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I Am My Own Teacher A Self Taught Learner

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    Maybe I Am Misunderstood?

    My mom thinks that because I spend the same time on the computer that my younger siblings spend at school I have a serious addiction problem. She has obviously never heard of homeschooling, and completely ignores the fact that I have library books related to what I'm studying...
    alderine alderine 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 22, 2011

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    Here Is Practical Explanation About Next Life, Purpose Of Human Life, Philosophical/Religious Facts, Theories Etc.

    ___________________________ *********** Practical Explanation ( For Example ) :- `1st of all can you tell me every single seconds detail from that time when you born ?? ( i need every seconds detail ?? that what- what you have thought and done on every single second ) can you...
    Haribol2332 Haribol2332 22-25, M Nov 26, 2013

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    Just about everyone I've met only sees a

    portion of me. I know I'm not well at expressing my hurt and sadness. I smile and laugh with my friends because nobody needs a burden. I think many people, even trained professionals have not been able to catch onto how ****** up I feel like I am sometimes. It's because I haven...
    sumone1somebody sumone1somebody 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 13

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    Me Too

    I am presently re-learning the German and Latin that I last learned at High School 25 years ago. With languages, you have to "use it or lose it." Sadly in the past 25 years I didn't use either of them since the day and hour of the exam. What is amazing is how much comes back to...
    yfronts36 yfronts36 41-45, M Mar 3, 2012

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    I Learn Differently.

    Growing up a dislexic in regular classes my teachers would get mad because i wouldnt pick up things fast or because i didnt understand how they were explaining it. So i was constantly finding new ways to learn what they were trying to teach. for one instance: my computer teacher...
    ttlisaof2 ttlisaof2 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    today i got a job as a graphic designer in photoshop..... i was totally self taught... never give up :)
    LittleCreates LittleCreates 22-25, M 3 Responses Nov 22

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    I absolutely love one of my ex teachers, he taught me in high school and the first time I had him we didn't bother with each other much. In my old high school we are like a family...
    avey10 avey10 18-21, F Dec 12

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    Ugh guys. I just want to Go so badly. I don't care how. I just can't do it anymore. But then again I can't. I can't go. Because I would be letting people down. People like my...
    Greenvines123 Greenvines123 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    So something big happened on Friday! First of all, I should say that he is my former teacher and I'm an adult. I'm 19 and he's 26... So here it goes, I came back to my old high...
    thatkid1195 thatkid1195 18-21, F 1 Response 24 mins ago

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    I had P.E last semester and I wasn't happy at all because I hated P.E I'm not an athletic type of person but right now at this very moment I feel like P.E class was the path way...
    hanibuccat hanibuccat 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    Guys, I have a question for you. How long do you think I should give my teacher to accept my friend request on Facebook? I know he is currently on break, so it should not take him...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    My name is Afraa, and I would like to write about the climax of my lifeā€¦ falling in love with my teacher. This particular teacher had a great impact on my life. In fact, I fell...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 21

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    He's gone now, nothing I can do. He announced that he was leaving today. When I asked the other teachers they said he would be staying, and I think he knew it would upset us so he...
    CindyLEvans CindyLEvans 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    Self esteem issues are real! In fact they are more real now, than they have ever been! Living in a society obsessed by Image! Image! Image!, a society where the world is at the tip...
    pristee88 pristee88 22-25, F Dec 2

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    So when he left, he told me he'd be here for our parent teacher conference. I didn't really need it as I'm a straight A or high B student usually-and his class is my best. Despite...
    CindyLEvans CindyLEvans 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    It's been almost 3 weeks since you've taught us, almost one since I last saw you. I've never felt so depressed. I want to see you so damn badly. I can't take it, everything reminds...
    CindyLEvans CindyLEvans 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    Why do we park on driveways and drive on parkways? I honestly don't know this answer and my Sunday school teacher asked it a long time ago. it's been a mystery that none of us...
    s123456789s s123456789s 16-17, F Nov 24

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    Not me but daddy was telling me the other day in the car that when he was at school the kids got the slipper as a punishment. He said it was quite usual to see the boys slippered...
    Susanna96 Susanna96 16-17, F 5 Responses Nov 28

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    Soo today I was wearing black sweater and blue jeans with light brown combat boots and a bag same colour of the shoes ... With a necklace same boots and bag colour ;) hair was...
    InLove000 InLove000 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have always fought with an eating disorder and anxiety but this year I became involved with depression and self-harm. In the spring of 2014, I got involved in a car accident and...
    ecokismet ecokismet 22-25, F 10 hrs ago

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    Valentine's Day Fire Drill Ugh, this blasted day. I have always been an anti-Valentine's Day person. But that day, I refused to let it eat me up. I was actually in love for...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    He's my theatre teacher-And no, he isnt the stereotypical gay theatre guy. So stop there with that stereotype. Last year, when I was a new kid at my school, and I was sitting in...
    SilencesLullaby SilencesLullaby 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I am a life long learner. I have many learning goals. Most of them are related to work - currently. I write on EP as a break from my work learning. I also like to learn about my...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M Nov 26

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    I was a teacher four years ago, I taught 6th grade gym/health but I quit and I stay at home now! ;)
    maddytheMILF maddytheMILF 36-40, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    So... This teacher, let's call him Mr. K, is a in charge of student relation or something, all I know is that he's a physics teacher and that he's in charge of "helping" students...
    AoRagdoll AoRagdoll 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    There is some self-righteous teacher at my high school. As soon as the word "weapon" came out of my mouth, she got up, screamed at me, and am now in detention for a while just for...
    VinceOfOhio VinceOfOhio 16-17 Nov 24

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    Mirror selfie... iPad shows me as the human torch!? :-S
    Fennerbache Fennerbache 18-21, M 46 mins ago

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    I can't believe how much happened today it's just amazing. So I'll start from the beginning (it's going to be long, be prepared): Today I was (as always) at University, going to my...
    HelenaMai HelenaMai 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    I remember this day with complete clarity. I remember what I wore, what he wore, how my hair was, etc. I also remember how nervous I was. I was so young, fifteen years old and he...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F Nov 22

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    Updateee Tonight was the play, and we did great. I kind of took over as assistant director because the real one wasnt doing her job, and since I had done it before and enjoyed it...
    SilencesLullaby SilencesLullaby 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 5

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    I've tried so hard to stop but it's the biggest release I have It got so bad It was effecting me at school and people noticed I was pulled in for a really long meeting with a...
    AdventureIsAlwaysAroundTheBend AdventureIsAlwaysAroundTheBend 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    BRACELETS, TATTOOS, & LOVE Hey guys! I know it's been awhile since I've given an update about my former teacher, H. Now that I'm away at college it's been difficult not seeing him...
    PulpDiction PulpDiction 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 4

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    My friend, Joe, owns and operates an Internet Radio Station that was nominated in 2014 for "Radio Station Of The Year" by the ICMA (Inspirational Country Music Association)! It is...
    sandy2915 sandy2915 56-60, M 11 hrs ago

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    It was the first day of my sophomore year. At that time, I had no idea this year was going to be the best year of my life. Of course, on the first day of school, everybody was...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F Nov 22

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    when I was in high school I fell madly in love with this teacher that I had for history and English class at a one on one school. he would always talk to me about the most...
    psychedeliica psychedeliica 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 22

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    My 6th grader is having anxiety pangs about school because he does not like his teacher. He is in a 6/7 split class. This teacher is uncaring and takes a "hands-off" approach in...
    organizedmadness organizedmadness 41-45, F Nov 27

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    Im having a really hard time. I have that only one friend, she always drag me into her friends, her ''cool friends'' its hard, because i try to fit in and start to talk but its...
    ThatGirlR ThatGirlR 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    I've been thinking about this line throughout my adolescent years. It would be running through my head at every second. "You need to be more confident, then you could achieve...
    NatashaRose NatashaRose 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    So today I was wearing a yellow tank top which shows my chest a bit with jeans ,combat boots and flannel . I was sitting with my friend ... then the two ,libary and computer...
    InLove000 InLove000 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm going to my favorite high school next year. It's a private and a Christian school. I was in a public institution with 700 kids in the school and I hated it I was misunderstood...
    NamzyZizi NamzyZizi 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Seriously! at my age my friends are always teasing me for being single, their words are "When are you going to sentence yourself to life imprisonment" and i am just trying to joke...
    ShadesofWhite67 ShadesofWhite67 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    I wrote a poem to try and figure out how I feel about my self sometimes and this is what came out. I apologize for it being so long. My Many Faces By Lindsey Burkholder I have...
    beautybehindthefat beautybehindthefat 18-21, F Nov 22

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    You guys think you've got it bad? Well my teacher is the devil in disguise! Okay, it started out like a regular school year. Then at my f***ing conference, the teacher blamed me...
    KatanaMistress KatanaMistress 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    I've actually had a lot of hot teachers. If camp counselors and stuff like that are included, then I would have at least 500 hot teachers. I've had my 6th grade English teacher...
    demonface demonface 13-15, F a week ago

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    I can't help my feelings, they have a mind of their own. I'm totally crushing on like two or three of my teachers! (btw...I sometimes write erotic fics about them..)
    losingNemo losingNemo 13-15, F Dec 3

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