Quality has a tag, even in education

Prof. Mathew C Ninan,  Director of Little Rock, Brahmavar, UdupiPublished in the Deccan Herald dated February 15, 2023 Private schools are always under scanner. Both parents and the government view them with circumspection, if not outright suspicion. This is not entirely without basis. It is a fact that there are schools

Fleeing the nest, not just for money

Prof. Mathew C Ninan,¬†¬†Director of Little Rock, Brahmavar, UdupiPublished in the Deccan Herald dated February 1, 2023 This is not a sudden development. We have had young people go abroad for higher studies and finally settle there. We dubbed it ‚Äúbrain drain‚ÄĚ and just ignored it. Some thought it was

Two-wheelers, a parental nightmare

Prof. Mathew C Ninan,  Director of Little Rock, Brahmavar, UdupiPublished in the Deccan Herald dated July 13, 2022 Most parents face a huge dilemma when their children, particularly their sons turn teenagers. One of the items on the youngsters’ wish-list is a motorbike. They keep reminding their parents how they would

Women Empowerment

Prof. Mathew C Ninan,  Director of Little Rock, Brahmavar, UdupiPublished in the Deccan Herald dated June 08, 2022 Whither women empowerment?We live in an unjust world where equality of the sexes is as distant as the stars in the firmament. However, a few recent developments seem to augur well in an

New Generation Parenting

New Generation Parenting – Mathew C Ninan The new generation parents need a new vision Most parents of the young children of today are millennials. ‘Millennials’ is a sobriquet used for those born in the 1980s or early 1990s. They are people reaching adulthood and parenthood during this decade.Millennials are