Appreciation and Teacher Motivation

During our interactions with many teachers regarding what gives them Joy, their responses often revolve around the topic of appreciation and acknowledgement from their students. In this context, it is important to understand expectation and…

Adapting the PERMA model to Teaching

During our interactions with teachers, we found that they have momentary experiences of Joy but they find it difficult to sustain them. We started introducing models of happiness during our Joy of Teaching workshops so…

Indianizing Education

I was at the ThinkEdu Conclave recently. The main theme of the conclave was "Indianizing Education". It was heartening to see many people in prominent positions in the Indian society taking interest and effort in…