Can Learning Be Both Innovative and Value Based?
A Seminar on the topic "Can learning be both innovative and value based?", was organized at school on 25th June 2012. The aim of this seminar was to focus on the sharing of experiences by the
Meditation For Quality Education
If food is to body, meditation is to mind. Time runs. We short out so many problems in the field of education which are very difficult to coup up. The problem may be of child, teacher, subject, classroom or authority- th
The Greatest Minds in History and their Contributions
Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the great man whose birthday is celebrated as Teacher's Day in India, said, "The true teachers are those who help us think about ourselves." The greatest min
Market Needs for the Upcoming Successful Engineers
Every industry and area of society depends on the precise and efficient work of engineers. The People who work in the Engineering sector are extensively important in developing the future of the world. Engineering field
Effective Tips on How to Find Your First Job While Studying
As soon as finished studying, every postgraduate struggle to find a job. Nowadays the job market is very competitive, and it is not easy to get a profitable position even for experienced workers let alone the pledges.
Should religion be a part of social education?
When it comes to religion, India becomes a sensitive nation and fails to understand that every individual is entitled to their opinion. However, as it is too subjective, it gets almost impossible to draw a line between b
Managing work-life balance: A healthy lifestyle for teachers
Managing work with the busy lifestyle can be a challenge in itself in almost every profession. Teaching is one profession wherein the responsibility never really ends with the working hours. Teachers are
The benefits of storytelling in teaching
Teachers must try to teach students with the help of stories. They will be able to connect more and learn more and generate interest in the subjects. Including storytelling in
Google doodle pays tribute to Urdu writer Ismat Chughtai
Google doodle pays tribute to Urdu writer Ismat Chughtai. Born on 21 August, 1915, Ismat Chughtai is still remembered for her unorthodox writings. She was also awarded the prestigious Padma Shree
The unconventional methods of learning
In a world of students capable of self-directed learning, the orthodox teaching methods need to be transformed into unconventional and student-driven methods. âDo not train children in learning by force and hars
From Master Plan to No Plan: The Slow Death of Higher Education
Higher education has reached its peak. Not the Harvards and Yales of the world, but the institutions that make up the rest of the industry the regional public schools who saw decades of growth and are no
Managing Student Complaints Professionally and Know How
Most teachers, through years of trial and error, have to figure out how to handle student complaints professionally in order to keep on a healthy career track. The following points can save you time and energy (and maybe
Top 5 Websites that help build your Visual CV
The process of applying for a job can be an overwhelming experience, not least of all when it comes to putting together your CV. Since, its your first expression, obviously you want to make sure that you
For Parents: 10 Things Not to say to your child
Parenting is not a easy job. And the most important, yet difficult part of parenting is learning to talk to your child. Children take everything literally and the way you talk to them goes a long way in
Can Creativity be taught? How important is it for the teachers?
We live in a world that is creative. Everyone of us have different abilities and skills. We apply different strategies, abilities and skills on the basis of our knowledge, experiences, environment and ge
Remembering 'Missile Man' on his death anniversary
The nation on Friday paid homage to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, fondly remembered as the People's President and the Missile Man of India on his third death anniversary.
Double your Confidence and Self-Esteem
Low self esteem can be deeply rooted, with origins in traumatic childhood experiences such as prolonged separation from parent figures, neglect, or emotional, physical, or sexual abuse.
Why your Mind likes to ask Lazy Questions?
Questions invite us to explore uncertainty. Finding the answer is not the purpose of great questions, the discovery lies on the journey. Your
When Teachers Compete, No one wins
Toxic teams of educators develop for a variety of reasons that usually stem from the current cloud of paranoia, fear, and frustration enveloping public education but we need to fight the negativity! We'r
Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton Who's better Candidate?
According to me, this is a no brainer. From the perspective of India, Donald Trump is a way better candidate than Hillary Clinton. W
What is the 1 thing that our parents don't teach us in life & we have to learn on our own?
Most successful people have failed many times before becoming successful. You must learn from your failures. You cannot live your life merely to please your
Experts say Right age to start school varies for each child
Its that time of year again when the noticeboard outside your local primary school is likely to read Enrol your child for kindergarten or prep now. But how do you know what th
Remembering Nehru as a â€˜Friend of Scienceâ€™
The last few years have seen a sequential erosion of scientific temper in this country. From the head of the legislature to heads of judiciary, science in India has been whipped naked by theocratic, irra
The Entanglements And Misconceptions Of Education Research
The field of education is often littered with questionable research. If you wish to study more about educational research the, first for all you must know the meaning of Educational Rese
Education in dyslexia
As a nine year old, Tom Mullally had a superior IQ, but could never understand why he still could not read or write. He watched on as his classmates moved on to the next year level wh
15 of the Best and Most Unusual Online Courses for Entrepreneurs
Real world experience is the worldâs best teacher, but there is a wealth of knowledge online to help teach ourselves what we donât have the opportunity to learn from a mentor or navigating life
How can a teacher ever be poor?
The other day a spanking new luxury car screeched to a stop in front of my humble abode. A chauffeur in an impeccable white attire hurriedly stepped out to open the rear door. With my
No classes, no professors: A way out to business schools
When Magnus Blikeng finished a bachelors degree in marketing management at Manchester Metropolitan University he was eager to gain a masters qualification that would help him get a management job
New Methodology: SOLAR PANEL POWER IN SCHOOLS
DRESSED IN PASTEL pink and green for an early spring day, second grade student Katherine Cribbs was learning about energy on a virtual field trip to her own school. With a flurry of t
What to choose for your Future?
Even young people who have a plan to be a doctor, lawyer, research scientist, singer do not really know what will happen. If they have any certainty at all, they are a bit deluded.
DTC driver's son tops CBSE Class 12 exam
Prince Kumar, the son of a DTC bus driver, topped the CBSE Class 12 examination in the science stream. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia congratulated Kumar and said th
Google Doodle salutes Raja Ram Mohan Roy, The "Father of the Indian Renaissance"
Tuesday marks the 246th birth anniversary of India most celebrated social reformer Raja Ram Mohan Roy, remembered best as the Maker of Modern India and father of the Indian Renai
A decision by Sachin's father that changed his life, Indian cricket: Book
It was the summer of 1984 when a decision by Professor Ramesh Tendulkar -- to let his youngest child Sachin switch school changed the boy's life. The anecdote finds a mention in a
Oxford Univ crash course for 2 Indian teaching Olympiad winners
Two teachers from India have won themselves a two-week classroom course at the University of Oxford by topping a teaching professionals' Olympiad. Nandini Shah, a
Piracy is a Real Threat to Writers
Writing is not just a hobby or generally what we call a timepass. Infact, its an art, a passion & way of living for many people from all over the world. But after vanishing multiple artforms, piracy is here to destroy th
Winnie Mandela: South Africa's "Mother of the Nation" dies at 81
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's marriage to Nelson Mandela and her anti-apartheid activism ensured many South Africans saw her as "the mother of the nation", but her past was littered with d
Facebook COO Started Free Online Course On Mental Resilience
The initiative follows Sandberg's 2017 book, Option B Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy. Co-authored with close friend and Wharton professor Adam Grant, the
Australia court rules Heinz 'healthy' toddler food misleading
Food giant Heinz's misled consumers about the health value of Little Kids Shredz products for toddlers, an Australian court ruled today, adding that the US firm should have been aware the claims were dec
Do You Share Your Birthday with Albert Einstein?
Friends, if you are born on March 14, then you are lucky enough to share your birthday with the great physicist Albert Einstein. He was born on the date in 1879.
Million Dollar Prize for his YouTube lessons
Eddie Woo an Australian teacher whoâs been shortlisted in the final round for $1M Global Teacher Prize 2018. He is known for his online maths classes on YouTube. His enthusiasm for mathematics has h
Koen Timmers teaching refugee childrens & breaking boundaries for Education
How many people are living their life for others and in fact for the marginalized sections of this world. Like refugees from Africa or so to say any other community which is equally ignored by the rest of this world.
Diego Faria Lima reformed a school from drug & dropouts to a reference school
Addiction and youngsters together are really difficult to handle and itâs not only the responsibility of human right activists or social reformers to discard this social evil. Teachers are the most accessible person who can shift the mind and
Robotics Teacher in the running for million-dollar prize
Waialua High School teacher Glenn Lee, who kicked off Hawaiiâs robotics movement, was recently chosen as one of the Top 10 finalists for the $1 million Global Teacher Prize. Glenn Lee, USA A
Recommended as World's Best Teacher because she developed the inquisitiveness in students
Marjorie Brown, a South African teacher who teaches history at Roedean School, Johannesburg, has been named a top 10 finalist for the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize 2018, which was announced today by Micro
Luis Miguel Bermudez, a Teacher who designed curriculum for Sex Education
What makes a great teacher? This question is already a big one for thinkers in the education sector. Considering mastery of their subject or building responsible citizens of their nation? Having a touch
Nurten Akkus inspiring pre-school Teachers
Nurten AkkuÃ Å¸, a Turkish preschool teacher, has become one of the 10 finalists in the 2018 Global Teacher Prize, often dubbed the Nobel Prize for teaching. This something which can inspire other preschool teachers as well to
Shiva the First Teacher: Lessons from his life
As today is the auspicious day of Maha Shivaratri. One of the major festivals in India and for all the shiv bhakts. But do we know, that Lord Shiva has been considered as one of the firs
3M Supports Nobel Prize Series, India 2018 - Science Impacts Lives
Armed with an endeavor to stimulate innovation and creative thinking about how 'Science impacts life', Nobel Media in association with 3M and Department of Biotechnology (under the ambit of Ministry of S
We need Gandhi even after 70 years because
Today marks the 70th anniversary of the assassination of Gandhi, Beyond Teaching is reproducing his thoughts & reforms on the educational system.
India as the Democratic Federal Republic
Republic is a Latin word. A Republican state is one in which power rests with the citizens. Democracy is a Greek word. It means a state in which leaders are chosen from among the general