Yesterday one of my friends posted a message on Facebook saying he supports in InternetDotOrg initiative of Facebook and pointed to a post by Mark Zuckerberg. I had some free time and wrote a eloborate explanation so as to why it is not really a good solution for bringing internet to the unconnected masses. The…… Continue reading Internet Dot Org
Saw this in twitter today. Posting here.
With the end of TeachForIndia Fellowship around the corner, I am contemplating on jumping into the programming world. So here is a checklist of things that I am going to put up in place and document it along the way. Get a decent mail ID Though not strictly related to planet code, I wanted to…… Continue reading Getting ready for planet CODE
Basically I attempted two projects as a personal development venture. 52 Weeks 52 Books: Started with the objective of improving the number of books that I read in a year. Read about a total of 27 books in all this year. Better than any other year in my life. Though the project is a failure,…… Continue reading The year of 2014
I have been observing a pattern in my life over the past few months. I am obsessed about something in the evenings and the free time. It was books for a month, Far Cry 3 for another, and has recently turned into Chess. I am trying to understand the underlying factor which is responsible for…… Continue reading Obsession
Continuing from the previous post, let me write down everything that defined my work setup. The Curriculum This is where the fun starts. I worked with two different curriculum throughout the year. The school wanted me to teach the mandated Samacheer syllabus and the organisation that I work for wanted me to teach to the…… Continue reading The Setup
Sitting on the rope cot in my grandparent’s home near Kodumudi, Erode, listening to Rainbow FM staring at the laptop screen is where I am, when I write this. Very far away from anything related to school, students and teaching – Physically. Teaching is a job that grows on you and you grow over until…… Continue reading After 1 Year