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Measuring my ego through my test scores (the unseen pain of low test scores for my teachers)

My personal interaction with test scores comes in so many different levels.

First, as an individual and as a student, I have always remembered high test scores as my goal in life. 1,017 more words


My Decision to Homeschool: From Fear to Peace

Well, I suppose it is high time I put my money where my mouth is. A growing skepticism over issues with today’s schools has moved me to decisions I never once thought I’d need, let alone, want to make. 829 more words

Parent-Teacher Conference

So, I participated as a teacher in my first parent teacher conference today, just observing. The student has a low grade in the class with assignments that were not completed. 277 more words



I never really liked social studies…or socializing…or studying.


Standardized Individualism, the oxymoron of test time

This blog was created to extend the discussion about the effects of year-end exams and why they should not play such a major role in determining a student’s year-long progress. 878 more words


Getting Your Drivers License

Getting your drivers licence can be a scary, stressful process. For some people, they are naturally good drivers and like to drive, but other people hate driving. 153 more words


Dealing with Test Anxiety

I’ve always been a generally anxious person; I have a large collection of phobias and fears that I could easily list off for you. However, in the past 2 years or so, I’ve developed more severe anxiety … and occasionally get panic attacks- which is not exactly a fun experience. 714 more words