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Forum, October 2008 »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Forum | ]

Interesting and disappointing at the same time Your library articles in the August 2008 issue, especially the ones discussing the experiences of two different organisations in taking libraries to people in two different settings, were very interesting and informative. However, I can’t say the same about Last Word. The insensitivity with which the author has […]

Classroom Update, October 2008 »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Shaping learning in mathematics | ]

Rashmi Kathuria
The teaching and learning of mathematics is an art. Somebody once rightly said, “One extra step taken by a teacher to help students can make a difference in their lives.”

Classroom Update, October 2008 »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Teaching physics through verse | ]

Lalit Kishore
Acrostics are a type of blank verse in which the first or last letters of each line spell a word.

October 2008, Project »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Let your imagination flow | ]

Sheela Ramakrishnan and Rajika Dhiren
Teacher Plus has been as a mantra talking about the project method to deliver content in the classroom as a means of tapping into the innate resources of the child and also to make the classroom a stimulating place.

October 2008, Review »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Kaun likhega kidstuff? | ]

Vasantha Surya
I belong to a generation whose parents didn’t know any better.

Ask and Answer, October 2008 »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Classroom strategies and some rules | ]

Manju Gupta
Classroom management is essential to create a proactive and enthusiastic class where learning actually takes place.

Interventions, October 2008 »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on A library in a community | ]

Damini Sud
Pratham’s (An NGO working toward the betterment of the poorer communities including children) community libraries are situated in bastis that comprise 200-250 households.

Classroom Management, October 2008 »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on The teaching-learning transaction | ]

Usha Raman
It’s another of those mornings in the classroom…

Focus, October 2008 »

[3 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on A report card for teachers | ]

Manish Jain
These days there is much talk of teachers as ‘facilitators’ and the need to move from being the ‘sage on the stage’ to the ‘guide on the side’ in the classroom setting.

October 2008, Tool Kit »

[3 Sep 2010 | One Comment | ]

Devyani Pandit
Brainstorming is now a commonly used technique for generating creative ideas and gearing up the process of innovation in industries and companies.