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5 Reasons Why I Love Teaching [Video]

5 Reasons Why I Love Teaching [Video]

Being a teacher isn’t simple but there are some benefits 🙂  

Does communication with kids and teens affect you?

Does communication with kids and teens affect you?

Any act of communication – whether it’s verbal or non-verbal, with a person your age or not, with a human or an animal – affects you in a certain way. You may not even notice but we usually tend to adjust to the situation and […]

What to do if the amount of New Vocabulary is unbearable (Part One)

What to do if the amount of New Vocabulary is unbearable (Part One)

Without a doubt, vocabulary is the basis of learning a foreign language. In comparison to studying your mother tongue, where the main focus is on grammar, you’re able to survive abroad without proper knowledge of grammar rules (hopefully, my students won’t see it). When you’re […]

How to settle your students for Success

How to settle your students for Success

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that it’s impossible to reach a high level of education (or anything) without a success-oriented mindset. What I’m getting at, if you don’t believe in yourself, there won’t be any prominent outcome. In your teaching practice you will most likely […]

Teaching English To Russian Children

Teaching English To Russian Children

It’s storytime today! This category is dedicated not to some random theory but to real episodes from my experience as a teacher. The very first story is some kind of an overview of my job with the emphasis on its fun part. Six months ago […]

Favourite songs as an instrument of Learning

Favourite songs as an instrument of Learning

Eventually in our studies we all get bored with textbooks or other conventional sources of knowledge. Nowadays, in order to enliven their classes, a lot of teachers use practically everything the world is giving to us. It’s a law of nature: if you want to […]

How to make a good first Impression

How to make a good first Impression

Remember your first time as a teacher? How did you feel? Were you nervous about your students’ attitude to you? I was. Since then, I have grown up as a teacher and become less anxious about first impressions. It becomes easier and more natural with […]

The perks of being a Private tutor

The perks of being a Private tutor

The most common way of teaching is doing it at various educational establishments like schools, colleges, etc. But have you ever considered the option of teaching privately? This has been my job for almost seven years now and I can’t say that I’m disappointed. Quite […]

How not to lose Enthusiasm

How not to lose Enthusiasm

Enthusiasm, whether it’s yours or your students’, is a steering wheel of learning. Your brain may join forces with motivation, as an engine works together with an accelerator, but can you imagine where it could lead you without a wheel? Let me give you an […]