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Education needs to change!!!

March 10th, 2014 -- Posted in General | 1 Comment »

With the world changing rapidly it is creating unknown challenges, opportunity and unpredictability. We as educators are trying to educate a generation without being aware of the different kind of jobs which will be available 10 years hence, what are the skills needed to survive in the globalized world yet we are trying to reform, improve and work on an attainable solution. We are well aware that these challenges will require new thinking and collective action.

Schools of tomorrow need to be different… even at the present moment one can see students struggling at school, though we have progressed but still the focus in schools of student excellence is by  what a child scores in his tests/exams.

If I look back at my own school days and the teaching style that existed then and compare it to now not much has changed except the fact that the classrooms are swankier with smart boards/projectors/computers/tablets etc continue reading »

  • Shalini Nambiar,
    Dy Director GEMS Education,

     Shalini Nambiar
  • Award Pics

    International Gold Star Award, 28th May 2010, Bangkok, Thailand - Shalini Nambiar

    International Gold Star Award, 28th May 2010, Bangkok, Thailand - Shalini Nambiar

    International Gold Star Award, 28th May 2010, Bangkok, Thailand - Shalini Nambiar

    International Gold Star Award, 28th May 2010, Bangkok, Thailand - Shalini Nambiar

    Bharat Jyoti award 24-05-10 - Shalini Nambiar

    Bharat Jyoti award 24-05-10 - Shalini Nambiar

    Bharat Jyoti award 24-05-10 - Shalini Nambiar

    Bharat Jyoti award 24-05-10 - Shalini Nambiar

    Bharat Jyoti award 24-05-10 - Shalini Nambiar

    Bharat Jyoti award 24-05-10 - Shalini Nambiar

    Times Research Awards 31-01-09 - Shalini Nambiar

    Times Research Awards 31-01-09 - Shalini Nambiar

    Times Research Awards 31-01-09 - Shalini Nambiar