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#GRATIS! Five Days #FREE! Let A Thousand Models Bloom: The #Unconference is Dead

Let A Thousand Models Bloom: The Unconference is Dead [Kindle Edition] FREE! Thursday – Friday – Saturday – Sunday – Monday! Download Today! Write a Amazon Review! Thanks in advance for your support! Book Description Publication Date: May 19, 2012 … Continue reading

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Reading Revisited: Has Technology Changed The Way Reading Is Taught?

What do we know about reading? Six years ago, I undertook action research in my classroom to understand reading in depth. I wanted to understand what I needed to do in order to ensure all of my students were successful … Continue reading

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Thomas, Welcome to Jing! Tell All Your Colleagues About Us!

Hi Thomas, Communication has evolved, thanks to Jing – the always-ready service that allows you to instantly share images and video, from your desktop to anywhere. Tell your friends about Jing! Jing’s free, and while your friends don’t need Jing … Continue reading

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“We Don’t Have Internet At Home” Is No Longer An Acceptable Excuse

I regularly read blogs of ELT professionals (every day) in order to stay up to date (“be the first to know”) on what is happening in my field. Scott Thornbury in his excellent blog, An A-Z of ELT, is always … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: A Look Back At #EdCamp Toronto 2011

It’s all about the questions… No agenda… Learning from others… 21st Century creating an engaging learning space… The people here are here on a Saturday morning because they are passionate about education…

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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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#EdcampSantiago: “Todo Mérito se Salva”: Pensamientos Pedagógicos (Gabriela Mistral)

Sábado, 14 de enero, en la Universidad Mayor, en la sede Manuel Montt (Av. Manuel Montt 367), 300 profesores y futuros profesores se van a reunirse para participar en un evento inédito en Chile de desarrollo profesional. Nunca es temprano … Continue reading

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#EdcampSantiago 2012: Te toca compartir

http://www.eventbis.com/edcamp El primer Edcamp en Santiago llega en enero! Edcamp Santiago 2012 es un evento gratuito, libre y abierto donde el contenido de las charlas o ‘desconferencias’ es generado por los propios participantes. Durante todo un día los participantes comparten … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: Who Dares? ¿Quién se atreve?

It’s always good to reflect, from time to time, whenever you’re involved in something that has a degree of complexity. As a teacher, reflection helps us to identify how well things are going, and more importantly, how to improve things … Continue reading

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Teacher Observation & Feedback: What Feedback Would You Give? (Video)

We watch a Biology teacher, Chris Miller, in action for 9 minutes. You can stop the video, go back, go forward, back again, as often as you like. Watch the teacher. Watch the students. For your feedback, what do you … Continue reading

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