5-year contract mulled for appointment of college teachers

Thiruvananthapuram: In a move that could potentially remodel the employment structure, ..

Malayalam made compulsory in Kerala schools from classes 1 to 10
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Video games and our children
Few more tips for travelling mothers

Parenting after adolescence

There is one thing about parenting that it never stops, once a parent is always a parent. I understand, parenting during adolescence ..

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Preventing your children from using drugs

It was a coincidence that just when I completed writing my previous article on how to teach our children to say ‘NO’, I ..

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Malayalam in demand among people from other states

Coimbatore: The Malayalam classes conducted by the Malayali Samaj in Coimbatore is mainly attended by the people from other states ..


Teaching our children to say ‘NO’

For many of you the title of today’s article may come as a surprise and most of you may not even agree with me. You may wonder, ..

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Teaching our kids to make decisions

Whenever I speak to a group of young people especially college graduates, I find 70% of them not happy with the decision of higher ..

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Teaching our children value for money

As I mentioned in my previous article, some very important life skills should necessarily be taught to our children for them to lead ..

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Teaching our children to ‘live’

It was during one of the career counselling sessions that I happened to interact with a third-year engineering student who came to ..


Malayalam made a subject for study in all schools

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Assembly on Wednesday passed the Malayalam Language (Teaching Act) Bill, 2017, that makes the language ..


How to protect children from sexual abuse?

“Eleven arrests in three weeks raise alarm over rising child sexual abuse in Kerala.” “The number of cases registered ..


Helping our children to make career choices

With the higher secondary and senior secondary board examination and the results season approaching, ‘Career’ is one word ..


Teaching your child to accept, “NO”

‘Why don’t you call up your friend and go for a swim in the society pool, instead of just sitting and cribbing that you ..

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Raising children in the world of technology

The world around us is gradually getting divided into two, a real one and a virtual one and so are our social commitments. From attending ..


44,000 teachers to be provided ICT training

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Government's IT@School Project has charted a detailed plan to provide ICT training to about 44,000 Upper ..


What and why to expect from our children?

“Can do better!!!” a phrase which has bothered me for years, a remark which repeated itself consistently like a customary ..


Youth Festivals!! For or against our children??

A few weeks ago, the newspapers and the news channels across the state were flooded with colorful and vibrant news from the district ..


Supporting your children overcome examination stress

“Amma, I can’t do this anymore.” My teenage daughter Niharika screamed at me with her hands outstretched, full of ..


Let's train kids to face teasing and bullying

Each morning when the buses line up in front of the elementary, middle and high school buildings, an extraordinary social drama unfolds ..