Interview with Goutham Shreenivas Mannava sir

BORN : BAPATLA , GUNTUR DISTRICT

STUDIES : j.c COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING , MYSORE

STREAM : MECHANICAL GRADUATED : 1979

Q. What are the best qualities you like in a student?

A. Regularity , Sharp in understanding things , Not feeling shy to ask doubts ,student should feel that it’s their responsibility to ask n question faculty

Q. What made you choose this profession?

A. Basically I like this profession .I worked as a faculty in SRM UNIVERSITY for 12 yearsIndustry work . In 2011 I joined VJIT.

Q. Who inspired you to choose this profession?

A. Mr.shishanth , Professor Danunjeya (Mech HOD) ,Professor Prabhakar

Q. What’s your opinion on this profession?

A. It’s not 9 to 5 profession it is 24 hours profession I keep planning my class every day . Every year I change my style of teaching

Q. What are qualities a teacher should possess?

A. You need to be professional like the lawyer,doctor. Your attitude matters a lot

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Q. How do you prepare before taking a lecture

A. Previous night I plan lecture like how to present in class . I plan it like a video and play it in class .

Q. How do you compare your industry work and teaching work?

A. Teaching work we have fixed working hours.It’s a god gifted profession. You may have Ph.D.,Doctorate it’s useless , unless you transfer your knowledge to students.

Q. What kind of classes you prefer ?

A. I prefer interaction classes

Q. Will you continue in this profession ?

A. 17 years still continuing MY AMBITION IS TO DIE IN CLASS WHILE TEACHING There is no retirement.

Q. What is your reaction when a student phone rings in your class?

A. I don’t react negatively,I will give him a warning and I’ll excuse

Q.How do you react when a student is caught eating?

A. I just throw it they need to focus on my class

Q. What do you do when a student is found sleeping?

A. Normally no one sleeps in my class as my class is interesting

Q. What is your reaction knowing that a student is found writing records etc..?

A. If the whole class is willing to that and if it’s necessary I’ll allow them

Q. What is the reaction when you sarcastically give permission to leave and the student says thank you and leave?

A. I never say students to go out it may be boy/girl . I’ll scold them in the class

Q. How to do you react on a mass bunk?

A. If they specifically do to my class I get hurt .

 

14125663_1136677789735958_2160585831584938985_oQ. What is your reaction when a student is found imitating you?

A. I’ll just enjoy it.

Q. What is your reaction when the class turns out to be talkative suddenly?

A. It happens in every class I’ll just give them time to settle down

Q.What do you do make class Interesting when students are not in a mood to hear a lecture?

A. I never found students saying, my class, is not interesting at any timeBasically, I never take last two periods I.e, 6th n 7th period I’ll just motivate them giving tips and telling what’s going around the world.

Q. Opinion on social media

A) I am very active on FB,WA. Being active in social media helps you a lot it may be good or bad but 70% of the latest useful info is provided

2)If the whole class fails in your subject what is your reaction?

A) I feel bad I feel that I need to improve I thought of leaving VJIT 2 years back because of the result but whole management convinced me to stay and finally found that it was jntu mistake

3)what is your opinion on the present education system? A) I hate this system it needs a lot of creativity practical knowledge is important YESTERDAY IS EXAM TOMORROW IS EXAM where is knowledge

4)How do you treat your students? A) I always maintain a student-teacher relationship I never give

A) I hate this system it needs a lot of creativity practical knowledge is important YESTERDAY IS EXAM TOMORROW IS EXAM where is knowledge

4)How do you treat your students?

A) I always maintain a student-teacher relationship I never give lineance to them

5)What are you working for?

A) I am not working for Money , I LOVE THE professioN

 

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  1. Dr G Krishna Kumari September 18, 2016

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