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#BookReview: Black History Is American History: Should #BlackHistoryMonth Be Eliminated? Or, A Great Debate

Black History Is American History: by Thomas Jerome Baker, is a unique book. Its raison d’être is to give readers of all races, religions, colors, sexual orientations, political views, etc., etc., etc., (all of humanity), the opportunity to experience a practical … Continue reading

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Speeches That Echo Throughout #History

How best to use the speeches in this book? There is no one “best” way to benefit from the material in this book. As a point of departure, read each speech. Read them silently and read them aloud. Then read … Continue reading

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#4thofJuly #BookReview: How to #Teach #Debating: Theory & Practical #Handbook ==> http://amzn.to/1rqWIVN <== RT #asmsg #t4us #4ftm #iartg #bookplugs #RRBC

#4thofJuly2014 How to #Teach Debating: Theory & Practical #Handbook ==>http://t.co/AUtEa6ktLK<== RT #asmsg #t4us #4ftm — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) July 4, 2014 Book Description Book Publication Date: November 13, 2013 “It was the best of times, it was the worst … Continue reading

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#Teacher Resource #Book: How To #Coach A #Debate #Team #asmsg #ian1 #bynr #jt4a #esl #edu #Engchat #edchat

http://t.co/xpXKKzsXvI ►5★Review ►Many #great ideas in this #book to use with your #debate team► #asmsg #ian1 #bynr #jt4a #t4us #aga3 #esl — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) January 20, 2014 This book contains all you need to know to successfully … Continue reading

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Why I Hate School But Love Education: A Spoken Word Video Reflection

Provocative, makes you think, wonder and ponder, if you have a mind for critical thinking. What point does our narrator make that you find irrefutable, universally true, all the time, every day, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? … Continue reading

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Teachers and Testing: The Debate Goes On

Letters in the New York Times, July 21, 2013 Source: New York Times Teachers and Testing: The Debate Goes On To the Editor: In your call for a reduced emphasis on testing (“The Trouble With Testing Mania,” editorial, July 14), … 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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English Opens Doors Program: 2013 Debate Tournament in English Begins in the Aysén Region

Photo: Students of the Aysen region during the first round of the English Debates Tournament 2013. Source: Programa Inglés Abre Puertas Translated by Thomas Baker On the 27th and 28th of May, at Hotel Los Ñires of Coyhaique, Region of … Continue reading

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Epiphany in A Cluttered Room [Kindle Edition]

Amazon Author Page: Thomas Jerome Baker ** Book Description Publication Date: April 27, 2013 I wrote Epiphany in A Cluttered Room because writing is life for me. I live to write and I write to live. It’s the first thing … 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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