Tag Archives: teachers

Remembering my math teachers

I finally lost my arithmophobia when I began running my home. The humble milkman, grocer and paperwala managed to teach me how to calculate faster than Chacha Choudhary — whose brain works faster than a computer!

Chalees saal baad – a journey back in time

It was a reunion that made us forty years younger as we went back to school and relived the memories, acting out some of them, even as the spouses, children and teachers looked indulgently on…

Coaching or choking classes?

A retired professor of IIT Delhi once said, “On the given day, the student who manages to retain his or her cool to answer the paper well, is the one to be selected. There is no magic formula.”