One of the most difficult things a person can do is asking for help. It should be a simple thing, but most of the time it’s not. The problem with asking for help is that you expose yourself – you become vulnerable! Or in the worst case, you expect to get in emotional debt to… Continue reading Marketing, Teaching, and the Power of Asking for Help
The new year is upon us – how has your 2021 been this far? I hope for 2021 full of hope for the world, but during the last days of 2020, I took some time to reflect. What were some of the things you learned from 2020? These are ten things I learned during this… Continue reading Ten Things I Learned as a Teacher in 2020
Last semester I had to start using remote learning. Working as a language teacher in upper secondary high school, I thought some parts were easier for me than for my colleagues teaching vocational subjects. However, there were other things that I didn’t know when this whole thing started and that was how we, as humans,… Continue reading How Do You Avoid Student and Teacher Burnout When Using Remote Learning?
If you had a time machine and could go back to meet a younger version of your professional self – what would you say? What would you tell this brand new teacher setting out on her journey? Here are five things I wish I knew as a brand new teacher: Find and maintain work-life balance… Continue reading 5 Things I Wish I Knew as a Brand New Teacher