A new way to approach higher education

Learning analytics is the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of data about the progress of learners and the contexts in which learning takes place, for the purposes of understanding and optimising learning and the environments in which it occurs. Continue reading A new way to approach higher education

Advertisements

Online Education vs. offline education: Who’ll be the winner?

With the growing usage of technology in the education and with the rise of online education, the question arises that would online education ever replace offline education? Will the future of universities and colleges who traditionally offer education at physical campuses be in danger? If not, what would be the scope of the online education? who would benefit from the rise of online education? Continue reading Online Education vs. offline education: Who’ll be the winner?

Learning gets a tech push; find out how

(This article has been published in The Financial Express newspaper on Thursday, May 11, 2017) Learning management system (LMS) has long been adopted by colleges and universities including Tier 1 institutes in India to manage and administer their courses. LMS, also known as Virtual Learning  Environment, includes a category of software and web application that facilitates the online delivery of course material in addition to the features of tracking and reporting of student involvement. LMS is a hub of all educational activities in an academic environment where a student can access syllabi and required readings, submit assignments, access grades, connect with … Continue reading Learning gets a tech push; find out how

MOM??? But why???

MOM???   But why??? “The moment this mission was named MOM, I knew it would not disappoint. Moms never fail”. With these words, Indian Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi announced ISRO’s success in reaching Mars’ orbit on September 24, 2014. Who knew the prime minister is so good at PJs and yet a very effective speaker. In the next few days, media widely covered MOM’s success and with that, anyone who has a slightest connection to media came to know about MOM. Many facts about Mars Obiter Mission (MOM) were tossed around in media and rightfully so. With the success … Continue reading MOM??? But why???