Category Archives: Education News

A Bit of Humour!

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Ratna Sagar pays tribute to Harivanshrai Bachchan

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Happy Independence Day!

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18 July – Nelson Mandela Day

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela’s vision for the future was a society grounded on change, hard work, integrity, tolerance and friendship. We have to carry this legacy forward. Here are some excerpts from Mandela’s book The Long Walk to Freedom published in … Continue reading

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Story of English

The Norman Conquest of England in 1066 had a far-reaching effect on the English language. After the Conquest, English remained the language of the country but Norman French became the language of the government, church and law courts. As a … Continue reading

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How do you help students to answer questions?

Do not interrupt. Let the student complete the answer. If nothing works, then give the answer yourself and ask the student to restate the answer. If that does not help, then rephrase the question. Do not ask another student to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Ruskin Bond!

Happy Birthday Ruskin Bond! Ratna Sagar conveys regards and best wishes to the legendary poet, author and writer. We thank you for being an inspiration to millions and for showing us the beauty of nature through your magical stories and … Continue reading

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Ratna Sagar pays tribute to William Shakespeare

Ratna Sagar pays tribute to the “Bard of Avon” William Shakespeare on his 450th birth anniversary today, 23 April. We proudly present his immortal works ‘The Merchant of Venice’ & ‘Much Ado About Nothing’.

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Let’s Be Positive

What conclusion can be drawn from this? Now, here is an activity for “Educators” Given below are rude reactions we hear ourselves using in classrooms. Let us rephrase our angry interjections to positive corrections. Our intent is to get the … Continue reading

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Ahimsa Silk: Silk with a Soul

It’s possible to wear the gossamer fabric that people call silk without a prick in the conscience. A Hyderabad-based textile technocrat Mr Kusuma Rajaiah has researched and developed an innovative way of making silk that does not involve the merciless … Continue reading

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