Sharing concerns, debating ideas

Chintan Girish Modi Once in a while, it helps to step out of our classrooms and reflect on the broader educational scene in our country. I am surprised I include myself in the community of teachers, though my teaching experience Read More …

Tackling home assignments

Manju Gupta Practically every working day, we are faced with situations that beg for solutions. We talk to our colleagues and sometimes find ways to cope with difficult students, challenging teaching tasks, classroom management issues, and a host of other Read More …

Where the child is the resource

Ramgopal K Teacher is an autobiographical account by Sylvia Ashton Warner about her teaching experience of over 20 years – between 1938 and 1954. It is relevant to note her own background as a child and later, to appreciate the Read More …

A heartwarming read

Sushma Rana
When you look back on your life as a student, how many of your teachers do you remember?

Forum

Instant appeal I happened to chance upon the magazine Teacher Plus at the British Institute for Learning Development. Normally I am not a big fan of magazines. I just flip through them. But your magazine instantly appealed to my sensibilities. Read More …

Stories – and values – that stick

Sheela Ramakrishnan and Rajika Dhiren
It was Mark Twain who said, “I never let school, interfere with my education.” And that perhaps sums up the process of “schooling” that young minds have been subjected to over the years.

Working on the home front

G Jayaprakash Rao
Many parents today want to give time to their children but find it very difficult.

Getting them to speak

R Mythili
English is a West Germanic language that originated in England, and is the first language for most people in the Anglophone Caribbean…

Learning English, the Linguaphone way

Kalyani Nagarajan Communication skills, especially in English, are the need of the hour. Fluency in English is the magic key to a wide variety of job opportunities. Keeping this in mind, in 2004, Linguaphone, an international English Learning Programme, was Read More …