TTD Weekly Spotlight – The school drop out rate for boys is higher, tips to handle disruptive students and a list of patriotic movies to rev you up this Independence day


Independence Day is just around the corner! Happy Independence Day in advance dear readers.


More boys than girls dropping out of schools in India. Poverty, poor academic performance, substandard teaching, migration and need for employment to support the family are major factors behind the higher dropout rate of the boys, say experts.

How do you handle students who have simply too much to say? Here are 6 ways to handle talkative students who can be disruptive too.

A 13-year old in Mumbai is helping other kids in his municipal school catch up with their lessons.

20 fundamentals that all teachers need to know about learning. Aside from comprehending the curriculum content, teachers should have a basic understanding of how people acquire and absorb knowledge.

Nothing like a movie to inspire all sorts of emotions of you. This time around, in honour of Independence day, movies with some patriotic flavour.


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