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Ma! Ma! How ’bout ‘Marriage
Beta, abhi hui nahi hai age! ( You are not grown up still)
No! Ma! Marri’age
Son! I told you, this you can not manage
O.K. ma! First tell me about better side of Marriage!
Oh Beta.. it is a Mirage!
Put your future at Large; it will be difficult to lever’age!
But Ma! i was talking about Mary’s age!

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- Posted on January 24th, 2016 in Pages, Humour, Poems, Free Stuff | 13 Views | Comments (1)

Prof P Thareja conducted a session on “Setting of Question Paper for Subjective Examination” in the Learning Centre, GNA University on 23rd Jan 2016 targeting it towards a realignment of assessment system with Quality of Teaching & Learning. The session was conducted around the trilogy principle of addressing (i) Learning Outcomes (LO), (ii) matching the requisites of Evaluation instrument (Quality of Question Paper) towards stipulated LO’s (iii) conducting a Test of Significance, with relevant statistical parameters to ensure the criteria are met.

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- Posted on January 24th, 2016 in Pages, Quality, Teaching Page, Education, Engineering | 11 Views | Comments (0)

There are two potent questions in my grey mind.

(i) Though in my 40 years of teaching no dumb (lacking the power of speech Ref: dictionary.reference.com/browse/dumb) student applied for admission to engineering. If it were true, should I have had denied him/her admission?). I hope not.. on the contrary the student shall get preference- because of handicap quota.

(ii) What would have happened if I had not wasted my precious years learning German, when I was not to be exposed to advanced literature ( technical or other) right one at right time

The former question has a rider attached. because the dumb has a guised meaning too as it may… [simplify or reduce the intellectual content of something so as to make it accessible to a larger number of people.] In that case the situation is twinned to negative side.

My focus in this discussion is on the 1st problem. Some help is solicited?

Let me recall a real life example:
We had called a professional engineer (from industry) to conduct oral examination over minor projects developed by students

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- Posted on January 17th, 2016 in Pages, Personal Development, Teaching Page, Education | 64 Views | Comments (1)

My published verses.Personal Development

So forget shopping list. Will it obviate problem or write off.. ??

On the onset, I was serious to see the real problem and seek the possible solution!..
But alas!

Well! Le’me attempt some causes to the problem.?.

The technology gave us gadgets and gizmo’s
The intent to do things double time added some more load.
the parents were in a haste to see their child is worth putting into a leadership/ earning position fast.
and we started loading her with laden weight….

As a result…
Her health suffered!

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- Posted on January 17th, 2016 in Personal Development, General, Poems, Quotations, Free Stuff | 21 Views | Comments (0)

My published quotes.Personal Development

“Organizations must first improve their performance culture or else they will only make their system worse.”

[in J Heskett : What’s to Be Done About Performance Reviews? - HBS (Harvard Business School Working Knowledge)
hbswk.hbs.edu/item/whats-to-be-done-about-performance-reviews]

“If ethics is not the engine of success, in the train of growth, it sure is a guard, with a
flag, which may be green, or at times red” Priyavrat Thareja

[in Shaping Leadership Culture to Sustain Future Generations of Women Leaders by- Carmela R. Nanton

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- Posted on January 17th, 2016 in Personal Development, General, Education, Engineering, Poems, Quotations, Free Stuff | 23 Views | Comments (0)