Sunday, June 26, 2022

Nivedita Dwivedi

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Nivedita Dwivedi is an Independent Writer. She is working in the field of education and—based in Mumbai.

Labelling Theory and the Classrooms

The classroom is like a second home for the child. Each and every child requires to be nurtured with unadulterated care and love to be able to realize her complete potential.

Voluntary or Mandatory: Aadhaar

Aadhaar has been understood as being ‘voluntary’ in nature. However, the government has left no stone unturned in mandating its use if one wants to interact with the government using any existing interface of exchange.

The Scourge of Manual Scavenging in India

When we look at the practice of manual scavenging in light of the caste hierarchies prevalent it becomes amply evident that manual scavenging has traditionally been relegated to those present at the bottom-most step of this caste ladder. So, even among the Dalits, manual scavengers are one of the lower-most sub-groups, and are treated as such, even by the Dalits who occupy a higher place than them in the caste hierarchy.

Mob lynching – a convoluted form of justice

Two men suspected to be cattle thieves have been beaten to death by a vigilante mob in Jharkhand's Godda district. 

The Journey as a Teacher of Life

SPECIAL STORY Simple living and creative thinking are the catalysts that make parenting a truly meaningful intervention. The eagerness to explore, generate alternatives and the capacity to think beyond the given enable a child to grow up innovatively.

Nivedita Dwivedi

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Nivedita Dwivedi is an Independent Writer. She is working in the field of education and—based in Mumbai.

OPINION

Why its not the children who are failing but the system itself 

Large scale failure in State Board Examinations compels us to raise pertinent questions on decadence of educational infrastructure and shallow notions of success and failure.

Part 1/When the Denial Hurts more than the Destruction

Irked by continuous vilification of Hindu-dharma and denial of historical atrocities, a significant section of Hindus refuse to submit to the strictly controlled intellectual and academic order that the politically, economically and intellectually powerful elite has created in the form of control on education and the media. The piece discusses this issue.

Part 2/When the Denial Hurts more than the Destruction

Irked by continuous vilification of Hindu-dharma and denial of historical atrocities, a significant section of Hindus refuse to submit to the strictly controlled intellectual and academic order that the politically, economically and intellectually powerful elite has created in the form of control on education and the media. The piece discusses this issue.

What it takes to be a Labourer: May Day and the Plight of the Ordinary in the National Capital

May 1st is internationally celebrated as Workers' Day marking the tremendous efforts and historic contributions of workers during the labour movement.

Digital Pedagogy: Learning with Adroit Promptness for Instant Gratification

The pandemic may have made digitalised modes of learning common but it's important to look at them with both criticality and reflexivity.