Kim Van Uden, Kindergarten Teacher
"Sometimes you just have to take a chance. I met my partner in Holland over one summer and although we took things slow at first, it soon became evident that this was something real. I knew that to keep things going, we needed to take some serious decisions, aka - move to Dubai, become fluent in English, and start my career as a teacher in a new country.
"Nervous" doesn't even begin to express what I was feeling. But something in me told me I could do it. As challenging as it was, it's now been 2 years since the decision, I get to work with beautiful toddlers everyday and every now and then find myself thinking in English, besides speaking it without hesitation."
Kim continues to shape the young minds of tomorrow, frequently running marathons, proving that badassery needs no translation.
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