Daily Archives: April 9, 2011

Pecha Kucha in Moscow: Gavin Dudeney

Pecha Kucha evening at British Council Moscow/IATEFL Leadership & Management SIG Conference Professional Development for Teachers and Managers 19-21 March 2010 British Council, Moscow Dear Reader(s) and Friend(s), Pecha Kucha, as the art form that it is in ELT today, … Continue reading

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Home: Listen To Me, Homo Sapiens

“Listen to me please. You are like me, a homo sapiens, a wise human. Life, a miracle in the universe, appeared around 4 billion years ago. And we humans, only 200 thousand years ago. Yet we have succeeded in disrupting … Continue reading

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Punta Arenas, Chile: Your Cruise Ship Arrives & You Take A Guided Tour

Punta Arenas (English: “Sandy Point”) is the most prominent settlement on the Strait of Magellan. Punta Arenas is a commune and the capital city of Chile’s southernmost region, Magallanes and Antartica Chilena. The city was officially renamed Magallanes in 1927, … Continue reading

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Región de Aysén recibe a nuevos(as) voluntarios(as) angloparlantes

5 establecimientos de las comunas de Aysén y Coyhaique acogieron a estos(as) jóvenes provenientes de Estados Unidos 08 / abril / 2011 http://tinyurl.com/3nyw9dh Samuel Durán, Michael Grundman, Bradley Smith, Anne Kiser y Alexandra McDowell son los(as) cinco profesionales, procedentes de … Continue reading

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A Poem of Forgotten Poetry by Thomas Baker

I haven’t written a poem lately, I haven’t written a poem in a while, Was I busy, Was I in a hurry, Have I forgotten to smile? What about you? Have you missed me? What can I do, How can … Continue reading

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Another Great Pecha Kucha: Mark Andrews’ Bridges & ELT

What makes a Pecha Kucha great? I’ve seen so many Pecha Kucha’s lately, that I think I have a clue. Here goes: First of all, enthusiasm. There is something incredibly infectious, in a positive sense (if infections can be thought … Continue reading

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Paul McCartney: Let It Be – Chile, 1993 – Sell Your Car

Let’s go back in time for this one. you see, some people are saying things like, “You can’t miss this one. It’s imperdible, unmissable, an unthinkable act of individual cultural malpractice to stay home when Paul McCartney is singing in … Continue reading

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Paul McCartney In Chile: “11th of May, Estadio Nacional, See You There, Let’s Rock!”

Have you heard the news? Paul McCartney is coming to Chile. If you missed his last concert in Chile, you got one more opportunity to see him, live on stage. It was 1993, and that’s been – my God – … Continue reading

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Simce: Expertos proponen ideas para mejorar los resultados

por Constanza Muñoz Viernes 8 de abril de 2011 | Reportajes http://tinyurl.com/3ovf2ov Aumentar las horas de ejercitación e incorporar las tecnologías en las clases podría generar un impacto a corto plazo en los resultados del test de Matemáticas. El aumento … Continue reading

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MINEDUC analiza cambios en SIMCE y entregar resultados por alumno

El ministerio prepara los términos de referencia para que una agencia internacional estudie si es posible individualizar los puntajes. por A.Besoaín y K.Pavéz http://tinyurl.com/3zxus2h El Ministerio de Educación licitará un estudio internacional para determinar la conveniencia de entregar los resultados … Continue reading

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