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If not now, when?

Students are the pillars of tomorrow, building on the foundation of today. The teaching, guiding, facilitating fraternity is doing a great job undoubtedly. The concern is definitely of maneuvering nature. But over and above that are…

Edutopia – The Education World

The character of education is changing rapidly. The demand for education has substantially increased because of the successful expansion of education across the world. The whole world is inter connected with a very thin but strong line of…

Learning to CROP with Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes was very popular during my school days and the legacy continues, thanks to my Hindi Teacher in school, Mr Suryaji Pathade, who was a master story teller. During the teachers’ assembly he used to narrate the stories of…

A needle in a haystack : A Fable

As a student in a school I read an interesting story where a farmer lost his needle which he wanted very badly. He came across a wonderful idea to find the needle - he decided to burn the hay stack where his needle was lost!! He waited for…

Creating a climate for creativity

A driver on the freeway can use more of his car’s potential than he can on a narrow obstructed road; the individual can use more of his creative potential when he is in a creative climate -thus Sidney Parnes defines the role of the adult in…

Teaching Paradigms for the New Millennium

Teaching in the present day scenario is no mean feat! It is both a challenge and an opportunity. It is challenging to engage a generation hooked to technology in meaningful conversation about what matters in the ‘real’ world - the immediate…

Creative Movement in Education

Body movement and performing arts as a medium of expression to groom and teach children lessons for life Movement sessions are ideal environments for learning in multiple ways. It can help one understand the relationship of ones body with…