The Teacher/Mentor Every Student Loves

Teaching children is arguably the most joyful of professions on the planet. It is certainly among the most challenging too. Every teacher worth his/her salt is constantly innovating and most happy to discover better and more effective ways of teaching … Continued

A Rendezvous with the After-School Mentors

    “And the Little Prince broke into a lovely peal of laughter, which irritated me very much. I like my misfortunes to be taken seriously.” Antoine de Saint Exupery in The Little Prince We do this, don’t we? We … Continued

Some Instructions To Follow while Instructing

  It is almost imperative to begin by sharing an episode from my class. Here’s how it went: While I was involved in an activity with my students, many asked questions, requested spellings, some demanded answers. I responded in a … Continued

Five things that connect you with the children you teach.

Right at the outset let me state that the ways in which one may connect with children are limited only by imagination. Nevertheless when one is new to a class, certain things may aid in establishing the positive relationship which … Continued

Touching Lives Reflection : 2014- 15

Here is a Reflection Video of Touching Lives, for the year that passed by. It has an account of everything we did last academic year with children.Hope it gives you a fair idea of what we do. Hope it helps … Continued

A Year of Choices, Possibilities and Freedom : A Picture Album

Year 2014- 2015 : A year of choices,possibilities and freedom. No of children: 120 Programs Running throughout : Beginners (Community) Beginners Pre-School After-School The year just went by and when we look behind, we realized that while walking on this … Continued

Foundational Values of Touching Lives

Values are so important part of being human, it determines the way you operate your life and your work. We at Touching Lives also operate from these foundational values which got built up slowly and gradually. These values are the … Continued