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Words that should Not Go into Emails

By Sankar, published on Jul 24, 2017

If you are not careful while writing the subject line and the body of the emails that you are sending to your important customers or official contacts, you might end up losing lot of clients. The mails you send will go directly to their spam filters and thus, they will never be able to check those.

Writing the subject line

Writing the subject line is the most important part of emailing today. What you should write depends on the person you are sending to and what you need to say. Whatever it is, the subject should be precise and short. Moreover, it should speak the meaning and... (more)

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10 Great Apps for Teachers

By Sankar, published on Jun 17, 2017

When we were kids, and by kids I mean a decade ago, what we learned in school was considered the final word, or the gospel truth you can say. And knowledge was very limited. That was because of the need of the hour. It wasn’t necessary to know a lot of things. Even information like the news was subject to relevance and regional importance. The development and advancement of technology were at a steady pace. No new invention or life altering event happened in the course of many years. And people were absolutely fine with the way things were going. The world revolved slowly without a hassle.

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How About an App for Education Related Complaints

By Sankar, published on Jun 9, 2017

Thus, the schools or the institutions need an efficient system that can manage the systems in a better way. In order to make the processes easier and more effective some of the apps have been introduced. In these apps, the students and their parents can register their complaints. All these are available just with a few clicks of the mouse.

An app has been designed by the Forum for Fairness in Education (FFE), which is an NGO. They are working in the field of education from 1994. They have launched the Android application in the name of FFE India. They are of the view that this app will... (more)

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Institutes Use Social Media as Information Sharing Platform

By Sankar, published on May 16, 2017

Instead of using social media as a sole marketing platform, many universities and institutes are using the superhuman power of social media to engage with their community directly.

By using social media as an information-sharing platform, many universities are actually reaching out to thousands of people who take special interest in reading the same off the internet.

In here I have discussed a few ways through which universities are cleverly using the social media to great effects. Take a peek.

1. Sharing and gathering information

Like I said before, this is the... (more)

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App for the Speech Impaired Developed By IIT-B Students

By Sankar, published on May 4, 2017

The app is known as Jellow Communicator and has several emoticons that help to make the communication better.

The idea of developing such an app originated in 2004 mainly for the children that were suffering from cerebral palsy. Children that are suffering from cerebral palsy have speech difficulties. This affects their ability to communicate. This blocks the learning among the people. It has a greater impact on the cognitive, social and motor development of the children.

How Was The App Initiated?

Initially, the device was made in the form of a hardware. So, the cost was... (more)

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Charging Devices without Wires Developed by Disney Scientist

By Sankar, published on Mar 30, 2017

Technology is rapidly advancing as can clearly be seen in modern laptops, tablets and mobile phones. However, the one thing that hasn’t quite managed to keep up with the change is the battery technology. No matter how sophisticated your smart phone is, you have to plug it into a power outlet at least once or twice a day.

While there have been a few instances of wireless charging, experts agree that there is still a lot of work to be done. The current ‘wireless’ chargers can only charge the device if it is in contact with the contact pad. Wireless charging is still very much in... (more)

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The benefits of Arts Education

By Sankar, published on Feb 22, 2017

Study of arts is not limited to only cultural, social and creative aspects. Its benefits in both education and academics sector are often undermined. In a recent study, it can be seen that most schools are either cutting back or completely eliminating the study of arts from their syllabus. They believe that it is an unimportant and unnecessary subject which only adds to the overall budget. Unfortunate as it may be schools and institutions do not realize the number of benefits of Arts Education.

Benefits of Arts Education

Improved Cognition

Immersing students into... (more)

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Effective Ways to Study for the ICSE

By Sankar, published on Jan 9, 2017

The ICSE examination is the first board exam of the students where they are exposed to a greater competition. Therefore, unlike the previous school exams, the ICSE requires the students to study harder and smarter. As this is the first national assessment of your education qualityand foremost step towards attaining your goal in life; you must need to study efficiently. Because the scores you'll secure in this exam can play a very influential part in your future endeavors. Here are some of the most effective ways to study for the ICSE exam that will help you to score excellent marks.

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Tags: education, exam, icse

Do Students' Opinions of Their Teachers Matter?

By Sankar, published on Dec 19, 2016

What would your answer be if you come across such a question? How would you answer this question being a Parent, Teacher or a Student? If I was the one I would give answer as ‘Yes’. But of course, there are some NO’s too. So let us analyze them now

To start with let us look at the positive side .That is, why is it an YES .

Different Students have different needs

Different children even of a same house have different abilities and needs. Then how we can we say that different students in a class can understand when a teacher teaches in a particular method.

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Useful Tips to Stay Healthy

By Sankar, published on Dec 13, 2016

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Your life is your priced possession but it does not only belong to you but also your dear ones who love and care for you. With the kind of schedules you have, it is understandable, that taking care of yourself can be difficult especially when you are juggling between your personal and professional life. So how do you stay healthy? Now, before we get there we need to understand what being healthy is? Being healthy is about adopting habits that are good for your body and mind.

Education on health and hygiene are essential and this article... (more)

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