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Michel Danino
It is an open secret that India’s school system, a legacy of the colonial era, needs to be overhauled if it is to meet the needs of a modern and largely young nation.

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Vasantha Surya
As Director of the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), Prof. Krishna Kumar has brought to his position an awareness of the systemic realities in Indian society’s approach towards Education for All.

November - December 2008, Re-considering Curriculum »

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Sridhar Rajagopalan
Assessments have become a bad word in our society. At most they qualify as a ‘necessary’ evil. But this needn’t be the case.

November - December 2008, Re-considering Curriculum »

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Shruti Sircar
In school, we often find that learners need to grapple with concepts and ideas presented in English.

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Imparting a peace orientation
Mini Krishnan
Some may fear World War III
Some may fear growing old and bent
But the future I fear …

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Dr V Yoga Jyotsna
Former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam and a galaxy of intellectuals envisioned a “developed India” by the year 2020.