Category Archives: School

Why staffrooms are important in school?

Staffroom is the place where teachers spend most of their non-teaching time.That makes it important for the functionality of teachers. The West Australian School, situated in Australia, has recently upgraded the staffroom space. The facility which has been same since 1980s, and now it has got high tables, a mobile kitchen bench, and a collaborative… Read More »

Can kids engage with learning from the No-School movement?

An Australian researcher Dr. Thomas Stehlik has reported in his latest paper that alternative approach or the “not-school” movement can bring better learning outcomes for students struggling in traditional school. The not-school movement considers all the educational programs that take place outside the school environment –ranging from art activities to relaxed styles of home schooling.… Read More »

The cost of not educating girls is USD 15-30 trillion

There are countries in the world where girls don’t receive school education which costs the global economy USD 15 to 30 trillion. Only 66 percent of girls in the low-income countries are able to complete primary school. One in three girls completes their lower secondary school education. The loss incurred in human capital wealth because… Read More »

The choice between Home-School and Private School

The local school presents many advantages to the local residents. The proximity to school makes it convenient to drop off your kids. Maybe the school is just at a walking distance. But the convenience offered by this school cannot trump even one thing. What if the school under-performs? Now, the big question that pops up… Read More »