Category Archives: Music

#BobDylan Wins The #Nobel #Prize For #Literature: “Art is a river that we drink from but do not own”

Press Release 13 October 2016 – The Nobel Prize in Literature 2016: The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2016 is awarded to Bob Dylan “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”. Bob Dylan won the … Continue reading

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#HolocaustRemembrance Day: Jewish & Nazi Shoah U-Boat Catchers

Holocaust Remembrance: The twenty-seventh of January marks the liberation of the concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau. On this date every year, the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, UNESCO commemorates the genocide perpetrated … Continue reading

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#edchat ChristmasCountdown: 29 Days B4 Xmas! #MerryChristmas! R U Looking 4 An Affordable #XmasGift? #ASMSG #MondayBlogs #PDF1

Low Budget This #Christmas? http://goo.gl/KPYUaI Affordable ‪#‎ChristmasGift‬ ==> $0.00 U Pay Nothing <== RT ‪#‎ASMSG‬ ‪#‎PDF1‬ Feliz Navidad! Merry Christmas! https://t.co/UwGbS2CxQu Affordable ChristmasGift ==> $0.00 U Pay Nothing <== https://t.co/w66S9Pua8U RT #ASMSG #PDF1 pic.twitter.com/n1Zt3pvfsQ — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) November … Continue reading

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#Learn A #Second #Language or #Sing A #Song In 25 Languages: Which is easier? #ASMSG #RaveReviewsBookClub #BYNR #IAN1 #JT4A #4FTM #AGA3 #1AdB #Bookplugs #Indie

http://t.co/YcaiBFFWmm Got a #Kindle? ╚► http://t.co/iuw14JM5Ot ★Second #Language Acquisition ★ #esl #ASMSG #ian1 #jt4a #4ftm #j4us #bynr — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) January 28, 2014 Which is easier: learn a second language or sing a song in 25 languages? Intuitively, … Continue reading

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I Live In #Chile: A #Reflection on #Writing A #Memoir

When did I begin to write, “I Live In Chile?” It took me twelve years to write this book. The book began writing itself, in my heart, before I was even aware that I was, “writing a book.” This kind … Continue reading

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#FREE! #GRATIS! Five Days $0.00 ! StoryTellers: In Pursuit of Happiness

Five Fabulous Free Days! Celebrate the Fourth of July with A FREE Book! July 3rd, July 4th, July 5th, July 6th, July 7th! Wednesday-Thursday-Friday-Saturday-Sunday! Book Description Publication Date: March 31, 2012 Story Tellers have always told the stories of man’s … Continue reading

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#EdCampSantiago 2013: Organizing Committee Member Profile of Thomas Jerome Baker

** Hi, dear Reader(s). I hope you are having a great day. Soon it will be Christmas Day. Are you excited about that? I know I am, and I hope you are too. Today, I’m continuing an EdCamp tradition of … Continue reading

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Victor Wooten: Music as a Language

Source: TED-ED: Lessons Worth Sharing Music is a powerful communication tool–it causes us to laugh, cry, think and question. Bassist and five-time Grammy winner, Victor Wooten, asks us to approach music the same way we learn verbal language–by embracing mistakes … Continue reading

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The #Mother #Tongue in the Chilean EFL Classroom: How We Learn English [Kindle Edition]

The Mother Tongue in the Chilean EFL Classroom: How We Learn English [Kindle Edition] Book Description Publication Date: September 21, 2012 The Mother Tongue Taboo (speak only English in the classroom) addresses all the “Taboo Topics”: Monolingual Fallacy, Native Speaker … Continue reading

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Incredible Milestone! Eight Hundred Thousand Site Visits! Thank You!

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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