Ritika Gulgulia, senior secondary biology teacher, IBDP, Oakridge International School, Hyderabad

In this conversation Ms. Ritika talks about “The purpose of Education”.

She says, “Education sector as a whole is undergoing a lot of changes at a very fast pace. Recently there has been a huge shift where we are talking about not only preparing our students for just a mere job but also equip them with the skills and competencies required to carry forward. For this there is a need of having an innovative mindset.

She also shared her views on various aspects as- New National Education Policy, the challenges of teaching in rural schools due to pandemic, importance of emotional intelligence in teachers etc.