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#ASMSG Author Interview: Dominic Piper, Best-Selling #Author of “Death Is The New Black”

Thomas Baker: My guest this evening is the best-selling author, Dominic Piper. Dominic, thank you for agreeing to stop by and visit my blog. I appreciate your taking the time and trouble to do this interview. Dominic Piper: It’s no … Continue reading

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#EdCampSantiago 2012: #Collaboration & Best Practices

Collaboration and exchange of experiences in Edcamp Santiago 2012 At EdCamp Santiago 2012, in order to carry out a learning journey different from the usual way, the organizers of this “unconference style” peer-to-peer learning activity privileged dialogue among participants over … Continue reading

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Foreign English language teachers for schools in Vietnam

Vietnam is well on its way to integrate with the world and for that reason emphasis on English language skills has become very essential. Source: Saigon Recently, the City Department of Education and Training decided to recruit foreign native English … Continue reading

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Welsh Language passes the identity test: Learning Two Languages At The Same Time

Adran Ddrama ar y ffordd adref o G’dydd #joiojoiojoio yn Theatr Sherman. Sioe wych Frantic Assembly #beautifulburnout twitter.com/bryntawe/statu… — Ysgol Bryn Tawe (@bryntawe) October 24, 2012 Take a look at pics taken of @bryntawe pupils hard at work at a … Continue reading

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Reflecting on Teaching & Learning: Designing & Running A MOOC

I participated in CCK 11 and the facilitators were Stephen Downes and George Siemens. The course was unlike any learning experience I had ever had before. Here’s why: 1. Changed relationship between teacher & learner Teacher, as the term is … Continue reading

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BECAS CHILE y CONICYT adjudican 397 becas para cursar estudios de Magíster en el Extranjero

Los principales destinos que eligen los beneficiarios, son Reino Unido y Estados Unidos. Santiago de Chile, 29 de junio de 2012 Fuente: Mineduc En el marco de la convocatoria 2012 de la Beca de Magíster en el Extranjero, BECAS CHILE … Continue reading

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#EdCampSTGO: The EdCamp Movement Continues to Spread Like Wildfire!

EdCamp Santiago has the honor and the privilege of holding the first EdCamp in Latin America. That just goes to show that the EdCamp Movement has now spread all across the American continent. The first EdCamp, EdCamp Philly (Philadelphia), was … Continue reading

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Ontario, Canada: Making Sure Students From All Backgrounds and Origins Can Fulfill Their Potential

Most Canadian high school students do well, independently of family background, their first language or whether they were born in Canada or elsewhere. Canada’s provincial governments are in charge of education policy. Ontario illustrates the factors behind the success of … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago & #Edcamp_Delta: From Good to Great: A Look At The BC Education Plan

Why is Education Changing in BC? B.C. has a strong education system, but there is no denying that our world is changing rapidly. New jobs are constantly being created, and technology is changing the way we communicate and connect with … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago & #Edcamp_Delta: Global “Voces de la Educación”

El día sábado, 14 de enero, 2012, en la Universidad Mayor, Av. Manuel Montt 367, los participantes del primer Edcamp Santiago, (también el primer Edcamp en América Latina) van a participar en una mesa redonda (panel / forum) internacional. ¿Con … Continue reading

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