Nirvi Shah is a freelance writer who lives in West Palm Beach, Fla.

Articles by Nirvi

Combating Anti-Muslim Bias

Followers of Islam face widespread prejudice in the United States. How can teachers help students overcome these attitudes?

High Tech in Small Places

Computers and the Internet help rural schools bridge vast distances—both geographically and culturally. But the growing use of technology can create new problems as it solves old ones.

Into the Mainstream

In third grade, Julia Horsman’s entire science project consisted of being herded outside with the other kids with disabilities and rolling soda cans down a ramp.

What Can This Student Teach You About the Classroom?

She was always smarter than the curriculum allowed her to be. Now one Miami student is showing future teachers how to keep students engaged.