The grammatically flawed phrase 'I will explain them' foreshadows why progressive educational programmes and policies in government schools may fail.
Our poorest students are not guinea pigs for untested educational offerings, passionate but unskilled volunteers, or be at the mercy of corporations who want to imprint their brands on …
Education was supposed to light a lamp in our hearts, and we were supposed to carry it till our last breath. Where did it all go so wrong?
'There is poetry in math, but our children are trained to learn both poetry and maths by rote.'
Innovation and creativity happen when one follows their heart, and not when one is churned out like identical bots from an assembly line.
As Ambedkar said, caste permeates every social sphere in India, the education system in the country too is predominantly rooted in Brahminical patriarchy.
Online courses supplemented my personal desire for learning things which institutional education could not provide.
The government needs to work towards starting tech-based education in schools and focus more on value-based education.
My close friend was forced to take science when her interests lied elsewhere and this severely affected her mental health.