Category Archives: about education
Plato was the earliest most important Greek Philosopher and educational thinker. And, I also agree with you that some kind of revival is under way, and we should hope to regain our ‘rightful’ place in the world in the coming days. Education can truly change a person’s life – and this scholarship just might be that first step. I am acutely aware that Indian economy was large and prominent in the world as late as 1850s, that’s what the late British Historian Angus Madison shows us, but there are reasons why we slipped since.
Created by former Superintendent Manhas in 2008, to issue a report about reform recommendations for SPS. As you say, India’s greatness will not come from the growth of GDP, but how many of its citizens have a decent life, have enough to eat, have access to healthcare and education and can hope to have a decent …Read More
Education Pioneers recruits, develops, and connects professionals from diverse backgrounds to solve problems from outside of the classroom so students and teachers succeed inside of the classroom. As we enter year three, we remain deeply committed to core reform policies, including accountability and choice, believing both are needed to improve public education for communities suffering from inequity and low performance. Education legend Sir Ken Robinson picked the talks he loves — all full of insight, bright ideas and, of course, creativity.
Secondary education was present from a gender equality perspective in the MDGs, but was somewhat forgotten due to the large focus on universal primary education (with reports from some countries suggesting that resources may have been diverted from secondary education to achieve the universal primary goal).
John Locke ‘s work Some Thoughts Concerning Education was written in 1693 and still reflects traditional education priorities in the Western world. The …Read More