Entries by dreamnobel

Why are our kids not learning meaningfully? (Part6 of series on Education)

  In the first 5 parts (Part1, Part2, Part3, Part4, Part5) of this series on education, we have understood that an education model built on Questions (Curiosity), Stories (Interconnections) and Theories can drive a deeper appreciation of concepts from a fundamental clarity perspective. At this juncture I am sure a question that will cross minds of lots of us […]

Why do I need to learn “Science”

I have heard some of the following statements from people many times whenever I had tried to impress upon them the importance of learning Science for everyone: “I am a finance person and my work involves giving loan to people for their work. How does it make a difference for me if I understand whether […]

What is intelligence?

  A tiger only kills when it’s hungry and it kills and eats that much which satisfies its hunger – a deer never cuts grass and stores it – an elephant never makes a dam to store water – why? Well you can say that they are not intelligent to do such things. Let’s then […]

Amitabh Bachchan and Parenting…

Read a slightly dated article by Shweta Bachchan on her father Amitabh Bachchan… (For the full article please click here) Towards the end of this article Shweta lists reasons as to what makes Amitabh Bachchan “COOL”. The last reason in that list is “Because he is full of child-like wonderment even though he’s seen it and done […]

Dusshera and Education…Did we miss Ram’s message?

It is said that when Ravan was lying on his death bed, Shri Ram went to him and sat near his legs just like a student would do with his teacher. Shri. Ram then asked Ravan, with utmost humility, to share his knowledge…his wisdom before taking the last breath, so that it’s not lost forever. […]