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by Harekrushna Behera
Why is this child in your class always irritable? Why is that one so stubborn? How do you react to such children? Do you feel they are trouble makers? This article offers a few helpful tips on what it takes to educate a child.

October 2007, Resources »

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by Rashmi Kathuria
If you ask what subject they fear the most, eight out of ten will say mathematics. Why is this? Perhaps there is a need to reinvent the way the subject is taught to get more students to realize how fascinating it can be. A math teacher share with us her experiences of using e-tools to teach math.

Did You Know?, October 2007 »

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by M V Pattabhiraman
We all know that when something falls it will come down and not go up. But this author experienced something strange. When in neutral gear his car actually went up a hill! Read to find out why this happened.

October 2007, School Management »

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Shalini Advani
Schools are, or they ought to be, dynamic, changing organisations if they are to be effective in educating our …

Last Word, October 2007 »

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by Pawan Singh
Remember those times you taught a younger sibling or were taught by an older brother or sister? The author shares his experience of learning from his older cousins.

October 2007, Words Unlimited »

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by S Upendran
If you have ever wondered why the rooms in your house are called what they are called then you will find an answer to two such rooms–drawing room and bathroom–in this article.

Focus, October 2007 »

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by Manish Jain
Lots of schools in India are waking up to the fact that education has to be child centered and not teacher centered. But is that good enough? If a child has to learn things that he should know then education should not just be child centered but child-led. In part II of his article, the author elaborates on this idea.

Comment, October 2007 »

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by Kavita Anand
Violence is inherent in human beings and if we don’t want our children to grow up with daggers drawn at each other then we should take care that we meet their bad behaviour with compassion and persuasion rather than punishment or hatred.

October 2007, Project »

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by Padmini Menon
What can you teach using butterflies? Lots. Find out how.

Forum, October 2007 »

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The school has to be unquestionably an ‘organic unit’ which offers numerous fulfilling experiences.