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Exceptional Educational Leadership

Everyone Is A Leader Authored by Thomas Jerome Baker “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” ~John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the USA. “Exceptional Educational Leadership” is … Continue reading

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New! Free MOOC Course: Fundamentals of Online Education (Planning and Application)

Fundamentals of Online Education: Planning and Application Fatimah Wirth Georgia Institute of Technology This is an introductory course on the fundamentals of online education. You will learn how to convert your face-to-face class into a robust online course based on … Continue reading

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Hockerill Anglo-European College: Record-breaking IB students

HOCKERILL Anglo-European College has celebrated another set of record-breaking International Baccalaureate (IB) results. Source: Herts and Essex Observer Is this real, or is it real? In 2011 Hockerill obtained 99% pass rate for the IB Diploma with an average point … Continue reading

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Classroom Behaviour: The 3 B’s

Recently, I made the claim that Chile is the best country in the world to be a teacher. I presented my evidence upon which I was basing my claim. Briefly, they were the beauty of the country, its diversity, the … Continue reading

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A Leadership Moment: An Interview with Chilean Mining Minister Laurence Golborne

LAURENCE GOLBORNE was the current Energy and Mining Minister of Chile in the Government of President Sebastián Piñera. In his role, Mr. Golborne oversaw the 2010 Copiapó mining accident rescue operations. His management of the rescue operation resulted in him … Continue reading

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FREE COURSE! Connectivism and Connected Knowledge (CCK11) – Instructors: George Siemens and Stephen Downes

The following information is extracted from the Huffington Post, written by Stephen Downes: Stephen: “On Jan. 17 George Siemens and I will launch the third offering of our online course called ‘Connectivism and Connective Knowledge’ — or CCK11. We use … Continue reading

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