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Introduction to Sociometry

Dr. V.K. Maheshwari, Former Principal K.L.D.A.V(P.G) College, Roorkee, India Sociometry is “a method for, describing, discovering and evaluating social status, structure, and development through measuring the extent of acceptance or rejection between individuals in groups.” Franz defines sociometry as “a … Continue reading

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Fundamental Concepts of Research Methodology

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A(Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India Some people consider research as a movement, a movement from the known to the unknown. It is actually a voyage of discovery.  In fact, research is … Continue reading

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Sampling Techniques in Quantitative Research

  Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A(Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India When we are interested in a population, we typically study a sample of that population rather than attempt to study the whole population The purpose of sampling … Continue reading

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The School as a Social Institution in Philosophies of Education

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A(Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India Idealism -  Concept of School Idealism believes in refined wisdom. It is based on the view that reality is a world within a person’s mind. It believes that … Continue reading

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Lecture Strategy in Teaching

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V. (P.G) College, Roorkee, India The lecture strategy is the most widely used form of presentation. A lecture is an oral presentation of information by the teacher. It is … Continue reading

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Knowledge-Meaning, forms and ways of knowing

  Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V. (P.G) College, Roorkee, India “‘Knowledge’ is defined as what we know: knowledge involves the mental processes of comprehension, understanding and learning that go on in the mind … Continue reading

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Tutorial Strategy in Education

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V. (P.G) College, Roorkee, India It is the fundamental right of every person to get education in democracy. Therefore, instead of individual teaching, group teaching is emphasized so that … Continue reading

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Problems of learners in school.

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V. (P.G) College, Roorkee, India Problems refers to various problems of students like behavioral problems, emotional problems, educational problems and social problems. Problems related to any or all the external activities … Continue reading

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Smart Class Room- A new vision in education.

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V. (P.G) College, Roorkee, India The traditional approach of lecture and note taking has lost its effectiveness as the modern day around education grows. In efforts to grow academically it must be … Continue reading

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Text books- An integral part of any educational system

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V. (P.G) College, Roorkee, India The textbook is one of the important aids in the teaching learning process and has occupied a provital   sole in the education of the school students, the process … Continue reading

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