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Creativeness, strength, purpose and meaningfulness exude from the learners sitting in my room, fill the entire space, inspire and motivate me, the mentor, and therefore, dictate my interaction with my scholars.

Many of my colleagues and I strongly believe that it is a privilege and an honor to face day after day our future, the best of the best, tomorrow’s political and social leaders.

Thank to Facebook and Twitter, I know for a fact and I have witnessed countless times that our mission as educators has borne fruits. I enjoy seeing many of my former learners heading the fields of education, medicine, engineering, finance and economics, journalism, arts, sports, etc.

I am extremely proud of my present and former students and my calling.

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Comment by Dorothy Hastings on October 18, 2012 at 8:41pm

There are no. of scholars being available on various networking site and exhaling their  talent to students to train as teachers in secondary maths, science (physics) or English, and in special education. New ways of communication are going to change the ways we research and teach.

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