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Taimur K Bandey
Taimur K Bandey

  • June 01, 2023

    Will Imran ever introspect?

    One of the core teachings for the primary year students of the International Baccalaureate system is to learn how to reflect on their work and...

  • May 25, 2023

    Is it time to rise above?

    Ever since the onset of ‘Project Imran Khan’, the nation saw the start of a terrible journey towards extreme polarization, division, and...

  • May 04, 2023

    Teach the girl child

    By most accounts, 2023 seems to be election year for Pakistan. In that case, all political parties will prepare their manifestos and go into...

  • February 27, 2023

    Pakistan’s missing tryst with AI

    If Malala were to redefine her famous quote of “one child, one teacher, one pen, and one book can change the world,” in 2023, she would perhaps...

  • November 26, 2022

    Can the media help our students?

    We have often blamed politicians for ignoring the plight of the dismal nature of our education sector while focusing on other issues. We have...

  • June 04, 2022

    Time to revisit our preschools

    My first task at my university abroad was to review a policy document in detail. As a typical desi, I decided to do the review at the last minute...

  • May 23, 2022

    No more misogyny, Mr Khan

    The writer is an educationist and International baccalaureate consultant.I grew up in the late 1980s and early 1990s, almost worshipping Imran Khan...

  • May 14, 2022

    Charter of education

    We are living in 2022 – in fact, almost at the halfway mark of 2022. Back in the 1980s or even 1990s people would perhaps do anything to somehow...

  • May 09, 2022

    The pied piper syndrome

    The writer is an educationist and International baccalaureate consultant.Nationalistic jingoism, emotional meltdowns, loud chest-thumping and...

  • October 05, 2021

    Parenting the parent

    I have served the education sector of Pakistan for almost 22 years now. Today if someone were to suggest that the most challenging aspect of that...

  • September 22, 2021

    SNC: time for solutions

    If nothing else the debate over the Single National Curriculum has forced many to talk, engage and research about education. It has compelled...

  • September 10, 2021

    SNC: a teacher’s perspective

    The writer is an educationist and International baccalaureate consultant.Anyone venturing towards the daunting and a much-needed task of creating a...