Teacher

I knew nothing could ever truly prepare me for teaching. A year ago, I couldn’t really imagine myself at the head of a classroom with twenty or so children and tweens (Tween.. I really do actually hate that word but it won the race to my conscious thought over pre-teen.) and yet here I am. I spent the day before a nervous wreck, anxiously worrying about my lesson plan and presentation. That anxiety followed me all the way into the building and into the classroom. I arrived an hour before…

Beginning of the Beginning

[Hello and welcome to Lifeskillpoints! If you’re here, odds are that you’ve met that Lume guy – the writer – in person. I had intended for this to be the first article I publish, but as usual I somehow managed to do things upside-backwards. Well, I’ve come to realize that if I give myself too much time to think about something, it becomes less likely to happen as opposed to me stepping forward and working as I go with a little less planning and more doing. With that being said……

To All The Nerds

To any and all who ever wore the title of “nerd,” “geek” “weeb”  or whatever other label was placed on your curiosity and creativity.   Have you ever asked yourself what it means to be a nerd? Beyond stereotypes from the 1970s that stopped being funny somewhere around the 1990s and yet still stick around in our minds like hairy old gum? Our time is precious, and each breath is a second our timers tick down, so how we choose to spend it is important. Instead of the laws of…

GREATNESS… COMING SOON

If you’re reading this, it’s likely because you were introduced to this site by it’s owner … me!   While there isn’t much to see just yet, it’s my hope that you can soon expect to have this site in your main rotation of “things to browse through while idly cruising the internet.” Why? Because Life Skillpoints is a movement that I hope you and everyone you know will be a part of. There’s one goal here:   To Educate and Entertain   So how do we do that? Simple.…