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My grandfather was the first headmaster of the primary school attached to the Teachers’ Training College in Saidapet, Madras.

December 2009, Personal Narratives »

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Kamakshi Balasubramanian
I grew up at a time when school teachers seemed distant figures, who were happy to be distant.

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Aravind Bhat
Just over 60 years ago, in August 1949, a 15-year-old blind boy, Ved Mehta, moved to the United States of America to acquire an education.

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Usha Mukunda
If technology comes, can libraries be far behind? What should a school library do to show the way to teachers and management in the realm of technology?

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S Upendran
Learning to use new technology is not easy; especially for a middle-aged teacher.

December 2009, Tech Tools »

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Nikhil Eyeroor
Internet and the social web
The “social web” received wide acceptance in the academic world only in recent years. The …

December 2009, Tech Tools »

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Manaswini Sridhar
Advantages of the virtual classroom

December 2009, Tech Tools »

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Cynthia D’Costa
Every alternate Sunday, about 50 students meet at a college in Mumbai, for their course in Teacher Education.

December 2009, Tech Tools »

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Hi, I am the Calculator. In the adult world, I’m fairly ubiquitous, in fact quite indispensable for many.

December 2009, Tech Tools »

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Aditi Mathur, Ratnesh Mathur, and Vidya Samudrala
The best way to learn is to teach! Children love to share, to show, to explain and to exhibit – to peers.