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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

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#writerRT #amwriting Excellence is not an act, but a Habit: Success is not a Surprise ► #ASMSG #BYNR #IAN1 #ebook #JT4a #esl #t4us #aga3 ► #RaveReviewsBookClub

http://t.co/iDt3g9ctxh ►★What Writers Make► #ASMSG #BYNR #IAN1 #ebook #JT4a #esl #t4us #aga3 ► #RaveReviewsBookClub pic.twitter.com/iPSyq3ecQ7 — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) January 21, 2014 “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.” ― … Continue reading

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Audiobook Success Story, or, “Who Listens to Audiobooks?”

ACX Success Story: Bella Andre Posted on September 26, 2013 by ACXsj Source: ACX (Audiobook Creation Exchange) Here at ACX, we love stories from authors who have found both creative and financial success through audiobook creation. Inspired by a chat … Continue reading

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Teaching English Language Learners Worldwide: Theory & Practical Guide

Book Description Publication Date: May 5, 2013 It is estimated that over 1 billion people are currently learning English world wide. According to the British Council, as of the year 2,000 there were 750 million English as a Foreign language … Continue reading

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The Learning Curve (Pearson): Factors that Lead to Outstanding Educational Performance

Executive summary The goal of improving education today enjoys great prominence among policymakers and other stakeholders in societies worldwide. Although they may not be able to quantify it, governments in most countries recognise a link between the knowledge and skills … Continue reading

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Univ. of Chile Researchers’ Surprising Conclusion: Success of Chile’s “Schools of Excellence” due to selection

Study concludes that success of schools of excellence are due to selection Researchers at the University of Chile analyzed the academic trajectory of 28,000 students. by Elizabeth Simonsen Source: La Tercera Over three thousand (3000) students applied last year for … Continue reading

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Mark Coker, Founder of “Smashwords”, on E-Publishing

Smashwords’ Mark Coker on E-Publishing by Susan Johnston on Feb 20 2012 http://ebyline.biz/2012/02/smashwords-mark-coker-on-e-publishing/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/markcoker Mark Coker: Founder of Smashwords, an ebook distributor. Also angel investor, gardener, hiker, battler of squirrels, dreamer, doer, co-author of Boob Tube. Ebook publishing presents … Continue reading

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Meet My Publisher: Createspace

Publish Your Words, Your Way That’s the motto of CreateSpace, my publisher. In one week, I became a three time published author: Teaching Debate in Chile Teaching Academic Writing Celestial Games: The First Pot of Gold I still can’t believe … Continue reading

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Early Intervention: School Success in Finland

Why Is Teacher Development Important? Because Students Deserve the Best Great teachers help create great students. In fact, research shows that an inspiring and informed teacher is the most important school-related factor influencing student achievement, so it is critical to … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: Finland’s Blueprint for Success “A Genuine Task for Educators”

Would you like to replicate Finland’s success in your country? Answer: Of course. Well, to make that a reality, you have to start small, just like Finland did, 40 years ago. How small am I talking about when I say, … Continue reading

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