The New Indian Express - Edex - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 01:51:22 +0530 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:25:15 +0530 Edex Helping Teachers Teach Better Panelists present their point of view on the status of teaching in India and give suggestions to groom educators into excellencing Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 BE Tech Savvy to be Employable Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Talent Trumps Skills Though academics plays an important role in skill development, it only gives a basic platform for you to build upon Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 The Verdict: Knowledge Beats Skills College students fiercely debated on whether skilling or wholesome development holds the key to individual growth Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 All About Students' Resources Development Digitisation of certificates, bringing students up to speed with the govt’s plans... HRD Minister Smriti Irani was in her element, signalling that the course for the future is bright. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Freedom of Ideas, Not Imposition of Ideology Politicians contemplated, discussed and pointed out solutions to the problems in higher education Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Need of the Hour: Skilled Hands and a Thinking Mind In two days of idea exchange, educators, thinkers and students deliberate on ways to improve the education system in India and also to equip the vast young population with skills to contribute to the productivity of the nation Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 'Autonomy Breeds Better Education' Allow universities to take independent decisions, and let government only play the role of a referee, advised panelists Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Skilling Millions into Self Sufficiency National Skill Development Corporation, which runs 31 Sector Skill Councils, is poised to impart training to millions of youth and certify their skills, thereby increasing their employability Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Textbooks Must Foster Gender Equality Women who’ve broken the glass ceiling in politics discuss how to make education gender equal Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 'Online Courses Will Help Sports Persons Catch Up' Schools need to allocate more periods for sports, says Rajyavardhan Rathore, in a discussion with Omar Abdullah Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 'Education System Neglects Indian Contribution To Knowledge' Top political leaders had a candid chat on nationalism and how our education system does not give due credit to Indian history and achievements Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Work is Worship: What the Dabbawalas Can Teach the World The 125-year-old Mumbai Dabbawala service with its value for customer satisfaction and time has taken the world by storm with its efficiency Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Liberal Arts Education Inferior to None Busting myths about Liberal Arts, panelists agreed that we could benefit from inter-disciplinary studies and widen our perspectives Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 'Education Focused on Head, Not Heart' Teach students to be better human beings, says spiritual leader Gyalwang Drukpa Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Variety is the Spice of Life and Education Will opening our doors to educators from abroad prove advantageous for Indian students? Experts say yes, encourage the exchange of ideas Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530