Archive for the Education Category
The higher education system all over the world is now exploding with various options hitherto unheard of. In the globalized era, new career opportunities have emerged and as a result of it, new academic options in these new disciplines have also come up. This section named EDUCATION, aims to bring to you as much information on these new opportunities as possible to help you guide your children in choosing the right career in their life.
Many of us would have heard—or heard of—the 33-minute speech given by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Inaugural function of the 103rd Indian Science Congress held in Mysore from 3-7 January, 2016.
Amidst various [...]
Mathematics is “the basis of sound” and sound itself exhibits a remarkable array of number properties, simply because nature itself “is amazingly mathematical”.
Without getting into too much detail, music has its applications in the subjects [...]
What is Oceanography?
It is one of four branches of Earth Science that deals with the analysis of the properties and characteristics of the deep sea, shallow coastal oceans…
What’s new about Sports Management?
Most people focus on the leisurely aspect of sports teams without considering that teams are businesses that must be managed. Sports managers are a necessary part of any sports team—a professional [...]
What is Disaster Management?
In a broad sense, it is the planned steps taken to lessen the impacts of a disaster such as natural calamity (flood, hurricane, earthquake, forest fire, landslide or avalanche) and accidents or [...]
Punctuations in language—both written and spoken—are like traffic signals, trying to bring order from chaos, telling us where to pause (‘;’, ‘:’) where to stop (‘.’) and where to continue (‘,’).
But how was language before [...]
All of us have been to school at some point in our lives.
Some of us still go to school, either as children or as teachers.
However, there is nothing like going to school as a child.
Are we doing enough to protect our environment and our ecosystem? Our air and water quality is deteriorating by the day. We are paying more for water each year. We buy drinking water and buy [...]
After analyzing the various reasons, it becomes clear that a host of ‘small’ reasons add up to create Math phobia. Furthermore, the solution lies in overhauling the curriculum, teaching methodology and teacher training methods, which would consciously make teaching math more enjoyable and meaningful.
Is this fear and hatred justified? Is Math a demon to be feared? An insurmountable mountain of trouble? One thing is for sure: love it or hate it, you have to live with it. So we might as well try to deal with the hatred and overcome the fear. And for that, we first need to understand the reasons behind it.