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From Principal to Lead Learner: New Roles for Changing Times (Exceptional Educational Leadership)

Book Description Publication Date: March 27, 2013 Exceptional Educational Leadership is an experiential account of educational leadership. It fills a gap in the literature by not only looking at leadership in a theoretical way, but offers the reader a practical … Continue reading

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Teaching & Learning English in Chile After SIMCE Inglés 2012: Quo Vadis? Where Are We Going?

SIMCE Inglés 2014 is one year away. Considering SIMCE English 2012, now behind us, and with SIMCE 2014 ahead of us, where is the teaching and learning of English in Chile headed? Quo vadis? Where does our teaching and learning … Continue reading

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The Limits of Language: Does Language Shape The Way We See The World?

Do you see the bridge strong and sturdy, or sleek and elegant? That may well depend on which gender the language you speak assigns to the word for “bridge.” The Limits of My Language Mean the Limits of My World … Continue reading

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Teaching English Language Learners Worldwide: Theory & Practical Guide

Book Description Publication Date: May 5, 2013 It is estimated that over 1 billion people are currently learning English world wide. According to the British Council, as of the year 2,000 there were 750 million English as a Foreign language … Continue reading

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Epiphany in A Cluttered Room [Kindle Edition]

Amazon Author Page: Thomas Jerome Baker ** Book Description Publication Date: April 27, 2013 I wrote Epiphany in A Cluttered Room because writing is life for me. I live to write and I write to live. It’s the first thing … Continue reading

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How to Write: Life After Writer’s Block

** “Show me how.” Sooner or later, everyone either says those words, or hears those words directed at themselves. I repeat, for emphasis: “Show me how.” Game on. Let’s give you now only one communication tool – the written word. … Continue reading

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FREE Today! The Professional Learning Network (PLN)

The PLN Professional Learning Network Authored by Thomas Jerome Baker I am grateful and thankful for all the informal and formal learning opportunities I have had access to through the individual and collective members of my PLN, my Professional Learning … Continue reading

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Educational Leadership: Inherited or Learned?

Quote: “Leadership is not a natural trait, something inherited like the color of eyes or hair…Leadership is a skill that can be studied, learned, and perfected by practice.” – The Noncommissioned Officer’s Guide (1962) Military leadership is learned. It’s not … Continue reading

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FOUR FANTASTIC FREE BOOKS 4 U! Only 4 More Days!

DEDICATION These four books are dedicated to all people, the world over, who enjoy a good read, a fast read, with characters who you learn to love, about a topic that touches your soul. My profession, English Language Teaching, touches … Continue reading

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