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The Challenge of Learning: The Future We Want

Even though there may be many different visions of “the future we want”, the well-being of society is a shared destination. The OECD asked students from around the world to describe the future they want, to articulate their hopes, dreams … Continue reading

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Languages Week Scotland: #ScotlandLovesLanguages

National Languages Week Scotland is being celebrated from 1-5 February and the theme is Celebrating Scotland’s Languages Landscape. How are you celebrating? Look out for stories and activities from @AllianceLangs @LangsWeekScot #ScotlandLovesLanguages SCILT is delighted to support Languages Week Scotland … Continue reading

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Rethinking Class Size: The complex story of impact on teaching and learning. by Peter Blatchford and Anthony Russell

As stated in Chapter 1, this book addresses four main aims, which are to: 1. critically review this evidence on the connection between class size and academic attainment 2. better understand the connection between class size and classroom processes 3 … Continue reading

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How Teachers Want Emergency Distance Learning Improved

“Edtech Is Not The Future” Kara Newhouse Source: Mind/Shift Teachers from across the country reflect on their experiences teaching during the COVID-19 outbreak. In this post, seven teachers describe the emotional experience of recent months and share some of the … Continue reading

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Classroom Strategies for Inquiry-Based Learning

About this course Inquiry-based learning aims to increase student engagement by helping learners develop hands-on, minds-on skills. This education and teacher training course explores the 5E instructional model and its uses in the classroom. You will have the opportunity to … Continue reading

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#FREE #ASMSG The Past Has No Power #Thunderclap

Please take a moment and support my Thunderclap campaign. I need 223 supporters in 2 days 🙂 Thanks in advance… https://t.co/1r3AWnhNCo — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) April 8, 2016   ╚►https://t.co/T8y3fyzG9U Read GR8 #Books!╰┄🚇┄╮ ╭┄💥┄╯ ╰┄🚇┄╮#ASMSG╭┄💥┄╯ ╰┄🚇 @KindleFreeOne @FreeReadFeed @KindleDaily … Continue reading

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Reverbnation & 2013 Catalog of Books by Thomas Jerome Baker

Reverbnation is a pretty cool site. I like the idea that I can add photos of my book covers, my video booktrailers, and my blog posts. It’s a place where I can bring together a lot of material to share … Continue reading

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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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#Teaching or #Learning: Which Is More Important?

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” ~ Maya Angelou What is it that language teachers need to know and do to be effective classroom practitioners and language teaching professionals? I ask the reader to … Continue reading

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Teaching & Learning English in Chile: What Every Teacher Should Know ($0.99 cents! Price sooooo low you can’t say no!)

***** 5-star price===> $0.99 cents! Less than one dollar for 4 Books Bundled into One big Book! Price soooooo low you can’t say no! 373 pages, active hypertext links to all 4 books and all 40 chapters in the book. … Continue reading

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