Tag Archives: reflection

I’m Nobody. Who Are You? Writing: Hobby or Profession?

Do you consider writing a hobby or a profession? This is a legitimate question for any author nowadays. Most likely, no two authors will ever answer this question in the same way. What I want to do is share my … Continue reading

Posted in Authors, Interviews, Reflections, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tener la camiseta bien puesta: “Have the shirt on well”

╚► https://buff.ly/2FeYjsP Según el Diccionario De Chileno Actual, la frase, “tener la camiseta bien puesta” significa:  Ser leal; entregarse a una causa; esforzarse en el trabajo; cf. puesto, hincha, dar lo mejor de sí. Por ejemplo: “la hinchada del … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Education, EFL, PLN, Reflections, Research, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Breaking From Tradition To Create A Culture Of Reading

Breaking From Tradition To Create A Culture Of Reading POSTED ON JANUARY 13, 2019 by Gary Armida Source: The Teaacher And The Admin Last June, I had the good fortune to address the senior members of our school’s National Honor … Continue reading

Posted in Authors, book reviews, Culture, Education, Interviews, PLN, Reading, Reflections, Teaching Tips, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quo Vadis? ¿Adonde Vas? Where Are You Going?

Quo vadis? ¿Adonde vas? Where are you going? Most of us have answered that question by now. The end of the past year and the beginning of the present year was a perfect time for such a personal reflection. The … Continue reading

Posted in Reading, Reflections, Writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Why I Hate School But Love Education: A Spoken Word Video Reflection

Provocative, makes you think, wonder and ponder, if you have a mind for critical thinking. What point does our narrator make that you find irrefutable, universally true, all the time, every day, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Debates, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Poems & Poetry: Our Story (Paperback edition)

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” – Maya Angelou With our roots deep in Arkansas, Maya and I share a Southern heritage. That is where … Continue reading

Posted in Authors, Connectivism, Culture, Reading, Reflections, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Video & New 2013 Catalog: Celebrating 1 Million Page Views!

** 1 Million Page views… What a marvelously magnificent milestone! And it comes on the eve of the IATEFL Conference in Liverpool, and I’m one of the official bloggers for the conference. What a coincidence, how these two events converge, … Continue reading

Posted in Connectivism, Culture, Education, Education Technology, EFL, Higher Education Teaching & Learning, Interviews, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Writing about Writing: A Reflection

Writing is something I enjoy doing, so much so, that I’m writing about writing. I have no fear of writing. I mean, I really like to write. What is it about writing that is so much fun for me? I … Continue reading

Posted in Reflections, Writing | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Author & Teacher: Reflections About Passion & Charity

Author and Teacher is one of the many ways I have of defining myself and essentially the way I spend the majority of my time on a daily basis. Monday to Friday I am a teacher and a leader, and … Continue reading

Posted in Baccalaureate, Connectivism, Culture, Education, Education Technology, EFL, Higher Education Teaching & Learning, Reading, Reflections, Research, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Open Letter to the Reader(s) of my Book(s): Thank You!

A long time ago, I once wrote what I considered to be an excellent article for an English Language Teaching (ELT) journal. After the journal politely refused to publish the article, I paused to reflect on what my next step … Continue reading

Posted in Connectivism, Culture, Education, Education Technology, EFL, Higher Education Teaching & Learning, Reading, Reflections, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment