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King George VI to His People: The King’s (Real) Speech

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of watching the movie, “The King’s Speech”. As a teacher of English, watching it, almost made me cry. If I had been alone, maybe I would have. Cried. Cried real tears of pity, tears of … Continue reading

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#Literature: Video SparkNotes: Orwell’s 1984 Summary

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#Literature: Animal Farm (Animated Movie)

According to Wikipedia: “Animal Farm is an allegorical novella by George Orwell published in England on 17 August 1945. According to Orwell, the book reflects events leading up to and during the Stalin era before World War II. Orwell, a … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago Sponsor Spotlight: Edutopia (The George Lucas Educational Foundation)

The George Lucas Educational Foundation Our Mission The George Lucas Educational Foundation is dedicated to improving the K-12 learning process by documenting, disseminating, and advocating for innovative, replicable, and evidence-based strategies that prepare students to thrive in their future education, … Continue reading

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Facebook as a Professional Learning Network (PLN)

Facebook as a PLN. I’ve been using my Facebook page as a PLN almost exclusively since I started using Facebook. I didn’t set out to do this, it just happened that way. Yet here I am, again, in media res. … Continue reading

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