Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Critical Pedagogy in the Social Science Classroom

The teacher plays a pivotal role in practicing critical classroom pedagogy, how can this practice be more democratised?

The Facade of Online Education in Bihar

A total of 10 lakh children have been forced to drop out of school due the pandemic across the various districts of Bihar.

Understanding the Nuances of Children’s Play Amid the Pandemic

Confined and limited to the four walls of the household, adults have to play a constructive role in making life beautiful for children during the pandemic.

Education to Achieve Social Justice and Equality:A commentary on NEP 2020

The following article looks at the NEP 2020 and its potential for generating social justice and equality.

Stop Teaching Students How To Write Answers, Teach Them to Think...

An overt emphasis on mechanical reproduction of bookish answers robs learning of its essence, can we rethink education to make it more organic?

The Soul of Education

The book 'The Soul of Education' inevitably raises the question “Should modern public school education even have a soul?” and through its reflections takes us on a journey deep within.
An unaccompanied foreign minor does lessons provided by a volunteer in a park in Toulouse, France, October 2017. Alain Pitton/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Conflict kills education: Rwandan experiences show how lost years can be...

The following article highlights how the occurrence of sustained conflict can become an obstruction in the path of education through the Rwandan experience and discusses how the cracks can be healed within such a scenario.
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My Pathetic-Hilarious Experiences During Online Classes in the ‘New Normal’

The following is both a satirical and a humorous experiential account by an LLB student regarding his online classes in the ‘new normal’.

Understanding School Ethos: A View from a Krishnamurti School

Schools are spaces where we must understand ourselves and others as mutually interdependent & in relationship to one another and to the world we inhabit.

On Fear and Freedom: The Irresistible Jiddu Krishnamurti

As we celebrate Jiddu Krishnamurti’s birth anniversary, it is important to engage with him—the way this wanderer (May 11,1895—February 17,1986) broke all sorts of defined paths, moved around the world, and sought to make us interrogate the banality of routinized existence