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Couch to 5k Day One

Couch to 5k Day One

Tweet So many times I have started working out to only stop. Something happens and I quit going to the gym or walking or whatever. So who knows how this will turn out, but here goes nothing. After talking to some of the people at my graduate school we created a Facebook group for those […]

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A Few Things Alaskan

A Few Things Alaskan

Tweet So I am still very serious about the possibility of moving to Alaska to teach. In researching different areas, if you haven’t noticed the state is HUGE, I’ve found a few that I am more interested in and a few I’d like to avoid. One thing that has helped me do a little research, […]

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Getting Close to Finishing Teaching Certification and Job Fairs

Tweet So I am just a few weeks away from being done with all of my student teaching. I have my week of culminating teaching coming up just before Thanksgiving and tomorrow I take my final certification test over pedagogy. As for the test, it is my final of three. I already passed the general knowledge […]

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What State Should I Teach In? I am Not Quite Sure Yet

What State Should I Teach In? I am Not Quite Sure Yet

Tweet Where to teach? In November I will finish my teaching certification through the Teacher Ready program in the state of Florida. However, I am currently living in Texas where I will be doing my student teaching. And I am really open to where I will wind up teaching in the end with three distinct […]

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Next Teaching Adventure: Alaska?

Tweet Wow it has been over a year since I last posted to my blog. The time has really flown by. I have been back in the US since then working on becoming a certified teacher. I am enjoying the process so far, but I am only half way through with the program. I chose […]

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My First Guest Article

Tweet I have been working on writing more and more lately as I build more sites. My goal this month is to write about 45 different articles. Some for here on Teaching Expat, some for Baseball Journeyman, and some for other sites. About a month or so ago I got the chance to write for […]

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Typhoon Dianmu

Typhoon Heading To Korea

Tweet Three people are dead and one is missing as torrential downpours hit Korea ahead of a typhoon.  This is the first time in 9 years that hard rain has taken the life of someone in Korea. Typhoon Dianmu is heading for the Korean peninsula.  It reached the southern part on Wednesday.   It should […]

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Seoul Bus Explosion

Seoul Bus Explosion

Tweet About 95 percent of the buses in Seoul run on Natural Gas.  Yesterday that was a bad thing. As a bus was pulling up to a red light, one of its gas tanks exploded.  Seventeen people, including 6 pedestrians, were injured.  One person needed surgery (she was sitting over the tank and needed surgery […]

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Feeling Homeless Again

Tweet I moved to Daegu just over 8 months ago.  I came from a small town in Florida where my parents were living.  It never really felt like it would be my permanent home, but I knew the area well.  My parents grew up there, I visited my grandparents there all my life, and I […]

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4th Time a Charm?

Tweet I haven’t forgotten about updating my blog.  I have just been too sick to do so.  I went to the doctor for the 4th time today.  I am feeling better, but I felt I needed more antibiotics to get over this horrible sinus infection.  I also got something for my sore throat.  I have […]

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