Monday, 12 October 2020
Being a teacher has been my wish since college. I had many experiences, both good and bad, during my tenure for the past year working at a primary school in Klaten. I used every experience I got to prepare for the new school year.
Monday, 12 October 2020
At the end of 2019, the civil servant enrolment was opened. Being a non-permanent teacher, I was excited about the news, especially because I already obtained my teaching certificate. The selection test was scheduled to begin in 2020. I prepared for the test by meeting the administrative requirements and buying books to study.
Monday, 12 October 2020
The beginning of 2019 was the time I felt like I have failed as a teacher. At the time, a student in my Grade 5 class refused to go to school and then moved to another school. The incident crushed me as it made me feel like I had failed to handle a problem. My morale and confidence fell apart.
Monday, 12 October 2020
According to the rules, a professional teacher has to master four competencies: pedagogical competence, social competence, professional competence, and personality competence. Proof that a teacher has mastered the four competencies is to have a teaching certificate that matches their teaching field. I am a qualified teacher as I have met the mentioned criteria, yet I still face challenges in my...