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Dusan Sekulic
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Educator, avid traveler, writer, reader, fascinated with all things intricate and a passionate sports enthusiast.
Educator, avid traveler, writer, reader, fascinated with all things intricate and a passionate sports enthusiast.

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Immerse yourself in extra-curricular activities
A paid holiday, you say? FINDING yourself knee-deep in marking essay papers, exercise books and general school work is something quite common in the heart of every education institution. It's "part of the deal" when it comes to responsibilities and a teache...
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Why I love sumo wrestling
Brutality meets grace ONE DOES not come across sumo wrestling so easily in everyday life Japan. It is as if it is a hidden art form, a closed doors meeting place where men of extraordinary skill and strength gather to do battle. Its rules seem simple enough...
Why I love sumo wrestling
Why I love sumo wrestling
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Cover/substitute teaching 101 in London, England
Name, please? YOU WOULD be amazed how early a person can get up in the morning when they really make an effort. We all have different internal clocks, personal time zones and habits , but when you become a teacher in London your body learns to live with the...
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Do you REALLY need to learn Japanese when you move to Japan?
Start studying THINKING back on it now, the first time I actually started studying Japanese was when I lived in Abu Dhabi, two years before I actually moved to Japan. At the time, my main focus was to learn common, useful phrases that I could apply in any d...
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The importance of school holidays
Where to? THE bells could be heard chiming from the Abbey nearby in the beautiful city of Bath in England. In front of me, a steady procession of locals, tourists and citizens from all walks of life wandered amongst the historic buildings, shops and cafes. ...
The importance of school holidays
The importance of school holidays
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The joys of parent-teacher nights
Coffee or tea? HAVING freshly emerged from the second of three parent-teacher evenings scheduled one spring term at my previous school in London, I noted that it was past 8 o'clock at night. My stomach demanded food, further lesson planning awaited me at ho...
The joys of parent-teacher nights
The joys of parent-teacher nights
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The Cons of living in Tokyo's share houses
It's all about timing and planning WE'VE all been there at one point or another in our busy, eventful lives. Sitting in our rooms, on the couch, in the kitchen, outside a public stall, anywhere really. Sitting or standing, and waiting. Waiting for someone t...
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The Pros of living in Tokyo's share houses
A challenging city awaits I AWAKE to the sound of my neighbour yelling in frustration and disbelief. Hurriedly putting on my slippers, I exit my room and confront him with honest intentions and a desire to help. I ask what's wrong and he tells me: The remot...
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Why asking students for book recommendations is a good thing
For the love of books ONE bright afternoon at school, one of my Year 7 students approached me after class to ask me one of the greatest questions anyone could ever ask an English teacher: "Sir, what books do you recommend I read ?" This was followed by, sho...
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Teaching in Tokyo
I have to work how many hours ? I WILL get straight into it. Finding a teaching job in Tokyo and going through the overall process can be complicated. There is a different system to contend with, foreign language and culture. A mixed bag of uncertainties an...
Teaching in Tokyo
Teaching in Tokyo
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