Good education is all about educating one’s mind and inner self. Children must be able to apply, analyze, synthesize compare, contrast and evaluate what he or she knows. Considering the kind of exposure children have these days, it has become imperative for us adults to keep abreast with the technological advancements and upgrade our skills. The role of teachers in shaping young minds is invariably the most important factor in the schooling days of our dear ones. The amount of encouragement , support and motivation that teachers infuse in their children add up to how will they fit into this highly competitive world. As Ralph Waldo Emerson puts it, ‘ The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil’.