without such push for reform, India will have a few pockets of elite progress floating on a large pool of illiteracy and underperformance
Ideologies such as those glorifying St Stephen’s are dangerous.
What stands out is the irresponsible nature shown by the Govt. in making a change so abrupt that forces students to make a mid-term jump from one language to another.
How many times have we heard this - using ‘culture’ as a defense for justifying unequal treatment?
We are done being the collateral damage of an uptight and antique education system.
The fear of being punished for not walking in a line is not discipline. Because sooner rather than later, the fear will go, and I will break the line.
At a young age, students will be able to understand and appreciate differences among themselves, preparing them for the world outside.
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Does a body that represent us also have the right to make personal choices for us?
Seldom in recent history has a non partisan movement spread so far and wide, in a short span of time, demanding for the most basic of human rights- Freedom.
â€œHimachal or West Bengal, the democratic, fundamental, human rights of students are violated by the very same State machinery dutifully bound to protect it.â€
While enrolment rates at the primary education level have increased in all states in the past few years, retention of students remains a challenge.
Maybe it is indeed too early to dare to think beyond IIMs.
I fail to understand why it should hurt your dignity to speak to your own students about their demands.
My city came alive. She was strong and confident, and thrumming with energy.
A chant for all the pent up anger and the rage against the atrocity and apathy of the University officials and the State seemed to have sent tremors throughout the country.
Teaching as a leadership which not only reforms the students, but also develops the leadership capabilities of the individuals for long term achievements.
Are we looking for disputes when in fact some applause is called for?
At this juncture, the students of ISM Dhanbad have been at the forefront of a mass struggle.
To stand in a crowded train compartment and ask for money requires a lot of courage, passion and will.
This film is dedicated to all teachers who create empowering spaces that make learning come alive.