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Beyond the Universe — On the Vast Rewards of Teaching Others by Jace Chiong

Being a teacher means working with the mind, heart, and soul, transcending the core of our “being” with impact that extends beyond the world…beyond the universe.

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Training Tech-critical Students — Top 4 Gem Angela Tupaz PRC Oath-taking Speech

We must not just keep up with the times, but be ahead of it.. Let’s continue finding creative, innovative, and practical ways of teaching our students.

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Nourish a Reason — Top 7 Mariquit Del Rosario Camba PRC Oath-taking Speech

All that I believed in since I started my LET journey was that studying, the whole enterprise of purposeful learning, may be considered a form of worship. That sounds weird, but..

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How a first-time ever MAPEH Major Topped the LET Using Principles of Exercises and Sports

On my way to becoming your very first MAPEH topnotcher, I applied these principles to my study habits, like you’re putting your mind into a “gym” so it can attain maximum fitness

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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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