best way start a career? A 4-year education or training and apprenticeships? http://t.co/BSklA4bJ9z

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An amazing mind reader knows things about his subjects that no one could know … or could they? Must watch this. - http://t.co/JUs9ZDgMFK

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Realize Maine helps young #Maine people “reach their greatest career and civic potentials” and stay here in Maine! http://t.co/CCxcqZMTlV

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I’ve been studying community-building/CRMs for non-profits. Here’s how NationBuilder compares to SalesForce, more. http://t.co/B2BpSYhQ1s

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Chronicle: “How EdX plans to earn, and share, revenue from its free online courses,” both as platform and producer - http://t.co/ROS2mVlyu9

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Colleges are starting to focus on the value of individual majors rather than generic reputation. Great example: http://t.co/4ZfCGHNELl

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WordPress now focusing on education sites: new themes, reinforcing privacy & simplicity. Needed: courseware features http://t.co/GO4guCt0h8

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Startup Weekend is coming to Portland, Maine on March 22-24. Teams work on top pitches all weekend. Sounds great! http://t.co/tRIzpAcqXt

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Great videos explain Hampshire College academics, consortium, region http://t.co/dKfEKi2f55 http://t.co/0DbMfObuiV http://t.co/ltkkIZT2SU

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Obama: planning a decade-long scientific effort to do for the brain what the Human Genome Project did for genetics - http://t.co/Gtkg1yju

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taniasterling @JayCollier Listening to @globalearner Alan November describe multi age/grade lrng env similar to the inquiry-based approach in Maine :)

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Pew Internet: Future of libraries in the Digital Age. Panelist comments from the survey - http://t.co/wM0Erfz6 #learningcenters #makerspaces

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openculture Video Footage of Meteorite That Hit Siberia This Morning: http://t.co/vfw3HxMF

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NYT: “Apple is experimenting with wristwatch-like devices made of curved glass” - http://t.co/CCcaGD6k #wearables #disruption

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Video: Educators share their perspectives on 21st century learning Susan Patrick, Chris Dede, Ken Kay #learnercentered http://t.co/qQkw2b26

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kayodeomotayo Our cost of medical bills shouldn’t be based on days spent in the hospital or test done, it should be based on quality of care given.#SOTU

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malawian81 Everyone applauds for putting nation before party. Rest of the night they’ll be clapping or not based on party. #SOTU

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White House “Enhanced #SOTU” appears to be 3 minutes behind the live network online feeds. It is worth waiting for?

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Lowering the Price of the Valuable Campus Experience http://t.co/F1gwHUkt

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US DOE report: Using data, evidence, and iterative analysis to evaluate digital learning resources - http://t.co/ewZvPZ2e

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McGovern: “We need to be driven by data and evidence… We need to focus on actual behavior, not on what people say.” http://t.co/G0nKFLbl

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STEMtoSTEAM: an initiative to encourage the integration of Art + Design in K-20 education. [And, I’d say, vice-versa.] http://t.co/m2gqxzPl

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Just had my first opportunity to use #Balsamiq Mockups for an interface design. Great! http://t.co/u60fykhg

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MacArthur funds real-world learning labs in museums and libraries, promoting discovery, creativity, critical thinking - http://t.co/8gYQUtOJ

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City of Boston and #edX (Harvard/MIT) to establish #BostonX: courses, internships, training at city community centers - http://t.co/BQd7oEDa

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MindShift: Collection of articles, case studies, and research about the use of #digitallearning resources in schools - http://t.co/f7LZbDSz

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Feeling scattered at work? Here are reasons why mindfulness meditation can be a valuable addition to the workplace. http://t.co/u1cxErFj

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cmk22 Infographic alert! A look at the use of social media in higher education http://t.co/rYJVqhuO #highered #heweb #socialmedia

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Chronicle: Americans value higher education for real-world #competency, not just degree - http://t.co/h4yqxnrC #Lumina #Gallup #SNHU

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Gerry McGovern: More reasons why online media governance should integrate marketing, communications, and IT - http://t.co/8nM3Zyc7

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The children of Palestina, Peru use #OLPC laptops to create a #Wikipedia page about their Amazon rainforest village - http://t.co/etJMkTnd

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Great summary of 21st century learning principles: The Nature of Learning from #OECD #CERI - PDF: http://t.co/0NBtjVLK #OECD

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Mind/Shift: 7 essential principles of innovative learning - #learnercentered #social #connected #emotional - http://t.co/AivuMwDF #oecd

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mpedson “The digital humanities…reignite museums as civic centers of networked life.” @nealstimler. 4 minute video: http://t.co/of4LUOfA

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dmlconference If you are involved in promoting democracy/civics, consider #DML2013 in Chicago: March 14-16 http://t.co/hsPNZjUJ

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Another reason why kids should learn programming: many high-demand jobs: http://t.co/jkfcefoi - Reznick’s TEDx talk: http://t.co/hpHyMyZQ

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