(‘Assessment’ is topic under continuous discussion at Faculty Room of Disha Edupoint. In t his article, I will attempt to put forth our initial discussion done on 4th of June, 2018.) What does ‘assessment’ mean? Though we will be discussing its meaning in acade mic sense only, I wish to bring to your attention, the … Continue reading Assessment Strategies for Effective Teachers -Introduction
Yesterday, I was thinking, what do I love more? Life or death? Answer, obviously, was far-off from my reach then ! But ‘the turbulent flight’ AI 629 from Mumbai to Nagpur today (June 9th), followed by a glass of Beer helped me to the answer. It’s relative! I am not sure what do I love … Continue reading Dancing your way through the turbulence… !
Changing culture through language is more about ‘choice of words and strength of character’, than the dialect. It was a casual discussion over ‘afternoon’ tea in ‘Faculty Room’ @Disha Edupoint, which gradually lead to realization of how our language affects our family, organisation, students, colleagues and most importantly, ourselves. I would like to start with … Continue reading Changing culture through language.
If a statement is made on several numbers or objects and it is untrue, we can easily disprove (i.e. prove that it is false) by using a counterexample. If we show that the claim does not hold for any one of numbers or objects, our job is done. This method also help us in solving … Continue reading Disproof by Counterexample
Re-Introduction to Mathematics. Because you have studied this subject and know it. But do we know it’s true nature? I think, it will take a lifetime or more to do so. Let’s start now and see how far we can go. Find the video lecture on this topic. (In this video, the sound quality is … Continue reading Re-Introduction to Mathematics
What is the most effective way of reading or of taking class notes? Can one master this methods to achieve better learning and results? The answer is yes. Experts have studied different study techniques over the years and presented better versions to us. I have tried to put some of it together, with my own … Continue reading Study Techniques
जगण्याला धार असली पाहीजे, कड्यावरून कोसळणाऱ्या पाण्यासारखी, पाजवलेल्या पात्यासारखी, किंवा ताज्या खोल जखमेतून उसळणाऱ्या, उष्ण रक्तासारखी, आवेग, कुठल्यातरी कारणानं, हृदय कायम ढोल बडवत असलं पाहीजे, अण्, छातीचा भाता, शब्दांनी, श्वासांनी, कायम पेटवत असला पाहीजे, पेटत असला पाहीजे, जग जाळण्याठी नव्हे, काही मनांत ज्योत पेटावी म्हणून…
Why am I trying to fit in? With every passing day, I find more of my energy is being wasted in trying to obey popular rules framed by the clueless society. Nonetheless, I have tried to defy few of them. And my conscious asks me sarcasticly, ‘Oh really?’. The desperation to try to fit in … Continue reading Trying to fit in?
(The following article contains bullet points from Parenting Seminar I delivered at couple of schools. Hope it will be helpful.) Dear Parents, • Of all the organizations we are part of, the most underestimated and neglected organization is our family. We all need to find a way out to utilize most of the potential of … Continue reading Thumb rules of Good Parenting