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Could #EbolaOutbreak Make the USA Turn to Science? #ASMSG #Ebola #EbolaResponse

How the CDC is training healthcare workers to fight Ebola http://t.co/z1QckwjeX4 — Washington Post (@washingtonpost) October 26, 2014 NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—There is a deep-seated fear among some Americans that an Ebola outbreak could make the country turn to … Continue reading

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Socrates: “I Am A … Citizen of the World”

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world. — Socrates — Ed Coburn (@EdwardJCoburn) September 14, 2013 Being a “Citizen of the world” is a big responsibility. The term implies that you have a … Continue reading

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Desire to Read & The Reading Recitation

First things first. If you are going to teach reading, you have to be a reading teacher. A teacher who does not like to read, or who has not acquired the habit of reading, will have difficulty being a reading … Continue reading

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#Culture of #Excellence: #Accountability & the #International #Baccalaureate

“The culture of excellence” – Presidente Rafael Correa of Ecuador, referring to the International Baccalaureate… Firstly, let me make my position clear: The International Baccalaureate has the best education system in the world. If you doubt the sincerity of my … 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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10 Professors Who Are Institutions At Their Schools

Tim Handorf Hi Thomas, We at Bestcollegesonline.com recently came across your blog and were excited to share with you an article “10 Professors Who Are Institutions At Their Schools” that was published on our blog at Best Colleges Online Blog … Continue reading

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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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The Teacher’s Guides To Technology & Learning (by Edudemic)

Welcome to the official guide to technology and learning by Edudemic! This part of Edudemic is meant to offer you, the teacher, some of the best and most popular resources available today. We’ve combed through hundreds of resources in order … Continue reading

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The Teacher’s Personality & 5 Great Schools of Teachers

For more than 400 years, the personal essay has been one of the richest and most robust of all literary forms. Distinguished from the detached, formal essay by its warm, friendly, conversational tone, its loose structure and drive towards candor … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS & PRESENTATION PROPOSALS ON TEACHING AND ADMINSTRATION TOPICS IN HIGHER EDUCATION

HETL Official Video from Test Videos on Vimeo. Thomas, It is great to have you as HETL Liaison to Chile. We would appreciate your sending word of our forthcoming Alaska conference to as many people and institutions in higher education … Continue reading

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