Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Walk And Charge

Few students of my alma-mater have come with an innovative idea to charge electronics gadget. And that idea is very simple and yet powerful. All charged up: L-R Shachi Pande, Rushikesh Pande, Isha Nag, Tejas Narsimhan , Aditya Nanavaty and Sarvesh Patil Now your regular 20-minute morning walk can also help in recharging your cellphone […]

February 13, 2009 · Ajit · 2 Comments
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7 Teachers beat an 11 Year old for not doing homework

Here is another case of corporal punishment. I think it is high time some serious action was taken against the schools and erring teachers. IBN Reports A sixth standard student of the Vinod English High School in Bangalore, Sangeetha was physically tortured by seven of her teachers on Thursday. The teachers said that Sangeetha hadn’t […]

February 5, 2009 · Ajit · No Comments
Posted in: corporal punishment, Education

Schools For India

Education is a topic that is very dear to me. I have always wanted to do something in this area. Something Big! Don’t know when I will be able to do that but till then I will continue to dream of that. In the meantime I have come accross this organization called Schools For India. […]

January 30, 2007 · Ajit · No Comments
Posted in: Education, India, Schools, SchoolsForIndia

School With No Teachers – School at Tuggalwala

To sir with love A girls’ college in Punjab where there are no teachers and where the students pay no tuition fees and are taught to abhor cheating in exams Yesterday on Dateline Punjab they had a story of a school that had no teachers! At first I couldn’t bellieve it but they had a […]

September 16, 2006 · Ajit · 7 Comments
Posted in: Education, India