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Archive for March 7th, 2010

One person’s #TEDxNYED – Participation

Posted by lpearle on 7 March 2010

I don’t claim to be an expert on ed tech, libraries, conferences or any of that – nor am I necessarily taking notes for anyone but me (and trust me, you couldn’t read my notes if you tried!).  Having disclaimed all that, the following is my take on yesterday’s TEDxNYED conference.  My advice to all readers is to go to the videos and experience your own TEDxNYED.However, if you want to read this attendee’s thoughts and deciphered scribbles, read on (reportage and commentary are intermingled)…

Juliette LaMontagne was our host, reminding us to observe Amy Bruckman‘s Rules of Twitter: don’t brag and don’t whine. I’m going to apply that to this post (except there’s little to brag about) and not whine.  Practically, that means if I didn’t like a speaker, don’t expect to hear a lot (or anything) about their talk.  Ready?  Let’s go…

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