What language should children learn in?

What do you have to say about the introduction of a new language in the first years of a child’s education? “How relevant is the BEd to your teaching practice?” How do teachers cope with teaching in turbulent times? Dealing Read More …

A view from the periphery

My grandfather was the first headmaster of the primary school attached to the Teachers’ Training College in Saidapet, Madras.

Life in the times of Facebook

Kamakshi Balasubramanian
I grew up at a time when school teachers seemed distant figures, who were happy to be distant.

The role of technology in my Life

Aravind Bhat
Just over 60 years ago, in August 1949, a 15-year-old blind boy, Ved Mehta, moved to the United States of America to acquire an education.

Social web tools to support learning

Nikhil Eyeroor Internet and the social web The “social web” received wide acceptance in the academic world only in recent years. The term social web is often used for internet-based interaction between and within groups. Social web or Web 2.0 Read More …