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What #Writers & #Teachers Make: #Survey Says ==> less than £600 ($1000 Dollars) a year

http://t.co/rRUvJMLhOq RT @profesortbaker #Teacher #eltchat #ell #IAN1 #ASMSG #edu #indie #JT4a #esl #efl #elt #TEFL pic.twitter.com/E7zZ5w3SRg — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) January 19, 2014 Writers (authors) have a lot in common with teachers: most don’t earn a lot of money. … Continue reading

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When did you start listening to #audiobooks?

When did you start listening to audiobooks? We want to know! — Audible (@audible_com) October 22, 2013 When did you start listening to audiobooks? My first audiobook was Barack Obama’s “Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance“. … Continue reading

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#FREE! #GRATIS! Five Days $0.00 ! StoryTellers: In Pursuit of Happiness

Five Fabulous Free Days! Celebrate the Fourth of July with A FREE Book! July 3rd, July 4th, July 5th, July 6th, July 7th! Wednesday-Thursday-Friday-Saturday-Sunday! Book Description Publication Date: March 31, 2012 Story Tellers have always told the stories of man’s … Continue reading

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Wellington College: Outstanding Results in the IB Diploma

Outstanding results in the IB Diploma Source: Wellington College We are delighted with this year’s extraordinary IB results. In only its third year offering the Diploma, the average score achieved is 37.3 points (the equivalent at A level according to … Continue reading

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Theory of Connectivism: The Nature VS Nurture Debate #CCK11 #ELTchat

Quotes from Stephen Downes that I agree with, fully: “…a great deal of connectivism falls into the ‘nurture’ or ‘experience’ camp. That is to say, connectivism suggests that we start with a generally unshaped network of connections, and experience shapes … 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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Diversity in Ithaca: FaceBook as a Professional Learning Network (PLN)

I use FaceBook as a Professional Learning Network (PLN). It evolved that way, without any conscious effort on my part. I am connected with people who share my interests. The picture above was created by TouchGraph on Facebook. It shows … Continue reading

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Change The World – Just An Empty Phrase? Let’s Change The World!

How many times have you read or heard the phrase, “Change the World”? A thousand? A hundred-thousand? A million? A billion? Have we used it so much, over and over again, that there is no common understanding anymore of what … Continue reading

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