Getting them to speak

R Mythili
English is a West Germanic language that originated in England, and is the first language for most people in the Anglophone Caribbean…

Learning English, the Linguaphone way

Kalyani Nagarajan Communication skills, especially in English, are the need of the hour. Fluency in English is the magic key to a wide variety of job opportunities. Keeping this in mind, in 2004, Linguaphone, an international English Learning Programme, was Read More …

Engendering sensitivity

Usha Mukunda
Ask some 8 to 10 year-olds what they understand by peace, and the answers you get will make you stop and think.

Fostering creativity

What is creativity? Is it inborn or something you can develop over time? How can you nuture creativity and how important is it? Find answers to all these questions in this article.

What is a teaching aid?

Meena Raghunathan

If you believe that you have to invest a lot to develop or buy teaching-learning materials you are wrong. Here are inexpensive materials you can use from your surroundings to make teaching fun.

Web tools for educators

Frederick Noronha
The World Wide Web is a tool with immense potential; it allows for collaboration and sharing information in a way that was never possible before.

Choosing the best product

Panamalai R Guruprasad
Once upon a time, knowledge was transferred from one generation to another by word of mouth. Then came palm leaves, sand trays and the chalkboard.

The Open Library

Usha Mukunda & Sunila Rau
What is an open library? How different is it from a regular library? Will your school or neighbourhood have greater attendance because of the nature of the library?

21 Ideas to transform your library

Meena Raghunathan and Mamata Pandya
That the reading habit is dying is no news, but how do you get children to develop this habit? Find here 21 ideas to transform your library into an activity centre that children will want to keep returning to.

Maths, The e-learning Way

by Rashmi Kathuria
If you ask what subject they fear the most, eight out of ten will say mathematics. Why is this? Perhaps there is a need to reinvent the way the subject is taught to get more students to realize how fascinating it can be. A math teacher share with us her experiences of using e-tools to teach math.