Twitter Chat #ksed Teaching And Learning In Kansas (What’s Become Clear #20)

by Steve Wyckoff on May 7, 2013

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First #KSed chat “Getting Started”

April 15, 2013

  1. Join @GingerLewman for the 1st ever #KSed chat in 30 minutes @ 7:30pm CST! Its the biggest thing since Bleeding Kansas… but more positive!
  2. 15min to the very first ever #KSed chat! Tonite’s topic is “Getting Started.” Tweetchat veterans and newbies are all welcomed!
  3. @WSUSocStudies @GingerLewman Looking forward to the first#ksed chat tonight, and Dan, love the bleeding Kansas comment.
  4. @BrendaHauff It moves fast but best advice I can give is dont worry about missing something! Its about what you get not what you miss! #KSed
  5. About 5 minutes from the first #ksed chat. Hope several of my Kansas friends hop on and see what it’s about. NOT in Kansas? Still join in.
  6. Gonna see if I can moderate and participate in #KSed at the same time. What do you think? How long will it take til I call uncle?
  7. First #KSed chat starting in 5mins at 7:30pm. You don’t have to live in Kansas to stop by and drop some knowledge on us! ;) #edchat
  8. @gingerlewman Next week will be a challenge for me. I think you’re gonna do great tonight though. #ksed
  9. @MrP_tchr So glad I didn’t miss the chat! Just sat down about 15 min ago and was in a panic. Who knew…I was EARLY!! #KSed
  10. My tweets for the next hour will be devoted to #ksed Newbies and veterans, please, feel free to join us! #edchat
  11. My tweets for the next hour will be devoted to #ksed Newbies and veterans, please, feel free to join us! #edchat
  12. My tweets for the next hour will be devoted to #ksed Newbies and veterans, please, feel free to join us! #edchat
  13. My tweets for the next hour will be devoted to #ksed Newbies and veterans, please, feel free to join us! #edchat
  14. Welcome to the very 1st #ksed! Our topic tonite is “Getting Started” as a celebration for our 1st chat AND for our new KS ed friends!
  15. Welcome to the very 1st #ksed! Our topic tonite is “Getting Started” as a celebration for our 1st chat AND for our new KS ed friends!
  16. Welcome to the very 1st #ksed! Our topic tonite is “Getting Started” as a celebration for our 1st chat AND for our new KS ed friends!
  17. Welcome to the very 1st #ksed! Our topic tonite is “Getting Started” as a celebration for our 1st chat AND for our new KS ed friends!
  18. We have a lot of first-timers in tonite (welcome!) so we’ll take xtra special care (and time) to ensure we start off right! #ksed
  19. One tip: Remember to put #ksed in every post of yours or we won’t see your comments. ;)
  20. Before we start, please introduce yourself. Share who you are, where you’re from & your role in the educational community. Thx!#ksed
  21. And if you’re not in Kansas, share with us what or who drew you to this livechat. #ksed
  22. @coffeechugbooks @ksedmod Everyone is welcome have some great educators in Iowa and very active on twitter. #ksed
  23. I’m @GingerLewman, moderator of #ksed tonite. I’m an advocate for kids & educators. Love  PBL, ed tech, gifted/hi-ability, creativity.
  24. I’m @GingerLewman, moderator of #ksed tonite. I’m an advocate for kids & educators. Love  PBL, ed tech, gifted/hi-ability, creativity.
  25. I’m Andy from McPherson, KS. Technology staff development/integration specialist. Hi, everyone! #ksed
  26. I’m Anthony from Emporia. I teach 8th grade math and am 1 of 4 in getting this chat started. #ksed
  27. logged in and ready to join the #ksed conversation!
  28. #ksed I am currently implementing a self paced Twitter class per say for teachers new to Twitter coffeechugcrowdsourcing.wikispaces.com/PLN+Class+-+Th…#coffeechugPLN
  29. #KSed from Anthony, KS work as a technology integration specialist and currently deploying iPads in our school district!
  30. Derek Carlson. Currently teach Algebra at Emporia Middle. Starting my first admin job next fall at Lyons High (new to twitter)#KSed
  31. I’m Wendy! Principal at Emporia Middle in Emporia, KS. Excited to get connected with others in our state! #ksed
  32. I’m Amy from Hutchinson, KS. Tech Integration Specialist. #ksed
  33. #ksed I’m the supt. at Northeast Arma we will be deploying chromebooks at our high school next year.
  34. I’m Kay Tibbs from Wichita, KS. Director of Technology and passionate about allowing cell phones/mobile devices in the classroom #ksed
  35. @derekcarlson405 I’m so happy to see you on here tonight and you have your picture up! #newbie #ksed
  36. #Ksed I’m @rose_fry program director at Erie High Personalized Learning Program. I’m passionate about PBL.
  37. Andy from Warrensburg, MO. I work with teachers and tech. #ksed
  38. #ksed I am a gifted teacher from Bettendorf Iowa. I met@GingerLewman this year and always take time to learn from her!
  39. #ksed Tech consultant and former ESSDACK employee. Excited to have this new venue to share knowledge ! #ksed
  40. Dan Krutka from @WichitaState Former HS social studies teacher who now teaches teachers. I’m a relative newby to KS, but loving it!#KSed
  41. Karen from Northern California here. I love any convo that includes @GingerLewman ! #ksed
  42. Hey @GingerLewman! It’s been a long time! Happy to be here, happy to learn #KSed
  43. @MrP_tchr @derekcarlson405 #ksed great picture Derek! Are you drinking coffee? That is all I do!
  44. For those new to chat, we operate under a Q1/A1 format! (question/answer) #ksed
  45. So Please use the Q1/A1 format when responding to questions so we can keep track of responses. You’ll get the hang of it. #ksed
  46. Located in Terre Haute, Indiana but born in Concordia, KS#cloudcounty #ksed
  47. Located in Terre Haute, Indiana but born in Concordia, KS#cloudcounty #ksed
  48. @mrbalcom Thanks! Feel free to jump in and share your thoughts with us. #ksed
  49. @rose_fry #ksed would love to pick your brain as my school is going #pbl this year.
  50. Finally, while KS ed & politics are entwined, let’s be sure to be more constructive than divisive here. Probably not an issue tonite.#ksed
  51. #ksed supt. in Anthony-Harper following along this evening
  52. So, welcome, everyone!!! Thanks for coming and Let’s get started!#ksed
  53. Q1 Is this your first Twitter chat, or are you a veteran of many? Or are you somewhere in between? #ksed
  54. Q1 Is this your first Twitter chat, or are you a veteran of many? Or are you somewhere in between? #ksed
  55. Glenn Wiebe – SS guy at ESSDACK. Sorry, somewhat distracted tonight as I watch Boston explosion coverage via CNN. #ksed
  56. hello josh_swartz_ks we meet again so soon! #ksed #ksed
  57. #ksed @ToddWhitaker Would you consider a visit back to Kansas. Wealth of leadership knowledge to share with us
  58. A1 – definitely not my first twitter chat, but I wouldn’t consider myself a veteran. #ksed
  59. @ksedmod #ksed I’ve participated in a few but find myself drifting in and out.
  60. #ksed A1 This is not my first Twitter chat, but I haven’t been involved in too many. Excited to build this one though!
  61. A1 I’ve been on Twitter for 6 years, and have been on/off participant of live chats for I guess 2yrs? Love 2B a mentor! #ksed
  62. A1 I am somewhere in between. First time using TweetChat, though. #ksed
  63. oops forgot the hashtag #ksed Hi I’m Brenda Hauff from Wichita, KS. I work at a middle school as the technology coach and tech teacher.
  64. #ksed I work both in the K-12 and college words with tech integration and am from McPherson, KS
  65. A1 I am somewhere in between. First time using TweetChat, though. #ksed #ksed
  66. A1 – Not a pro but I have participated in Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska chats. #ksed
  67. @ksedmod A1 I am becoming a twitter chat junkie attending more and more each week. So much to learn. New to Chats this year#ksed
  68. Ashley – High school SS teacher from Lakin #ksed
  69. A1: I’m a pretty active chatter. I’m a co-leader of both #sschat and#OklaEd & participate in those whenever possible. Love dialogue!#KSed
  70. #ksed A1 First timer.. this greatly increases my estimation of the worth of twitter. #ksed
  71. @WSUSocStudies That is cool! My dad grew up in Emporia. #ksed
  72. Stoked to see #ksed starting up! I’m just a couple miles from the KS line. 6th gr Sci/SS in North Kansas City Schools. #nkcsedu
  73. #KSed I’m Tamara Konrade, the Team Lead of Professional Learning at ESSDACK in Hutchinson.
  74. #ksed This isn’t my first chat. Participate in #satchatwc and lurk in on several others as I can.
  75. @coffeechugbooks Gotta be careful not too get too crazy in chats. They take up a lot of time. #ksed #ksed
  76. Love to see the mix of newbie and veterans! #ksed Lots to learn and share!
  77. A1 – followed a few, first time participant #ksed
  78. #ksed Ben, Elem. Principal in Monroe, IA. On standby but interested in what you all have to say!
  79. #ksed Mark Dodge, Elementary Principal, McLouth, KS A1: I’ve done some chats via #edchat - mostly lurk thought. :-)
  80. Q2 For the twitter chat veterans out there, what are some of your favorite live chats? Why? When do they happen? #ksed
  81. Q2 For the twitter chat veterans out there, what are some of your favorite live chats? Why? When do they happen? #ksed
  82. Q2 For the twitter chat veterans out there, what are some of your favorite live chats? Why? When do they happen? #ksed
  83. @tamarak6 so good to see you tonight, Tamara!! Twice in just a few days! #ksed
  84. RT @ksedmod: Love to see the mix of newbie and veterans! #ksedLots to learn and share! #ksed
  85. @MrP_tchr #ksed I know, but it feeds my ADHD mind where I can jump from chats to this and that!
  86. I’m from Concordia… Gifted Facilitator, this is my first twitter chat#KSed
  87. A1 this is my 3rd. I’m trying to find the right app for following conversations. I’m truing Hootsuite tonight! #ksed
  88. #ksed A1: I have participated in #iaedchat quite a few times; also#ArkEdChat
  89. @kkuhlmann72 Hey hey, friend! So glad you’re joining us! Heard you met my friend @tamarak6 last week! #ksed
  90. @swartzt Cool! Twitter chats, for me, are inspiring/uplifting. Live Interaction with awesome educators. #eduawesome #ksed
  91. A1 #ksed I tend to tweet around the time I go to conferences, or have a problem I need help with. This is my first live tweet chat
  92. @jamyreilly I really love Tweetdeck for participating in chats!#KSed
  93. @kkuhlmann72 yeah, you too! Glad you are joining in!! #ksed
  94. @ksedmod A2 #iaedchat @casas_jimmy is a great chat to Check out! A great one last night #ksed
  95. A2 Love #gtchat a strong community for active educators & parents across the globe who truly partner for gt kids. Highly engaged! #ksed
  96. A2 #gtchat happens on Friday evenings. I follow @gtchatmod to find the time because I never remember! #ksed
  97. @kay_tibbs #ksed tweet deck works best for following chats. Create a column for each chat.
  98. @WSUSocStudies do I have to put the hashtag each time in Tweetdeck? #ksed
  99. A2 – I love #sschat which is Mon at 3:30 PT. Don’t get to participate much, tho due to the timing. #ksed
  100. A2 I also love #PBLchat, although I can never remember to get to their livechats on Tuesdays! Durh. #ksed
  101. A2: Love #satchatwc! Good for admin and allows me to reflect early on Saturdays! Also like #edchat and #mschat#ksed
  102. #ksed A2: #IAedchat is every Sunday night at 8:00 CST. Hosted by Iowa greats @casas_jimmy ; @Aaron_Becker32 ; and @mwdegner
  103. @MelissaeKae #ksed be sure to Join the database of twitter teachers looking to connect coffeechugcrowdsourcing.wikispaces.com/PLN+Class+-+Th…
  104. #ksed A2 any good geek chats, or am I the lone geek…? #ksed
  105. A2 I have lurked on #mathchat #satchat (east and west) and have enjoyed meeting the #NJchat people. #ksed
  106. Follow #sschat on Flipboard and some tech stuff. I like being able to read chats after the fact! #ksed
  107. @jamyreilly In tweetdeck, yes. If you use tweet chat it will put the hash tag in for you #ksed
  108. #ksed Just lurking tonight, but makes for a good break from work. :)
  109. RT @KSedmod Q2 For the twitter chat veterans out there, what are some of your favorite live chats? Why? When do they happen?#ksed
  110. #ksed Kelcey Schmitz, from Lawrence, work at KU, TASN provider- KSSC my background is behavior
  111. @wlbmoore Great to see you! I’m looking forward to learning together! #KSed
  112. @coffeechugbooks Good recommendation! I’ll try tweet deck!#ksed
  113. #ksed I also like to join in on #oklaed chat on Sunday nights
  114. @coffeechugbooks You bet it is! They did their first the other night and had a great conversation and learning happening! #ksed
  115. I love #sschat for social studies (Mondays @ 6pm), #OklaEd(Sunday @ 8pm), #ntchat - for new teachers among others! #KSed
  116. #ksed A2: #satchat on Saturdays are really good. Just followed#spedplc last night on CCSS impact on sped, which was awesome!
  117. @albertfong I’m good. Need to be more responsive than just “scheduled” q’s. ;)  #ksed
  118. @glennw98 never thought of adding the # to my flip board #ksed
  119. Can you save a list of chats somehow? Not sure how to remember the good suggestions. #KSed
  120. #ksed A2: Also #satchat happens at two AM times on Saturday morning! Right now that slips the brain!
  121. @DerekCarlson405 All #ksed chats will be archived. :) We’ll share that info at the end.
  122. A2 - #ntchat is another great one for new teachers, Wednesdays at 5:00 PT #ksed
  123. Great chat resource, a bunch of hashtags and link to chats listed by day cybraryman.com/chats.html #ksed
  124. Great chat resource, a bunch of hashtags and link to chats listed by day cybraryman.com/chats.html #ksed
  125. @AndersonB45 #ksed for their first one It was amazing!#arkedchat so much energy and ideas!
  126. @DerekCarlson405 I think I have a Google doc that lists the chats! I’ll search for it and share it out. #ksed
  127. Matt from kc. Sorry a bit late. A2 love #atplc -prof learning community chat, Thursday 8 pm #ksed
  128. @derekcarlson405 I can show you the list tomorrow of all the chats. I have it as a gdoc #ksed
  129. Comprehensive list of live ed chats: cybraryman.com/chats.html by@cybraryman1 Click on day of the week to see details. #ksed
  130. Comprehensive list of live ed chats: cybraryman.com/chats.html by@cybraryman1 Click on day of the week to see details. #ksed
  131. Comprehensive list of live ed chats: cybraryman.com/chats.html by@cybraryman1 Click on day of the week to see details. #ksed
  132. @wlbmoore @derekcarlson405 #ksed google doc of all chats on twitter page coffeechugcrowdsourcing.wikispaces.com
  133. Q3 Some hashtags aren’t live chats. Which are your favorite to go learn from at any time of day? Why are they your fave? #ksed
  134. Q3 Some hashtags aren’t live chats. Which are your favorite to go learn from at any time of day? Why are they your fave? #ksed
  135. Q3 Some hashtags aren’t live chats. Which are your favorite to go learn from at any time of day? Why are they your fave? #ksed
  136. To check out more chats follow @cybraryman1 He tweets out chats each day & has them all listed here: cybraryman.com/chats.html#KSed
  137. RT @ksedmod: Q3 Some hashtags aren’t live chats. Which are your favorite to go learn from at any time of day? Why are they your fave? #ksed
  138. @WSUSocStudies He also tweets out a TON of other useful edu stuff too! #ksed
  139. #edchat is a live chat (2x/wk I think) but it is a lively hashtag any time. #ksed
  140. A3 I enjoy looking at #math to get many ideas about teaching math and websites. #ksed
  141. A3 #edchat is massive, but always has a flowing list of good resources. I also love #autism and #spedchat #ksed
  142. A3 Three more twitter chats that give me amazing learning any time of day: #mathchat #scichat #STEM #ksed
  143. A3 Three more twitter chats that give me amazing learning any time of day: #mathchat #scichat #STEM #ksed
  144. A2 another favorite is #spedplc sunday nights at 8:30. Great conversation w/ sped focus. #ksed
  145. A3 I also like to follow #antibullying and #inspiration just to have a few feel-good moments at my fingertips when I need it. #ksed
  146. RT @ksedmod: Q3 Some hashtags aren’t live chats. Which are your favorite to go learn from at any time of day? Why are they your fave? #ksed
  147. #ksed We are teachers helping teachers with twitter. We tweet tips and answer questions.
  148. A3 There’s always a twitter for everyone, no matter your educational interests! Gotta just find it! #ksed
  149. A3 There’s always a twitter for everyone, no matter your educational interests! Gotta just find it! #ksed
  150. A3 There’s always a twitter for everyone, no matter your educational interests! Gotta just find it! #ksed
  151. A3: I use #edchat & #sschat the most because of their high activity, but I appreciate that most hashtags can be used 24/7. #KSed
  152. @MoTechTrainer yep, twice weekly. Tuesdays at 11 am and 6 pm central #ksed
  153. A3 – my favorite is #googlect for Google Certified Teachers. Always great info! #ksed
  154. A2 Some fave chats! #MOedchat 9pm Thurs; #nebedchat 8pm Wed; #iaedchat 8pm Sun; #satchat 6:30 am Sat; I put the times in my GoogleCal #ksed
  155. #ksed one of my go to hashtags is #cpchat. Great resources for admins.
  156. #ksed one of my go to hashtags is #cpchat. Great resources for admins.
  157. @gingerlewman I’ll have to look at #inspiration for the feel good moments. Never thought about that. #ksed #goodidea
  158. @tbbrwn Thanks, Toby. #ksed is talking about great hashtags.
  159. A2 another great one for early childhood and kindergarten is#kinderchat Every Monday at 8 pm #ksed
  160. A3 Be sure to follow #ntchat & #educoach on Wednesday evenings too for solid discussions and resources. #ksed
  161. @GingerLewman #ksed if you can’t find what you are looking for you can always create your own.
  162. Edudemic created a terrific list last year: edudemic.com/2012/06/2012-t… #ksed
  163. #ksed A3: I know it is a split, but I love #kubball !! I know, non educational!
  164. A3: I use #WSUchat to communicate w/ my @WichitaStatestudents. It adds a 24/7 layer to our convos. Create one for your school/class! #KSed
  165. RT @kay_tibbs: A2 #AppleCrowd for following @Apple fans. Mac, iPad, iPhone, OS X, iTunes, App Store #ksed
  166. @WSUSocStudies #sschat is amazing! Are they still doing the video chats? 6pm — often not home unfort. #ksed
  167. @MoTechTrainer cool! I recommend #gtchat on Fridays for gifted and talented convos & def #ntchat for new teachers! #ksed
  168. #ArtsEd Created for arts education practitioners, administrators, parents and supporters to discuss issues/practice in arts education#ksed
  169. Q4 What are some of the ways that your teaching & learning have changed as a result of Twitter chats? #ksed
  170. Q4 What are some of the ways that your teaching & learning have changed as a result of Twitter chats? #ksed
  171. Q4 What are some of the ways that your teaching & learning have changed as a result of Twitter chats? #ksed
  172. @ksedmod A1 not my first twitter chat but I haven’t been involved in a lot Excited to join from Lincoln, KS #ksed
  173. @mrscarolnelson I generally prefer it to e-mail. And students sometimes answer each others questions. ;)  #KSed
  174. A4: Sometimes these chats are the best PD! Learn so much from so many sources! #ksed
  175. @brkteach Yes! #21stedchat always full of tech/future ideas for ed.#satchat I truly enjoy when I’m up that early. Lively and fun. :) #ksed
  176. A4 Twitter is the best form of on-demand, 24/7 PD. Alwasy can ask a ? and have many people respond immediately, instantly #ksed
  177. A4 When I joined in Spr 07, no one I knew was doing what I was with #edtech & #PBL. I was all alone. Twitter was my edu lifeline.#ksed
  178. A4 The connections that I have made via Twitter has been amazing. I have goto Tweeps for learning more. #ksed
  179. #ksed Here is @cybraryman1‘s page with scheduled twitter chats. shrd.by/JqJhBA
  180. A3 Twitter chats allows for learning anywhere/anytime about the topics that interest me. #ksed
  181. A4 – I am learning to use twitter better, make connections and find great resources #KSed
  182. A4 increased networking with others around the world and resources #ksed
  183. A4 As my PLN grew bigger, the creation of # chats meant I could laser-target my learning needs on Twitter. SUCH a relief! #ksed
  184. #ksed A4: As an admin, ive been able 2 share w/ staff gr8 resources from Ts in practice. Also, ive used Twitter 2 share their good work!
  185. #ksed A4: As an admin, ive been able 2 share w/ staff gr8 resources from Ts in practice. Also, ive used Twitter 2 share their good work!
  186. #ksed A4 – thousands of ideas for the classroom…now just to sort through and apply them!
  187. A4 I haven’t tried it, but I’ve got ideas running through my head already!#ksed
  188. A4 Also, sharing the information that I find on Twitter with colleagues who I know are teaching a particular topic is always fun!#ksed
  189. Q4 #ksed It has shown me what our educators could do with kids using the free tools available to them.
  190. A4 Twitter chats allow me to bring in amazing resources the next day to experiment, innovate, and grow as an educator. As a leader.#ksed
  191. #ksed A4: Twitter is a PLN that makes me better daily. Each and every day I learn something new from someone, inspiring quote, etc.
  192. A4 been introduced to new technology tools/sites b/c of twitter – symballoo, wonderopolis, feedly … #ksed
  193. @ksedmod in the fall, if you can’t make it to KC, be sure to follow#edcampkc to follow the awesome conversations & folks! #ksed
  194. Missed most of it, but checking back through the tweets. #ksed is looking good. Might get into the convo if tweetdeck cooperates.
  195. A4: Have gained great resources on bullying, AVID, creating a collaborative culture, and just making connections with others.#ksed
  196. Finding resources, ideas and strategies via #sschat is a no-brainer for me. Always find stuff and am smarter after I leave. #ksed
  197. #eduwin! RT @IT_guy8706: following the #ksed chat from my college nigh class at Butler County Comm. College. @ksedmod#multitasking
  198. @dmantz7 get, Coach! Good to see you on here. It has been a long time! #KSed
  199. #ksed as we ask our kids to collaborate and connect we have to be model learner a and do the same.
  200. #ksed as we ask our kids to collaborate and connect we have to be model learner a and do the same.
  201. #ksed as we ask our kids to collaborate and connect we have to be model learner a and do the same.
  202. A4 I’ve really enjoyed the info shared by @wlbmoore has found on Twitter each week in our weekly words. #ksed
  203. #ksed hi Kansas friends …have a nice chat
  204. A4 I can see the utility of this for each school that I work with. Kids are all about twitter now! #ksed
  205. Twitter helps me to realize I’m not alone in the challenges I face each day. There are always people willing to share knowledge!#ksed
  206. A4: Twitter is a great networking and a far reaching resource of ed/lead ideas. #ksed
  207. A4: I was encouraged to start blogging by @gcouros &@PatrickMLarkin . One of the best decisions I made was to listen to them. #ksed
  208. @shirky17 Hi Paul! Jump in! You’re welcome too! #ksed
  209. @MrP_tchr @tbbrwn Hi you two!! Happy to see #ksed! Adding it to my Google Cal!
  210. #ksed I tell our teachers that I get more PD on twitter in a week, than they will get in a year, by traditional PD.
  211. #ksed I tell our teachers that I get more PD on twitter in a week, than they will get in a year, by traditional PD.
  212. #ksed A4 cont: I’ve used a Twitter format 2 conduct hands on adult learning over the book, Total Participation Techniques! Ts loved it!
  213. A4 – twitter chats have helped me feel connected to other like-minded teachers, especially when I needed it. #ksed
  214. A4: I love the interaction and collaboration I can get with peers and students through sources I find on Twitter. #ksed
  215. A4: I love the interaction and collaboration I can get with peers and students through sources I find on Twitter. #ksed
  216. RT @gormang#ksed I tell our teachers that I get more PD on twitter in a week, than they will get in a year, by traditional PD.#ksed
  217. And FREE too! RT @gormang #ksed Tell our teachers that I get more PD on twitter in a week, than they will get in a year, by traditional PD.
  218. And FREE too! RT @gormang #ksed Tell our teachers that I get more PD on twitter in a week, than they will get in a year, by traditional PD.
  219. @GingerLewman @dmantz7 was my middle school tech teacher and football coach. #KSed
  220. Twitter great for current events. Following Boston events via CNN and twitter hashtags ie #bostonexplosion #ksed
  221. A4: Twitter has helped me focus more on Ss’ needs & enlarging their voice by providing forum to share/collaborate on equal level to me #KSed
  222. #ksed A4 (maybe) how about students using twitter as part of their research to find sources
  223. RT @GingerLewman ”@DerekCarlson405 @dmantz7 OH MY GOSH! Do you guys know each other?! #ksed” That was my thought!
  224. So true!!! RT @gormang #ksed Tell our teachers that I get more PD on twitter in a week, than they will get in a year, by traditional PD.
  225. @LauraGilchrist4 hiya! Glad to see #ksed, too…always happy to see educators connecting on the twitter!
  226. @jjj25 Glad you’re with us. It’s ok to listen. :)  #ksed
  227. A4: I was encouraged by @GingerLewman and can stay more involved with multiple resources in 140 characters or less :)  #ksed
  228. Q5 Looking ahead: what do you think are the hot topics in Kansas schools today? What topics do you hope we address in future chats? #ksed
  229. A4: I’ve started blogging because of Twitter and the encouragement from colleagues at #satchatwc. Found excellent blogs to read too! #ksed
  230. A4) We use it to send notifications out to students and parents.#ksed
  231. #ksed Heads up, I’m on a follow spree! Love the KS educator networking right now!
  232. #ksed A4: Individualized PD on Twitter. Personal growth is huge!
  233. #ksed Thanks for all the RT’s friends.
  234. Do it! These are some GREAT educators! RT @mdodge81#ksedHeads up, I’m on a follow spree! Love the KS educator networking right now!
  235. It is exciting isn’t it? RT @mdodge81#ksed Heads up, I’m on a follow spree! Love the KS educator networking right now!
  236. A5 What do we do has more and more money is taken from schools? #frustrating #ksed
  237. A5 Many districts are working on 1:1 initiatives as well as how to make CCSS something substantial, worthwhile. #ksed
  238. Q5: Is it content or engagement? #ksed
  239. A5 Would love to create a network of virtual fieldtrips/hosts for traveling across Kansas via Skype, or other tools. #KSed
  240. @mdodge81 Thats why #KSed hashtag will be great! Its amazing how we need Twitter to bring those in the same state together, but it helps!
  241. Good one! RT @we2309: Q5: Is it content or engagement? #ksed
  242. @McTeach I wish we could use google apps. Makes me sad. #ksed
  243. @gormang #curious How will you ‘control’ the apps the students have access to? #ksed
  244. #ksed A5: implementing technology with low dollars
  245. #ksed A5: implementing technology with low dollars
  246. Q5: Hot topics in #ksed are Common Core and mobile devices in the classroom & student created content
  247. A5- possible conversations about #BYOD #PBL and #pln #KSed
  248. A5- possible conversations about #BYOD #PBL and #pln #KSed
  249. A5: re 121s.. many districts have moved to ipads – see ksde tech survey. good idea? #ksed
  250. @GingerLewman great folks tweeting experiences, successes, pitfalls with 1:1 at #1to1techat #ksed
  251. A5: BYOD vs. 1:1; legal ramification both. #ksed
  252. A5) I love the field trip idea!#ksed
  253. #ksed A5: I think the big issues R determining which assessment protocol the state is going with & determining an evaluation tool! Yikes!
  254. A5: Student apathy is huge in the district I am doing my st teaching in, a lot of teachers attribute to Ss, not their boring lessons. #ksed
  255. A5: Common Core Common Core Common Core. :-)  #ksed
  256. Gotta run, congrats on your first chat. I hope to make it back in the future. #ksed
  257. RT @gormang@GingerLewman Teachers are excited about 1:1 but real work now begins, lots of PD ahead of us-need to change instruction. #KSed
  258. @GingerLewman #ksed I am so fascinated by this whole virtual field trip idea.
  259. A5: I tweeted this caption from the @wichitaeagle earlier, but I think this says a lot. #KSed pic.twitter.com/HcFMPZyLf2
  260. A5: I tweeted this caption from the @wichitaeagle earlier, but I think this says a lot. #KSed pic.twitter.com/HcFMPZyLf2
  261. Ok, so HootSuite is deciding to do an update right now. Can’t follow very easily now. Grrrr #ksed #ksed
  262. #ksed A5- working on transitioning to Common Core, technology integration
  263. @wmchamberlain They will have access to the Chrome store we won’t be able to totally control but with remote desktop can check them. #ksed
  264. @MrP_tchr Quick, switch to Tweetchat.com or Twitterfall.com!#ksed
  265. A5: I have been involved one way or another with 1:1 for the last 12 years. It is always an evolving initiative. #ksed #ksed
  266. A5: how to effectively use open source material in the classroom?#ksed
  267. A5: how to effectively use open source material in the classroom?#ksed
  268. MT @WSUSocStudies: I tweeted this caption from the @wichitaeagle earlier, but I think this says a lot. #KSed pic.twitter.com/NIm3BJfuxi #ksed
  269. @BrendaHauff is it blocked in your school? @catlett1 may have some resources to help you tackle the issue #ksed
  270. @gormang I don’t think they should be controlled :) I was wondering if you had a software solution to that. #ksed
  271. @kevinhoneycutt You need to check out #ksed, happening right now!
  272. A5) As a first-timer, this really helps tonight.#ksed
  273. @gormang My superintendent asked me about chromebooks and that is something I don’t know in regards to them :)  #ksed
  274. @swartzt #ksed I would love to connect with teachers implanting#pbl to share ideas and projects.
  275. @dmantz7 I’ve been supporting 121 for that long. the landscape keeps changing! #ksed
  276. A5 pt2: Twitter and other online resources offer educators another very cool, very powerful tool to impact our Ss through our lessons.#ksed
  277. “@mdodge81: #ksed A5: I think the…” Agreed – ideas for defining achievement?
  278. @gormang Are you using Chromebooks along with Chromestore access? #ksed #ksed
  279. @wmchamberlain we used apple configurator to set policy on iPads #ksed
  280. @wmchamberlain I ‘spose we’ll let a Missourian in! @gormang(psst don’t tell anyone I used to live in MO) #ksed
  281. @dmantz7 #ksed yes we will give them access to Chrome store.
  282. A5: moving beyond the culture of the test #ksed
  283. A5: moving beyond the culture of the test #ksed
  284. @GingerLewman @gormang #ksed PD is huge to help t’s be successful in the classroom
  285. @kay_tibbs Schls need to quit blocking/banning powerful tech tools/social media/etc & start teaching responsible use/content creation! #KSed
  286. A5: Personalizing learning (for students and staff) in a system where standardization has been the norm. #ksed
  287. A5: Personalizing learning (for students and staff) in a system where standardization has been the norm. #ksed
  288. @tbbrwn ipads I hope are not an option, not my idea of a great hardware tool. IMO anyway #ksed
  289. RT @swartzt@GingerLewman @gormang #ksed PD is huge to help ts be successful in the classroom #ksed
  290. RT @WSUSocStudies: and how do you get those who are in charge to make the change? #ksed
  291. RT @WSUSocStudies: and how do you get those who are in charge to make the change? #ksed
  292. A5: implementing CCSS through student centered classrooms: PBL and flipped classes. #ksed
  293. A5: implementing CCSS through student centered classrooms: PBL and flipped classes. #ksed
  294. @tamarak6 That is a tough cookie to sell. Many people are stuck in everything must be the same. #ksed #ksed
  295. @coffeechugbooks google earth (not to mention moon and mars!) are great! You can set locations w/o putting stu data online, too#KSed
  296. #ksed do you guys have teachmeets?.. tmsydney.wikispaces.com
  297. RT @tamarak6: A5: Personalizing learning (for students and staff) in a system where standardization has been the norm. #ksed
  298. What is the #ksed topic tonight? ( or do you want me to ramble as usual?)
  299. @tbbrwn Did you see the distancetomars.com site? It’s a great way to see the travel time to Mars. #ksed
  300. @jamyreilly Best way to get schools/districts to change tech/internet/BYOD policies is to show what these tools can do!#KSed
  301. SO SO SO important! RT @tamarak6: A5 Personalizing learning (for Ss &staff) in a system where standardization has been the norm. #ksed
  302. #ksed Q5 I would like to talk about how we know if technology integration is helping. When this was asked of Admin, they said test scores
  303. @wmchamberlain This is our first #ksed chat, so we are just rambling and getting to know our thoughts. #ksed
  304. @WSUSocStudies @jamyreilly Absolutely! Participate and get others to each week! #ksed
  305. I know some tech coords are scared of iPads because they cant control them! #ksed
  306. @GingerLewman What a great resource that would be for Ts, Ss. Created and grown via Twitter; Gdocs, etc. LIKE. #ksed
  307. #ksed I keep forgetting to put the hashtag on all my tweets, things move to fast for an old man I guess.
  308. @kay_tibbs Yes! And let teachers get more involved running/deciding PD! #KSed
  309. Changes in teaching focus that will need to happen for PBL and student-centered learning #ksed
  310. Changes in teaching focus that will need to happen for PBL and student-centered learning #ksed
  311. @gormang If you use Tweetchat, it does it for you automatically. :) #ksed
  312. @gormang That’s why I like using tweetchat.com – it adds the hashtag for you. #ksed
  313. #ksed A5: We must teach that Change needs to be a way of life… All else falls into place
  314. #ksed A5: We must teach that Change needs to be a way of life… All else falls into place
  315. @ksedmod #ksed yes but am a tweetdeck fan, may have to switch for the chats.
  316. RT @tamarak6 @wlbmoore @ksedmod Still researching value of flipped classroom or flipped “pd”. What have you found to be successful? #ksed
  317. @WSUSocStudies I completely agree about teacher input for their own PD. However, they need to see importance of PD too. #ksed#ksed
  318. YES! RT @josh_swartz_ks#ksed A5: We must teach that Change needs to be a way of life… All else falls into place #ksed
  319. Will check it out in 25min! RT @dmcordell @GingerLewman Have you seen this? kansas.com/2013/02/17/268… and facebook.com/WhereOnEarthIs… #Kansas #ksed
  320. #ksed Never hesitate to push that tech is a tool to compliment REALLY good teaching. @casas_jimmy will agree that gr8 teaching is the key
  321. #ksed Never hesitate to push that tech is a tool to compliment REALLY good teaching. @casas_jimmy will agree that gr8 teaching is the key
  322. #ksed Never hesitate to push that tech is a tool to compliment REALLY good teaching. @casas_jimmy will agree that gr8 teaching is the key
  323. #ksed I love tweet deck but should test others to be fair.
  324. @gormang I am a Tweetdeck fan too. Although I have started using tweetchat for a new tool. #ksed #ksed
  325. speaking of STEM, funding cut for StarBase :(  #ksed
  326. speaking of STEM, funding cut for StarBase :(  #ksed
  327. #ksed It’s a tool that compliments really good learning
  328. @AndyEdTech That is a major bummer to see StarBase funding being cut. #ksed
  329. A5 our district is exploring a121with different devices at different grade levels to meet needs/provide more exposure. Thoughts?#KSed
  330. “@rose_fry: #ksed It’s a tool that compliments really good learning” <— what she said too!
  331. Q6 If this is your first Twitchat, what Qs do you have abt anything here? If you’re a veteran, what should newbies be asking? #ksed
  332. Any #ksed chat peeps r welcome to jump into #ozengchat#histedchat #ozscichat and other conversations :) some hosted in Aus
  333. Agreed @dmantz7@AndyEdTech That is a major bummer to see StarBase funding being cut. #ksed
  334. We must keep in mind though that we are in the people business, nothing replaces good classroom instruction #ksed
  335. We must keep in mind though that we are in the people business, nothing replaces good classroom instruction #ksed
  336. We must keep in mind though that we are in the people business, nothing replaces good classroom instruction #ksed
  337. We must keep in mind though that we are in the people business, nothing replaces good classroom instruction #ksed
  338. @dmantz7 yeah, especially with all the focus on STEM. Then they cut what fuels an early love of STEM topics. #ksed
  339. @ksedmod #ksed where do we go for the archives of this chat?
  340. (said meekly) I’m not a fan of flipping concept. #ksed
  341. A6: Pretty straight forward. Especially with TweetDeck/Chat. Use the tools to make things easy. #ksed
  342. If a teacher can be replaced by a computer, they probably should be. #ksed
  343. @gormang Agreed. Great teaching can take place w/out modern tech. We should remember that to make sure tech enhances what we’re doing. #KSed
  344. @AndersonB45 There is no better way to increase student achievement than to put an excellent teacher in every classroom.#ksed
  345. @AndersonB45 There is no better way to increase student achievement than to put an excellent teacher in every classroom.#ksed
  346. Excellent question: Q4 What are some of the ways that your teaching & learning have changed as a result of Twitter chats?#ksed
  347. #ksed A6: Newbies need to not be afraid to join in ANY #edchatopps avail. We are all in it for improvement. All walked in YOUR shoes once!
  348. @wlbmoore @mcrelljo Great! Would love to see a successful, local example. What subject? #ksed
  349. @gormang teachers who don’t use computers/Internet will be replaced by those who do. #ksed
  350. @girlfromkansas Topic for a broader discussion later, when I’m not moderating? #ksed
  351. A6: It can help to gather resources on the chat topic beforehand so you don’t have to waste time finding resources you can share.#KSed
  352. Connected. #moedchat Thurs 9pm & neighbors. #nebedchat Wed 8p, #iaedchat Sun 8p, #ksed Mon 7:30p, #arkedchat Thurs 8p, and#iledchat Mon 9p
  353. Also remember, kids will never remember everything you teach them, but will always remember how you treated them. #ksed
  354. Also remember, kids will never remember everything you teach them, but will always remember how you treated them. #ksed
  355. @mdodge81 I think there are better options. Flipping is usu done with traditional tchng. I want to end that. #ksed
  356. Great teachers are the key. Trends seem to suggest no one thinks there are any left. “follow the scripted lessons, now” #ksed
  357. @GingerLewman Flipping shouldnt be looked at as either/or. Flip when it works for your students/class. Ts have always been flipping. #KSed
  358. @GingerLewman @mdodge81 that being said, I am anti homework so I would do it in the classroom #ksed
  359. Time for teachers to take their profession back, methinks. ;)  #ksed
  360. #ksed Q7- @edutopia love all the articles and classroom ideas. Tech, PBL, PLN…they’ve got it all.
  361. @jamyreilly not kidding, it was on the loneliest road tinyurl.com/ogap2m #ksed
  362. A7 I recommend @dmantz7 because he shares amazing resources and links. And not too many to check out! #ksed
  363. A7 I recommend @dmantz7 because he shares amazing resources and links. And not too many to check out! #ksed
  364. A7 Also recommend following @msoskil, educator in PA for Admin types, elem teachers, and those interested in #PBL#ksed
  365. Agreed! RT @GingerLewman: A7 I recommend @dmantz7 because he shares amazing resources and links. And not too many to check out! #ksed
  366. @wmchamberlain Who are two people you think our newbies should follow? Two must-follow (besides you). #ksed
  367. I agree @dmantz7 is a great resource on the interwebz. He also teaches pre-service teachers, the most important job in education#ksed
  368. @GingerLewman tough call, I have so many great friends/contacts here. #ksed
  369. Heading out. This has been a great learning experience, given the fact I’m fairly new to Twitter! Thanks for the chat! #ksed
  370. @philgriffins nobody there to wave, although I have heard that the waviest people live in Utah (didn’t see that myself though) #ksed
  371. @coffeechugbooks @gcouros @edu_thompson Thanks for the mention Aaron. Only one problem…you left YOUR name off the list! #ksed
  372. It’s hard to explain tragedies to kids, but timeless words from Mister Rogers can help: huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/17/mis…#ksed
  373. It’s hard to explain tragedies to kids, but timeless words from Mister Rogers can help: huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/17/mis…#ksed
  374. Also, Sesame Street can help us: upworthy.com/when-you-are-d…#ksed
  375. #ksed A7: @principaljoey@twhitford, and @burgessdave are all awsome educators and administrators! Gr8 ideas, reflections, and resources!
  376. #ksed A7: @principaljoey@twhitford, and @burgessdave are all awsome educators and administrators! Gr8 ideas, reflections, and resources!
  377. Finally, here’s a pdf to share with parents of young kids: sesameworkshop.org/assets/1192/sr… #ksed
  378. And from Parenting Magazine: parents.com/blogs/red-hot-…#ksed
  379. To our friends in #Boston and to all those affected beyond, you are all in our thoughts and prayers here in Kansas. #ksed
  380. To our friends in #Boston and to all those affected beyond, you are all in our thoughts and prayers here in Kansas. #ksed
  381. Our transcripts  for this discussion will be posted later tonight via Storify. and linked out via #ksed and @ksedmod
  382. RT @ksedmod: To our friends in #Boston and to all those affected beyond, you are all in our thoughts and prayers here in Kansas.#ksed
  383. Links and a brief summary of this chat will be posted to our blog at  ksedchat.blogspot.com later this week. (follow us) #ksed
  384. Links and a brief summary of this chat will be posted to our blog at  ksedchat.blogspot.com later this week. (follow us) #ksed
  385. RT @ksedmod: To our friends in #Boston and to all those affected beyond, you are all in our thoughts and prayers here in Kansas.#ksed
  386. You can ‘follow’ us at twitter.com/ksedmod to stay up to date on all the #ksed info.
  387. A7 @betamiller and @ijukes are great to follow! gr8 resources and inspiring! #ksed
  388. Is it just me, or did everyone here pick up another 20+ people to follow?! #ksed
  389. Thank you to @WSUSocStudies @MrP_tchr @gormang and@GingerLewman for their support/commitment to starting the conversation! #ksed
  390. Whoa! It’s already been an hour?! That went by fast! Thanks for allowing this outsider to join in! #ksed
  391. at least 20! RT @AndyEdTech: Is it just me, or did everyone here pick up another 20+ people to follow?! #ksed
  392. Mark your calendars for 4/22 when the #ksed topic will be “Where are you in CCSS?” hosted by @MrP_tchr via @KSedmod #edchat
  393. Mark your calendars for 4/22 when the #ksed topic will be “Where are you in CCSS?” hosted by @MrP_tchr via @KSedmod #edchat
  394. Mark your calendars for 4/22 when the #ksed topic will be “Where are you in CCSS?” hosted by @MrP_tchr via @KSedmod #edchat
  395. Im going to start a geekchat with my nerds group.. this was awesome #ksed
  396. Im going to start a geekchat with my nerds group.. this was awesome #ksed
  397. What a great chat! That’s a wrap! Thank you ALL for being here. Hope you find our connections useful! #ksed
  398. #ksed Thanks to everyone! It was gr8 tweeting and learning w/ you. Made some awesome connections tonight!
  399. I’m pretty sure I did tonight. RT: @AndyEdTech Is it just me, or did everyone here pick up another 20+ people to follow?! #ksed
  400. Be sure to follow people that you have connected with tonight. What a great group of #ksed folks!!
  401. RT @ksedmod: Mark your calendars for 4/22 when #ksed topic will be “Where are you in CCSS?” hosted by @MrP_tchr@KSedmod #edchat #moedchat
  402. Great chat & leadership by @GingerLewman tonight! Join@MrP_tchr as he moderates next week! Same bat time, same bat channel! #KSed
  403. Thanks, everyone! We will all be back with more friends next week, right? #ksed
  404. And we’re growing! RT @wlbmoore: Be sure to follow people that you have connected with tonight. What a great group of #ksedfolks!
  405. My two absolute must follows for #ksed are @edrethink and@intrepidteacher Both will make you think long and hard (what this is all about)
  406. My two absolute must follows for #ksed are @edrethink and@intrepidteacher Both will make you think long and hard (what this is all about)
  407. It was a great chat tonight! The first #ksed chat went great. Thank you @GingerLewman for leading the chat via @ksedmod
  408. #ksed Y’all realize that as soon as MNF comes back, you will lose me ;)
  409. That was excellent tonight. Thank you everyone for helping out us newbies! #KSed
  410. #multitask, man! #atleastitaintbaseball RT @wmchamberlain:#ksed Y’all realize that as soon as MNF comes back, you will lose me ;)
  411. Hit up @ksedmod @MrP_tchr @gormang @GingerLewman if you’re interested in moderating #KSed chat in the future.
  412. Hit up @ksedmod @MrP_tchr @gormang @GingerLewman if you’re interested in moderating #KSed chat in the future.
  413. Hit up @ksedmod @MrP_tchr @gormang @GingerLewman if you’re interested in moderating #KSed chat in the future.
  414. Hit up @ksedmod @MrP_tchr @gormang @GingerLewman if you’re interested in moderating #KSed chat in the future.
  415. @derekcarlson405 I’m so glad you joined in tonight! Feel free to ask any of the EMS Tweeps for help as needed on here. #ksed
  416. @DerekCarlson405 I’m warning you now. This gets addictive!!! However, it is soooooo worth it! #ksed
  417. RT @shyj: What gems -math Haikus: mrhonner.com/2011/10/20/mat… and twitter.com/search?q=%23Wo… #mathchat #iaedchat #ksed #moedchat #nkcsedu#nebedchat

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