As my friend and I entered the Kodanad Elephant Training Centre in Ernakulam, a middle aged man greeted us from afar with a huge smile on his face. He waved at us to follow him. Two unaccompanied girls that we were, with extremely limited vocabulary in Malayalam and fairly poor physical defense abilities, our guard… Continue reading Speechless!
I recently came across a very interesting analogy in a discussion between esteemed educator Sir Kenneth Robinson and mystic Sadguru Jaggi Vasudev. (Check out the full discussion here) Sir Kenneth Robinson says that modern education is very much like the industrialization of agriculture. The main focus there was to increase crop output through artificial enhancers… Continue reading Humanizing education