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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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I Live In Chile: What Does It Mean? (to live in Chile)

“Negotiated meaning”: What you take from a book may be very different from what the author puts into it. We cannot ask, “what the text means”, for each reader brings to it different knowledge, experience, attitudes and needs.” – Michael … Continue reading

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Valid For Life: Should All English Language Teachers ReCertify Every Year? 2 Years?? Never???

Firstly, yes, let me be clear: Native and Non-Native Teachers of English are included. That’s what I mean by “all” – everybody, everyone who is a Teacher of English in a Second or Foreign Language context. So, here’s the Million … Continue reading

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Amy Winehouse: Angel Song

Amy Winehouse: Angel Song The day Amy Winehouse passed away, I wrote a blog post in which I simply tried to let Amy tell her story, in her own words, through the many recorded interviews she left behind, primarily on … Continue reading

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Time Never Stops: Die Zeit Hält Nicht An – #Rap #Book #Music #Author #Writer #Selfpublish

How’s Your German? Don’t worry, mine isn’t very good either. It’s been 16 years since I last spoke German. I can still read, still write, still understand, but to speak German takes conscious thought now. I’m out of practice… But … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: One day of life in Finland…”Not much different from one day of life in your country”

The newly published Statistical Yearbook of Finland 2011 describes precisely the society and its development in Finland. For example, the statistics in the Yearbook reveal that if all events of 2010 are evenly divided between the days of the year, … Continue reading

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Amy Winehouse, In Her Own Words (Interview(s) About Her Life, Love, London & Music)

Pinterest: Thomas Jerome Baker Paperback books on Pinterest by Thomas Jerome Baker La Desconferencia: EdCamp Santiago (Spanish Edition) [Kindle Edition] Soy un maestro. Soy el más afortunado de todos quienes trabajan. A un médico se le permite traer una vida … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Ray Bradbury by Lawrence Bridges

You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.” — Ray Bradbury Source: Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray_Bradbury Ray Douglas Bradbury (born August 22, 1920 is an American fantasy, horror, science fiction, and mystery writer. … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson Is Alive: Hold My Hand

OK, I can hear you, saying, where did you see Michael? Well, chill out, relax, you know my name is Thomas, which goes a long way in matters of faith. So, hold my hand as I speak of Michael… I … Continue reading

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Octavio Wants To Be A Teacher

Octavio Pérez wants to be a teacher. He is only one of seven students who scored a maximum score, perfection, on the PSU university entrance examination, who wants to be a teacher. Understanding what motivates Octavio to make such a … Continue reading

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