By Namita Mehta, Partner & Undergraduate Services Manager at The Red Pen
As a university guidance counsellor, I have worked with many Indian students over the last decade and noticed how prevalent the class/tuition culture is over here. There is a class for almost anything! You can enrol your children to learn roller blading and cycling, robotics and 3-D printing, sports, music, art and dance. And of course, the never-ending tuition classes to help children prepare for the dreaded boards and crucial entrance exams. I too send my own children to a variety of classes to enhance their development and of course keep them busy! But in our rush to make our children chess champions, skilled artists, fluent coders and accomplished musicians, one basic skill that I find many parents tend to ignore or don’t emphasise enough on is reading.
Members can now request for a soft copy of the names and addresses of all those
listed in the Directory in Excel format. The copy will contain the list with all
the updates that have been informed by members till the last day of the previous
This service is strictly for the use of Members Only.
Palanpur Online Helpline
Tel: +91 - 22 - 40203620 / 21
Time: 10am - 6pm (IST) (Mon to Fri)