Monday, October 13, 2014

A Teacher with a Passion for Stamp Collecting

Reporter Varsha Mohan writes on the New Indian Express website about high school teacher Mathew John who recently displayed his stamp and coin collection at his school.

Varsha writes, "Though Mathew has a wide collection, he takes special pride of the stamps and coins he has from the time of British rule  through the 1950s."

Matthew, who was inspired to collect stamps and coins by his father and grandmother, is quoted as saying,  ‚ÄúThese are very valuable and just a glimpse can brief you about the history of the particular country. I feel so happy to be able to educate students through my collection."

To read the entire article, click here.


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posted by Don Schilling at 9:19 AM