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Not using it.   Facebook fan.

On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 3:05 PM, Bryan Thompson <
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> I use Twitter and Facebook in my personal life to keep up with people, but
> to me, that's all it is really good for - personal use.
> Bryan Thompson
> Technology Coordinator
> Winooski School District
> Winooski, VT 05404
> 802-655-2555
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> On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 13:00, Jean Campbell <[log in to unmask]
> > wrote:
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>>  Steve,
>> I don't get Twitter either.....if someone could explain it to me or show
>> me a good application I'd like to see it.  Jean
>>
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>> >>> Stephen Barner <[log in to unmask]> 1/12/2009 12:28 PM >>>
>>   I haven't figured out the attraction to Twitter, but it's blocked here
>> at SBSD.  One interesting tidbit from the Wikipedia entry on Twitter:
>>
>> Twitter collects personally identifiable information<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personally_identifiable_information>about its users and shares it with third parties. Twitter considers that
>> information an asset, and reserves the right to sell it if the company
>> changes hands.
>>
>> Steve Barner
>> South Burlington High School
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>> *From:* School Information Technology Discussion [mailto:
>> [log in to unmask]] *On Behalf Of *Luis Bango
>> *Sent:* Monday, January 12, 2009 11:35 AM
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>> *Subject:* Twitter in schools
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>>  Hi list,
>>
>> I'm wondering if other schools are blocking Twitter or using Twitter
>> somehow either for communication, public relations, or for instruction.
>> If you block it, why?   Does Twitter pose the same kind of threat and
>> distraction to students as MySpace and Facebook?
>>
>> If you are using it or know a teacher/school that is, could you send along
>> their urls?
>>
>> thanks for you input,
>> Luis
>>
>>  Luis Bango
>> WUHSMS
>> (802)457-1317 x198
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