Tag Archives: Brazil

When to Slap the Teacher

If I ever say I am jealous of the gifts some teachers receive, please slap me… hard. Not only is jealousy wrong, but I have nothing to be jealous of.  Lately, people have given me so many compliments and so … Continue reading

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Green Tea KitKats and more

My student brought in two bags of green tea KitKats today. I was delighted, as were some of the students. Those who had never experienced them before were a bit confused.  While all agreed that the original was good, the … Continue reading

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July 9. 2014: Students Take the Iniative

  Today’s Perfect Moment is being bailed out by my students and my pair teacher.  I am pretty organized, but not perfectly so.  As a result, sometimes I forget things that I should do.  If it for the class I … Continue reading

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