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The streets of Saigon, week 4

Here I am, after three busy weeks studying and teaching in Saigon. I have already finished my observation and teaching practice classes, and handed in all the paperwork needed for my certificate. 1,051 more words


Compassionate Pineapple

When I was in the middle of moving from St. Louis back to my hometown three years ago I remarked to a close friend that I was going to start training to become a boxer.  631 more words


Learning to teach

I just got back home from giving my first ever real lecture. I’ve been bouncing around on adrenaline since 1pm or so, cycled there, did the thing, cycled home. 626 more words


Global public health through simulations and games

This post captures work from in our IB Global Politics Year 1 class, done on either side of my trip to the Netherlands to facilitate a workshop for new Global Politics teachers. 796 more words


Low level misbehaviour - the marijuana of naughty children

I found some time to write by virtue of forgetting to bring my marking home. I have been thinking about when low level misbehaviour becomes, just, misbehaviour. 303 more words