The Education Innovation Bank – Teachers as Transformers
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The Education Innovation Bank – Teachers as Transformers

How do some teachers in government elementary schools achieve their educational goals in spite of facing the same constraints as thousands of other teachers? The answer lies in their ability to innovate and find solutions to their immediate problems. These teachers depend largely on their creativity and resourcefulness to transform the socio-economic constraints to schooling. … Continue reading

Simmering of subtle change: AntiCafé of conviviality
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Simmering of subtle change: AntiCafé of conviviality

Europe is going through a tough time, a lot of questions which were never asked are being asked. But when the euro-zone is becoming suspect, the deficit is expanding, the social disaffection with politicians is increasing, the debate is becoming more intense. The unemployment rate in the South has gone up to 30-40 per cent … Continue reading

Inspired teachers:  Need for changing the frame of reference
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Inspired teachers: Need for changing the frame of reference

Hon’ble President of India, Shri. Pranab Mukherjee took some decisions recently which can have far-reaching consequences.  During the meeting of the Vice Chancellors of the Central Universities, he proposed several initiatives which could perhaps help in transforming the environment for higher education and connection between academia, innovators and rest of the society.  As per the press release, … Continue reading