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Notes from a Teacher's Diary, November 2017 »

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Jayshree Murali

This is a beautiful journey of a group of children, aided by a few helpful adults, learning poetry and going on to publish their own book of poems.

August 2017, Notes from a Teacher's Diary »

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Seema Sohal
Here is a first person account of how a librarian went beyond her routine work and brought about a mini revolution in her line of work. From engaging her students in reading projects, organizing book fairs, author visits, workshops to inculcating reading habits, she has done it all. Read up on her experiences.

July 2017, Notes from a Teacher's Diary »

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S. Mundayoor

A heartwarming story of how a library ‘master’ helps give a young boy a new direction in life.

April 2017, Notes from a Teacher's Diary »

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VSK Sundari

Children can always grasp concepts better when they see how useful or not what they are learning is in real life. See how a math teacher not only helped her students see this connection between studying and life but also see the connection between different subjects.

February 2017, Notes from a Teacher's Diary »

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Ashokan N V

The scope of a teacher’s role is much broader and goes beyond that of just teaching. A teacher is also an evaluator–someone who makes the effort to understand his/her students’ abilities and draw out their strengths while working on their weaknesses.

Notes from a Teacher's Diary, November 2016 »

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G. Gautama

Here is a passionate appeal from a renowned educator to all teachers to introspect about the new education policy that may come into being. It is an appeal to teachers to fight the government’s move to scrap the ‘no detention policy’.

Notes from a Teacher's Diary, October 2016 »

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Mohankumar JK

Student feedback is the most important tool that a teacher can use to know where he/she stands as a teacher.

Notes from a Teacher's Diary, October 2016 »

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Anumeha Fatehpuria

Teachers abusing children in school seems to have become an everyday occurrence so much so that society is beginning to look upon teachers with suspicion. But let us not brand the entire teaching community negatively. Let us not punish the entire community for the terrible crimes that a few people commit. Let us remember that most teachers are caring and understanding, people who want the best for our children.

April 2016, Notes from a Teacher's Diary »

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Rejum Potom
Children’s development happens through observation, imitation and the environment in which they grow up. So, how can teachers and parents ensure that children grow up appreciating gender differences and equality? These are some questions raised in this simple article.

April 2016, Notes from a Teacher's Diary »

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Sonia Kapoor
Inclusive education is about helping all learners to learn at their pace and together with others. Teachers need to structure their teaching strategies in response to student needs so that the learner has the advantage. Here are some tips on how to be a more inclusive teacher.