Childhood is precious It was heartening to read the cover story in the January issue of Teacher Plus, ‘Do singing stars sometimes sink audiences?’ by Chandita Mukherjee. Heartening because here is a sensible stand on the insensitive attitude towards children. Read More …
Sheela Ramakrishnan and Rajika Dhiren
Happy decided to go diving in the ocean. The seagulls in the blue sky cried out to say “bye” as he plunged into the blue waters.
Jyothi Padmanabhan Iyer
We hear often enough about the high expectations we have of teachers and the difficulties they face in terms of working conditions, compensation and resources available to do their job.
S K Mahajan
It is a common belief among students that the subject of Mathematics has exhausted all possibilities of growth; that it is complete and has been fully explored.
I will soon start teaching Kindergarten children. I have a B.Ed from a very good college. But as my first day draws closer, I am even more nervous than my students are likely to be.
Our project this issue deals with a theme that can be studied right from standard I to advanced levels of research. High school teachers may like to upgrade some of the ideas and apply the facts given to suit their Read More …
There are no boundaries to a teacher’s commitment,” remarked Mr. Maruti Ramprasad, Principal, Ramadevi Public School, referring to the ten-day Twinning Programme conducted in the school from November 19-26, 2008, possibly the first of its kind among the school community.
Does an adopted child need special attention?
A conference on ‘India’s Textbook Culture’ organised by Learn Today, the learning division of the India Today Group, held in December 2008, focused on how learning resources and textbooks are conceptualised, produced and used.
The Bakul Foundation is a testament to what ordinary people can do if they want to. The foundation was set up to help people realise their power and role in bringing about a change in society.