The Jobs that pay the bills

For years, I have dedicated myself in teaching English. In Indonesia or maybe in other countries as well, being a teacher is not a well-paid job, but it is quite prestigious. Being a teacher means that you are an academic, means that you are an intelligent, and people love that. I, myself, have gone through [...]

Advertisements

Why Applied Linguistics? 

It was three years ago I decided to look for school again, a master degree. As a Bachelor of English Education, I think I have been destined to be a teacher and it is so true that in the last few years I have been teaching English. It spontaneously came to my mind that I [...]

Bu Dosen

Genap satu bulan saya menjadi "bu dosen" dan mengajar di salah satu politeknik Jakarta (tepatnya saya berada di Kalimalang, Bekasi). Dalam rentan waktu ini pula, hidup saya berubah 180 derajat. Dari yang awalnya bebas tidur, kelayapan kemana-mana, sekarang tidur hanya 5-6 jam, harus ngantor dari pukul 8 pagi sampai 5 sore, atau dari pukul 1 [...]