Making the grade

Chintan Girish Modi
Are grades better than marks? How are they any different? Will grades reduce the immense pressure on students to be seen as academically brilliant?

Teachers are key

There is consensus among all stakeholders that education in this country must improve.


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Happy in the kitchen

Sheela Ramakrishnan and Rajika Dhiren
In this last of the Happy series, Happy introduces young children to the benefits of eating healthy. Through a neat little story with a message, Happy helps you learn mathematics, english, history and many more subjects as well.

Shades/grades of performance

Geetha Durairajan
Every child is different in terms of capability, understanding and the skills he/she possesees. Therefore a universal system of evaluation may not be a fair judge of a child’s abilities.

Water, water, everywhere

Frank van Steenbergen
Water is a very important element. Without it life does not exist. Enjoy and learn more about water while doing this project with your children.

We learn from mistakes

Zenobia N Lakdawalla
What would you do if you caught a student cheating? Read to see what this teacher did.

Process versus product in pre-school education

Usha Raj Narayan
The foundation of a child’s life is laid during the pre-school years. While the end result of pre-school education is important, the means adopted to achieve that end is equally important.

Being an effective PE teacher

Manaswini Sridhar
Physical eduation is a compulsary and important part of school life. How can you be an effective PE teacher?


Aditi Mathur and Ratnesh Mathur
If you thought newspaper was something you read with your morning coffee and then discard, here’s taking a new look at the newspaper.