Education: Key To Empower WomenBy Pushpa Priya
Females are the most beautiful creations of the cosmos. The inner strength and capabilities of our female folks are demonstrated in every sector of life including personal and professional life. Strengthening their inner capabilities is a challenging task though. The challenges are compounded, especially when they are confined to the patriarchal mindset of male patriarchal society. However, every problem has a solution. In this very context, the main weapon to empower women is education. Education...
Perspective On Narrative InquiryBy Pushpa Priya
Narrative inquiry as a research method comes under the qualitative research approach in which data is collected through stories in respect to research participants’ life experiences; data should look like a story. Etherington,(2013) defines narrative inquiry as a systematic approach of collecting individuals’ stories, analysing them as told by them that challenges both traditional and modernist views of knowledge and reality.
Cognitive And Socio-Cultural TheoryBy Pushpa Priya
Cognitive perspectives by cognitive psychologists have been central to discussion since the 1990s on how a second language is learned or enhanced. It emphasises the mental process in learning a second language, and perceives language acquisition or learning as a conscious and reasoned thinking process.
Conducting Qualitative ResearchBy Pushpa Priya
Qualitative research is a process of collecting, analysing and interpreting data that is non-numerical. It is carried out in a natural setting to comprehend the social reality of individuals, groups and cultures. Qualitative research is the means of
How To Overcome Stage FrightBy Pushpa Priya
Stage performance and anxiety are natural phenomena that occur in many people. Stage fright is not a mental disorder; rather it is a normal reaction to stressful situation. Most people are fear-stricken while appearing before an audience. Even successful people have reported pre-stress. Befo
Content and Language Integrated LearningBy Pushpa Priya
Content and language integrated learning is an approach to learn subject and language at the same time that benefits the students having a command over the second language like English along with the subject they read. Many research studies have found that Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) develops the creativity, critical and communicative skills of the students resulting in good adjustment in 21st-century skills. CLIL is beneficial to learners of every subject. Internalising the...
On Emotional IntelligenceBy Pushpa Priya
Students and professors have been actively engaged in the teaching and learning process to achieve certain goals that ensure academic excellence and further professional excellence of the students. Despite making a good effort in im
Parenting During PandemicBy Pushpa Priya
Parenting during pandemic is more challenging as it demands a lot of patience, determination, courage, optimistic vision and unconditional love. Taking challenges as an opportunity, parents can bring positive changes in children. COVID19 Pandemic has brought distress and psychological distress among parents as the nature of this pandemic is observed to be dangerous and uncertain. However, it is a great opportunity for parents to demonstrate their inner qualities and highest potential to make positive...
Ways To Overcome Listening BarriersBy Pushpa Priya
Listening is a crucial component of the daily communication process. It is the most basic of the four languages development: listen, speak, read and write. Adults spend 80% of their waking hours engaged in communication. Better listening is the most important to both individual and organizational growth.
Stay Positive, Spiritually StrongBy Pushpa Priya
Positive thinking develops antibody and boosts the immunity system in our body, especially at the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Conquering the second wave of the pandemic is more challenging compared to the challenges we had faced when the first wave of the pandemic had spread.