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Ben Forta @benforta Changes daily

Adobe Sr. Dir. of Education Initiatives, Educator, Techie, Maker & Tinkerer, Lecturer, Overgrown Child, Award-Winning Bestselling Author, & @mforta's husband.

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🤔 Looking for an @AdobeSpark Page idea? 🤔 🖼 Art Portfolios! 🖼 Have you students curate their projects & create a s… https://t.co/9j8TRAUqws
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2/22
2020
I truly wish that an organization like @DonorsChoose wouldn't be needed, teachers should never have to plead for th… https://t.co/DKf6FJk4dp
2/21
2020
Have you signed up for our new Adobe Creative Educator waitlist yet? Learn more, share, and sign up:… https://t.co/QV1CcVrbOx
Retweeted by Ben Forta @LohitsaScience @AdobeSpark And if you need more help or have specific questions, just ask. There are lots of educa… https://t.co/nQI1trLTJy @LohitsaScience @AdobeSpark Of course! I'd start with the Adobe Education Exchange, our educator platform and commu… https://t.co/9E1MC9AqKw
2/20
2020
💬New on the blog today! 💬 🧪🧬🦠 Video is a powerful medium. Students can talk about their learning, capture moments,… https://t.co/qW4fbb3WGk
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2/19
2020
An exclusive opportunity for LGfL schools to join Adobe's Creative Jam on Feb 27. The theme is storytelling & inclu… https://t.co/gCLW0R2ZT6
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2/17
2020
LGfL teachers - free CPD for using tech in the classroom on Feb 27! The theme is storytelling & includes Adobe soft… https://t.co/49wwwPHLLb
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2/16
2020
Woohoo! @adobemax is heading to Europe, and registration is now open. Who is going to join us in Lisbon June 15-16,… https://t.co/quGNP0CbOPWant to see @TierraWhack wear your students' designs on tour? Check this out --> the #WhatWhackWears @adobe Design… https://t.co/Ri1GCmi3mV
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2/13
2020
LGfL teachers - free CPD for using tech in the classroom on Feb 27! The theme is storytelling & includes Adobe soft… https://t.co/4nleE2xBW4
Retweeted by Ben FortaI'm a huge fan of @AdobeSpark and its offering for education, so it's great to see the FREE PD they're offering via… https://t.co/XDlUPLx44M
Retweeted by Ben FortaHow do your students show off their digital citizenship skills? They can share #DigitalCitizenship Strategies with… https://t.co/mh9KdBaErq
Retweeted by Ben FortaAn exclusive opportunity for LGfL schools to join Adobe's Creative Jam on Feb 27. The theme is storytelling & inclu… https://t.co/qbvTpxkdmA
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2/12
2020
@DaraKappel @TheTechRabbi @TanyaAvrith @AdobeSpark @GoogleForEdu Getting @AdobeSpark for EDU set up safely (so as t… https://t.co/e2tYJAooGQ
2/11
2020
@TheTechRabbi @DaraKappel @TanyaAvrith Thanks @TheTechRabbi. @DaraKappel, many thousands of schools districts use F… https://t.co/8NdY2QI1rm
2/10
2020
@LAnseCreuseHSN @ClassTechTips Nice, and I spy a great little book on the table! 😉Ayyy @Adobe! "From 2/6 - 2/11, Adobe will donate $5.00 for each mention of #CreativityForAll to @TeachForAmerica.… https://t.co/wHdz6QL2gN
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2/6
2020
👍Got @AdobeSpark ? Now What....❓ 🚨Check out this detailed customizable #hyperdoc with video tutorials that you can… https://t.co/JK44ENNLLa
Retweeted by Ben FortaDid you hear? 💙💙💜💙 Early access for the new @AdobeForEdu Community Program IS OPEN NOW! Check it out ✔️, share 🎉… https://t.co/dVBAt1NZev
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2/5
2020
Happiness is looking around your high school classroom and seeing a student intensely soldering an @adafruit Feathe… https://t.co/QyqCy7hTJY @MrMerrillsClass @Flipgrid @AdobeSpark @AdobeForEdu @TanyaAvrith Love this! @AdobeSpark and @Flipgrid and a truly i… https://t.co/VvL4p7sgoI
1/31
2020
This video is inspiring! Students in UT have unprecedented access to critical creativity tools courtesy of… https://t.co/ZLZxCrOPMv
1/29
2020
For the 2nd year I participated in Renaissance High School's Career Day talking to students about opportunities in… https://t.co/RZKMKXvAcZ
1/28
2020
So proud of the team who made this commercial possible. HUGE shoutout to the talented students - & the Adobe Educat… https://t.co/VnyrScsNri
Retweeted by Ben Forta @ProphertRasLink @AdobeForEdu @AdobeSpark We agree, that would be nice. And the good news is that schools in Botswa… https://t.co/nkEFngOYlFAdobe Spark comes to life on touchscreen Chromebooks! Check out our video here on how Spark with Chromebooks helps… https://t.co/ifJIHZfedJ
Retweeted by Ben Forta#BETT2020: @AdobeSpark is available to all schools free-of-charge and can be used by students to create infographic… https://t.co/FwATyxxiTu
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1/26
2020
Are you a creative educator? Join our new program made for educators inspiring the next generation of creators. Cli… https://t.co/YbYmxPWmD0
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1/25
2020
Spark creativity ✨ with @AdobeSpark & empower students to communicate ideas through videos, writing assignments, pr… https://t.co/hPAkGKYAZy
Retweeted by Ben Forta @TSCconnect @AdobeForEdu @AdobeSpark @iste That's awesome, @TSCconnect, thanks for sharing the @AdobeSpark love! Ca… https://t.co/OFvq0K4AseParty time at #BETT2020. Educators hanging out with the @AdobeForEdu team. And we have @AdobeSpark goodies!… https://t.co/dA6q7MPrryOh @sonos @Patrick_Spence, I understand that older hardware can't be updated for ever, that's reasonable and expec… https://t.co/KnVxWND91dAt #Bett2020 ? 🤓 Come and Join @AdobeForEdu and @AdobeSpark community for our AMAZING Creativity Social tonight at… https://t.co/8rXYQovfCl
Retweeted by Ben FortaIt's #BETT2020 Day 2, and the hands-on training area at the @AdobeForEdu booth is ready for educators to learn abou… https://t.co/rZKLsKp1Jm
1/23
2020
Come check out the @AdobeForEdu booth @Bett_show to snag one of these #eduawesome photos! @TanyaAvrith @benfortahttps://t.co/S1JnqLtXXv
Retweeted by Ben FortaBack at the #BETT2020 @AdobeForEdu booth, @TanyaAvrith is leading a packed and engaged session on using @AdobeSparkhttps://t.co/1DCHU3rfYxOver at the @GoogleForEdu booth at #BETT2020, our own @TanyaAvrith demoing @AdobeSpark on #Chromebook. #CreateEDU https://t.co/5ogaSVFLbk.@dom_traynor introducing teachers to portfolios using @AdobeSpark at the @AdobeForEdu booth at #BETT2030.… https://t.co/HuSFfOiyA1Tag your tweets #CreateEDU and they'll print at our @AdobeForEdu booth at #BETT2020. And as I was posting this, ou… https://t.co/FtA2yvnx46Come by the @AdobeForEdu #BETT2020 stand to talk about @AdobeSpark in the classroom. #CreateEDU https://t.co/BYyKEfefMyTeachers! Do you get your students between 11-17 to make 🎥 videos 📽 in the classroom? If so, please answer this sho… https://t.co/CaZc0qSbTb
Retweeted by Ben FortaMy home for the next few days, @AdobeForEdu at #Bett2020. Come by to see us at Stand SG30 to talk @AdobeSpark and… https://t.co/vTf2uUKxhx
1/22
2020
If you're going to BETT, you can book a space at my session! Sparking Ideas - Learn the secret to creating engaging… https://t.co/bJPIeLMxWG
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1/21
2020
Looks like #BETT2020 is marketing the event by using celebrities in their marketing promos, smart move! ;-) HT… https://t.co/Z0VeKuNvoM @ICTEvangelist And so it is. I hope my agent negotiated favorable rates for the use of my likeness. ;-) @deunters @AdobeForEdu @TanyaAvrith @HollyClarkEdu @AdobeSpark DM me with college details and contact info and we'l… https://t.co/4QIlNXOulC @deunters @AdobeForEdu @TanyaAvrith @HollyClarkEdu So, if you are a school or school district we'll get you set up… https://t.co/vPfNjJnUZr @deunters @AdobeForEdu @TanyaAvrith @HollyClarkEdu Adobe Spark for Education is the same @AdobeSpark used and loved… https://t.co/yUlbYr5UStIf you are NEW or a Seasoned @AdobeSpark user You DO NOT WANT TO MISS this session. 🥰#sparkcreativity Session at 1… https://t.co/zjme7Hp17H
Retweeted by Ben Forta @MsClaraGalan @AdobeForEdu @AdobeSpark @TanyaAvrith Nice shirts!
1/17
2020
Come check out @ClassTechTips at the Meet the Authors stand @fetc ! #fetc20 #fetc #createedu @AdobeSpark @benforta https://t.co/09iJVP6FCh
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1/16
2020
☀️OK -The @AdobeSpark team is dying to give away some COOL 😎 Swag! If you are #fetc you are eligible! Challenge:… https://t.co/Ofv98SKUr8
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1/15
2020
☀️OK -The @AdobeSpark team is dying to give away some COOL 😎 Swag! If you are #fetc you are eligible! Challenge:… https://t.co/AAjqBY638c
Retweeted by Ben FortaCreate and share your #edtech expertise in our new @iste Educator Challenge. #CreateEDU https://t.co/KYPQclYdIs
1/14
2020
@ICTEvangelist @AdobeSpark @MsClaraGalan @dom_traynor https://t.co/ZPL8lpptrfHi #PLN! Are you going to #Bett2020 ? Join us @FoxExCeL for drinks + apps with @AdobeForEdu community on Thursday,… https://t.co/Iip4Aj6TdR
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1/10
2020
How do you develop a whole school culture of reading when your pupils can go home and turn on entertainment at the… https://t.co/eMEhhIaDU4
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1/7
2020
Nicely done! If you're just getting started with @AdobeSpark Post, check out this intro video by the very talented… https://t.co/iCzShS5Ok5
1/5
2020
I'm running a fun session at BETT called Sparking Ideas - Learning journals and eportfolios for students and teache… https://t.co/UUDhhukMmI
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1/2
2020
Well, here's a nice start to a new year!😃 The 4th edition of my "Sams Teach Yourself #SQL in 10 Minutes" remains an… https://t.co/vtCoi22zoD
1/1
2019
Did you catch this NEW post? ✅ https://t.co/1nDeAId6fL 😍 Loving all of the comments & the excitement around this… https://t.co/UwSwRMYgYj
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12/31
2019
@ArielElyseGold https://t.co/DDsTy4QicF @dpskamal @Flipgrid @wakelet @AdobeForEdu @NatGeoEducation @annkozma723 @design2research @kyteijas @J4jammyhttps://t.co/7Qe2EBz8GN
12/30
2019
The 5th edition of my "Sams Teach Yourself #SQL in 10 Minutes" is now out! Features coverage of all major DBMS, cod… https://t.co/P6EVdRT7utI am seriously loving @OracleLiveSQL. Getting started is simple, UI is uncluttered, great syntax coloring, results… https://t.co/qTTVRtYPd5
12/24
2019
Chanukah Display 2019 @benforta @adafruit @arduino #Hanukkah #Menorah #Dreide https://t.co/ZtB3P50tfB
Retweeted by Ben Forta @adafruit Nice, great timing! :-) Thanks!
12/23
2019
@adafruit Suggestion: My students needed a smaller form factor Arduino compatible controller. I suggested they look… https://t.co/aG4qiCUx3jEight nights, eight lights. 🕎 ✨ Add an extra Spark to your Hanukkah festivities with free, customizable designs fr… https://t.co/NcFEOmVgj5
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12/22
2019
Our new and improved #Chanukah Display is up! A giant animated #Menorah and a dueling #Dreidel game made from 4,500… https://t.co/9l2hUntl5d
12/19
2019
@heath_black917 @trev_mackenzie Yeah! Looking forward to hearing what you think. 😀The German Ambassador to the @UN kicking off the Beethoven 250th birthday celebration at @carnegiehall. Settling i… https://t.co/x9sAB18xZx
12/17
2019
Hey @MHMarquisNYC, thanks for the informative card explaining your $30 daily #DestinationFee. Unfortunately, it con… https://t.co/z1GD38O8Fk
12/12
2019
With the best team you could ask to work with @JenWilliamsEdu @MsClaraGalan @juststarit from @AdobeForEdu and… https://t.co/M5o4Lvvnlq
Retweeted by Ben FortaGot Spark, now what? Love that @TanyaAvrith is sharing this resource out at #StudentVoice Summit. 💜💜💜🌟🌟🌟💜💜💜 Not he… https://t.co/jJawnSD9Ma
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12/8
2019
Exclusive! #AdobeMAX, the largest creativity conference, is coming to Europe, 15-16 June 2020 at Feira Internationa… https://t.co/F2jQP4lH9B
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12/4
2019
This isn't just a book review, it's storytelling complete with acting, singing, and a whole lot of personality! Nic… https://t.co/rv1Eha0mde @aiaddysonzhang @AdobeSpark @TanyaAvrith @MsClaraGalan @TechSkierDad ❤️ You may want to show him @AdobeSpark Presen… https://t.co/z0FliaUqgf
11/28
2019
Love love love this! Red carpet treatment for the little ones sharing their @AdobeSpark video stories. https://t.co/HFVnPeLlWc
11/27
2019
Aidan is working on another @AdobeSpark page! He loves digitial #storytelling! Can't wait to show his work at my… https://t.co/rH91OwhZkq
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11/25
2019
@MickeyFutrell @AdobeSpark Sure thing. Ask away here, or DM, or email, whatever works best.
11/24
2019
@Uber You really need to let us rate drivers who make us wait and then cancel.
11/21
2019
Hey @GoogleStadia. So because I pay for my Google @gsuite accounts I can't use Stadia, but if I were to use a free… https://t.co/tZcNllmzxyDo you use @AdobeSpark ? Join our professional learning community to connect with other educators + get tips from t… https://t.co/46dLk2eHIm
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11/20
2019
What a fun example of @AdobeSpark Post in the classroom. Want to empower your students with FREE Spark #Creativityhttps://t.co/GjdctH12pZ
11/19
2019
Have you heard about the @Adobe #CreativeResidency ? We're kicking off the submission process a little earlier this… https://t.co/xoTLjPC4F6
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11/14
2019
Catch this quick video with an overview of the new publishing option in @AdobeSpark Page! ▶️ Have you tried it out… https://t.co/onCMTMikjm
Retweeted by Ben FortaYeah, look what just showed up! My own autographed copy of the must-read #TeachBoldly. Thanks @JenWilliamsEdu, and… https://t.co/7FpopZkynZ
11/12
2019
We are so happy to give away copies of this amazing book by @ClassTechTips and @benforta celebrating the power of… https://t.co/pJBhkRRRGP
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11/11
2019
Love this one! @AdobeSpark's own @Veronica Belmont chats with #edtech guru (and my coauthor) @ClassTechTips at… https://t.co/2fEvFZpSfnCelebrating another successful @AdobeMAX Sneaks backstage with host @paultrani and our amazing presenters. For tho… https://t.co/31mQ75nAU7Backstage post #AdobeMAX Day 2 Keynote with guests: writer and director M. Night Shyamalan, musician Dave Grohl, ar… https://t.co/RCjtPmaGb2Backstage post #AdobeMAX Sneaks with co-host John Mulaney. https://t.co/Jf3KkN7QnPIf you missed my @Adobe Live presentation today, here is the link to see @AdobeSpark in action. It was so much fun… https://t.co/6RXzi4bcdi
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11/7
2019
Last day of #AdobeMAX. We'll, @AdobeMAX 2019 that is. We'll be back, same place year, so save the dates! https://t.co/dR5C76dR5kDJ @sjespers in the house! Sneaks at @adobemax! https://t.co/JJaLFSKSJtDoors are open! Come grab your seats for @adobemax Sneaks. And this year we're going to 11, yep we have so much goo… https://t.co/h5m9IUio91
11/6
2019
Happy Book Birthday to @classtechtips and @benforta! 🎈 Today's your last day to take advantage of this special birt… https://t.co/YS7d2D0Mtw
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11/5
2019

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