Differently-Abled, Technically-Skilled and World's best Teacher
Pradeep Negi, an economics, social science and computer science teacher at Government Inter College BHEL Ranipur in Haridwar, has been shortlisted for the annual Varkey Foundation
Attention, Class !! 10 Things Smart Teachers Do Differently
Teaching requires skill and it is an art, in which a teacher is an artist, and the art is his/her students. Every teacher has his/her own way and technique of teaching which is different
How to earn more than your regular teaching job
Teachers usually get paid a little less than professionals, however, there are a lot of ways where teachers can make up their low salaries. There is a host of freelancing websites to earn more than your regular teaching job. According to
Does Obesity affect school performance?
Obesity is a serious, chronic disease that can have a negative effect on many systems in your body. People who are overweight or obese have a much greater risk of developing serious conditions, including heart disease, d
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
4 Digital Platforms Leading the Future of Ed-Tech in India
Time has been changed so fastly that in todayâs technology-driven world, teachers may no longer be the sole keepers of knowledge in the classroom. The introduction of one-to-one
7 Basic Steps for Cracking Grants (Why and how you should approach them correctly)
No matter what your finances are, scholarships have become a necessary step in everybodyâs transition to college. Higher education is becoming more and more expensive day by day. So, grants are important not just because of the economic crite
Film Education Strategy : Importance, Scopes and Recommendations
What it is to be literate has become a dynamic concept in the 21st century. Globalized social shifts require a more wide-ranging set of skills and understandings and mean that competency in reading and writing paper text
2 New Law Centers for University of Delhi
Delhi University's Executive Council has approved setting up of two new law centers, a women hostel in North Delhi and an academic block near the Maurice Nagar area. At a meeting held yesterday, the varsity's highest decision-m
Invest In Your Education (Need, Scope and Objectives)
No matter how tough your curriculum was, leave it there and start your real educational journey with full capacity for your individual growth. Spending years and years on getting degrees, collecting books and having the formal education.
Can Creativity be taught? How important is it for the teachers?
What is Creativity? Creativity isn't something that is taught in the classroom. School teachers are mostly struggling with this issue that how they can enhance the power of creativity among thei
Teaching digital citizenship to non-digital students
There was a time when having a digital watch was a big deal. This was the most exciting thing back in late 1970. We accumulated ourselves for reading numbers rather than to look and indulge in detailed processes.
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
What should be in a Teacher's bag?
Teachers will usually leave materials and lesson plans, but they also want to have a plan B at all times. When students in the class don't want to study and you are supposed to teach them but you don't know how. Here we're at
How to deal with difficult parents (effective 7 steps)
Emotionally immature parents are a big reason of anxieties for teachers. Dealing with difficult parents is especially hard on the emotionally sensitive child. By taking notice of other peopleâs reactions, itâs very hard for him/her to st
OSCARS are Important for Educators because
The 90th Academy Awards are over for another year, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2017 and took place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif
Noble Prize Series - India 2018 (Education & the role of Teachers)
From, 1 February, a five-day unique programme to stimulate engagement in science, literature, and peace taking place in Goa, Mumbai and New Delhi. During Nobel Prize Series five Nobel Laureates will give lectures and take part in roundta
Scientists discover the brain's 'anxiety cells'
US neuroscientists have identified "anxiety cells" in the brains of mice, paving way for a potential treatment for humans suffering from anxiety disorders.
Become a teacher without a degree in education
Pre-school, elementary, middle and high school teacher are in high demand across the country. And for those considering a career in teaching, there can be a host of benefits. But many would-be teachers mistakenly believe
How to write a teaching philosophy
A set of beliefs you have about teaching and learning are together referred to as a teaching philosophy. It should also talk about how you put your beliefs into practice by putting forward concrete examples of what you d
Canadian-Chinese Education Entrepreneur Sherman Jen becoming a Billionaire
By bringing the idea of Canadian Education standards to back home in China Sherman Jen is making headlines with his China Maple Leaf Education. Expanding enrollments and optimism about growth in spending on education by mainland Chinese
Delhi govt asks 575 pvt schools to refund excess fees charged
The Delhi government has directed 575 private schools in the city to refund the excess fees charged by them citing implementation of the 6th pay commission recommendations. The government has also directe
PM's scheme for Research Fellows in India (For B.Tech, M.Tech & M.Sc students)
The Union Cabinet approved the implementation of Prime Minister's Research Fellows (PMRF) scheme at a total cost of Rs 1,650 crore for a period of seven years beginning 2018-19.
A Proper Guide for Homeschooling
Homeschooling Movement is getting popular day by day in the U.S. and in many foreign countries. But why are more parents getting out of the public schools and signing on to teach their own children? Parents usually come
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
Goa govt developing app for teachers: says CM Manohar Parrikar
The Goa government teachers can soon hope for quick resolution of infrastructural issues in schools like leaking toilets or non-functional taps through an upcoming mobile application.
Animals can mentally replay past events: study
Scientists have found the first evidence that animals can mentally replay past events from memory, a discovery that could help develop new drugs to treat Alzheimer's disease. "The reas
Pinoy Teacher Mixed Embroidery with Maths (World salutes him)
A Pinoy teacher named Dr. Jesus Insilada was chosen to represent the Philippines in the prestigious Global Teacher Prize 2018 in UAE. Letâs come together to know more about him and his unique teaching practices.
Use video to reinvent education (unleash the Power of a good story)
Visual mediums are the ones which can save those students who actually are unconventional. Typical and traditional methods of teaching are way more boring for them and in the age of technology we need to
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
World Best teachers: Nancie Atwell from Maine USA
Whatâs so great about Nancie Atwell, well she became the first recipient of the Global Teacher Prize in 2015. She was chosen as the best teacher in the world. The award is called the Nobel Prize
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
Significant developments in the field of IT in India
India is committed to expanding its development partnership with Egypt, Indian Ambassador Sanjay Bhattacharyya has said as he inaugurated an IT training institute here. Bhattacharyya said the opening o
Shashi Tharoor urged HRD Minister to exempt CBSE students from re-test
Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor today urged HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar to exempt CBSE Class 12 students from the economics paper re test on compassionate grounds
Students are you availing these concessions from Indian Railways?
India a proud nation & world's third largest railways network. It is the lifeline of India and operates its own electric-locomotive, diesel-locomotive, and passenger-coach factories. Tha
Researcher kills four staff members at Turkish university
A researcher killed four fellow staff members in a shooting today at a university in the western Turkish city of Eskisehir, in one of the deadliest incidents of its kind seen in Turkey. Deadly shootouts --
Pennsylvania State University is No. 2 institution for graduating CEOs
While prestigious private schools like MIT, Harvard and Wharton remain popular options among America future executives, Pennsylvania State University is actually the No.
12 lakh taking exam for NIOS diploma in elementary education
Over 12 lakh untrained teachers across the country are taking the examination for two years diploma course in elementary education conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling in pursuance of Prime Minis
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
Father's genes can impact motherly love: Study
A father's genes can influence the quality of care a newborn receives from its mother, a study has found.
UK Teachers to be Given Self-Defence Lessons
In the UK, teachers are in a hapless condition wherein some of their own pupil emerge as a threat to them. They will be taught ways to defuse threatening people and techniques to restrain violent pupils safely. The train
Bill Gates gives USD 44M to influence state education reform
Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions for American classrooms. His non-profit,
6 Things You Must Do To Get Your First Job After College
College life ends after a certain period of time. And as soon as the students complete their education, their main purpose is to get their dream job. Here is the list of important things that a student m
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
Shivaji University signs MoU with SPJIMR
State run Shivaji University in Kolhapur today signed an MoU with Mumbai based S P Jain Institute of Management and Research for faculty development, case writing and se
Evolving Education with Kathy Mackins
Kathy Mackin, a language and arts teacher at Mahtomedi Middle School was conferred the title of Mahtomedi Teacher of the Year 2017-18. She says that teaching is a very rewarding as well as fulfilling job. Also it is a very physically, mentally and
Robotics Teacher in the running for million-dollar prize
Waialua High School teacher Glenn Lee, who kicked off Hawaii's robotics movement, was recently chosen as one of the Top 10 finalists for the $1 million Global Teacher Prize. Glenn Lee, USA An electrical engin
German media sound alarm after shock World Cup defeat
In Germany, media reacted with concern and worry to the World Cup holders shock with the 1-0 defeat against Mexico on Sunday. Hirving Lozano hit the winning goal after 35 minutes in Moscow when the German
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
Quality of Education in Australian Unis
Scholars and educators all over the world acclaim the quality of education in Australia in one voice. Australia has already made its mark in the tourism industry and immigrants outspokenly recognize it as one of the best places to live. Hence, the
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