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The Game of Lies I Learned Long Ago: A Day in A Conversation Class

The game of lies I learned long ago. The teacher walked into the room, smiled, and told us she had two stories to tell us. “Cool”, I thought to myself. “I like stories.” Lise Bell, my CELTA teacher, then proceeded … Continue reading

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What is the Role of the Teacher in 21st Century Education?

I am a member of many professional learning communities. I do a tremendous amount of reading, trying to be at the cutting edge of knowledge in my field: education. Here’s what I mean when I say “cutting edge“: to be … Continue reading

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LONG-TERM IMPACTS OF TEACHERS: The Chilean Perspective

The recent study which showed the long term effects of having a great teacher was very interesting, not only for teachers but also for those responsible for education policy, all around the world. It is a study that you ignore … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: The Day After

Above, to begin, we share the awesome image of what international collaboration and cooperation looks like. And now, first and foremost, we say, Thanks. ¡Muchas gracias amigos de Edcamp Delta! Thank you. As a matter of fact, Thank You to … Continue reading

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#EdcampSTGO: !Faltan 2 Diás Para el #Edcamp Santiago!

¡Que emoción! What a feeling! !Nos faltan solo 2 días para el primer Edcamp de Chile! ¡Si esto fuera poco, Edcamp Santiago es el primer Edcamp de América Latina! ¡ESTE SÁBADO SE VIENE EDCAMP SANTIAGO! Este sábado, 14 de enero, … Continue reading

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Theory, Practice & Reflection: Autonomous Professional Development

Last year I began to write this blog, in earnest, as a means of autonomous professional development. The goal was a simple but ambitious one, namely, to make myself a better teacher. I set out to do that in three … Continue reading

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Time to Begin Again: The #Edcamp Santiago Story

EdCamp Santiago… Professional Learning in Practice! (Excerpt) by Jessica Allen Twitter: @jessievaz12 October 10, 2011 Well, I’ve been a big fan of the edcamp movement for some time and have even had the courage to contact a few edcampers in … Continue reading

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#EdcampSantiago: Every Teacher Should Have A Twitter Account

Yesterday I gave a presentation about Twitter. I called it, “Twitter for Teachers.” It was my third time ever using “Prezi” as my presentation tool. What? I know. You’re thinking, quite cynically, (maybe even smirking) “How Original”. 🙂 Twitter has … Continue reading

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#EdcampSantiago & #Edcamp_Delta: Global Education Collaboration

@aakune: Aaron Akune Want 2 hear global perspectives of ppl passionate abt educ?Reg 4 #edcampdelta Jan 14 to talk w/ ppl fr @edcampsantiago bit.ly/mghuhp @edcamp_delta: edcamp_delta Interested in joining a panel discussion abt Successes & Challenges in Education w/ our … 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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