A Day In The Life of Syamantak| 29mins
Director: Prof Rahat Yusufi | Producer: Prof Rahat Yusufi
Focus Years: 2009 | Country: India
One has to learn certain things from books but learning through what you see, hear and do brings great sense of sensitivity.At "School without walls", students come together and communicate by exploring and questioning. Students work in each of Engineering, Home & health, Agriculture-Animal husbandry and Energy-Environment section. They are given various jobs like organizing a play group, computer class, and knowledge class etc for village kids. Students has to earn min. Rs.1000/- in a year by doing such work. Common kitchen is a place to exchange idea, values and discussion on various topics. A record of grocery and calories intake is maintained by students in spreadsheet program.This movie is an attempt to convey parents, teachers as well as the students to learn through observation. perhaps this way one can come upon something which is not in any book, not invented by any philosopher.