The diary of a school teacher

Bhatt, Hemraj (2011) The diary of a school teacher. Azim Premji University, Bengaluru.

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Abstract

Hemraj Bhatt (1968 - 2008) was an assistant teacher in a government primary school in Uttarkashi district of Uttarkhand. His life was cut short by a tragic road accident in 2008, but during his short time as a teacher, his poems, his writings and the school he nurtured created a lasting impression on everyone who had known him. The pages of a diary that Hemraj kept, provide the glimpse of struggles and joys of this man, for whom teaching was not just another job. While his diary narrates the personal journey of a government school teacher, it simultaneously holds up a mirror to the larger education system in India. The English and Kannada translations and the original Hindi version of the diary is available

Item Type: Book
Authors: Bhatt, Hemraj
Document Language:
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English
Uncontrolled Keywords: Education, School Teacher, Diary of Teacher, Uttarkhand
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > Books
Full Text Status: Public
Related URLs:
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/348
Publisher URL: http://azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/SitePages/resou...

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