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Coaching Classes have become as significant and necessary as schools these days. We can rarely see a kid take something up without the help of coaching — be it studying, playing sports or learning a new instrument. Coaching classes are a trend in India and especially when it comes to the field of education.

But does your child really require these coaching classes?

Advantages:

Some of the advantages that the students get from coaching classes include:

  • Guidance from the subject-matter/field experts which enables them to understand the concepts better
  • Children receive either individual care or are put into classes with a smaller student-to-teacher ratio
  • Coaching classes provide training for specific entrance examinations, which eventually reduces the load on the students and gives them guidance at one place

The other side:

  • Students may not pay attention in the class and may also bunk their school classes as they always have coaching classes to teach them again if they miss anything
  • There may be less scope for inquisitiveness as students are encouraged to accept things given in the textbooks. For instance, our research found that mathematical “magic tricks” – a section common in all coaching class study material was taught to students without making them understand the reason behind that magic
  • All Work, No Play! Coaching institutes leave no time for extra-curricular activities. After school, kids head to the coaching classes straight away, where their already fatigued mind learns less

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