Alternative education in the Bulgarian school system

By Maggie Nazer I learned to read at the age of 5 and eagerly wanted to start school. I entered the Bulgarian educational system at 7 and some thirteen years later I am happy I got out of it alive and somewhat sane. I hated school. I was always the brightest in class; my teachers … Continue reading Alternative education in the Bulgarian school system

Little Daily Insight #4 “What’s the point?”

I think the turning point of all is when you ask yourself the question: "What is the point? Is there any point at all?". The heaviness of this question often overweights everything else. Yet, reminding myself of the times when I was a High School senior teaching non-formal education classes to 7-graders in a school … Continue reading Little Daily Insight #4 “What’s the point?”