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“I Live In Chile” is #33 on Amazon Best Seller’s Rank! Help Make This Book #1

Help make this book Number 1! We are almost there! Buy this book! Recommend it to your friends! Write a 5 star review! Help promote this book! Thanks to you, dear friends and dear readers, I Live In Chile is … Continue reading

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Letroy and Emma Gathen – “Lots of Good People Come From Luxora”

“Lots of good people come from Luxora”. http://www.slideshare.net/profesorbaker/the-luxora-panthers Those words were spoken by Coach Letroy Gathen at the Luxora High School Class Reunion held last month. Coach Gathen’s words have the effect of infusing one with pride about who you … Continue reading

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When Was The Last Time You Cried – Tears Of Joy? #elemchat #edchat #education #ELTchat #CCK11 #ukedchat #esl #edreform

Teachers. We have the greatest job on the planet? Yes, teachers we have the greatest job on the planet. Today I shall be of few words. The last time I cried over a story someone else shared, I honestly can’t … 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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