I honestly dislike when something is problematised, I don’t like victimhood-fostering behaviour either. However, no matter how I look at it – the teaching system, at least here in Australia, is completely lost. I don’t even know where to begin. Maybe we can start here: I do not dislike teaching, in fact I think I…… Continue reading The Problem With Schools Now: Why I’ve Stopped With My Teaching Degree
You know what I would have been doing as a part-time career if I had been born a century ago? Governessing. Is that even a word? Alright, being a governess. Being a governess means to be a caretaker and tutor privately for children in upper middle class to upper class families, mainly based in Europe…… Continue reading You Know What? Bring Back Governesses!
As someone who already has plenty of teaching experience and is currently studying teaching, I’ve been noticing a pattern with parents’ behaviour towards their children’s schooling in the recent decades, especially comparing Asian and Western countries. It happens much more in Western countries rather than Asian countries though it’s been happening all the same. Parents…… Continue reading Dear Parents, Your Kid’s Teachers Are Not Their Parents
Some of you may know (or not know), I grew up from my teens with a single father. Am I a hypocrite? In fact, I don’t think so. With my circumstances, it was definitely not possible for my parents to stay together, this has only supported my contention in the fact that single parenting does…… Continue reading Single Parenting: Avoid It If You Can!
In Australia and many other countries, this Sunday is the special Mother’s Day, which to me is a somewhat bittersweet time. All the imagery of smiling mothers, feminine gifts and flowers make me a little melancholy yet hopeful at the same time. As some of you would know, I was raised by a single father,…… Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day: Maybe One Day For Me?
As some of you would know, I am currently studying to be a teacher, an elementary school teacher to be precise and I love being able to teach and take care of the littlest children. My passion has always been for children because I enjoy taking care of things, whether it be a house or…… Continue reading The Education System: Even Our Youngest Children Are Doomed
Many of you would notice here that I use the same sort of style for the images that I pair with my blog posts. Sometimes they are easy to find, at others they are quite difficult as I want them to truly reflect the message or at least the title of my post. However, one…… Continue reading The Slander Of The Retro Woman In Modern Times