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#PublicSpeaking: What #Amazing Nonsense You Are Talking! #ASMSG #IAN1 #IARTG #edchat

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, from … Continue reading

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#MOOC: You Are Now A Courserian: Welcome to Coursera!

Hi Thomas Jerome Baker, Welcome to Coursera! You’ve just joined a community of hundreds of thousands of students who are taking courses, and changing the face of higher education. At Coursera, you can take courses from the top universities, for … Continue reading

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He Turned Around & She Said: “I’ve Been Looking For You All Night!”

“Whatever Lola wants, Lola gets”… Let’s dance… Sofia Vergara stars in a new Diet Pepsi spot proving once again that whatever Lola wants, Lola gets. Sofia must think on her feet, using her wit and charm to dance her way … Continue reading

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#EdcampSantiago: Focus on Informal & Social Learning

Edcamp Santiago 2012 is “The” opportunity to develop your professional knowledge, skills and abilities, in a sustainable manner. What do I mean? Consider this typical seminar announcement: “Highly regarded experts from Europe and the USA will participate in this seminar.” … Continue reading

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A Sage on the Stage: What #EdcampSantiago Is Not

#EdcampSantiago is making progress. In less than a week’s time we’ve gone from an idea to a reality. We have a superb, fantastic, talented, edtech-savvy, social-media using, local organizing team in place, on the ground in Santiago. The team is … Continue reading

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Lavín firmó convenio con EEUU para “importar” profesores de inglés

Rodolfo Gasset Nación.cl “Vamos a traer a profesores de inglés, expertos en la enseñanza del idioma, para que vayan a nuestros liceos de excelencia a trabajar con los niños, y para que entrenen a nuestros profesores”, explicó el ministro de … Continue reading

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English Summer Town 2011: Another Great Experience

My friends, I’m back. For the past week, January 10 – 14, 2011, I was involved in the Chilean Ministry of Education (MINEDUC) Programa Inglés Abre Puertas (English Opens Doors) English Summer Town 2011 for teachers of English. I taught … Continue reading

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