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4 key factors of teach...

About “John Hattie” and his research, I heard for the first time in a conference for school Principals conducted in Lucknow, India. He has researched over 800 meta-analysis relating to achievements, he has compared the effect sizes computed for more than 800 different meta-analysis that, in turn, bring together the results of more than 50,000 different studies. After listening to resea...

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Reviving and updating ...

Great teachers create great students. A school is made by the teachers it keeps. A motivated, dedicated, empathetic and a knowledgeable teacher, who can inspire students into becoming positive thinkers, is the biggest asset a school can ever have and there can be no second opinion or a substitute to it. Let me at the outset begin by reminding that Teachers are humans too, though they are a...

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Empowering one & ...

Bringing about a change in the education is no mean task, but every little step counts. And Neha Swain, who was recently awarded Queen’s Young Leaders Award in Buckingham Palace by the British monarch, has already taken several in this direction. She talks about her NGO Rubaroo in Hyderabad, which aims to make education accessible to one and all, regardless of their socio-economic backgr...

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Bringing about equalit...

Intro- Karti Sawhney has been awarded the Queen’s Young Leaders Award at the Buckingham Palace. What makes his achievement even more special is that he is visually challenged. He inspires today’s youth, including the specially-abled, to widen their horizons in Science & Maths …. How does it feel to be recognized for your achievement- royally? It feels great. I couldn’t ...

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The Right to Education...

The Right to Education Act(RTE) was enacted By the parliament of India, on 4 August 2009. This Act is a fundamental right of education for every child and explains the modalities of the importance of free and compulsory education for children of India between the age group of 6 and 14 under the Article 21 A. This Act was a much needed Act to revolutionize the growing and changing ‘Indian...

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Role of Sports in deve...

“Play is the only way the highest intelligence of humankind can unfold.” Joseph Chilton Pearce  Today, at every corner you will find a school, preschool or a day care. Rapid progress has made education available just round the corner. But just one look deeper into the way the school’s curriculum is structured; one would know the shallow approach most of the schools have taken toward...