hong kong- hills, charm, and grit

Hong Kong is definitely one of my favorite cities in Asia. I always look forward to visiting this city full of surprises, charm, good food, and hills. It's even more fun when you have good friends that live there (#jandjinhk). Hong Kong definitely has a good mix of urban grittiness and nature throughout. We had … Continue reading hong kong- hills, charm, and grit

2015 in review

One of the most important lessons I attained from my graduate degree in education is the importance of reflection. Every week, instead of tests (thank goodness for progressive education), we wrote pages and pages of reflections on our learning. We reflected on everything- from our journey as teachers, education theory, pedagogy, experiences in the classroom, … Continue reading 2015 in review

exploring singapore’s coney island

One of the things on my to do list for my vacation was to visit the newly opened Coney Island Park here in Singapore. ¬†Unsurprisingly, this¬†Coney Island bears very little resemblance to the famous Coney Island amusement park and beach in Brooklyn, New York. It was actually the original intent of this island when bought … Continue reading exploring singapore’s coney island