Considering learning as the way to transform the context and the reality where I interact, learning is a process that has been in my life since I am very young. This constant activity has allowed me to grow in many aspects as person and as professional.
Being a teacher is a part of the reason why learning is important to me. To be in touch with my students and help them to overcome their difficulties I need to be learning all the time; from them and in formal and informal academic spaces. In this sense learning has become as a relevant part of all my daily activities. It is a life style.
In this way, learning is an intrinsic and extrinsic motivation when it has become in a tool to face difficulties, grow and understand better the concerns that happened around me. The way learning gives me information to solve problems or to clear misunderstanding is the reason why it is my motivation.
Other important aspect when learning is the constant reflection i do about my strengths and weaknesses in all the roles I perform in my life.
As learner I have identified the following characteristics that give sense to my learning process:
Hardworking; I am a compromised person in my professional life as in my personal life. I always do my best to fulfill my academic, professional and personal goals
Sensitive: I am concern about the well-being of the people who surround me and principally to the people I love my family and friends. In this way I am solidary any time it is possible. I like to help people
Creative: this is one of my favorites, I love to design and plan new activities in order to change the routine and improve the people experiences. In my personal life, I am the one who plans the parties, meetings, celebrations and so on.
Intelligent: I consider myself an intelligent person, due to I learn easily and can solve problems property. However taking into account Garder, (1985) I highlight in the Verbal linguistic intelligent, because I have a facility with words and languages (this is another reason why I love to learn new languages) I am good at my communicative abilities, telling stories and communicate with people.
Sociable: since I was a little kid it has been easy to communicate with people and establish new relationships, however I am not very keen on having best friends, but I usually start the conversation when knowing a new person.
Work with others: I am good at working collaborately. I can assume any role in a team. I like to participate in this kind of exercises because I...