Educate, don’t Re-educate

I saw a news item today. It was about changes being made in school syllabus in the state of Rajasthan by the Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education. Nothing wrong about making changes and improving something. But what raises everyone’s eyebrows is when the said education board decides to fade out certain historical facts. The board …

When You Want Professional Education

School life is school life. You learn a lot of things about different subjects. You get to make quite a few friends with different mindsets. You too start developing a world-view of sorts. As a teenager in school, you start seeing things with a certain perspective. The way your parents or guardians or elders around …

Your education begins with ‘Why’

You must have heard some parent somewhere saying with dismay: “My child asks lots of questions”. It could even be variations like, “Why does he ask so many questions?”, “She always questions everything?” or, “I don’t have the answer to his questions”. As you well know, asking questions is the natural state of a pure, …