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It’s Story Time!

Namrataa Arora also blogs at http://worldofmoms.wordpress.com. “There is no agony like bearing an untold story inside of you.” —Maya Angelou One of the latest researches being driven...

COMMON FORMS OF PEER PRESSURE IN THE INDIAN SCENARIO

What is peer pressure? I am not looking for a definition of peer pressure, but trying to understand its manifestations. Peer pressure is a very generic term and can encompass several different...

Staying afloat

I am no water baby but after nearly two years of sitting on the sidelines, watching my elder daughter fine tune her skills in water, I decided to take the plunge. I’ve been learning how to swim...

Going beyond the first right answer

Sridhar Ramanathan also blogs at www.ideasrs.com. My friend was telling me about his daughter and how she enjoys school. He told me about how her class teacher teaches maths. Apparently one of her...

Dare to Discipline (part 3 of 12)

This blog is the third of a 12-part series on ‘Parenting is a Journey’. Ignatius Fernandez also blogs at http://thechildisfatheroftheman.blogspot.in/. In the Andes, South America, two tribes...

Teach your child to lose!

The scene: Karate Kumite Tournament, Jan 2013 The players: My 8 year old green belt son and a tall lanky 9 or 10 year old green belt boy from Bangalore The action: Kick, kick, block, box, kick, kick,...

OMG! I haven’t done an internship yet!

This blog post has been contributed by Prab Singh who heads CollegeSource, an organisation that provides life coaching to adolescents and support to their family through the process of deciding their...

“Because” Just Isn’t the Answer

This blog post has been reposted, with permission, from Bril’s blog http://brilindia.com/blog/. Industrial Research Corporation (“Bril”) was founded in 1964, as a company that manufactured pen...

My experience at the ‘Edge’ of journalism

This blog post has been contributed by Aanadita Vaghani, Student Editor of Issue 6 (May-June 2012) of the magazine.           Enriching, Educational, Electrifying- An...

Helping your teen with career explorations

There are two kinds of children in this world, it appears- one that seem to know exactly what they want to do in life and the second, larger group that is still trying to figure things out. As such,...