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  1. A Hard Lesson to Learn

    A Hard Lesson to Learn It has been more than 30 years ago since I graduated high school. In my senior year, my last semester, I needed an English credit, so I took “Creative Writing.” Now this class had prerequisites that made it impossible for a freshman or sophomore to take it. It was mostly...
  2. [INTP] Those Who Teach..

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    Finish the sentence.
  3. [ENTP] ENTP Teachers?

    ENTP Forum- The Visionaries
    In about a year I'll be graduating college. I've been trying to decide what to do with myself after graduation and I've been thinking a lot about teaching high school. My major is not in education (anyone with an undergrad degree can teach in my state so it's not an issue) but I think ENTPs...
  4. Hej!

    Howdy people! Name's E. Born in Canada to a Finnish dad and a Swedish mum. Currently teaching in Sweden. Oldest of 8 kids. ENFP to the max. Enjoy alfredo. A sporatic bookworm. Lover of black coffee. Tell me about you nerds. Feelin' sunny? :):proud: /E
  5. Is Teaching a Mediocre Profession?

    Member Polls
    Public school, private school, charter school, religious school, higher education at college, childhood education, etc. ... Do teachers engage in a mediocre profession? You can argue what mediocre means in the comments, but I'll leave the poll options at yes and no. Some of you hate/hated...
  6. Teachers and MBTI

    Myers Briggs Forum
    I am wondering what types are most likely to become teachers and what each type is most likely to teach. Please think back to high school and list the MBTI type of some of your teachers, what they taught, and their gender. Feel free to add a brief summary of what they were like. Here's mine...
  7. Relationship Advice??

    Sex and Relationships
    Hello PCafe Family!! :) I have had some relationship drama for the past 6 months, which has been the majority of my college year... so I turn to my fellow Personality Theorists who will understand! I am an INFP, who from others peoples points of view, seems to be and ENFP! I am very social, go...
  8. Any fellow teachers in here?

    Education & Career Talk
    Hello friends! I am a student teacher wrapping up my practicum this year and I had an interesting thought. Is there a way for me to use Myers Briggs typology appropriately with students? I know that it is a very personal and sometimes spiritual topic but I think that by understanding the...
  9. [INTP] Need Outside Perspective on Career Path

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    Hey, everyone. Been tossing around a couple of career options for a few years now and feel no closer to deciding which way to go. It's starting to really get to me as I approach 35 and long for some kind of stability. In short, I'm a single female who moved to L.A. two years ago to pursue...
  10. INFP thinking about switching from Software Engineer to Teacher

    Education & Career Talk
    Sup guys So I've looked into MBTI and other personality tests and tools for a while, and I have identified myself as an INFP, and I'm very proud of it. I've been lurking in this site for some months now looking at other advice from people here to try and get to know myself a bit better, but...
  11. Speedbump Wahey

    Mum: They rejected my application! Me: What? Mum: They said I didn’t pass my national exams. But I did. I have four passes. Me: Oh okay. Then how? Mum: They asked me to take a literacy and numeracy course. Then there’s a test at the end of it. Me: Okay. Mum: And the earliest one I could...
  12. ENTP/ENFP Scientist!? / Teacher!? / Doctor!? / Soldier!? Joining :)

    Greetings! I stumbled upon this forum via via via doing research on the Myers & Briggs personality type thingamajig :) I are an ENxP with the x hovering somewhere between the T and the F (although all the tests I've done score me as ENTP, but like with a 52% T versus 48% F), lemme know what...
  13. [INTJ] INTJ Teachers and their Students

    INTJ Forum - The Scientists
    I've had several recent experiences where I found myself acting as a teacher, nearly all of which were incredibly rewarding, and have sparked in me an interest in a career as a university professor. I had already been thinking of pursuing graduate studies, but this provided the motivation to...
  14. [INFP] Healing career vs teaching

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    HI, I'm a special education teacher who is completely burned out and feel that the public school environment is too rigid. I love helping others grown, especially children, and those who have special needs. I also tutor in my free time, but this is not enough to live on. With a degree in...
  15. [INFP] Career Thoughts - Art Teacher?

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    Realizing that even within type each person is different, and what might work well for some may not for others, what are some general thoughts of an INFP as an Art Teacher?
  16. Using types to help students learning

    Myers Briggs Forum
    Hi everyone! I am a student and aim to teach English (in France). As I start the last of my 5 years studies, I have to write a sort-of thesis on the topic I want, related to teaching/school/learning/didactic. Here's where it comes to the MBTI. I'm deeply convinced that personalities can be...
  17. [INFP] Hello! + Do you think that INFP's can make good teachers? (Opinions/Advice, plz!)

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    Hello there! :3 My name is Serena, and I am a newbie here! I was introduced to MTBI about 6 months ago now by a friend of mine, and learning about my type was honestly one of the coolest things ever. It has not only helped me understand myself so much more, but has also helped me gain...
  18. HI.

    I'm just going to say that I am significantly disturbed at the warning to look out for the Horny Robot. So much so that what I was going to say all but whisked out of my consciousness. I'm an INTP I love spiders, Acting Snowboarding Exploring Climbing Learning Teaching Reading Science Hugging...
  19. [INTP] INTPs as mentors

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    Are you a mentor to someone? Do you know anyone among your family/friends who truly recognizes and values your wisdom (or knowledge, which are both stereotypically attributed to being a thinker), instead of patronizing you or criticizing your alleged over-thinking? Do people tend to ask you for...
  20. [Generation Y] How will you raise your children and structure your family?

    Generation Y Forum
    Anyone at the time in their lives where you're talking about how you're going to raise kids? Or already starting your family? What if you don't have plans for children at all, or you and your SO disagree about this? What about your experiences or personality led you to your conclusions?