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Remembering Savitribai Phule, the rebel reformer on her birth anniversary

In 1848, they (the Phules) started a school for girls in Bhidewada, Pune. There were just nine students in the first class, and they were all from the Shudra-Atishudra community.

Teachers' Day 2018 highlights: Parents helped us crawl, teachers taught us to fly says Himanta Biswa Sarma

Teachers' Day 2018: Since 1962, Teachers' Day is celebrated on the birth anniversary of the second president of independent India, Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. Dr Radhakrishnan was an inspiration for the youth and a renowned scholar.


Bhupendrasinh Chudasama to teachers: Exercise restraint, women like mothers

The Education Minister while addressing a gathering of teachers who had assembled from across the district for the Teachers’ Day felicitation programme said that teachers must be at the best of their behaviour as students take note of their minute details.

45 teachers honoured, most changed teaching through technology

A total of 6,692 applications were received from teachers from all over the country. Every district selected three best teachers and forwarded their names to the committee under the state secretary of education who made a short-list.

Happy Teachers' Day 2018: Why Do We Celebrate Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan's Birthday As Teachers' Day?

Happy Teacher's Day 2018: While we appreciate the efforts made by our teachers, do we really know why we celebrate Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan's birth anniversary as Teachers’ Day?

Teachers' Day 2018: Importance, History And Significance Of Teachers' Day Celebration in India

Teachers' Day 2018: Since 1962, celebrated on September 5 every year, the year in which Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan started serving as the second President of India, the country has been celebrating his birth anniversary as Teachers' Day to commemorate his work.


Happy Teachers' Day: Where is the internet and other ‘Thunks’ to keep kids guessing!

Happy Teachers' Day: Is there more future or past? Can you touch the wind?

Happy Teachers' Day: Rabindranath Tagore on teaching without textbooks

Happy Teachers' Day: Thus the boys of our school were fortunate enough to be able to receive their lessons from a living teacher and not from textbooks. Have not our books, like most of our necessaries, come between us and our world?

Re-imagining the university

This Teachers’ Day, let us recall a 1949 report written under the leadership of S Radhakrishnan

Teacher's Day: Building Blocks

In a slum in Delhi, a primary school is made demolition-proof.

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Aamir, Amitabh, Sushmita: Bollywood's teachers onscreen

With today being Teachers Day, lets go back in time and have a look at Bollywood actors who have immortalized avatars of educationists onscreen.

Happy Teacher's Day: Rare photos of Dr Radhakrishnan

As the nation celebrates the Teachers' Day today, we present few rare pictures of Dr Radhakrishnan.


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A Letter To Myself On My First Day Of Teaching

Teachers Day Special: The first year of teaching can be very difficult for teachers. It is filled with excitement, nervousness but at the same time it is a learning opportunity.

PM Narendra Modi Interacts With Students On The Eve Of Teachers' Day

Highlighting the importance of the role of a teacher in shaping lives of students, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, “Students are the identity of a teacher.” “A mother gives birth to a child, while the (guru) teacher gives life (jeevan),” he said addressing a function here on the eve of Teachers’ Day. Modi told […]


Teachers' Day Special: The School Under The Bridge

This teachers’ day,The Indian Express finds a school under the bridge in New Delhi. Nearly 200 boys and girls come to this open air free school located under the Metro Bridge between Yamuna Bank and Akshardham Metro Station in New Delhi And are given lessons not just in academics but of cleanliness, hard work and […]