Thursday, Jul. 27, 2017

Teaching

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, [...]

Teacher, a multi tasker

Teacher, a multi tasker

Posted On: September 15, 2016

Teachers go through training before they enter into actual the classroom teaching but each day and every class [...]

Stem Integration in Classrooms

Stem Integration in Classrooms

Posted On: September 15, 2016

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. STEM education is a modern approach that is designed to [...]

The rote-learning crisis in India

The rote-learning crisis in India

Posted On: September 12, 2016

The obsession with rote learning will only change if we have stronger leadership in our education system and [...]