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E94: 'Teaching software fundamentals in Tamil' with TamizhVendan

E94: 'Teaching software fundamentals in Tamil' with TamizhVendan

Update: 2024-01-23
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English has given us enormous leverage in growing our services industry. But if India has to grow beyond the creamy layer and the metro, we need to teach the same software fundamentals in vernacular languages. If you look at Germany, Japan, and Russia they teach in their mother-tongues.

My guest today, Tamizhvendan is doing exactly that. True to his name and combining his profession, he is teaching software fundamentals in Tamil. We are discussing the challenges and impact of his teaching. If India has to grow multi-fold as we project, we need more such educators. Hope today's discussion is a small contribution in that journey.

What you'll listen

  • (00:00 ) - Introduction

  • (01:21 ) - Origin story of Tamizh's venture

  • (06:42 ) - What Tamizh teaches?

  • (12:37 ) - What kind of students attend these sessions?

  • (17:56 ) - Why Tamizh started with a podcast?

  • (20:30 ) - Challenges in teaching in Tamil

  • (24:46 ) - Focus for this year

  • (28:12 ) - Rapid-fire questions


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Connect with TamizhVendan

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E94: 'Teaching software fundamentals in Tamil' with TamizhVendan

E94: 'Teaching software fundamentals in Tamil' with TamizhVendan

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