I began counselling in schools in 1987 at a time when the idea, though not entirely new, was novel to Hyderabad.
A little over two months ago, a seemingly well-adjusted 13-year-old boy in Mumbai was found to have hanged himself at his home in Dadar.
Much too urban I read the Teacher Plus Dec 07 issue. I feel that the magazine reflects the tastes, world view, etc, of a well meaning metro city upper middle class teacher. Even with English as a medium, perhaps it Read More …
With the current emphasis on state-of-the-art technologies that can be used in the classroom, we are losing sight of a very basic and simple ‘teaching aid’ – attention.
Raise your hand, if you think the movie Taare Zameen Par showed parents in poor light.
In the article “Solving Word Problems” in the December 2007 issue, Kamala Mukunda stressed the importance of forming Mental Models.
How a precocious group of high school poets learned to provide verse on demand.
Are you a class teacher? And do you find that title a bit too heavy to carry?
S Upendran If one were to go through any book of English idioms, one would come away feeling the speakers of this language are a peculiar lot. These technicoloured individuals have ‘green thumbs, ‘see red’, have a ‘black tongue’, and Read More …
Pawan Singh Driving through Jaipur, one is struck by the sparkling clean roads and neatly intersecting thoroughfares of the Pink City. Digantar, an organisation that works in alternative education for rural children, located outside Jaipur, was the venue for the Read More …