Teachers are attributed with the emotions which more like a leader and authoritarian in the class with the spirit of negotiating the actual feeling and what suppose to express for the sake of being a teachers. The emotions can be angry, happy, optimistic but had they never show their vulnerability in front of the students.
Today, I’m learning about the open and protective vulnerabilities from Song’s (2016) article which depict the other uncovered side of being a teacher and some disclosed stories related to teachers emotions toward their teaching practice with returnees from overseas.
Song (2016) categorizes the different stories of teachers into 3 main divisions.
in this story, teachers are assumed as the all-knowing profession, where teachers are deemed to answer all students inquiries.
2) Cover story
3) Secret story