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Challenges: Bittersweet Life Lessons by Latha Mukundan (Reflections Shortlist)

This article is one of the shortlisted stories/essays submitted for Reflections (a writing contest for teachers).   Meera was so happy to get admission in 11th Standard in one of the most prestigious schools. The school had a ‘mentoring system’ where Meera’s mentor happened to be her Maths teacher. This made…

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Effects of Technology in Education by S. Ananthanarayanan (Reflections Shortlist)

This article is one of the shortlisted stories/essays submitted for Reflections (a writing contest for teachers).   Last year when the education board announced Sanskrit week celebration in all CBSE schools, we also planned to celebrate the week in a grand way. Some methods to celebrate the Sanskrit week, as suggested…

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4 Takeaways on Teaching with Games

Level Up Learning is a national survey of nearly 700 teachers that explores their attitudes, beliefs and practices around games and learning. The survey asked critical questions about different approaches to game-based learning, the efficacy of these approaches, and the role of professional development. For those of us who work…

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Mana Comics: Fix the Sister!

If you have your ‘OMG Moments’ with kids, share them with the author so we can all have a good laugh!   Devishobha is a writer, blogger, and a passionate mom of 2 kids. She relives the journey of childhood through them by collecting quips by kids on the world…

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My Inspirations by Dr. N. Srinivasan (Reflections Shortlist)

This article is one of the shortlisted stories/essays submitted for Reflections (a writing contest for teachers).   From my childhood, I have always aspired to become a teacher. I really don’t know what motivated me to choose this profession, but pondering over, I attribute my choice to my loving and sincere…

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Deconstructing Learning Games: Good vs. Bad

Learning games have it rough. Non-learning games are designed around a single primary goal: player enjoyment. That can be challenging enough, but learning games have two primary goals: enjoyment plus learning. This can feel like a struggle. Often, it seems like learning and fun are diametrically opposed ideas, dooming learning…

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Mana Comic: Candy Jar Motivator!

If you have your ‘OMG Moments’ with kids, share them with the author so we can all have a good laugh!   Devishobha is a writer, blogger, and a passionate mom of 2 kids. She relives the journey of childhood through them by collecting quips by kids on the world…

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Effects of Technology by in Education by S. Ramya (Reflections Shortlist)

This article is one of the shortlisted stories/essays submitted for Reflections (a writing contest for teachers).   Pros and Cons of Digitized Report Cards Nowadays many schools and colleges are publishing their results online and digitized Report Cards are generated. It clearly shows that new technologies are introduced in our Indian…

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My Inspirations by G. Arockiam (Reflections Shortlist)

This article is one of the shortlisted stories/essays submitted for Reflections (a writing contest for teachers).   Learning has always been very enriching and interesting to me only because of my teachers. I had a teacher in class V who was very kind and good to me. The dedication with which…

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Meera Comic # 15

Kudo! These kids are sensitive, thoughtful and bold to be rescuing their sexually abused friend.   Meera is an attempt to address serious issues through the eyes of a child, for other children like her. It appears every Friday in The Hindu Young World. The comic is the product of a long discussion,…

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