I Teach

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    What I'll Be Teaching

    This year I will be teaching people how to ski and/or snowboard, whichever one I am assigned to. I have been skiing for many years now, and I have taught myself to snowboard very well. This will be the first time I will be teaching anything, so I am both slightly nervous and very...
    Darknessfang Darknessfang
    18-21, M
    1 Response Nov 8, 2011

    Looking Back!

    Teaching is an experience in my life. I taught in a high school for long 34 years.What  a feeling!  always surrounded by young & lively girls! We, teachers were the first ones to come to  know about all * IN * things of the city! music - books - fashion- movies...
    raymahuya0 raymahuya0
    61-65, F
    1 Response Nov 8, 2010

    School Is Cool

       I teach afterschool art classes at local elementary schools.  I was asked by a school if I would participate in the 3rd grade "Economics Day,"  a major event.   For an entire day,  each class rotates from room-to-room with "money" earned...
    Lilt Lilt
    21 Responses Apr 2, 2010

    Doctors Note

    I teach third grade in N.C and we have end of grade tests. One child came in a week before the tests that said he should be excused from taking the test until his cough goes away. The child says if I am still coughing the day of the test do I have to take the test? Lol If you...
    2B4ME 2B4ME
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 31, 2009

    Assistant Teacher And Loving It

    I really enjoy and get more satisfaction out of doing my job than I could ever describe. It is a gift and a huge responsibility to be a teacher. Kids are amazing!!! What they can learn and be influenced and inspired to do are all so incredible! Everyday I see how they grow and...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7
    36-40, F
    Mar 4, 2013

    A Typical Thursday Afternoon

    The way my university runs is that it crams all lessons into Tues, Wed, Thurs.  Which is OK as it means you only teach for three days a week.  The only problem is that by Thursday everyone is exhausted, restless and teaching a class on Thursday afternoon is like...
    Magg Magg
    3 Responses May 7, 2009

    Rewards of Teaching

    Today I received a letter from a student I had in the Fourth Grade in 2000-2001. She is graduating this year and she wanted to thank me for being one of her favorite teachers of all time. She said that I inspired her. She wants to be a teacher and she also wants to be a writer...
    2B4ME 2B4ME
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 1, 2009

    Ever since I could remember I always wanted to

    be a balley instructor I find it relaxing and fun. I teach little girl's how to do the moves I love teaching them it's pretty cool.
    emma176 emma176
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 23, 2014

    My Life Has Been Teaching

    I am 69 years old and have been a college professor for 41 years. I have taught Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, and engineering-related subjects like thermodynamics, heat transfer, fluid mechanics. I have averaged teaching four ( 4 ) courses a semester and two ( 2...
    platoman platoman
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Jun 2, 2009
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