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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

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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2011. Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez, Noomi Rapace, African Music, And Newborn Stars!

                    Happy Birthday Selena! We Add Our Greeting To The 26 Million Greetings You Have Already Received! Sing My Pretty, Sing!        1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia Heads To The Movies! A Star Is Born! Really … Continue reading

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210. Ed Sheeran, Beyonce, Streisand, Bocelli, Sugarland, And A Simple Favor!

                  1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia Lets The Music Play On, Play On! These Are The Ideas That Didn’t Make This Week’s Issue! Let Us Know If We Should Have Featured These Selections!        A. Singer/songwriter Ed … Continue reading

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209. Angela Bassett, Ultraviolet, C. W. Peale, LinkedIn, And The Weekly Puzzler!

                            An Editor’s Quick Note:       Let’s Talk Philadelphia just passed 25,150 followers on the international business and education site LinkedIn. LinkedIn has a half a billion members. Jessica Alba and her cosmetics firm … Continue reading

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208. Lady Gaga, Denzel Washington, Anita Baker, Thomas Eakins, And Your Finances!

                     Frances Palumbo 91 Years Of Special              Sorry You Didn’t Get To See Your Grandchildren! They Are A Hoot!           Let’s Talk Philadelphia’s Quick Notes: Topics That Didn’t Make The Column!           Willie Nelson, … Continue reading

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207. John Mayer, Auguste Rodin, Hearts Beat Loud, And Elvis Presley!

            Let’s Talk Philadelphia Brings It On!        The Sculptors, Musicians, Poets, Writers, Art Critics, And Historians!      1. Let’s Talk Philadelphia’s Music Picks For July Listening! John Mayer Is An Excellent Discussion Starter!    John Mayer … Continue reading

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