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why am i sad?

What is this feeling made of? It feels uncomfortable (like worry) yet exciting (like waiting for pizza).

It hums and bumps around underneath the events of a day (like a puppy in the saucepan cabinet). 302 more words

Missile Lanni

I have decided...

I have decided to do a thing. This thing is distracting from the thing I should be doing, no surprise. The thing is ‘letters & gifts’, it is titled this in my book thing. 252 more words


The end of one school year, the beginning of another.

This has been written with work mates at home in mind, but it has been a very interesting Japanese work cultural experience for me that anyone may enjoy. 1,820 more words

Finishing Strong

If you find yourself staring out the window during class, daydreaming about beach or lake days, not completing homework, or feeling overall academically sluggish, you could very well be suffering from spring fever. 514 more words

Character Education

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If you’re a student, you probably well know by now that it is “crunch” time. ( Meaning that, because standardized tests at the end of the year are approaching quickly, teachers are trying to squeeze in that last bit of the curriculum necessary to know to test… which means; LOTS of homework, tests, reviews, projects… and VERY LITTLE TIME to do it all. 80 more words


Life in a Japanese School - a comparison

I have been observing life in a Japanese school for two months now.  There are things that are similar and things that are very different to that of my Australian school.  1,547 more words

Reducing Teacher Stress

The end of the school year always becomes stressful. Teachers have an abundance of responsibilities that require time, effort, and planning. There are demands from administrators, parents, students, and your own family and friends. 648 more words