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March 1st, 2007

On a mission

Abstract:
"Teaching is becoming a profitable vocation in the U.S. with increasing demand for qualified professionals who can teach chemistry, physics and mathematics," said Mr. Kumar, who hails from the city. A winner of last year's Chemical Pioneer Award of the prestigious American Institute of Chemists, Mr. Kumar is in India to deliver a lecture at the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, a pioneer science research organisation based in Kolkata.

He attended an international conference to review mathematics and science education at the Homi Baba Science Education Centre, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai and presented a paper on `using interactive video for problem based learning anchored in Nanotechnology' for school students.

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