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How parents' love shapes children's lives
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Parent Interventions
February 14, 2020 Friday 12:57:07 IST

How parents' love shapes children's lives

A new study shows that when spouses love each other, children stay in school longer and marry later in life. Research about how the affection between parents shapes their children's long-term life outcomes is rare because the data demands are high. This study uses unique data from families in Nepal to provide new evidence. The study was co-authored by researchers at the University of Michigan and McGill University in Quebec."In this study, we saw that parents' emotional connection to each other affects child-rearing so much that it shapes their children's future," said co-author and U-M Institute for Social Research researcher William Axinn. "The fact that we found these kinds of things in Nepal moves us a step closer to evidence that these things are universa

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Parent Interventions
February 14, 2020 Friday 11:03:23 IST
Helping your kids cope with a traumatic event

Helping your kids cope with a traumatic event

Eleanor Mackey, PhD, a child psychologist and works primarily with the Obesity Institute and Children’s Research Institute at Children's National Hospital, USA writes why it is important for parents to understand how to help kids cope with a traumatic event, whether they are directly affected by violence and terror, or indirectly affect

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Best Practices
February 14, 2020 Friday 10:32:14 IST
Sandip Soparrkar adopts 2000 girls for their hygiene requirements for a year

Sandip Soparrkar adopts 2000 girls for their hygiene requirements for a year

Bollywood choreographer Sandip Soparrkar has adopted 2000 underprivileged girls with the support of LetsAllHelp and will support their requirement for sanitary pads for one year.  Sandip, has joined Letsallhelp.org as their Change Maker in their quest to achieve their goal - “No one sleeps hungry or be void of basic personal hygien

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Best Practices
February 13, 2020 Thursday 01:24:18 IST
Self-Organised, Self Directed

Self-Organised, Self Directed

#Agile values can be implemented in schools to enhance learning outcomes.

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3rd Eye
February 11, 2020 Tuesday 03:22:27 IST
PARENTING FOR THE REPUBLIC

PARENTING FOR THE REPUBLIC

Life is about connectedness. Wisdom lies in connecting the scattered and the disparate into an integrated whole and adopting life strategies in relation to it. The growth of the individual is after all like and expanding ripple. As years go by, its radius of connectedness increases. Terms of reference enlarge. The human predicament become

Editor’s Note : Thought for the week

"Future of the country depends on Science and Technology," Bharat Ratna Prof. C.N.R. Rao. Quotes

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National Edu News
February 14, 2020 Friday 02:59:44 IST
Introduction of two levels of Mathematics for examination

Introduction of two levels of Mathematics for examination

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to introduce two levels of examination in Mathematics for the students who are going to appear in the Board examination for the academic session ending March 2020 onwards. The details of this scheme are: - The two levels of Examination will be held in the subject of Mathematics in th

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National Edu News
February 14, 2020 Friday 02:46:39 IST
CBSE shares guidelines for parents

CBSE shares guidelines for parents

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a notice with some guidelines to parents for preparing their children for board examinations. The notice issued by the Chairperson of CBSE says, "School education no longer revolves around academic disciplines as the area of focus; in fact, the focus now is on developing a specific skill, that

Get your Science and Tech fix

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Science Innovations
February 13, 2020 Thursday 10:39:46 IST
Synchronization of neurons is critical for learning and forming memories

Synchronization of neurons is critical for learning and forming memories

Researchers at the University of New Hampshire have found that the neurons involved in Pavlovian learning shift their behavior during the process and become more synchronized when a memory is being formed.In the study, recently published in The FASEB Journal, researchers looked at Pavlovian learning patterns, or respondent conditioning, in mice. In

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Science Innovations
February 11, 2020 Tuesday 02:08:18 IST
Climate warming disrupts tree seed production

Climate warming disrupts tree seed production

New research by the University of Liverpool, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland, University of Canterbury Christchurch, New Zealand, Keele University and Manchester Metropolitan University, has revealed the effect of climate warming on the complex interactions between beech trees and the insects that eat their seeds.Masting, the process by which tr

Looking Ahead

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Creative Living
January 01, 2020 Wednesday 04:30:46 IST
Mystic of Small Things

Mystic of Small Things

#St. Mariam Thresia: The Champion of Families

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Creative Living
December 05, 2019 Thursday 11:10:17 IST
The Architect of Kindergarten System

The Architect of Kindergarten System

#Despite an unhappy childhood, he grew up to evolve a teaching methodology that helped save children from the monotony of learning.

Welcome to Rajagiri Round Table Conference

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Round Table February 05, 2020 Wednesday 03:12:54 IST
Youth and Optimism for India’s Future

The 57th RRT shares more creative ways of vacation

The future of the nation lies in the hands of the students and youth. India has a rich cultural and scientific heritage. The nation reigns supreme with its enduring spiritual skills, creativity-inducing diversity and abiding youthfulness, among the league of nations. India is gifted with the right combination of natural and human resources to