"Beyond Bragging Rights and Bumper Stickers: The College Process, Adolescent Development and Family Dynamics" (with two colleagues)
NACAC's 63rd Annual Conference (Featured Presentation) - Austin, TX
"Wonderful Wiki's - what are they, and why you as a teacher might want to use them"
Tech Talk at Rutgers Preparatory School, archived here.
"Twitter Newbies FAQ"
Online resource available to the general public at http://butwait.pbwiki.com/Twitter-Newbies-FAQ
Component of an online course on haiku writing, available here.
"College Lists 2.0: How searchable databases, wikis, blogs, and other web-based tools can help us help students" (co-moderator with Scott White)
NACAC's 65th Annual Conference - Baltimore, MD (Our slidedeck is here.)
"The Academy & the You-niverse: college search and fit in the internet age"
EduCon2.2 - Philadelphia, PA
TEDxNYED - NYC
(participant & reflections archivist)
"Counseling Tips & Tricks 2.0"
PACAC Mainline Workshops - Villanova, PA
"Whose List Is It, Anyway?"
NJACAC - Long Branch, NJ
Rutgers Preparatory School Senior Class Retreat - New Brunswick, NJ
Parents and the College Search (combined chat on Twitter)
Transcript & takeaway tweets here: http://www.smartcollegevisit.com/2010/12/takeaway-tweets-transcript-from-campuschat-ptchat.html
EduCon2.3 - Philadelphia, PA
Digital Archivist - http://butwait.wikispaces.com/EduCon2.3+Reflections
Rutgers Preparatory School - Somerset, NJ
Social Media and Learning (led conversations with two different groups)
TeachMeetNJ - Piscataway, NJ
Using Social Media to Grow Professionally (one of 3 lead learners) - http://bit.ly/tmnj11socmedpd
Invited to serve on Unigo's panel of Admissions experts: http://www.unigo.com/admissionsexperts
“From Mimeograph to Twitter: New Media for Non-Violent Social Action”
edu140 - New York City, NY
Changing our ringtones: moving beyond our "default" settings as learners (session facilitator)
(11 min. video is here: http://bit.ly/140edu11video)
NACAC - New Orleans, LA
Attended the Annual Conference of the National Association for College Admission Counseling
Edscape - New Milford, NJ
Attended the Edscape conference - "the innovative learning conference designed to transform your teaching and learning practice"
"Advanced Email and Social Integration"
"Personal Branding Online and Leveraging Online Networks"