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We can be taught!

It is often said that “great teachers inspire”. That they go above and beyond academia and teach us little lessons. And that these “little lessons” are often more important than all the academic proficiency that we can gain during our time at school. 108 more words

Sid @ Iwrotethose

That little, damp, old, dark studio in Cairo*

Mr. Hamada Hossam el Din, may you rest in peace – these were the first words I wrote as I knew about this artist/teacher´s passing. He was one of the founders of “Reda Troupe” (directed and lead by my dearest teacher and friend Mahmoud Reda) and a wonderful teacher who touched the lives of many dancers (including mine). 270 more words

A Dancer´s World


Eight months. Those months meant a lot to me. Throughout these eight months, I taught students and was being taught by them too. I learnt a lot from them. 277 more words


You've Been Fairly Warned

Thick clouds rolls in.
The midday sky is dark as night.
Thunder echoes through the valley.
Bright electricity strikes the sky.

His muscular upper body stretches. 97 more words

Be True To Who You Are

In today’s celebrity obsessed culture we are all to quick to think we are unworthy, useless and ugly. It is upsetting to see young kids picking fault with themselves and wanting to be someone else and become something they are not. 306 more words


Ego, money and false promises: Michelle Rhee’s big secret and the collapse of education “reform”

Ego, money and false promises: Michelle Rhee’s
big secret and the collapse of education “reform”

by Jeff Bryant

There’s big money in education “reform,” and now it’s… 2,113 more words



Another Teacher’s day is past us. High chances are, that all ripe and rotund grown-ups will conveniently forget our own Gurus for the rest of the year, and instead, focus more on the Teachers of our own kids and tots and teens! 170 more words