Well here we are, stuck in some sort of endless spiral, a limbo where we are in school, but also not. Just like my friends Chris and Orlando, I too, am a victim of wasting away the rest of the school year. Continue reading
Ah, just two more weeks of school left. Some of you may have already begun summer vacation, but those of you who are like me, are still trying to finish the home stretch of this school year out strong. About a month or two ago, I couldn’t wait until summer. Summer couldn’t come fast enough. But with only a few weeks left, call me crazy, but a part of me wishes that this school year can last a bit longer.
In order for teachers to teach, and students to learn, one criteria must be met. That is simply trust. This responsibility initially lies on the teacher; he or she must begin to establish this trust, the connection with students that makes them feel willing to learn from him/her. The teacher must show that they are willing to trust their students before students can trust the teacher. Otherwise, students will say to themselves, “Why should I listen to this person in front of the class?” Continue reading
Just came home from work or school? Do you ever find yourself tired and unmotivated to do anything at all with the dying temptation to just lie down on your bed and rest? Well of course we’ve all experienced this mood because it is a human instinct to want to rest after a long workday that had just drained the life out of you. You lie on your bed and your eyelids begin to close shut….BUT then you remembered that you have a lot of work to get done for the night. Well? What do you do? You have a few options. You can head to Starbucks and grab yourself a can of caffeine, you can choose to withstand your drowsiness and attempt to work diligently, or you can sleep. THE BEST AND HEALTHIEST SOLUTION IS… Continue reading