Month: March 2021

#TeacherBlogger: School Safety: A Shared Responsibility by Ms. Deepa Rani, Head of School, Ekya BTM

School Safety: A Shared Responsibility It was midnight around 3:30 a.m. when I was in deep sleep, in a village with limited medical facilities. I realized I am being kicked continuously by my daughter who was lying next to me....

/ March 31, 2021

#TeacherBlogger: Palate Dairies by Ms. Madhuri V, Ekya BTM

Palate Dairies It is 3 a.m. and there is the sound of the mixer running and the whistle of the cooker, and I’m sure Manjula aunty (my next house neighbor since my childhood) will surely ask my mom tomorrow, and...

/ March 31, 2021

#TeacherBlogger: Community Service: A Deeper Meaning by Ms. Asha Doris, Ekya BTM

Community Service: A Deeper Meaning  “No candle loses its light while lighting another candle. Never stop sharing, caring and helping others, because it makes our life more meaningful”- Anonymous.  As teachers we have a unique opportunity to touch the lives...

/ March 31, 2021

#StudentBlogger: Poetry – Deep Dives by Sriram Prajwal M.V, Grade 5, EJPN

Deep Dives with Shriram Who Am I? #introduction M.V. Shriram is my name;I play football which is my favourite game.I am very tidy and clean;please don’t think to others I am mean. I love games a lot,Always stay happy is...

/ March 17, 2021

#StudentBlogger: The Little Rainmaker – Book Review by Sreemayi Ramesh, Grade 5, EJPN

Gripping and heart – warming! The Little Rainmaker by Roopal Kewalya (Published by Penguin Random House in 2018) It is the year 2028 and it hasn’t  rained for nearly ten years. People drink a chemical version of water, called as...

/ March 17, 2021

#StudentBlogger: Mesmerizing Iceland – Travelogue by Siri Sharma, Grade 5, EJPN

“Mesmerizing Iceland – Land of Fire & Ice” On the night of 21st December 2018, my parents and I left for the airport for our vacation in Iceland. When we landed in Iceland, it was the evening of 22nd December....

/ March 17, 2021

#StudentBlogger: The Future of Journalism by Meera Karthik, Grade 5, EJPN

Meera’s Blogbox (2020) Categories –  The Future of Journalism  Letter to the PMO (Prime Minister’s Office) appreciating current scenario or voicing your concern about it Your review – Give your critical viewpoint on any law or act / movie /...

/ March 17, 2021

#StudentBlogger: Autobiography of an Inanimate Object by Ojasvini Ghosh, Grade 5, EJPN

A Note from a Notebook I don’t like to interrupt people, but as I see, you just got attracted to my autobiography. I know the name of my autobiography looks just like another exciting short story, but let me assure...

/ March 17, 2021

#TeacherBlogger: Learning at Ekya – Online Classroom Culture by Ms. Sudha Ramesh, Ekya ITPL

WHAT LEARNING LOOKS LIKE AT EKYA Challenges can indeed turn out to be gifts that bring out the very best in us. With the sudden onset of the global pandemic in early 2020, educators like me found ourselves challenged. We...

/ March 4, 2021

#TeacherBlogger: How to have an effective parent-teacher interaction by Ms. Sreepriya Unnikrishnan, EJPN

Getting the most out of a parent-teacher interaction “Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations” – Bob Beauprez I resonate with this thought and believe that unless and until we educators...

/ March 3, 2021