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@TomWhitby: “To be relevant, conferences need to be connected”

Tom Whitby is one of the most well-known and most highly respected educators in the USA. Having said that, I am aware that you may not even know who Tom Whitby is, what he has accomplished, or why he’s so … Continue reading

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The Edcamp Model of Professional Development

Tired of the same old professional development? Try Edcamps By Michelle Luhtala Source: eSchoolNews Edcamps are free, organic, one-day, participant-driven professional development gatherings organized by educators for educators. Held on Saturdays in schools, universities. or Edcamp-friendly hosts facilities, Edcamps have … Continue reading

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FOUR FANTASTIC #FREE #BOOKS FOR YOU!

AMAZON BEST SELLER in Professional Education! Amazon Author Page: Thomas Jerome Baker FOUR FANTASTIC FREE BOOKS! Four Free Books. “Meet Me In Memphis“, “Boudicca: Her Story“, Teaching Academic Writing“, and “Time to Teach Teens“. “Time to Teach Teens” is Number … Continue reading

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The Mother Tongue in the Chilean EFL Classroom: How We Learn English

How We Learn English Authored by Thomas Jerome Baker The Mother Tongue Taboo (speak only English in the classroom) addresses all the “Taboo Topics”: Monolingual Fallacy, Native Speaker Fallacy, Early Start Fallacy, and More is Better Fallacy. This book transparently … Continue reading

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#Mineduc PIAP: Redes Rurales de Docentes de Inglés

Se crearon cinco nuevas Redes Rurales de Docentes de Inglés en la Región de Los Ríos Fuente: Mineduc – Programa Inglés Abre Puertas (PIAP) Las Redes Panguipulli, Crucero, Futrono, Lago Ranco y Paillaco se suman a la Red Rural de … Continue reading

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Amaaaazing: 800 Thousand Site Visits!!

Dear reader(s), Today is a unique milestone. I’m celebrating 800 thousand site visits! That’s a mind-boggling number for a blog about education, and I am thrilled to be able to share it with you, the people who come back, time … Continue reading

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Global Education, Curiosity, Innovation & The International Baccalaureate

“Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of the imagination.” – John Dewey ** Wikipedia: “Innovation is the creation of better or more effective products, processes, services, technologies, or ideas that are readily available to markets, … Continue reading

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Se realizó la Competencia de Spelling Bee en la Provincia de Chiloé

Se realizó la Competencia de Spelling Bee en la Provincia de Chiloé Fuente: Mineduc – Programa Inglés Abre Puertas (PIAP) La jornada se llevó a cabo el pasado lunes 20 de Agosto, en la ciudad de Castro, y contó con … Continue reading

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Univ. of Chile Researchers’ Surprising Conclusion: Success of Chile’s “Schools of Excellence” due to selection

Study concludes that success of schools of excellence are due to selection Researchers at the University of Chile analyzed the academic trajectory of 28,000 students. by Elizabeth Simonsen Source: La Tercera Over three thousand (3000) students applied last year for … Continue reading

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Inglés: Un “must” (imprescendible) para el futuro de Chile

Actualmente, sólo el 2% de los chilenos habla inglés. Eso quiere decir que el 98% se está perdiendo parte importante del contenido escrito de Internet, donde hoy fluye el conocimiento de la forma más accesible. Fuente: El Dínamo por Ellen … Continue reading

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