Disha Nawani and Vivek Kumar write: Rebuilding school, children first

A deep learning crisis has set in during the Covid pandemic. The National Achievement Survey (NAS) has captured a fall of nine percentage points between 2017 and 2021 in the performance of students in subjects ranging from maths to social science (IE, May 25). Since the absence of a formal, structured learning environment is being … Read more

An Express Investigation – Part 2 | Class 5A Topic: Mathematics

Close your eyes and think… is there any time of your day that mathematics is not around you?” The children shift in their seats, their impatient eyes dart behind their shut eyelids as they attempt to conjure up math images. Thus begin two months of an assignment for Neha Sharma, class teacher of 5A of … Read more