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A Thank You from Krystelle, Top 4 March 2018 LET

Krystelle Meagan Cotaoco Yao ranked top 4 in the Elementary division of the 2018 March Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers. She graduated from De La Salle University – Manila. Thank you Coach Alice, Coach Albert and the MindGym community for getting me ready for the LET exam! It was tough and until the last minute, […]

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Curiosity and Teaching — Thoughts of Teacher Via, Top 10 March LET 2018

It all started with my curiosity, looking for answers to the question: “Ano ba ang inaaral ng mga guro?” or “What do teachers study?” Aside from knowing that they also had to study the subject/s that they are supposed to teach their students, what else is there?

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Via’s Top LET Tips

Pavia Denise Montejo Delgado ranked top 10 in the Elementary division of the  2018 March Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers. She graduated from De La Salle University – Manila. Here, she shares tips that she was able to practice during her LET journey. 1) Pray, pray, pray. Everyday, I prayed for strength, guidance, and in […]

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My LET Story by Mark Daniel Ibañez, Top 10 Sept 2017 LET

Multi-hypenated coach Mark Daniel Ibañez’s story is a fine example of pushing yourself to the best that you always can. Read on to find out why.

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The Roller Coaster Ride of Being an ALS Teacher

By MindGym alumni Joharrah Rafanan—I had no idea what ALS was. In fact, I didn’t even know what the acronym stood for. All I remember was that our speaker at a youth camp approached me and asked: “Gradweyt ka na, di ba? Gusto mong maging IM?” That was how I came to be an Instructional […]

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Inspirational boost from Coach Richard, Top 1 Sept 2016 LET

Coach Richard Cabuay Macapulay is the Top 1 in the 2016 September Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET), Secondary Education division. He graduated in BS-Chemistry from the Tarlac State University and is currently finishing his MS degree at the University of the Philippines Manila. He reviewed at MindGym’s 18-day LET coaching during his preparation for the […]

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The Importance of Teachers — Samantha Gaerlan’s Oath-taking Speech, Top 1, March 2017 LET

I find society’s view of teaching very interesting. It is a profession that is often underappreciated and looked down upon, and I’m sure you’ve heard of the clichéd comments na “teacher ka lang” or “madali lang maging teacher”, yet it is a profession with so many expectations and responsibilities.

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Top 1 Ces Marcelo’s Oath-taking Speech – Why Teach?

I heard a lot of discouragements from people around me, remarks like “You will not get rich if you chose teaching. It is just a waste of your skills. Marami namang ibang courses na pupwede ka”. I know I am not the only one who share this kind of story.

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Top 9 Christine Tugade Baguio Oath-taking Speech – The “Fixing” Teacher

My fellow professional teachers, we have a country to fix. And fixing should start from the quality of education we give to our students.

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Rikki’s Quick LET Tips

Hi there, little one! I am very hesitant to write this, even now as I am actually typing it, because up to this point, I still dunno how I did what I did. But anyway here are some ~tips~

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Top 1 Richard Macapulay Oath-taking Speech – On Students’ Emotional Well-being

School has been the training ground of kids for academic development. But, we, as professional teachers, should not only focus on the academic standing of the kids and teens. We should also see their emotional well-being.

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How to Ace the LET: What Reviewers Could Not Reveal to You

I hope to share 3 lessons with you, gained when I devoted 60 days to prepare for the licensure exam for teachers. —coach Anna Casiding, on LET reviewing and the teaching profession

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