Hồng Nhung, one of the four coaches of The Voice of Vietnam 2013, gave 100% of her support to Cát Tường. Thus, the audience’s votes for the two contestants on her team in the semifinal live show, Cát Tường and Hà Linh, did not count. Cát Tường safely entered the finals. That decision is only one of the amazing […]
Let’s see how people are going CRAZY. The New York Times SchoolBook City Teacher Data Reports Are Released Feb. 24, 2012, 11:21 a.m. By FERNANDA SANTOS AND SHARON OTTERMAN 7:17 p.m. | Updated After a long legal battle and amid much anguish by teachers and other educators, the New York City Education Department released individual performance rankings of 18,000 […]
The School of Athens Acknowledgements: I visited the Vatican Museums in summer 2007, which would not have been possible without the scholarship to study in the Lettuce University of Salads offered by an European governmental organization.
Source: Parents Who Teach: Stories from Home and from School, p. 61
EDWIN: What do you live by when you think about being a ‘‘good teacher’’? PHYLLIS: At the moment, my main thing is ‘‘Do less harm next time.’’ (Fendler, 2011, p. 469) References: Fendler, L. (2011). Edwin & Phyllis. Studies in Philosophy and Education, 30(5), 463-469.
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See Inside Out & Back Again – 1- for background information about the novel. Thanhha Lai’s 2011 National Book Award in Young People’s Literature acceptance speech from National Book Foundation on Vimeo. __________ (p. 261) Author’s Note Dear Reader: Much of what happened to Hà, the main character in Inside Out & Back Again, also […]
“This holiday allows students to express their respect to their teacher. Students begin preparing a week in advance, and many classes usually prepare literature and art to welcome teachers’ day, while other students prepare foods and flowers for the parties held at their schools. Students usually visit their teachers at their homes to offer flowers […]
On the flap of the cover Ages 8-12 No one would believe me but at times I would choose wartime in Saigon over peacetime in Alabama. For all the ten years of her life, Hà has only known Saigon: the thrills of its markets, the joy of its traditions, the warmth of her friends close […]
TED 2011 Talks: John Hunter and the World Peace Game The Installer’s Note John’s talk and his game are engaging. Someone and something precious for us to treasure. However, while I like the idea of “an empty space” where people could “create and make meaning out of their own understanding”, it appears to me that John’s […]