In the modern times, class-room instruction does not fulfil all the requirements for the new age pupil. Knowledge is now accessible at the click of a mouse anytime and anywhere. However, the teachers role is important in moulding character.
Teachers must be role models to students. After the home, the next best person to inculcate moral values is the teacher. At various times, a teacher is called to be a mentor, counsellor, nurse, surrogate parent, and guide. She has many hats to wear. The success of a school lies in how well she can juggle these hats.