Saturday, Jun. 23, 2018

Teaching

Two Parenting and Teaching Truths

Two Parenting and Teaching Truths

Posted On: January 21, 2018

As a teacher I ‘dumb’ nothing down. What I do try to do instead is weave the eventual [...]

What can I do for a Clean India

What can I do for a Clean India

Posted On: November 28, 2017

As parents we inculcate values in our young ones to have a blessed life; as teachers our aim [...]

Every experienced teacher was a newly qualified teacher

Every experienced teacher was a newly qualified teacher

Posted On: September 14, 2017

Do you agree that few teachers come to the teaching profession, because they have a passion and desire [...]

Effective body language in the classroom

Posted On: March 09, 2017

Before you read any further, I would like you to remember your favourite teachers. Did you? Well if [...]

Chemistry is vital and chemistry is life

Chemistry is vital and chemistry is life

Posted On: January 14, 2017

Chemistry is the study of ‘the knowledge of the natural world’. The separation of the natural sciences into [...]

Teaching-learning moments from Kung-Fu Panda

Teaching-learning moments from Kung-Fu Panda

Posted On: January 13, 2017

While watching the movie Kung-Fu Panda with my 8-year-old son, it struck me how relevant the movie is [...]

Signs of a Good Teacher

Signs of a Good Teacher

Posted On: November 29, 2016

All teachers can stand in front of the class and deliver their lessons. Whether they are doing justice [...]

5 highly effective teaching practices

5 highly effective teaching practices

Posted On: November 29, 2016

We teachers are always looking to innovate, so, yes, it’s essential that we try new things to add [...]

Are we overlooking handwriting skill in schools?

Are we overlooking handwriting skill in schools?

Posted On: November 28, 2016

Handwriting has a physiological / psychological link in the brain. This link is so solid that nothing else [...]

What is the purpose of your lesson?

What is the purpose of your lesson?

Posted On: November 28, 2016

Why, exactly, are students spending time with you today? What is it you want students to know, understand, [...]