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2015 Trip Six, The Great Smoky Mountains, October 12-13

Gatlinburg, TN October 13

Beauty and tragedy were intermingled themes for the last two days. We continued our hiking in numerous areas of the park. We even managed to include two hikes that were primarily flat-quite an accomplishment. 921 more words

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Book Review on "Education for Extinction" by David Wallace Adams

Education for Extinction: A Valuable Addition to Any Course on the Causes and Effects of US – Native American Policy

Boarding schools, while often seen as a mark of affluence and privilege, were certainly not so to Native Americans in the late 19th and early 20th century. 1,354 more words

Book Review on "Education for Extinction" by David Wallace Adams

Education for Extinction: A Valuable Addition to Any Course on the Causes and Effects of US – Native American Policy

Boarding schools, while often seen as a mark of affluence and privilege, were certainly not so to Native Americans in the late 19th and early 20th century. 1,354 more words

TED Education: Is Knowing Obsolete?

Sugata Mitra takes us through the history of education, how we have become cogs in the Victorian bureaucratic system and how our children are more unique than these cogs. 97 more words

Educational Theories And Research

HAPPY RANDOM MARKETING OPPORTUNITY TO YOU!

(Note: This is my Hindustan Times column dated 2nd Aug 2015.)

Today we celebrate Friendship Day in India, and by ‘we’, I mean teenagers and people who watch Bindass TV un-ironically. 695 more words

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Importance of Art education in Indian Schools

Art has been a pivotal subject in Indian history. In the form of sculpture, paintings, architecture, fashion, design and lifestyle of ancient India, art has had a gargantuan impact on defining India as it is today. 534 more words

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Women's Empowerment

India is a dichotomy on many issues especially women’s issues. There is a big push for female empowerment which was evident in the school. The young women we interacted with were very academically successful, well spoken, and aware of a variety of global issues. 316 more words

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