Teach Simple Business Skills to Your Students

It’s never too early to teach business skills to your students.  Preparing students for the world of business is really essential as we live in dynamic and fast growing marketplace. It’s time to stop asking your students what they want to become, it’s time to ask the students what they have prepared to achieve their dream…

2017: Ease isn’t the Goal, Excellence is…

“Unleashing creativity requires that we loosen the controls, accept risk, trust our colleagues, work to clear the path for them, and pay attention to anything that creates fear.” Ed Catmull – Creativity Inc. I was more than excited to welcome 2017 by learning, leading and participating the most exciting training session at Millennia21 which allowed me…

iTeach 1 : Collaborative, Independent, Engaging

iTeach is a short and simple story which elaborate simple features of future ready learning and teaching experience. iTeach simplify the most exciting experience of teaching and learning experience into simple title, elaboration, simple step, and representative pictures.  iTeach will be source of inspiration for students, teachers, administrator, edu-preneur, and government to redesign learning and teaching experience. This…

The Beauty of Simplicity – My First Days in New School

 This July, I joined Sampoerna Academy L’Avenue, a new school launched in 2015. Moving to a totally new and different school has inspired me to learn the beauty of simplicity.We might be young school but I learn the true value of being ‘YOUNG’, ‘SMALL’, ‘NEW’, and ‘SIMPLE’ here.  These are some precious memories of my simple…

My 2015 in Words: Dream, Dare, & Do

2015 is a year when I am deeply committed to explore my passion, profession, mission, and vocation. It began when I first read Vent Diagram of Purpose, an article that inspire me to push myself, to do more, to try harder, and to work longer to explore my passion, profession, mission and vocation to find my…

Awesome Things at Google Teacher Academy

Last August, I submitted my application to Google Teacher Academy South East Asia which held on October 2-3 in  Manila, Philippines. The Google Teacher Academy (GTA) is a free professional development experience designed to help primary and secondary educators from around the globe get the most from innovative technologies. Each GTA is an intensive, two-day…

How Simplicity, Spontaneity, and Surprises Make You Learning

Who Truly is Responsible for Our Children’s Education? Only teachers, parents, school, or students? How Do We Learn to be Responsible for Our Education? After organizing and attending this event, I think this changes my whole perspectives about who truly is responsible for our education and how we can make a difference to our education…

Create Course Evaluation Using Google Forms

Learn. Relearn. Unlearn. Those three powerful characteristics of teachers with growth mindset. I believe LEARNING is FOOD for PASSION. Without strong learning motivation, I think it’s impossible for teachers to grow better. So, how do we practice learn, relearn, and unlearn? In this post, I will discuss simple practice you can try at your class….

Why Research Should be Part of Your Asessment

(Source:(collaborate.wmwikis.net) Assessment in education is used to enhance learning experiences. It is not just merely check of facts memorization. I believe authentic assessment is the key to students’ improvement which provide more useful feedback. Authentic assessment is model of assessment that helps students apply their learning in the real world context.  The examples of authentic assessment…

Mau tahu Budaya Betawi? Kunjungi Setu Babakan!

Lahir, besar dan meniti karir  mendidik calon generasi baru di salah satu sekolah swasta di Jakarta Barat. Sayangnya, selama saya di Jakarta, saya dan murid saya ini sangat jarang memahami betul budaya khas betawi. Jika ditanya, apa itu budaya betawi? Mungkin yang saya jawab adalah lenong atau ondel-ondel. Padahal budaya betawi begitu kaya! Sampai akhirnya,…

Assessing Diversity

Albert Einstein said “Everyone is genius. But if you judge a fish on its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.”  I believe animals have unique and specific capabilities that are not identical. Animals develop their ‘talents’ which are needed to survive based on their own…