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About tjpalumbo

Tom Palumbo is a nationally known and award winning author, teacher, technology designer, administrator, and grant writer. He has taught for thirty-five years in preschool through 12th grade classrooms throughout the quad state area. His ideas have made a difference in the way thousands of teachers, parents, and children read, write, do mathematics, use technology, and think creatively and critically. Tom’s twenty books on reading, writing, critical thinking, and mathematics have won four national book awards. 5,000 teachers and home schooling parents have matriculated through his graduate courses/lectures. 12,000 have signed up for his website. As Director of Pennsylvania’s Parent Information Center and New Jersey’s Citizen’s For Better Schools Resource Center, Tom received over two hundred commendations for his presentations to thousands of teachers, parents, and administrators throughout the Florida, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland area. Workshop participants receive idea loaded CD’s, access to hundreds of videos, PowerPoints, curriculum links, games, and lessons on his website, and an activity booklet filled with common core curriculum in line with local, state, and national standards. Instruction, on each of these resources, is presented during his presentation. Mr. Palumbo has over two hundred learning centers, bulletin boards, and project developers in reading, writing, poetry, literature, and math in make-it/take it item format that can, also, be part of any workshop program. Call or email Tom to set up a workshop for your organization. Tom Palumbo tjpalumbo@aol.com 215-262-9986 aimtjp.wikispaces.com

221. Queen Of The South, Choir! Choir! Choir!, Thrillist, Desserts, And The New Puzzle!

               1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia’s Binge Music Watch And Listen Suggestions! Three Venues Are Hosting A Wealth Of Creative Music For The End Of May! June Music Tune-ins Are Included, Too! Golden Duets, Pub Choir, And Choir, Choir, Choir! … Continue reading

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220. Grace Potter, Jessica Chastain, Mary Shelley, Titus Welliver, Robert Frost, And The Monthly Survey!

                  There is but one solution to the intricate riddle of life; to improve ourselves, and contribute to the happiness of others. (Mary Shelley)     1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia Salutes Poetry Month (April) Mary Shelley And … Continue reading

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219. Bad Boys III, Steve McQueen, Aeronauts, Global Warming, David Baldacci, And Nancy Watson Art!

                        1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia Celebrates The Super Bowl! Miami Hosts This 54th Classic! There Is No Off Week To Rest And Recuperate!      Congratulations Andy Reid for taking the Philadelphia Eagles to the Super Bowl … Continue reading

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218. 21 Bridges, Turmeric, Office Bonding, Judy Viorst, And The Knight Before Christmas!

              Happy Thanksgiving And Holidays To One And All!   1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia’s Annual Holiday Poem Of Wisdom! May The Holidays Bring You Friendship, Understanding, Joy, and Wisdom! Thank You Nick Kenny For Your Wisdom Poem!      The … Continue reading

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2017. Falling Inn Love, Frozen, Maren Morris, Eating For Beauty, And Dyslexia!

                       You Really Should Visit Amazing Philadelphia In The Fall! Please!             1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia’s Call-out For Articles And New Ideas! Join The Discussion With A … Continue reading

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216. Brad Pitt, Jennifer Lopez, Gina Torres, Lauren Daigle, And Justin Derosa’s Photography!

          Do not forget to read past columns of Let’s Talk Philadelphia if you enjoy history, fashion, television, music, books, movies, sports, fishing, bingo, chocolate, the arts, and creative articles and points of view from people throughout the … Continue reading

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215. Game Of Thrones, John Wick, Aladdin, Halle Berry, And Drake!

                            1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia’s Readership Continues To Grow! The Bottle Of Wine Giveaway To New Readers Was An Awesome Idea!           As our readers get younger and our writers … Continue reading

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2014. Martin Luther King, Jr., Jennifer Lopez, Kevin Hart, And Masha And The Bear!

                                     1. Let’s Talk’s Philadelphia Says Thank You! A Philadelphia Column That Talks To The World! The World Has A Sense Of Humor! We Hope!         Thank … Continue reading

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213. Julia Roberts, Widows, 2019 Poetry, Weston’s Cultural Sensitivity, Piccini’s Mud, And Sanchez Writes!!

                   Let The Holiday Talk Begin!          1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia Compares Pretty Woman To Homecoming! Julia Roberts Leads A Gaggle Of Big Stars To The Small Screen! The lines separating the … Continue reading

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212. Queen, Redford, Hypnotic Eyes, Frankenstein, Rock And Roll, And Heintzelman Networking!!!

                      1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia’s Call-out For Articles And New Ideas! Join The Discussion With A Unique Idea Or A Creative Project! Let’s Talk Philadelphia, now, has 26,100 followers on LinkedIn. This is an eleven hundred follower increase since … Continue reading

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