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A blogger inspired and birthed from the Joomla! community

LET THE VIDEO show, I took the blow

and did it MY WAY!
Yes, I can choose whom I work with!
And YES, I can choose WHERE I WORK!
I ALWAYS HAVE A CHOICE, DAM- DAM!
I AM IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA!
I am a MAN. I AM A FREE MAN
I stand tall because I did it MY WAY!
NOT YOUR WAY!

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Filed under: Music, YouTube

God Bless America! My home sweet home

Filed under: Thoughts, US Citizenship, YouTube

Education for Human Greatness

educator-roundtable

educatorroundtable.org website

Here is the forwarded email from one of my colleagues which I thought an example of Social Networking at work – The true spirit of sharing through Social Networking. Thank you very much for your great work! This is a copyrighted material so it is ethical to ask for permission. Gladly Dr. Philip responded us with a BIG YES! Thank you!

Permission to publish approved by:
Dr. Philip Kovacs
Chair, Educator Roundtable
Assistant Professor of Education University of Alabama in Huntsville

Dr. Philip Kovacs

Dr. Philip Kovacs

From: Dr. Philip Kovacs

To EFG: 200 members

In December we started Education for Human Greatness as a means of changing the discourse over education in this country. We began with 10 people, and our group now exceeds 200. Members range from Emeritus Professors, to Noble Peace Prize Nominees, to classroom teachers working to make a difference despite overwhelming odds.

I want to share a few stories with you, followed by a number of websites that we hope you will visit and take 5 minutes to fill out petitions in support of various causes.

Recently a teacher in Alabama wrote Lynn Stoddard (the founder of this movement) to share what her class had done:

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Filed under: Education, Joomla!, WordPress, YouTube, ,

One thing led to another, the result was Social Media and this blog

It started when I found the incoming link at the WordPress Dashboard without the message that says,

Incoming links:

This dashboard widget queries Google Blog Search so that when another blog links to your site it will show up here. It has found no incoming links… yet. It’s okay — there is no rush.

Out of curiosity, I clicked the incoming link and diligently followed the “standard” procedure on evaluating web site/blog content.

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Filed under: Education, Hobbies, Social Networking, Technology, WordPress, YouTube, ,

To Embed YouTube Video in WordPress Part 2

I should not be writing this entry without noticing on how popular this topic here at nyjoomla.wordpress.com. Today I re-read the entry, To Embed YouTube Video in WordPress Part 1. Obviously, the entry was just my reaction on the ongoing trend. One of these is embedding video on websites. Fortunately, WordPress has its own way of making a youtube video appears in a webpage. The technique is so easy. All you have to do is type the following embed_youtube.jpgor you can copy:

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