FAQs on ‘education’

Frequently asked / answered / avoided quesions on education are handled occasionally, with some sarcasm and some seriousness; read this series at your peril.

This list is in a ‘reverse chronological’  order – the recent ones are on top – there are 16.5 parts to this series as of now:

part 16: spirituality, education & andre gregoryhttps://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/11/17/spirituality-education-andre-gregory/

part 15: a lesson in historyhttps://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/11/06/a-lesson-in-history/

part 14: work ethic (of children) comes from home… – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/09/19/work-ethic-of-children-comes-from-home/

part 13: assessment tests for children considered harmful… – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/09/18/assessment-tests-for-children-considered-harmful/

part 12: ‘rote learning’ is important (part 2) https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/06/21/rote-learning-is-important-–-part-2/

part 11: rote learning is importanthttps://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/05/30/rote-memorization-is-important/

part 10: ‘education’ – ‘big picture’ vs ‘details’ – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/03/22/‘education’-‘big-picture’-vs-‘details’/

part 9: student – teacher ratiohttps://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2010/02/03/student-teacher-ratio/

part 8: we expect too much from teachers…  – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/05/01/education-questions-and-answers-part-8/

part 7: home and school: dialogue continued…  – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/05/01/httpeducation-questions-and-answers-part-7/

part 6: home schooling’ – some thoughts – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/04/29/education-questions-and-answers-part-6/

part 5: time ’spent’ on education – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/04/28/education-questions-and-answers-part-5/

part 4: Education: A taxonomy towards understanding this beast better – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/04/17/education-education-questions-and-answers-part-4/

part 3.5: home and school – a complete partnership – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/04/16/the-role-of-home-and-school-%e2%80%93-a-complete-partnership/

part 3:basic faq – 3 of 3 – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/04/08/education-questions-and-answers-part-3/

part 2:basic faq – 2 of 3 – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/04/04/education-questions-and-answers-part-2/

part 1: basic faq – 1 of 3 – https://nammashaale.wordpress.com/2009/03/26/education-some-questions-and-answers/


  • Dipika  On January 7, 2011 at 11:04 pm

    Dear Mr. Ramjee,

    Happy new year to you and the entire team.
    I am Dipika, mother of 7.5 years young daughter. Our (mine, my husband’s and our daughter’s) approach and views about education are in line with that of Nammashaale school’s.

    We got to know about the school recently )-:

    I am eagerly looking forward to meet you and Rama.
    I will come to Naame Shaale today, 8th Jan, saturday. Sir, will any one be there in office today? I will come to school on Monday,10th jan again.

    with warm regards,


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