Tag Archives: Chile

Here’s Why #Chile Is The Most Beautiful Country In The World

When it comes to natural beauty there is a certain cocktail of ingredients that definitely makes a country stand out. The most important ones are a low population density, a high variation in latitude, and varied climatic systems. There are … Continue reading

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Fulbright Chile y Universidad de Nevada abren nueva beca en Ciencias #100KStrongAmericas

La Comisión para el Intercambio Educacional entre Chile y los Estados Unidos (Comisión Fulbright) y la Universidad de Nevada, en Reno, abrieron un concurso de becas para profesionales chilenos interesados en obtener el grado de magíster o doctor en el … Continue reading

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Educational Quality And Inequality In Latin America

Forbes, Nov. 20, 2014, by Alejandro Chaufen Inequality continues to be the topic of discussion not only in the United States but also around the world and especially in Latin America. Countries in the region have some of the worst inequality. … Continue reading

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#FREE #ASMSG The Past Has No Power #Thunderclap

Please take a moment and support my Thunderclap campaign. I need 223 supporters in 2 days 🙂 Thanks in advance… https://t.co/1r3AWnhNCo — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) April 8, 2016   ╚►https://t.co/T8y3fyzG9U Read GR8 #Books!╰┄🚇┄╮ ╭┄💥┄╯ ╰┄🚇┄╮#ASMSG╭┄💥┄╯ ╰┄🚇 @KindleFreeOne @FreeReadFeed @KindleDaily … Continue reading

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Congratulations! Myths, Monsters & Love #ASMSG #IARTG #RRBC

Congratulations! “Myths, Monsters & Love From The South of Chile” is live in the Kindle Store and is currently enrolled in KDP Select. It is available* for readers to purchase here. Thank you for publishing with Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). … Continue reading

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Las verdaderas lecciones de #Finlandia: Mario Waissbluth entrevista a Pasi Sahlberg, experto en #educación #MondayBlogs #ASMSG #Chile #IARTG

La semana pasada tuve el privilegio de conocer y conversar en privado con Pasi Sahlberg, el especialista finlandés (o finés) en política educativa, de renombre mundial, que nos estuvo visitando en Chile. Es matemático con post grado en educación, e … Continue reading

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#MondayBlogs: Pasi Sahlberg in #Chile #ASMSG #edchat #education

This past week, I had the opportunity to participate in a seminar for teachers of English at the Hualpén Municipal DAEM as an invited guest speaker. The seminar was entitled “Improving English Speaking Fluency and Effective Teaching Methodologies.” In this … Continue reading

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#FREE #Book! The Chilean National #English Test: The Years 2001 – 2014 #ASMSG #MondayBlogs #edchat #ell #efl #eslchat

Wow! 2015 is off to a fast start with so many things happening for me personally and professionally. I start the year off, appropriately, with a free book for my readership. But first, to catch up on the news, I … Continue reading

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#Bilingual in Chile by 2020? #ASMSG #MerryChristmas #FelizNavidad #ProsperoAño #Felicidad #MondayBlogs

Bilingual in Chile by 2020. For the one, an impossible dream. For the other, reality. Let me hasten to explain. English is a very powerful, prestigious language. It is literally, “money in the bank” for those people who learn it … Continue reading

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#MerryChristmas! Books Make Great #XmasGifts! #ASMSG #Christmas #Presents #MondayBlogs

Books make great gifts. Why? According to a very wise man: “Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them.” Books inspire us, motivate us, thrill us, and most importantly, help us to be better people. So, … Continue reading

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