Two-Way Monologue

Monologue is when one person speaks and the other listens. Here we present to you “Two-Way  Monologue”. Two way monologue is when one person speaks and the other doesn’t respond to what is said but says something else entirely different.  The famous deflection tactic. Two-way monologues are a serious and disturbing reality at homes, specially….Read More

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Culture

Few people do not make a culture. Neither does the practice over a few years. Culture grows slowly and strongly. Once it crosses a certain threshold of critical mass it becomes all pervasive with an ever  growing acceptance. We associate everything from food, festivals, dress, rituals language etc to culture. Understanding culture helps in understanding….Read More

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SundayEdCamp: Is it an error? Is it a blunder?

Our this week’s SundayEdCamp Question is: How do you explain the difference between an error and a blunder to a child? This week we are tweaking with our format. We are not saying pick one. We are requesting you to share your take, tell us your story and let us share it widely.

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Talent, if hidden, has very limited benefits. Talent must stand out

You play cricket. You wanted to play for India. Now, you are an IT professional, playing cricket with your son/daughter and imagining your son/daughter will be the next Mark Zuckerberg is all good. All legit. You do have parental rights to think like that, but and a big but, does your kid possess either of….Read More

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Expectations

Expectations are always for the future, not for the present or the past. Therefore it is safe to say that they are based on our beliefs. Beliefs on the other hand are to a large extent based on past experiences. If a student is fairly average in science and you ask him if he expects….Read More

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Emotion

Emotion is  never a weakness, emotion is a feeling and a sense, it is positive and brings in confidence. Statements like “I am an emotional fool” in front of kids develop a concocted version of this word in their world. Kids must understand very early that, like mind, emotion is also not a body part….Read More

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Values shared, set the path for the future

One of the ingredient to our behavior is value. These are principles we live by. They may also serve our self interest. As students move from their sheltered home and school environment, they learn to build relationship values. Values of empathy, generosity, caring, camaraderie and many more. The more they engage with society through reading,….Read More

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Change

Yesterday we believed that change was the only constant. Today we know that change will happen faster than we could ever have imagined. We need to help children to develop this understanding. They need to be prepared about managing change and increasing happiness. Experiences define change, sharing your experiences with children, lays the foundation for….Read More

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Selecting a school is definitely not a child’s play…

Selecting a school is definitely not a child’s play, hmm… Not a parent’s play too. While considering a school for your child, in order of priority, share with us your reasoning. (eg: b,d,c,a) Brand Fees Distance Reference Others (Pl specify)

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