Video cameras and eMail are so last millennium: Twitter was the technology of choice for hundreds of educators trying to capture the news and emotions of returning to school Aug. 24, reports the Houston Chronicle. The so-called tweets started at the crack of dawn and went strong until the last bell of the day. Jared Berry, theater director at Houston ISD's Pin Oak Middle School, was among the first to chime in: "It's 4:44 a.m. on 8/24/09 -- 1st day of school for 2009-10 term. Can't wait to start the day." Many school districts have vowed to give the technology...

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