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From Coverage to Learning: Making the Shift in Indian Schools


“But if thought corrupts language, language also corrupts thought.” – George Orwell
I walk into a Standard 9 classroom. It’s a Physics Class on “Force and the Laws of Motion.” Dressed in a bright blue sari, the teacher stands at the front of the room and patiently explains Newton’s first law of motion. Then she asks a question based on it. A few diligent children in the front two rows seem to be ta Read more of this blog post »
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“While some American education experts may say that all learning should be 'fun,' I personally believe that the word "fun' is the wrong word to use. Learning should be challenging, meaningful, rigorous, engrossing, interesting, and satisfying.”
Maya Thiagarajan, Beyond the Tiger Mom: East-West Parenting for the Global Age

“the Asian mothers I spoke with all reiterated the importance of “study routines” or “study schedules.” If children assume that they will have to do supplementary math every Saturday morning, then they will accept it as part of their weekly routine.”
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“Nature does not hurry, yet
everything is accomplished. —Lao Tzu (571–531 BC)”
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“While some American education experts may say that all learning should be 'fun,' I personally believe that the word "fun' is the wrong word to use. Learning should be challenging, meaningful, rigorous, engrossing, interesting, and satisfying.”
Maya Thiagarajan, Beyond the Tiger Mom: East-West Parenting for the Global Age

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