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Devi Kar

What can we do about our vanishing values?

Instead of living in a “gilded age”, we could, through a robust value system, embark on a golden age in India.

13 Oct 2018 2:08 AM

It’s a mistake to make young people worry about careers too early in life

It is abundantly clear that the objective of being “college-ready” and “career ready” is not being met.

08 Aug 2018 12:34 AM

Why sex education in schools is vital

Our children are already exposed to much more than we would like to believe.

01 Jun 2018 1:13 AM

India’s exam system needs an overhaul, not just tinkering

We must not ruin our children emotionally and cerebrally in this manner. It is the quality of learning and teaching that must be the focus.

17 Apr 2018 12:30 AM

Explore the Finnish model, but to bring a change in India’s schools, look within

Finnish children do not appear for examinations until the last year of school.

07 Mar 2018 3:03 AM

Know India: Let’s appreciate its diversity

Many of us do not know our own country well. School students should be encouraged to know India firsthand.

19 Jan 2018 12:51 AM

Ryan saga lessons: How schools must change

It is high time that the powers that be sat up and began overhauling our examination system.

17 Nov 2017 12:27 AM

Keeping kids safe: Schools must get basics right

The most recent instance was the horrifying Ryan School incident in Gurgaon when a Class 2 boy was found in the toilet with a slit throat.

30 Oct 2017 12:13 AM

A ‘bridge’ to link high school & varsity helps

The learning outcomes of this entire exercise were abundantly clear.

22 Sep 2017 1:52 AM

Inflated marks: 100% and still galloping

The debate over grades, marks and points is definitely over — high marks are here to stay.

11 Jul 2017 6:41 AM