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Hypocrisy in the Profession of Education by Tom Whitby

Hypocrisy in the Profession of Education June 12, 2012 by tomwhitby http://tomwhitby.wordpress.com/2012/06/12/hypocrisy-in-the-profession-of-education/ Whenever I think of a teacher, I also think of a scholar. It has always been apparent to me that if one is to be an effective teacher, … Continue reading

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Why Blog? No One Actually Reads Blogs Anymore, Do They? 2010 In Review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is on fire!. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet … Continue reading

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Are there advantages to being a Non-Native-English Speaking Teacher?

NNEST stands for, “Nonnative English Speaking Teachers”. The native speaker / non-native speaker debate is still alive within the ELT profession. Furthermore, it makes no pretense of going to what would by now be a timely death. But that’s not … Continue reading

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