Friday, August 28, 2009

My Bookmarks and Annotations 08/28/2009


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Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Tony Wagner Q&A - You Are Invited

Tony Wagner (http://www.schoolchange.org/) will be giving the opening day keynote for our district tomorrow. Following the keynote he will be participating in a Q&A session with our administrative team.

He has graciously agreed to allow us to UStream the Q&A session and you are invited.

Tomorrow 8/20 from 10:30am to noon CST you can find us here: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/to-learn-twice

He will be taking questions from the live audience, our internal backchannel, and the UStream chat.

I hope to see you there!

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

My Bookmarks and Annotations 08/18/2009


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Thursday, August 13, 2009

My Bookmarks and Annotations 08/13/2009


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Wednesday, August 12, 2009

My Bookmarks and Annotations 08/12/2009

  • They played the oddest game in high school football history last month down in Grapevine, Texas.

    It was Grapevine Faith vs. Gainesville State School and everything about it was upside down. For instance, when Gainesville came out to take the field, the Faith fans made a 40-yard spirit line for them to run through.

    Did you hear that? The other team's fans?

    tags: stories, sports, motivation, expectation

  • About DVD Flick

    DVD Flick aims to be a simple but at the same time powerful DVD Authoring tool. It can take a number of video files stored on your computer and turn them into a DVD that will play back on your DVD player, Media Center or Home Cinema Set. You can add additional custom audio tracks, subtitles as well as a menu for easier navigation.
    Features
    Windows Forest Awards 2007 Copper prize (4th place)

    * Burn near any video file to DVD
    * Support for over 45 file formats
    * Support for over 60 video codecs
    * Support for over 40 audio codecs
    * Easily add a menu
    * Add your own subtitles
    * Easy to use interface
    * Burn your project to disc after encoding
    * Completely free without any adware, spyware or limitations

    tags: Video, DVD, Software


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Tuesday, August 11, 2009

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Thursday, August 06, 2009

My Bookmarks and Annotations 08/06/2009


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Wednesday, August 05, 2009

My Bookmarks and Annotations 08/05/2009


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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

My Bookmarks and Annotations 08/04/2009


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Monday, August 03, 2009

Google Apps for Education Case Study

We have been using Google Apps for Education in Maine 207 for a couple of years now. As of the 2008-09 school year all of our students have Google Apps accounts including Gmail, Docs, and Calendar. We have been working closely with Google to make suggestions for changes and to be aware of their roadmap into the future. They have been great to work with, and we recently participated in a case study for them.

You can read it here