Story from Edinburgh

Kenalan Dengan Jurusan TESOL Edinburgh

“…when horizons grow or diminish within a person the distances are not measurable by other people. Understanding grows from personal experience that enables a person to see and feel in ways so varied and so full of changeable meanings that one’s self-awareness is the determining factor….every individual does have his private world of meaning, conceived… Continue reading Kenalan Dengan Jurusan TESOL Edinburgh

UK College Life

UK College Life Part #3 (Finale) – Sistem Penilaian

We live at a time when capitalism has become an unrepentant universal system and the global arbiter of the public good – Peter McLaren  6. A critical teacher in a critical world Adalah suatu kenyataan yang menyedihkan bawah di bawah ideologi capitalisme dengan neoliberalisme sebagai sistem yang dianut telah membawa pendidikan ke arah yang salah.… Continue reading UK College Life Part #3 (Finale) – Sistem Penilaian

Story of My Life

The UK College Life Part #2 – Biaya Hidup

“There’s no such thing as a neutral education process. Education is either functions as an instrument which is used to facilitate the integration of generations into the logic of the present system and bring about conformity to it, or it becomes the ‘practice of freedom’… (Freire) Berbicara masalah perkuliahan memang selalu menarik untuk di perbincangkan.… Continue reading The UK College Life Part #2 – Biaya Hidup

UK College Life

The UK College Life Part #1 – Yakin Kuliah S2?

Menos Feio, Menos Malvado, Menos Desumano Less Ugly, Less Cruel, Less Inhumane (Paulo Freire) Akhir-akhir ini ditengah tumpukan tugas yang seakan tiada hentinya datang menghantui, aku tergila-gila akan Paolo Freire dengan The Pedagogy of the Oppressed-nya, yang intinya mengajak bahwa sebagai seorang guru atau edukator, tugas kita bukan hanya untuk mengajar tapi juga men-transformasi anak… Continue reading The UK College Life Part #1 – Yakin Kuliah S2?

My Doors to the UK

My Doors to the UK (Beasiswa Chevening) Part 1

Another memoir of an ordinary kid from a far far away village trying to make sense his life by dreaming and achieving it with self-determination. I present this self-journal for all people who help me to be here and to be who I am now. Indeed, without you all, I am nothing. —————————————————————————————————————————- We don’t… Continue reading My Doors to the UK (Beasiswa Chevening) Part 1

Catatan Seorang Guru Muda

Catatan Seorang Guru Muda (Part I)

O, Ibu dan ayah selamat pagi Kupergi belajar sampaikan nanti Selamat belajar nak penuh semangat Rajinlah selalu tentu kau dapat Hormati gurumu sayangi teman Itulah tandanya kau murid berprestasi… Pasti semua tahu lagu dari ibu Sud di atas, kan?. Lirik terakhir memang berbeda karena itulah yang aku sering dengar di TVRI dulu. Yak lagu di… Continue reading Catatan Seorang Guru Muda (Part I)

Story of My Life

Being a Valedictorian

Okay!! Today is my day off. I usually spend the day on reading books and catching up some TV series. When it comes to having a day off, I’m kinda lazy to go out, especially now it’s rainy season. Well, the main reason is I just want to be a couch potato 😀 So, it’s… Continue reading Being a Valedictorian