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#FREE For 24 Hours: Public Speaking: What Amazing Nonsense You Are Talking! [Kindle Edition]

Book Description Publication Date: September 11, 2013 To be a good public speaker, never give up. Face your fear. “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” ~ James Baldwin In … Continue reading

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Socrates: “I Am A … Citizen of the World”

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world. — Socrates — Ed Coburn (@EdwardJCoburn) September 14, 2013 Being a “Citizen of the world” is a big responsibility. The term implies that you have a … Continue reading

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New Release! Public Speaking: What Amazing Nonsense You Are Talking! #Paperback

http://bit.ly/1e7zrld To be a good public speaker, never give up. Face your fear. “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” ~ James Baldwin In this book, I share my story, … Continue reading

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Teaching Debate in Chile: Age of Wisdom, Season of Light, Spring of Hope

Book Description Publication Date: July 19, 2013 Why should everyone learn how to debate? Here’s a global answer: “Sooner or later, all the people of the world will have to discover a way to live together in peace… If this … Continue reading

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#EdCampSantiago 2013: Organizing Committee Member Profile of Thomas Jerome Baker

** Hi, dear Reader(s). I hope you are having a great day. Soon it will be Christmas Day. Are you excited about that? I know I am, and I hope you are too. Today, I’m continuing an EdCamp tradition of … Continue reading

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The Last Shot: A Season Like No Other (1980 Luxora Panthers)

The Last Shot: A Season Like No Other [Kindle Edition] Book Description Publication Date: September 15, 2012 “The Last Shot” is told from my point of view. Yet, in a larger sense, it’s a story that makes the effort to … Continue reading

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Author & Teacher: Reflections About Passion & Charity

Author and Teacher is one of the many ways I have of defining myself and essentially the way I spend the majority of my time on a daily basis. Monday to Friday I am a teacher and a leader, and … Continue reading

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FREE Conference: SALÓN INTERNACIONAL DE LA EDUCACIÓN, SIE 2012 (Entrada Liberada)

¿Qué es SIE? El Salón Internacional de la Educación, SIE, -presentado y organizado por Práxedis Eventos- es un espacio destinado al encuentro de actores públicos y privados comprometidos con la mejora continua de la Educación. Constituye además, la única Feria … Continue reading

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Debate: Should Marijuana Be Legal For Medical Purposes?

If your doctor says you need marijuana, because of some legitimate medical condition, it should be legal, right? That’s the proposition that voters in Imperial Beach, San Diego County, will be voting on in November, according to the Imperial Beach … Continue reading

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The International Baccalaureate® (IB): The Best Program of Education on the Planet

The International Baccalaureate The International Baccalaureate Program Author: Thomas Jerome Baker “An international education must go well beyond the provision of information and is involved in the development of attitudes and values which transcend barriers of race, class, religion, gender … Continue reading

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