Daily Archives: May 18, 2011

¡ATENCIÓN DOCENTES! Postulación Cursos de Perfeccionamiento 2011

Durante los años 2011-2012, el Ministerio de Educación –a través del Programa Inglés Abre Puertas– ofrecerá cursos de inglés para docentes de Enseñanza Básica y Media, conducentes a los niveles A2 (ALTE 1), B1 (ALTE 2) y B2 (ALTE 3). … Continue reading

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Video: Dr. Denzell Washington Speaks at UPENN 2011 Commencement

Denzel Washington, internationally renowned actor and director, delivered the address at the University of Pennsylvania’s 255th Commencement on Monday, May 16. Washington is one of the nation’s preeminent performing artists, having achieved wide acclaim for his film, theatrical and television … Continue reading

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Obama Delivers Commencement Speech At Booker T. Washington High School

Congratulations to the class of 2011! MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Offering a lift to a flood beleaguered city, President Barack Obama hailed the transformation of a once struggling but venerable Memphis high school Monday, telling its graduates, “You inspire me, … Continue reading

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Jon Stewart Debates Bill O’Reilly (Fake Outrage): Why Bono and Bob Dylan Can’t Go To The White House

The Red Herring. The argument that really isn’t an argument, but only a diversion. Meant to take your attention away from the true issue. What’s the true issue? Common is only being used to take cheap shots at the President … Continue reading

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Dr House Romance Over: Dr. Cuddy Walks Out And Away From 2 Million Dollars

From the very beginning there has always been something more between Dr. House and Dr. Cuddy. Until the shocking news of today: Dr. Cuddy is walking out and away on House. Rumor on the street has it that she was … Continue reading

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Bill Gates & Salman Khan: Humanising The Classroom (TED Talks)

Twitter: @khanacademy http://www.ted.com/talks/salman_khan_let_s_use_video_to_reinvent_education.html Salman Khan is the founder and faculty of the Khan Academy http://www.khanacademy.org — a not-for-profit organization with the mission of providing a free world-class education to anyone, anywhere. It now consists of self-paced software and, with over … Continue reading

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Salman Khan on Charlie Rose: Will Khan Academy Flip The Classroom Upside Down?

Put 1000 Salman Khan’s on this planet and everything would be fine within minutes… (Anonymous comment on YouTube) http://www.khanacademy.org/ Salman Khan left his job as a hedge fund analyst to devote himself to fulfilling his dream for a future in … Continue reading

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“TinTin” the New Spielberg & Jackson Movie Trailer Released Today: Spielberg and Jackson Talk About Working Together on “TinTin”

Meet Tintin, brought to life by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson, and learn about his adventures, on Tintin.com. In theatres in December. Spielberg. Jackson. Two giants. Working with new technology. Motion capture, it’s called. Will these two giants do for … Continue reading

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