India Violence

No Country for Foreign Students

Co-authored by Amrita Singh & Aakanksha JadhavAnother day, another session of rigorous frisking and mockery in an unknown language. Frederick*, well equipped to enter...
Rethinking Education

How the Educated Lack an Education

Written by Rhea Narayan Kuthoore A vital organ of society has been decaying over time. If you are reading this piece, you were probably thrust...
video

Central Board of Security Errors: Solving the CBSE’s Reputation for Leaking Papers

Here, we break down the process of how papers are set and sent to the examination centres. An in-depth look at each stage of...
Education

Barbarians at the Feet of Dragons

Written by Philip Deweyi Introduction: Getting to the core of today’s emerging challengesIn an increasingly complex global economy, rapidly evolving technology forces us to question...
RSS Shakha The Bastion

Locating Sangh Shakhas Amidst a Secular India

Written by Simran Taneja When translated from Sanskrit, the term shakha (śākhā) means a party, section, faction, school or sect of an ideological group. In...
Game Based Learning

From Rote to Tech: India’s Path to Ensuring Higher Learning Outcomes

Written by Amrita SinghHow would you equally divide 16 oranges between 4 people? This year, the Annual Status of Education Report 2017 (ASER) decided...
India Education

Budget 2018: Is the Money Anywhere Close to the Mouth?

Co-authored by Amrita Singh & Tanvi MehtaAn Obsession with the EstablishedThe budget for 2018-19, unveiled by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, focused on revamping...
Technology in Public Education

English (Win)glish: Using Technology to Improve Public Education

Co-authored by Amrita Singh and Tanvi MehtaAt the level of providing pre-primary and primary education, India has been doing well since it features among...
MOOCs

‘Open’ for Business: The Growth of Massive Online Open Courses in India

Co-authored by Aarathi Ganesan and Aditya VikramBy virtue of her burgeoning population and proactive Right to Education policy, India is home to around 310...
Private versus public education in Maharashtra

Understanding Maharashtra’s Move to Privatise Education

Researched by Tanvi Mehta Written by Amrita SinghIf all goes well, Maharashtra’s private school chains may soon be allowed to introduce their own academic boards....

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