Tag: education

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  • Doodling in Math Class?
    by Ajay Jaiman  |  24 December 2010

    I wish I had taken advance math in school/college. Can’t say what would have happened to my math skills, but I am sure my doodling would have improved. See what Vi Hart, a self-claimed recreational...

  • Education in rigor mortis: a 10-year report card
    by Arti Jaiman  |  06 April 2009

    Can anything possibily change in the Indian education system. A comparison between a survey done in 1996 and another done in 2006 seems to suggest that nothing much has changed in our education system. Read...

  • Free text books on the internet!
    by Ajay Jaiman  |  06 February 2009

    Like the open source movement in software, an open source movements in the textbooks may be afoot. If this movement takes hold it will surely impact the textbook business, which is perhaps the only safe...

  • Radio for the visually disabled
    by Arti Jaiman  |  19 November 2008

    An excellent idea has just come downstream from Sajan Venniyoor. He suggests that we utilise the radio for making print available to the visually disabled. This would include everything from school textbooks to novels, short...

  • Reading through radio
    by Arti Jaiman  |  14 November 2008

    I’m thinking of that child left behind. The one who cannot follow a lesson because she cannot read what the teacher has written on the blackboard, even though she has faithfully and correctly copied it...

  • Community radio: teaching English
    by Arti Jaiman  |  04 September 2008

    We’ve been seriously considering Teaching of English as a significant element in the CR station’s content offering. Centre for Learning Resources’ Dr Kurrien has mentioned that he would be happy to share the content that...

  • School Kids make a trip to the Yamuna River
    by Arti Jaiman  |  21 August 2007

    The class seven students of The Shri Ram School, DLF Phase 3, made a trip to the Yamuna to experience first hand the state of the river just before it enters Delhi from neighbouring state...

  • Educating the rural children
    by Ajay Jaiman  |  08 August 2005

    Who will teach the teachers to see the hunger for learning in these bright sparks? “I am not sure, what is it that I want to do when I grow up… I don’t know… maybe...