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STUDY ABROAD IN EDINBURGH

Why choose Edinburgh? Hear what our students like most about studying here in our latest video about Study Abroad in Edinburgh, along with our top ten reasons for choosing Edinburgh. Studying abroad at the University of Edinburgh from HSS Webteam … Continue reading

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Help Wanted! Journey of a Lifetime! Hazardous Conditions! Safe Return Doubtful! Hard Work Guaranteed! Dark Days & Long Nights! Join the #EdCampSantiago 2013 Expedition!

It was 1912 when a certain Ernest Shackleton was looking for some men for a hazardous journey in the newspaper advertisement below. The weird guy that posted this ad made a quite unattractive offer for a seemingly not funny expedition. … Continue reading

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FREE Download on October 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th! Read My Kindle Book, “Meet Me In Memphis” Without Buying a Kindle Reader

How to Read My Kindle Book, “MEET ME IN MEMPHIS“, Without Buying a Kindle Many people from all over the world have told me that they want to read my short story, “Meet Me In Memphis” (available on Amazon), but … Continue reading

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Can the International Baccalaureate improve English education?

Can the International Baccalaureate improve English education? Many believe the International Baccalaureate could bring English education back up to scratch. Source: The Telegraph Citizens of the world: IB Diploma candidates are encouraged to think of themselves as members of a … Continue reading

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My New Book: Being A Teacher in Chile!

“How do you become a good teacher?” Those of you who know me from reading my writing already know my answer. The short answer, the simple answer, the easy to understand answer. It has two parts. First, love what you … Continue reading

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Professional Learning Communities: Good Things Happen When We Talk

Professional Learning Communities, as it has been put into practice by by LLCULLEN, are a “powerful force in creating school improvement and increasing student achievement“. Here I would suggest you don’t take my word for it. I could be wrong, … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: If you have an Interactive Whiteboard in your classroom…

Hey Teachers, Check out this Interactive Whiteboard Toolkit… – packed with online lessons, workbooks and on demand webinars. I know many of you have Interactive Whiteboards. We all know these are great tools and the students love them too. Would … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago Sponsor Spotlight: #SimpleK12 TLC

Hello Edcamp Santiago, If you’re anything like me, you know that new technology can be a tiny bit intimidating sometimes. Hopefully, over the past week or so, I’ve been able to show you that’s not the case. Teacher Learning Community … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: A Community of Practice as a Professional Development Model

Excerpt: http://bit.ly/rpphFR Experience Speaks: On Professional Development by Sandra Mercuri Ongoing Professional Development for English Language Teachers: A Six-Step Framework In 21st century schools, classroom teachers are faced with the challenge of providing all students, including students with different language … Continue reading

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Unconference: What #EdcampSantiago Is

What’s Edcamp Santiago? Edcamp Santiago is about learning, sharing ideas, developing networks and engaging with the teachers and future teachers of the Chilean education community. Community. That’s a group of people who share a common goal, a common purpose, a … Continue reading

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