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Dalton Quick @daltonquick Plato, Missouri

High School ELA Instructor @platorv. Psychologist in training. BA/BJ from @Mizzou. MA from @stonybrooku. "I have no tolerance for intolerance." Hillary Clinton

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Joined Twitter 4/7/11


The things that students get “in trouble” for doing in schools... Talking Moving around the room Being somewhere o… https://t.co/iw3cC2qbbU
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12/8
2019
Our bus driver rocks the bus... especially if she curbs it. #BetaCon20Doniphan Show Choir be makin’ us all think of karaoke at a Fort Worth, Texas honkeytonk. #BetaCon20 https://t.co/SU0d8vGWfv
12/7
2019
Today we celebrate the official opening of @Mizzou's new East Campus Plant Growth Facility, a state-of-the-art faci… https://t.co/5kg0vo28Px
Retweeted by Dalton QuickEveryone has information at their fingertips now. In today's world, we all have access to the information. What we… https://t.co/UFzYroBdPr
Retweeted by Dalton Quick @burgessdave is laying down some DEEP wisdom. @MSTA #WeAreMSTA #tlap https://t.co/cfAbHMwEY6We are in the life changing business! @burgessdave is pumping up the crowd at @MSTA #WeAreMSTA today! If we can put… https://t.co/uWmcEDsuZo
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11/15
2019
Admin, if you work harder to respond more quickly or thoughtfully to the concerns of someone “above” you in your di… https://t.co/oWfOyA5X2o
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11/5
2019
You don’t believe in climate change. You are excused from this conversation. https://t.co/PSt8N39Er5
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11/4
2019
I now have more reason to love #crackerbarrell than just the Chicken Medallions with mashed potatoes. https://t.co/KST89hTDrQ
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6/21
2019
I didn’t advocate for the use of phones, I asked you all to reconsider a “ban” on them. Banning phones tells the st… https://t.co/7Y7KogTfac
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5/19
2019
Cried on an airplane beside a very confused businessman this morning as I typed these words. DEAR JUSTYCE, your muc… https://t.co/LROx8n1SIM
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5/3
2019
Join me @USMSpark this summer... I would love to meet you and even more I would love to see you speak. Submit a pro… https://t.co/LcVQ9M2aQO
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4/13
2019
Sometimes we think we need comfort when what we really need is courage. Sometimes what we want is sympathy when wha… https://t.co/ppEOiZheet
Retweeted by Dalton Quick#DearMartin was one of the best books I’ve ever read (which is a lot coming from a high school English teacher). Wh… https://t.co/sBFHr9XJyQ
3/20
2019
@lauraw97_ Yes, because the self-made billionaire author has to be concerned about profit. 🙄
3/18
2019
We are busting at the seems to share our #i2Sdale Presenter Team with you...you need to follow these AMAZING educat… https://t.co/QWlxXSk230
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3/15
2019
Tayisha: *sees Colton is upset and offers Colton a hug knowing he’s about to break up with her* Me: #TheBachelorhttps://t.co/fgE2OLMGkJ
Retweeted by Dalton QuickBachelor producers to Colton #TheBachelorFinale #TheBachelor https://t.co/3hzuXvO8F9
Retweeted by Dalton QuickHannah G: I can't wait to tell Colton that I love him Bachelor Nation: #TheBachelorFinale https://t.co/54K5zzuPGs
Retweeted by Dalton QuickHannah: This is the perfect day to say I love him Everyone else: #TheBachelor #TheBachelorFinale https://t.co/LiBYB4SDkG
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3/12
2019
Thanks for making the trip, @platorv! We always love meeting up with high school students interested in #Journalismhttps://t.co/H1QtlIy2yG
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3/9
2019
💥30 Google Classroom 🏫 tips every teacher must know Fabulous tips, tricks, and strategies curated from last night… https://t.co/JhUGKz6Sev
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2/23
2019
Faith is a confidence that keeps believing all the pieces are going to somehow fit together, even when you don’t ha… https://t.co/4wQr3GfSbH
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2/20
2019
5 non negotiables for success w ur toughest kids. 1. You have to like them (or pretend). 2. Private is better than… https://t.co/RSr3HooHw9
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2/19
2019
This week marked 30 years ago that I lost my dad to Leukemia. He was 33 when he died. I’m 36 years old. I’ve gotten… https://t.co/aD8Si31Cj1
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2/16
2019
Lecture shouldn’t be purged from the modern classroom. Read to find out why it’s still a big part of my classroom i… https://t.co/Nv4XNGv5Ku
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: I see so many things teachers do that students love but when you challenge student and give them choice and a v… https://t.co/JjKkRz9KJ2
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: Students love learning when it is meaningful, engaging, and fun. Hands on is way better than worksheets. I've u… https://t.co/iB7UanzOw0
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: My students love learning when I incorporate challenge, teamwork, and kinesthetics (like making a quiz into a s… https://t.co/bnvrDT2X0QA2: *D*... Because I see a strong importance in my school/community in tapping into the individual differences amon… https://t.co/hj1cqRbW83A1: It happens multiple times a year, over and over again... if that makes any sense. #DitchBook https://t.co/vWTfKOdLh0
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA1: I’m a first year... and I’ll admit I struggled at first. But around December, I started submitting applications… https://t.co/s1AhTsk5NLHey everyone! I’m Dalton - a high school ELA teacher from Plato, Missouri. My favorite Valentine treats take many f… https://t.co/rkQxzejSVf
2/15
2019
“When I finished & started to put it on my bookshelf, I left it instead on my desk. Some books are like that: They… https://t.co/ayId5YQRiz
Retweeted by Dalton QuickEncouraging words never get old. If you want to make a difference for someone… build them up with your words. Th… https://t.co/ZA9hU7W162
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2/13
2019
Join me hosting #XPLAP this week as we talk about #gamified lessons not classes... The how, the what, and everythin… https://t.co/74OKPBRiDB
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2/11
2019
@zonie71 @DitchThatTxtbk @rlfreedm A3: I love any tools that Ss can use where their creativity soars. I've gotten t… https://t.co/belALEtavD
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: I have learned that Ss enjoy collaborative sketching as much as individual sketching. We have used streams of o… https://t.co/YeIbK1GtBZ
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: I was recently introduced to Popplet. It is a great online graphic organizer to explore and map out ideas. Allo… https://t.co/xifqAAA7Yr
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: Google... Adobe Spark... New programs appear all the time and it's fun to let kids practice with them. This wee… https://t.co/PFPFmE8Yph @BastianBrylee Agreed!! I have quotes from the great literature all over my room, but it's always set to a picture… https://t.co/EPZAcM9TLn @wizardwarren I think so... When I give them a final product (even sometimes just an extensive rubric), I get an as… https://t.co/eXnecscFH1A2 Creating badges for main characters from lit books, lap white boards to sketch interconnectedness in science, 6… https://t.co/hB8Z6i3dNi
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA2: I like visual lessons. For me, character analyses are "character sketches", book reports are "book trailers"; f… https://t.co/btFlo7F3bPA1: It activates more cortex in your brain. It often leads to students creating. And it's better for engagement (wh… https://t.co/95q1OIiY9VHello! I’m Dalton, a high school ELA teacher in Plato, Mo. And I am a major doodler! Visual learner all the way. I’… https://t.co/6Ub5denB53I received this text from a parent yesterday. It’s a good reminder that our students are often thinking about thin… https://t.co/ojTapgGvIY
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2/8
2019
After leaving school today I stopped at the store. While checking out, a student asked me how I know every student’… https://t.co/BYzVbMcTor
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1/31
2019
💥 Try it tomorrow‼️ When you add a speech bubble 💬 or thought bubble 💭 to an image 🖼, you let students speak or th… https://t.co/MlPciAvP0T
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1/28
2019
Acting training should be a component of all teacher preparation: voice control, public performance, improv. Also… https://t.co/pxeMdEzFqh
Retweeted by Dalton QuickI think this is beautiful 💓 something children should always learn @mgcjusa https://t.co/t0alUYsBoE
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: My students like points.... But word of mouth is also good. Had a student do a side quest, then come to school… https://t.co/OcnQFv50fJ @jimmyjt3 https://t.co/dtorKYna0IA2: My English 1 are finishing up a unit on "The Crucible." A map of the village could definitely be interesting...… https://t.co/OHbWQoWODcA1: I embarked on choice reading today... Not sensational, but new for me! Students choose their own book and then… https://t.co/smC9pyB23zA1: I typically try to find unique stories from US History that rarely get taught. One of my favs is to have Ss cre… https://t.co/vDC6ucGz4d
Retweeted by Dalton Quick @Ellislibrarian Want to upgrade your game night... Well check out these suggestions. https://t.co/fTimhW3T5Q #XPLAP
Retweeted by Dalton QuickHello! I’m Dalton Quick - high school ELA teacher in Plato, MO... today my journalism students were reporters at th… https://t.co/p7MnyooI3j
1/23
2019
I'm going to "EdCampSTL 2019". Who's coming w/me? @kimbnov16 @drmcclard @hartel30 @daltonquick @AustinELA8https://t.co/Iujf2pKajt
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1/11
2019
A3: I'm trying to do more of my assignments with my Ss. It's shocking the assignments that I used to think were ama… https://t.co/trawJX7pzg
Retweeted by Dalton Quick @pentaclethra Yes! I just started this. Today, actually, I had Ss be in charge of the lesson (they made and present… https://t.co/agFvraYRAY @mrmatera Favorite book I read in 2018: "Nothing to Envy" by Barbara Demick Definitely recommend that.A3: In 2019, I want to focus more on creating engaging curriculum/lessons. I want my students to groan when the bel… https://t.co/V6mHiZMbpnA3- My Ss just finished a final project where they had to create a settlement to survive a zombie army sent by an e… https://t.co/QrsQ9KcpaK
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA2: Putting my Ss above it all. It's hard as a 1st year. I'm taught to "zombie run" after curriculum and standards.… https://t.co/4EtFYUDbeO @jellison23 That's amazing... Just had a discussion with a friend of mine the other day who instructs college cours… https://t.co/alNqnGktdQA2 can I also mention, that when I allowed students to create something that would be equal to a test/paper -- one… https://t.co/84SMNsya4C
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA1: I'd like to finish a series of articles I'm working on to foster student emotional support in the classroom. I'… https://t.co/KpKLe2x2QI @mrmatera I’m game anytime! (No pun intended.... or was it 😏)Dalton Quick. High School ELA and Psych instructor at Plato (Missouri). It’s my first year teaching ... that counts… https://t.co/eUailJjFsfQuestion 1: I do the best I can with the talent I’ve got, but I know my writing isn’t to everyone’s taste. Question… https://t.co/P694ntBKvG
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1/9
2019
Join us on #XPLAP on Tuesday at 9 CST for thirty minutes as we discuss taking the leap in 2019 by trying new things… https://t.co/Lh0PET3tNH
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1/7
2019
🎩The Magic Automatic Lesson Planner 📝 with @Google Forms 🤔Wouldn’t it be great to be able to search quickly for a… https://t.co/jw82nmoycN
Retweeted by Dalton QuickComing back from break is a process. Spiraling back to move forward & express the social emotional feelings within… https://t.co/Qg81Lt2NNf
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1/5
2019
Each Jan 1, I write a letter to Jesus & recount to him the last year -telling him about each of my loves, how tall… https://t.co/L5HwhdQ9F6
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1/2
2018
You’re never in a better position to experience God’s grace than the moment you realize you don’t have what it take… https://t.co/bJXNrGKSLz
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12/30
2018
Hey, @julnilsmith ! It’s your #MOREnet18 portable “speaker to the rescue” pal! My 1st year protégée T @daltonquickhttps://t.co/FHWXUARxee
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12/29
2018
“We must engage in robust conversations with colleagues, developing more consistent beliefs & understandings of the… https://t.co/MWAIIxfjoR
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12/26
2018
Oh. My. Goodness. As of this year, we'll have 35 (!!!) video presentations on the Ditch That Textbook Digital Summ… https://t.co/a4GZVOc01I
Retweeted by Dalton QuickMerry Christmas to my Twitter friends! Jesus came to earth as a baby with a radical rescue plan, born out of his gr… https://t.co/5crnzEI3xC
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12/24
2018
Yes, just like Mexico is paying for the wall... #AlertTheDaycareStaff https://t.co/4LwrkrSFFr
Retweeted by Dalton Quick @realDonaldTrump @realDonaldTrump I think a lot of your resentment and jealousy towards Corker (and every single ot… https://t.co/PySBbEqovj
Retweeted by Dalton QuickForever feeling @jmattmiller and his comment in #DitchSummit about the awkward stares he gets for sketching in chur… https://t.co/oP3uFOu9TF
12/23
2018
This is a game changer. 70% of incoming Congressional Dems have never held public office, coming in with fresh eyes… https://t.co/UXPQe1WYgA
Retweeted by Dalton QuickActions have consequences, and whether we’re in Syria or not, the people who want to harm us are there & at war. Is… https://t.co/rT8xfXvau9
Retweeted by Dalton QuickLoved hearing @manuelherrera33 and @jmattmiller discuss storytelling in today’s #DitchSummit on visual thinking. I… https://t.co/Kr1b9gHRwV
12/21
2018
New Prof shelf is coming together in the @nhamptonschool library. Lots of great conversation starters including man… https://t.co/uXfkEMuf8m
Retweeted by Dalton QuickThe co-inventor of CRISPR says she’s “horrified” and "disgusted" with how her work has been used to create gene-edi… https://t.co/YADyBp4uot
Retweeted by Dalton Quick @SteinbrinkLaura @nankr1120 https://t.co/XA45YHbejp @nankr1120 @daltonquick Ha! I go caroling & return to a convo about me! ❤️ you too, Kristen! Yes! Dalton’s my first… https://t.co/Y1oKlRMvDL
Retweeted by Dalton Quick @nankr1120 @SteinbrinkLaura Eh... she aight 😏 https://t.co/jB0sItLWZG @mathcoachkorth @SteinbrinkLaura That's awesome!! I was able to send each of my English 1 students home with a copy… https://t.co/G6udQbxJPvA3: First year at my district. The best thing admin has done is she knows every student and she is frequently in th… https://t.co/DLD827JEAi
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: Our principal has made it a point to stop in our classrooms frequently to see the wonderful things the kids are… https://t.co/fp3K14teIA
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: My admin gives me his trust and support daily. I could not ask for a greater gift. #kidsdeserveit https://t.co/o1b2sSmtnL
Retweeted by Dalton QuickA3: We got a bit of a bonus... The other ELA teacher (@SteinbrinkLaura) and I promptly look at each other and she g… https://t.co/2ROIKz1J8j#KidsDeserveIt A2 The greatest gift you can give your Ss is for you to walk the talk and display the Fruits of the… https://t.co/WNyKAx8CTt
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12/20
2018

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