Student Personality Development
1. Ways To Teach Communication Skills
In this insightful blog post, English and Social Science Teacher, Sajida Mohammed of Ekya Schools Byrathi, explores effective ways to teach communication skills to students. As an experienced educator, Sajida understands the importance of equipping students with strong communication skills, which are essential for success in all areas of life. Through her engaging and practical approach, Sajida shares a range of methods for developing communication skills, including group discussions, debates, and public speaking. She also highlights the significance of promoting active listening, proper body language, and different communication styles. Whether you're a teacher, parent or student, this blog post offers valuable insights and practical tips to help improve your communication skills. By incorporating these techniques into the classroom or daily life, individuals can develop the confidence and proficiency required to succeed in various situations.
2. Science Behind Patience
Learn about the psychology and benefits of patience in this insightful blog post by Grade 11 student, Lekhana Haris of Ekya Schools BTM Layout. Discover effective strategies for developing this essential skill among students, promoting personal growth and success. With a unique perspective on the science behind patience, this post offers valuable insights and practical tips for educators, parents, and students alike. Whether you're looking to develop patience in the classroom or daily life, this post provides the guidance and tools needed to cultivate this valuable skill.
3. Teaching Kids Time Management
This helpful blog post by one of the parents in Ekya school offers parenting tips for teaching children crucial time management skills. It emphasises the role of parents in guiding their children toward success and instilling good habits early on. Through practical advice and strategies, the post shows how parents can help their children develop skills such as goal-setting, scheduling, and prioritising tasks. The post offers a wealth of resources, from time management tools to distraction management techniques, for parents looking to support their children's academic success and personal growth.
4. Self Discovery
Ashalatha Chatterjee, a middle school science teacher at Ekya ITPL, through this blog post shares her insights on the importance of self-discovery and self-awareness in student development. Drawing from her own experiences and observations as a teacher, she highlights the role of self-awareness in promoting personal growth and achieving success. Ashalatha discusses the ways in which students can develop a deeper understanding of themselves through self-reflection and exploration, and how this can lead to greater clarity of purpose and direction.
5. Mindfulness Activites
Mindfulness activities are exercises that help individuals focus on the present moment and become more aware of their thoughts and feelings. Incorporating mindfulness activities into your daily routine can have a positive impact on both your mental and physical health. Read the blog by By, Praseetha Kottamala, Physics, and Maths Teacher at Ekya Byrathi about how Practising mindfulness can help reduce stress and anxiety, improve focus and concentration, and increase overall well-being.
6. How to get children to develop a growth mindset?
In this blog post by Ms. Mathangi R, Social Science Educator of Ekya Schools says the significance of developing a Growth Mindset in children and provides useful tips and Growth Mindset Activities for parents and educators. By encouraging a Growth Mindset in Education, children can learn to accept challenges, persevere through obstacles, and perceive setbacks as a chance for growth and learning. The practical tips and activities presented in this post aim to equip parents and educators with the tools they need to nurture a Growth Mindset in their children and students, thus empowering them to reach their full potential.
7. 4 Strategies to Manage Your Time Better!
Ahlada Sudersan, the Head of the Professional Development Institute at Ekya Schools, shares 4 Time Management Strategies for Effective Time Management in her blog post. Ahlada offers practical advice to teachers and educators on how to efficiently manage their time for optimal productivity and success. The post highlights the importance of prioritising tasks, breaking down large projects into smaller ones, and taking breaks as four key strategies to implement for effective time management. Additionally, the post emphasises the significance of maintaining a healthy work-life balance and provides suggestions to achieve this.