Tag Archives: creativity

What #Writers & #Teachers Make: #Survey Says ==> less than £600 ($1000 Dollars) a year

http://t.co/rRUvJMLhOq RT @profesortbaker #Teacher #eltchat #ell #IAN1 #ASMSG #edu #indie #JT4a #esl #efl #elt #TEFL pic.twitter.com/E7zZ5w3SRg — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) January 19, 2014 Writers (authors) have a lot in common with teachers: most don’t earn a lot of money. … Continue reading

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#Master #Story #Teller: Celebrate the Story Tellers Among Us!

★★★★★Thomas Jerome Baker, Your #Kindle #MatchBook #Discount is Live on http://t.co/N76OHNt5Da! http://t.co/9MmE3qFlPZ — Thomas Baker (@profesorbaker) October 29, 2013 A master storyteller is someone who has a unique gift for telling stories. Here, I mean all forms of story telling. … Continue reading

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Venus Cover Contest: Who Can Convert Boticelli’s “Birth of Venus” Into An ACX Audiobook Cover?

Can you put Botticelli’s “The Birth of Venus” on an Audiobook cover? Let me describe you, your talents, skills and abilities. You are: Talented & Gifted. Artistic & Authentic. Creative & Innovative. You are a wizard, a goddess, a genius. … Continue reading

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Poems & Poetry: Our Story [Kindle Edition]

Book Description Publication Date: April 28, 2012 “Take the blinders from your vision take the padding from your ears and confess you’ve heard me crying and admit you’ve seen my tears.” ― Maya Angelou With this singular look at poetry, … Continue reading

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“I Live In Chile” Will Be Out In September to Celebrate Chile’s Independence Day! Have You Heard About “Punta y Taco”?

http://on.fb.me/11VrDfr My new book, “I Live In Chile” is almost ready! It is planned to be out in time to celebrate Chile’s Independence Day, the 18th of September, or as it is known here in Chile, “El Dieceocho”. I have … Continue reading

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Creativity & The Mother Tongue: Interview with Chia Suan Chong at IATEFL Liverpool 2013

Published on Apr 11, 2013 Chia is one of the TeachingEnglish award winning bloggers (http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/fea…), She talks about how we can keep our students motivated in class; how we can encourage students to speak in English and what we should … Continue reading

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Educational Leadership & Innovation: Until the MOOC is Ready

“An invasion of armies can be resisted, one can not resist an idea whose time has come.” – Victor Hugo, The History of a Crime Innovation in education is an idea whose time has come. It is no longer possible … Continue reading

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Announcing the Birth of the School Innovation Community: 50 Innovative Educators from all over Chile

Announcing the Birth of the School Innovation Community September 4, 2012 Source: Educación 2020 The Telefónica Foundation and the Education 2020 Foundation launched the School Innovation Community, a network that connects innovative teachers and enhances their good practice. Starting today … Continue reading

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Become an International Sponsor! Sponsor #EdcampSantiago 2012!

Global Sponsors are needed to help make EdCamp Santiago a successful, memorable, and enduring learning event for teachers and future teachers of Chile. All EdCamp Santiago sponsors will be listed on the Edcamp Santiago blogsite, in the Edcamp Santiago Diario, … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For #Edcamp Santiago?

What IS #Edcamp Santiago? (quote) “EdCamp is free/cheap, democratic, participant-driven professional development.” via @dancallahan @kjarrett (Jun 18, 2010) OK, that sounds real good. Participant-driven, free, no cost professional development. I don’t have to save my lunch money to pay the … Continue reading

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