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#Animoto is #Easy #Free #Amazing & #Funtastic

Four Fantastic FREE Books 4 U! by Thomas Jerome Baker on Oct 13, 2012 1,170 views Free books matter a lot. In the beginning, everything I wrote was intended for free. I had noticed that so many English language teachers … Continue reading

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Estudiantes de colegios municipales y subvencionados aprenden inglés en la U. de los Andes

Estudiantes de colegios municipales y subvencionados aprenden inglés en la U. de los Andes.

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Vittra’s Telefonplan School Without Walls: Is This The Future of Education?

Vittra’s Telefonplan School is a visually stunning school. As an educator, the first thought you have when you see it is , literally, “Wow! That’s one cool school…” Or maybe you ask yourself this question: “Is this the school of … Continue reading

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3 Tips For Writing Fun Blog Posts?

Three tips for writing blog posts is as easy as 1-2-3. Three is a magic number. A basic blog post has three paragraphs (minimum) and each paragraph has three sentences (minimum). By the way, that’s my first tip: 3 paragraphs … Continue reading

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Writing Is Fun, Isn’t It?

Fundamentally, writing is fun, isn’t it?. Funny, but I haven’t yet read a book or article that made the claim that writing is fun. Come to think of it, most books and articles that deal with writing make it crystal … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Quantum Learning: Kansas 3C School District Granted NCLB Waiver!

The McPherson Unified School District in Central Kansas has been granted a waiver from NCLB, from Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. (Quote) “In partnership with Quantum Learning and ACT, Inc., the school district developed the C3 — Citizenship, College and … Continue reading

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Connectivist Song of Love: Words on Walls #CCK11 #ELTchat

What’s your song? You know what I’m talking about. Your song. The song that lives inside of you. The song that you sing secretly when nobody is listening. The song you sing in the shower. The song that you know … Continue reading

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A Connectivist Writing Lesson: Words on Walls #CCK11 #ELtchat

Words on walls surround, Words on walls connect, Words on walls embrace, Words on walls bound, Words on walls elect, Words on walls face, Words on walls found, Words on walls – lovely. Friends of mine, these words To be … Continue reading

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Final: The 80-20 Rule Re-Visited: Implications for Teacher Talking Time #ELTchat

Welcome back dear Reader. We have come full circle my friend. It’s time to draw some tentative conclusions, and then go into the classroom to test our conclusions against the reality that we find there, each context being similar, and … Continue reading

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The Test Takers: Time To Teach Teens

Today my three teen students took a test. The test was based entirely on speaking. How did they do? Well, I’m going to tell you, I promise, but a little later. If I forget, remind me, OK? Me: For now, … Continue reading

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