Push-based learning vs pull-based learning

August 07, 2018 | Veena K

Anish was so engrossed in the movie ‘King Arthur’ that he didn’t realise he had finished his lunch with very little fuss. I had allowed my grandnephew to watch the movie for a second time in one day, because this was the only way he had agreed to…read more

Creativity – Is it a necessity?

July 23, 2018 | Veena K

‘Thande thande paani se nahana chahiye’ I could hear the children singing. It was a hot summer day. I had just returned home from work early in the evening and was standing in the balcony watching my son and his friends about eight to ten of them…read more

Curiosity did not kill the cat!

June 22, 2018 | Veena K

I was crooning to the mellifluous voice of Lata Mangeshkar’s song ‘Bada Natkhat Hai Krishna Kanhaiyya’ when a sudden ‘hello’ from the other end of the phone, broke my rhythm. I had dialed my friend Parimala’s number and had been listening to her…read more

HumbleFool And HumbleSchool

June 15, 2018 | Vivek Dadu

Sometimes you know that you need to take a giant leap of faith to move towards your calling. However, you are unable to do so, due to fear of failing. In those moments, you wish for a push. You wish for somebody, who could come and tell you that…read more