I recently read this article on a blog site about a 'good' teacher being a 'self-abuser' teacher. It obviously caught my attention and really got me thinking about myself as well as my colleagues as my point of reference, comparison, and source of inspiration. Yes, I measure myself and some of my progress against people... Continue Reading →
Teacher, Don’t Suffer in Silence
I once saw a picture that said "If your profession has an 'appreciation day' it is probably because you are not being paid enough". I laughed in realisation that truer words were never spoken/written. Earlier in this month, 5th October, we observed World Teachers' Day. As we know, teaching is a very noble profession that... Continue Reading →
I am about to start the second quarter of my job of being a teacher. How exciting and scary it all is. Exciting because I really enjoy teaching and seeing lightbulbs turn on with each student that I teach. Scary because the second term is short and consists of an exam period that I need... Continue Reading →
Getting your mental health, your wellness
Our minds are magnificent and powerful things. Able to do extraordinary work. However, there is one catch ... You have to learn how to take care of it.
Valentine’s Day over the years
The evolution of Valentine's Day from my perspective is the definition of "turning tables" ... I used to love this day so much. Obsessed is perfect for how things started out ...