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To be a great Teacher

Since the inception of formal education system in India and abroad the teacher’s role has been of paramount significance. During the last few decades due to much shift in teaching-learning paradigm, the role of a teacher too has undergone a…

Teaching … a passion

‘The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.’ A teacher has the power to transform souls and touch someone’s life in a positive way. It is one of the noblest of…

Training

Do you know of any good teacher for English? I need one desperately. We are just not able to get a teacher for Maths. Please tell me if you know of one. Of the 250 applications we received, we have been able to short list barely 20. We have…

Teacher

Objectively speaking, teaching is one of the five top most stressful careers in the world. In a single hour, we have to play many different roles: nurse, baby sitter, counsellor, administrator, parental doormat and may be if we’re lucky -…

Educating or Educaring?

There is a saying that if schools care well for the children, they will fare well in life. The roles of schools and teachers have changed today. Schools are homes away from home. Teachers are foster parents. There is a shift in focus in…

An endless love for Learning

‘The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts,’ – C.S. Lewis What C.S. Lewis says is of utmost importance. As teachers, sometimes the assumption is that duty is to trim the class in such a way that…

A Great Teacher

We are at a stage in human history when it is necessary to accept that educating the present and future generations is a huge challenge and by recruiting the best talent available as teaching professionals, we can hope to meet this emerging…

Education for a better world

Education according to Swami Vivekananda is the manifestation of the perfection lying within. The purpose of education is not to fill an empty vessel but to turn the eye of the soul towards light, held Plato. For Gandhi, Education meant…