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Q: I attended a workshop where it was mentioned that formative assessment should be frequent, informal and effective. Though I asked the resource person conducting the training on how this is possible I did not get a satisfactory reply. Can…

Examination Anxiety

Most of the students are anxious at the time of examinations along with their parents. Some experience a high level of anxiety during their examinations. As the bell for the examination goes, it is anxiety time for students and parents.…

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What are the strategies to be followed by the management of a school while conducting interviews for teachers? -Zameera Ofran, Co-ordinator, Crescent Matriculation H Sec School, Chennai Ask the right questions at the interview: Focus on…

Understanding depression in students

As Rollo May puts it ‘depression is the inability to construct a future’. Depression is of major public health importance, in terms of its prevalence and the suffering, dysfunction and economic burden and more common in women. It is…

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Sarita Mathur is a free-lance education consultant offering services to schools, both rural and urban, in India and abroad. An alumnus of St. Stephen’s College, Sarita has a degree in Mathematics, Education and a post-graduate degree in…