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Oliver Twist is Alive & Well: Charles Dickens Would Be Proud

Charles Dickens is two hundred years old this year. Yes, let me give you the numbers – 200. Better yet, why not join in on the celebration, the Dickens celebration, Dickens 2012, the British Council Dickens celebration. Just click this … Continue reading

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Teaching Academic Writing

Teaching Academic Writing [Kindle Edition] This book is highly practical while addressing the theory underpinning academic writing. It is organized into three parts. Part One: “Writing for Scholarly Publication”, takes a historical look at Academic Writing to inform contents for … Continue reading

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Thomas Jerome Baker: Amazon Author Page

My Amazon Author Page I recently updated my author page at Amazon (yesterday). It dawned on me that if I didn’t let you know about it, no one else would either. I’ve written a total of 30 books now, ranging … Continue reading

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Smashwords Purchase Notification: The Professional Learning Network

Dear Thomas, Per your request, we’re writing to notify you someone has purchased your book: Title Qty List Price Coupon Price Paid Gift Discount Proceeds The PLN: Professional Learning Network 1 $0.99 None $0.99 $0.00 $0.56 Total items: 1 Total … Continue reading

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Celestial Games

Celestial Games by Thomas Baker Will you tell me a story, Storyteller? A story, Little One? Yes, I shall tell you a story. Your story will be a story of Man, Leprechauns, Aquarians and celestial spirits… Celestial games View more … Continue reading

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Thomas Reply to Valeria: An Open Letter – Regarding Teaching and the Black Male Teacher #CCK11 #ELTchat #edchat #ukedchat #esl #efl #elt #education #elearning #lrnchat #TESOL #IATEFL #Egypt #edtech #Obama

Hi Valeria, Thank you for spending such a long time with me, here, patiently explaining to me how this particular question, the Black Male Teacher, plays out in your context, in Brazil. I am indebted to you for your first-hand … Continue reading

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Facebook as a Professional Learning Network (PLN)

Facebook as a PLN. I’ve been using my Facebook page as a PLN almost exclusively since I started using Facebook. I didn’t set out to do this, it just happened that way. Yet here I am, again, in media res. … Continue reading

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Does The Language We Speak Shape How We Think?

Does the language we speak shape how we think? I find this question to be an intriguing one. In fact, it was recently the subject of a lively debate at the Economist news magazine. Now, I speak three languages rather … Continue reading

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NNEST Discrimination: A Counter-Reply to Patricia Rose

Thomas Baker – Chile Experienced EFL Teacher, Teacher Trainer, Writer, Editor, Conference Speaker, Consultant Thomas Baker • Hi Patricia, Your solution #2 is fantastic. All ELT teachers would be well advised to use a teaching video as a marketing tool. … Continue reading

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The Thomas Baker Daily Newsletter

The Thomas Baker ELT Daily

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