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Analyzing Sylvia Plath Poems!



Miss Michele and Umema, (a 12th grader from Qatar Academy), are discussing and analyzing Sylvia Plath poems from the Ariel collection for IB English!


Why Monday is the most important day in the week (according to me)

Monday is probably the most dreaded day in the week by atleast few billions of people. Of course they have reasons – it’s the first day after the weekend, you have to come back to work, school, university after a nice relaxation, who doesn’t hate Mondays? 570 more words

Daily Rambles

While Black folk are immobilized and stuck on Ferguson, Asian ‘star’ tutors advance Asian achievement

Here’s today’s COMMENT FROM AN OLD FART: Amanda Ripley wrote in the Wall Street Journal article, The $4 Million Teacher: South Korea’s students rank among the best in the world, and its top teachers can make a fortune. 1,877 more words

Should You Hire a Personal Tutor To Pass the Social Work Exam?

Aside from this blog, I also work at an agency, a fee-for-service private practice under an LCSW, and I also tutor new grads and current students in the NYC metro area for the LMSW exam. 429 more words

Social Work Exam

Cold Turkey

Pool, beach or hammock? Hammock, beach or pool? Hmm…

That was the decision that faced me every day during my teaching assignment in Turkey. I was staying at Club Isil in Torba, near Bodrum, for six weeks to teach three Kazakh brothers and their cousin. 2,488 more words


Teaching IB Physics!


 Welcome back, Deana! Mr. Bishara is tutoring Deana in IB Physics (Measurement and Uncertainties)!


Inspiration for Tutors Too

With classes starting again, there are plenty of excited students and teachers.  I came across this article and even though it is directed towards teachers, the message applies to anyone who teaches, tutors, trains or facilitates learning.   19 more words

Adult Literacy