Category: Ekya BTM

#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 p.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

#EventsAtEkya: Unity in Diversity, Virtual Assembly, Grade 6, Ekya BTM

On Saturday, January 30th, 2021, Grade 6A hosted an assembly based on Unity in Diversity. We worked from November till January preparing all of our presentations for the assembly, under the guidance of our class teacher, Ms Moitreyee. Defying the...

/ February 2, 2021

#EventsAtEkya: Republic Day Celebrations at Ekya BTM

A special assembly was conducted by the students of Grade 5 A, Ekya Schools, BTM Layout on January 25, 2021, to keep the spirit of patriotism alive and to remember the valuable contributions made by our gallant martyrs. The assembly...

/ January 27, 2021

#TeacherBlogger: The power of connections!

Teaching, and being an educator…. What a beautiful feeling it is! … A journey of discovering new connections! I have had around two years of in-class experience with the pre-primary children and have absolutely enjoyed and cherished every bit of...

/ October 6, 2020

#TeacherBlogger: The Art of Learning

I strongly believe that “sharing knowledge is gaining knowledge”. Teaching was never a dream or wish for me! It all started when I volunteered to facilitate arts to students and in this process, I learned a lot and took all...

/ October 5, 2020

#TeacherBlogger: Virtual storytelling- A powerful educational tool for online learning

Children have an innate love for stories. Fulfilling this need requires meticulous planning in a class curriculum.  Preparing myself for storytelling class would require me to visit our school library and choose books as they are plenty  – fairy tales,...

/ October 5, 2020

#TeacherBlogger: History is not the past, it is the present and is alive!

My perception of the subject of History used to be similar to many people who feel that it is dry and vast to comprehend and also question- why should it be studied today, or past is past and what does...

/ September 10, 2020

#HumansOfEkya: My First Experience of the Unprecedented Virtual Classroom Shift

  My first experience of the unprecedented virtual classroom shift was “That’s exciting”.To me, my first instinct was “That’s exciting!” A new experience to dive in as a teacher. My students will be welcomed at my home. They will be with...

/ July 28, 2020