Based on what we read in "The gardener and the carpenter" we conclude this double episode with thoughts on how things need to change for and between teachers and learners.
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And so Roger recounts some experiences with English teachers he visited at school and tells us what he thinks made a great language class.
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To start off with, they make another new year's resolution concerning tips for teachers.
Peter then starts with a tip for people into training their own or their students' presentation skills: When it comes to rhetoric, watch and learn from president Obama!
Obama's farewell address
A prime example of his brilliance as an orator.
An annotated transcript of the speech
If you want more detailed information.
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Your RoPeCast team wishes you and your loved ones all the best for 2017. Stay tuned!
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Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons: Watchmen
A group of somewhat different superheroes has to deal with a murder case at the brink of World War III.
David Small: Stitches
The son of an X-ray doctor looses a vocal chord and his voice to cancer.
Allison Bechtel: Fun home
An autobiographical story of a homosexual coming-out.
Joyce Farmer: Special exits
The last four years of an elderly couple and how their daughter copes with her aging parents' peculiarities.
Craig Thompson: Blankets
The coming of age story of a boy, his first love and the ensuing problems with his devout Christian parents.
G. B. Trudeau: The Doonesbury Chronicles
The first collection of a famous American newspaper comic strip
G. B. Trudeau: Planet Doonesbury
An edition of later comics from the same series, with a very special advertisement on its front cover, that Peter reads out in the episode.
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