𝚁̷𝚊̷𝚌̷𝚢̷𝚕̷ 𝙾̷. 𝚃̷𝚒̷𝚗̷𝚍̷𝚞̷𝚐̷𝚊̷𝚗̷: 𝙱̷𝚞̷𝚒̷𝚕̷𝚍̷𝚎̷𝚛̷ 𝚘̷𝚏̷ 𝙳̷𝚛̷𝚎̷𝚊̷𝚖̷𝚜̷

𝙱𝚢 𝙳𝚘𝚛𝚎𝚜 𝙿. 𝙲𝚕𝚊𝚛𝚘 𝙴𝚍𝚞𝚌𝚊𝚝𝚒𝚘𝚗 𝙿𝚛𝚘𝚐𝚛𝚊𝚖 𝚂𝚞𝚙𝚎𝚛𝚟𝚒𝚜𝚘𝚛 𝙲𝚊𝚋𝚊𝚍𝚋𝚊𝚛𝚊𝚗 𝙲𝚒𝚝𝚢 𝙳𝚒𝚟𝚒𝚜𝚒𝚘𝚗 𝐄𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐲 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠, 𝐟𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐞𝐬 𝐚 𝐰𝐞𝐞𝐤, 𝐬𝐡𝐞 𝐝𝐫𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐬 𝐤𝐢𝐥𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐩𝐞𝐧𝐝 𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐚𝐭 𝐏𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐝𝐚𝐧 𝐄𝐥𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐒𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐥, 𝐏𝐮𝐫𝐨𝐤 𝟒, 𝐁𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐚𝐲 𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚𝐛𝐚, 𝐂𝐚𝐛𝐚𝐝𝐛𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐧 𝐂𝐢𝐭𝐲. 𝐅𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐬, 𝐢𝐧𝐬𝐞𝐜𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬, 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐞𝐫𝐭𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐜𝐚𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐭 𝐝𝐞𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐛𝐞𝐜𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 𝐬𝐡𝐞 𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬 𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐨𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐠𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐭𝐨 𝐞𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧. 𝐒𝐡𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐑𝐚𝐜𝐲𝐥 𝐎. 𝐓𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐮𝐠𝐚𝐧, 𝐈𝐏𝐄𝐝 𝐭𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐫, continue reading : 𝚁̷𝚊̷𝚌̷𝚢̷𝚕̷ 𝙾̷. 𝚃̷𝚒̷𝚗̷𝚍̷𝚞̷𝚐̷𝚊̷𝚗̷: 𝙱̷𝚞̷𝚒̷𝚕̷𝚍̷𝚎̷𝚛̷ 𝚘̷𝚏̷ 𝙳̷𝚛̷𝚎̷𝚊̷𝚖̷𝚜̷

𝐀 𝐒𝐏𝐄𝐃 𝐓𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐫’𝐬 𝐛𝐞𝐚𝐮𝐭𝐢𝐟𝐮𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐬

𝙱𝚢 𝙹𝚎𝚗𝚗𝚢 𝙲. 𝚂𝚊𝚙𝚘𝚛𝚊𝚜 𝚂𝙿𝙴𝙳 𝚃𝚎𝚊𝚌𝚑𝚎𝚛 𝙸𝙸 𝚃𝚊𝚕𝚒𝚜𝚊𝚢 𝙲𝚎𝚗𝚝𝚛𝚊𝚕 𝙴𝚂 𝚂𝙿𝙴𝙳 𝙲𝚎𝚗𝚝𝚎𝚛 𝙰𝚐𝚞𝚜𝚊𝚗 𝙳𝚎𝚕 𝙽𝚘𝚛𝚝𝚎 𝙳𝚒𝚟𝚒𝚜𝚒𝚘𝚗 𝗕𝗲𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗮 𝗦𝗣𝗘𝗗 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗶𝘀 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗷𝘂𝘀𝘁 𝗮 𝗷𝗼𝗯 𝘁𝗼 𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗸 𝗼𝗻 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗴𝗲𝘁 𝗽𝗮𝗶𝗱. 𝗜𝘁 𝗶𝘀 𝘀𝗼𝗺𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗚𝗼𝗱 𝗵𝗮𝘀 𝗽𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗻𝗲𝗱 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗺𝗲, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗶𝘀 𝗺𝘆 𝗷𝗼𝘂𝗿𝗻𝗲𝘆. In September 2013, right after passing the Licensure Examination for Teachers continue reading : 𝐀 𝐒𝐏𝐄𝐃 𝐓𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐫’𝐬 𝐛𝐞𝐚𝐮𝐭𝐢𝐟𝐮𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐬

𝐓𝐄𝐀𝐂𝐇𝐄𝐑 𝐂𝐇𝐑𝐈𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐄: 𝐋𝐈𝐆𝐇𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐆 𝐓𝐇𝐄 𝐖𝐀𝐘

𝐓𝐄𝐀𝐂𝐇𝐄𝐑 𝐂𝐇𝐑𝐈𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐄: 𝐋𝐈𝐆𝐇𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐆 𝐓𝐇𝐄 𝐖𝐀𝐘 𝘉𝘺 𝘋𝘰𝘳𝘦𝘴 𝘗. 𝘊𝘭𝘢𝘳𝘰 𝘌𝘥𝘶𝘤𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘗𝘳𝘰𝘨𝘳𝘢𝘮 𝘚𝘶𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘷𝘪𝘴𝘰𝘳 C𝘢𝘣𝘢𝘥𝘣𝘢𝘳𝘢𝘯 𝘊𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘋𝘪𝘷𝘪𝘴𝘪𝘰𝘯 “𝗔 𝗴𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗶𝘀 𝗹𝗶𝗸𝗲 𝗮 𝗰𝗮𝗻𝗱𝗹𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝘀𝘂𝗺𝗲𝘀 𝗶𝘁𝘀𝗲𝗹𝗳 𝘁𝗼 𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘄𝗮𝘆 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗼𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿𝘀,” 𝘀𝗮𝘆𝘀 𝗖𝗵𝗿𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗲 𝗔𝗻𝗴𝗲𝗹𝗶 𝗠𝗮𝗰𝗲𝗱𝗮 𝗗𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗲𝘇𝗼, 𝗮 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗱 𝗠𝗮𝗻𝗼𝗯𝗼 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝘀𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗼𝘄𝗻 𝗜𝗻𝗱𝗶𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗼𝘂𝘀 𝗣𝗲𝗼𝗽𝗹𝗲𝘀 (𝗜𝗣) 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗺𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁𝘆, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗶𝘀 𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝘀𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘆. Since she was continue reading : 𝐓𝐄𝐀𝐂𝐇𝐄𝐑 𝐂𝐇𝐑𝐈𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐄: 𝐋𝐈𝐆𝐇𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐆 𝐓𝐇𝐄 𝐖𝐀𝐘

𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐂𝐋𝐀𝐒𝐒𝐄𝐒, 𝐔𝐍𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐂𝐇𝐀𝐋𝐋𝐄𝐍𝐆𝐄𝐒

𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐂𝐋𝐀𝐒𝐒𝐄𝐒, 𝐔𝐍𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐂𝐇𝐀𝐋𝐋𝐄𝐍𝐆𝐄𝐒 𝘉𝘺 𝘑𝘢𝘬𝘦 𝘋. 𝘍𝘳𝘢𝘨𝘢 𝘋𝘶𝘨𝘮𝘢𝘯𝘰𝘯 𝘌𝘭𝘦𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘳𝘺 𝘚𝘤𝘩𝘰𝘰𝘭 𝘚𝘶𝘳𝘪𝘨𝘢𝘰 𝘥𝘦𝘭 𝘚𝘶𝘳 𝘋𝘪𝘷𝘪𝘴𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝗪𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗯𝗲𝗮𝘂𝘁𝗶𝗳𝘂𝗹𝗹𝘆 𝗰𝗮𝗿𝘃𝗲𝗱 𝘀𝗺𝗶𝗹𝗲𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘀𝗲𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗱 𝘁𝗼 𝘄𝗶𝗽𝗲 𝗮𝘄𝗮𝘆 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝗺 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗲𝘅𝗵𝗮𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗱 𝗳𝗮𝗰𝗲𝘀, 𝗮 𝗴𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗽 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗰𝗮𝗺𝗲 𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝗺 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗶𝗿 𝗳𝗼𝘂𝗿-𝘄𝗮𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗱 𝗰𝗹𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗿𝗼𝗼𝗺𝘀 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗽𝗲𝗻𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗻𝗼𝘁𝗲𝗯𝗼𝗼𝗸𝘀 𝗶𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗶𝗿 𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗱𝘀, 𝘄𝗮𝗹𝗸𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘀𝗶𝗹𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗹𝘆 𝘁𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗺𝗲𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗿𝗼𝗼𝗺. 𝗔𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝘆 continue reading : 𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐂𝐋𝐀𝐒𝐒𝐄𝐒, 𝐔𝐍𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐂𝐇𝐀𝐋𝐋𝐄𝐍𝐆𝐄𝐒

𝐌𝐲 𝐂𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

𝘉𝘺 𝘑𝘰𝘤𝘦𝘭𝘺𝘯 𝘓. 𝘕𝘰𝘨𝘶𝘦𝘳𝘢 𝘛𝘦𝘢𝘤𝘩𝘦𝘳 𝘐𝘐 𝘚𝘶𝘳𝘪𝘨𝘢𝘰 𝘊𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘗𝘪𝘭𝘰𝘵 𝘚𝘤𝘩𝘰𝘰𝘭 𝘚𝘶𝘳𝘪𝘨𝘢𝘰 𝘊𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘋𝘪𝘷𝘪𝘴𝘪𝘰𝘯 “ᴡʜᴇɴ ᴛʜᴇ ɢᴏɪɴɢ ɢᴇᴛꜱ ᴛᴏᴜɢʜ, ᴛʜᴇ ᴛᴏᴜɢʜ ɢᴇᴛ ɢᴏɪɴɢ.” The pandemic hit us all unprepared. As a teacher, I had questions about how to keep going with my job, given the odds stacked against us while everything seemed difficult. I could not continue reading : 𝐌𝐲 𝐂𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧