Humor in the classroom

How do you behave when some incidents supposed to be serious turn to jokes that evoke laughter? Sometimes incidents in the classroom turn to jokes although those concerned, whether the teacher or the learner, is not aware and makes the situation funnier.

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The teacher

One of the favorite pastimes of my learners after their lunch is playing school and doing the role of a teacher excites them. In a real school situation, it is not that easy. That is why there are teachers who always look forward for dismissal, holidays and weekends but there are also those who are […]

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What causes the stress of school teachers?

There are many factors that cause the stress of school teachers. Most of these factors are work-related while some are personal related. Work-related factors include pressure in the workplace, meeting deadlines, living up to the expectations of the higher ups, and others. Personal related include relationship demands, physical and mental health, among others. All of […]

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Essence of education

There are various connotations about education. The most common is that education is the key to success. Some say that it is a pre-determining factor for prosperity, a weapon for life; others believe that it is a matter of recognition; still others reveal that education is what makes a person worthy to be emulated; and […]

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Teachers as health educators

The primary goal of education is to help learners gain knowledge and skills; It is also embedded in our Dep- Ed Vision that we should prepare learners with the skills and knowledge to be competent and to reach their full potential and contribute meaningfully to building the nation.   However, I believe that a learner, to […]

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