Self-assessment at Centre for Learning

Engaging with children to look at their own work and attitudes helps the teacher gain an insightful feedback. Self-assessment is not only a very important evaluation exercise, but is, in itself, a direct and important learning activity towards the achievement of curricular aims.

Architects of experience

Shakuntala Jaisinghania
Traditional teaching methods are based on the assumption that effective learning is a matter of conditioned response or ‘conditioning’; failure to respond to a question correctly is punished and successful responses are rewarded.

Touching lives

Radhika Shinde Vakharia
I have failed to understand how in a span of 35 minutes of interaction, one can be a good teacher…

Stepping into another’s shoes

Manaswini Sridhar
This is what a lot of young adults had to say at the end of a four month course in business communication and soft skills.

Making the right choice

Shakuntala Jaisinghani
Kanika was a brilliant student, with a bright future ahead of her. She passed her secondary exam, topping the merit list of the State Board.

We learn from mistakes

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

To know is to be

Kamakshi Balasubramanian
Theory of Knowledge is course that all IB Diploma students have to study. This teacher shares her experience of teaching the subject.

Aloo, Maloo and Kaloo

Rukmini Banerji
It is amazing to see how children find joy in the most simple things. Here is an interesting experience of this teacher with a bunch of kids in a small school in a village in Bihar.