We really underestimate every shades of mental health. I hear that I’m a very strong child. That I have faced a lot and came out stronger than I was. I didn’t even know how strong I was. My strength still amazed me but I do not take for granted every support I have gotten. I’ve […]
27th January 2020 12.57pm Through the open space in the door of my office I saw two of my children talking. By gift, their conversation floated towards my ears. By training, I watched out for body signs. It didn’t take long before I saw one of them whom I have taught for so long dropped […]
After the match, I stumbled on a discovery that was shockingly cool. Shocking because I didn’t expect them to tell me and cool because oh well, it’s cool…
Ever so often, we hear teachers and even parents yell at our young ones to ‘Shut Up!’ not knowing that this singular act does more harm than good. I have shared that we need to first know what is the reason for the ‘noise’so that we do not shut them up for what they are actually supposed to share. So here, I have captured what works in my classroom..
One of my girls once told me that she loves to Dance ballet and this year, she got a prize for the Best Ballet Dancer in her school. I tasked her to stretch her limbs for ten minutes every morning and I would not have done this if she did not tell me that cool stuff about herself.
” What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up? “ Were you ever asked this question? I was. Countless times. It didn’t occur to me that the profession I had chosen was what would make a class of over thirty children laugh at me. This question was asked in every single class I […]