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The Other Side of Discipline

The admirers of Michel Foucault are everywhere. With his amazingly powerful writing he...

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Dead Mouse or Dead Ethics: Why is the UP Government Feeding Poisoned Food in the Garb of the Mid-Day Meal?

Over the last many days, the Uttar Pradesh government has been making headlines but for...

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Assam’s Midday Meal Workers Threaten to Go on Hunger Strike

The Indian State of Assam is witnessing widespread protests and agitations against the...

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School exclusions and knife crime: why we should be listening more to vulnerable children

By Simon Edwards, Senior Lecturer in Youth Studies, University of...

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Dropout Rate/Arunachal Pradesh Refurbishes ‘Old’ Bus to ‘Vibrant’ Classroom

Arunachal Pradesh has the worst dropout rate in the entire country. Against the national...

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The Kashmir Lockdown and its Implications for Millions of Children

In 1947, a semi-autonomous governing status was granted to the erstwhile state of Jammu...

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English as Empowerment? Karnataka’s Answer is Bilingual Classrooms

By Anantha Hegde Karnataka has come up with a very effective method for dealing...

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Critical Beings or Technocrats: Positivism in Social Science Classrooms

My recent visit to Landour (Uttarakhand) on a school trip opened my mind to a critical...

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Will Absence of School Bags Reduce Children’s Academic Burden?

The government of Manipur has gone ahead and declared all working Saturdays as ‘No...

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The Much Needed Reform in Education

Educational reforms are often discussed by various governments, but these are generally...

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