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Announcement from Higher Education Teaching and Learning

LinkedIn Groups Group: Higher Education Teaching and Learning Subject: Announcement from Higher Education Teaching and Learning CONFERENCES HETL has received over 300 proposals for our 2014 conference in Anchorage, Alaska – https://www.hetl.org/events/2014-anchorage-conference/ . We are also in the planning stage … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS & PRESENTATION PROPOSALS ON TEACHING AND ADMINSTRATION TOPICS IN HIGHER EDUCATION

HETL Official Video from Test Videos on Vimeo. Thomas, It is great to have you as HETL Liaison to Chile. We would appreciate your sending word of our forthcoming Alaska conference to as many people and institutions in higher education … Continue reading

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MOOC Pedagogy: Theory & Practice

The MOOC has its share of optimists and pessimists. Some see it as the next best thing since sliced bread, others see it as a waste of time, a passing fad that everyone is talking about lately, but will soon … Continue reading

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The 2012 English National Public School Debate Tournament in Chile: Zonal Finals

Zonal Finals bring the 2012 Chilean National English Debate Tournament to a close Source: Chile Ministry of Education – English Opens Doors Program English translation by Thomas Jerome Baker Profesorbaker’s Blog The winners were Don Bosco Salesian College, Iquique, in … Continue reading

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Joseph Stiglitz: For-Profit Colleges ‘Exploit Those At The Bottom’

Joseph Stiglitz is not a fan of for-profit colleges. Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate and chief economist of the World Bank, recently took to the pages of USA Today to denounce America’s widening wealth gulf, and probably to get a little … Continue reading

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#HETL: You are invited to submit a proposal

The HETL Review (To read the full article, please go to http://hetl.org) HIGHER EDUCATION TEACHING & LEARNING ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE JANUARY 13-15, 2013, ORLANDO, FLORIDA USA You are invited to submit a proposal for a presentation on emerging pedagogic or administrative … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: 2013 HETL Association International Conference in Orlando

Dear HETL Board Members, Ambassadors, Managers, Moderators. The site is now open for you to submit your conference proposals. Also, please post the below announcement to your universities website and forward to your colleagues. We look forward to seeing you … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago Calendar: January 14, 2012!

Edcamp Santiago 2012 Calendar! January 14 is the day! Peer to Peer learning and global collaboration with Edcamp Delta! ¿Cuando? El sábado, el 14 de enero, 2012. ¿Donde? La Universidad Mayor, Av. Manuel Montt 367, (Metro Manuel Montt), Santiago de … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: Is There A Place For The Passive?

Is There A Place For the Passive? by Thomas Baker Japan TESOL Journal Excerpt Introduction Writers of stylebooks and many teachers, the latter perhaps influenced by the former, often advise students to “use the active voice” (see Hacker 2008; Manser … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: 10 Reasons to Join HETL

Why Should You Join HETL? For Edcampers at Edcamp Santiago, 2012, that’s an easy question to answer. Through the generosity of the International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Association (HETL), 10 lucky people will become the newest members of HETL. … Continue reading

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