Of the many “habits of mind” that students need to develop in a 21st century world, one of the least developed is curiosity. Curiosity becomes an important attribute in a 21st century where uncertainty and rapid change is the rule, knowledge explosion and search engines provide us with a vast array of knowledge instantly, and invention, innovation, and creativity are rewarded and encouraged in all fields of endeavor. Continue reading “Building Curiosity : How and Why?”
In the present scenario of teaching, the biggest challenge which the teachers face is that they are unable to know that to what extent they must go so that their students are benefitted the most. This situation may also arise in front of a student. Generally, a student has no idea about opting a course which may prove to be the most beneficial. These conditions are eliminated by the arrival of adaptive learning culture in the field of education. Continue reading “Adapting to Adaptive Learning”
In the current phase of learning, Educational technology, usually abbreviated as Ed-tech has impacted how students and people want to learn. In the present day one cannot even spend a single moment without the use of basic gadgets, be it smart phones, tablets or laptops. The Education industry has begun to depend on it in some or the other way. Using projectors in traditional classrooms, emailing assignments to students are some of the amenities Ed-Tech has provided us. Continue reading “Trends in Ed-Tech”
Education has turned out to be better enjoyed as experiential learning. Technology has made it possible to take learning process a somewhat greater leap where students and working professionals equally explore the finer possibilities of learning. Continue reading “EdTech – An Opportunity for Working Professionals to Ascend”
Fastudent has partnered with more than 200 education institutes to help them create their own customized virtual shops – using the Fastudent exclusive technology platform.
Just ahead of the back-to-school season, Amazon plans to make a major foray into the education technology market for primary and secondary schools, a territory that Apple, Google and Microsoft have heavily staked out. Continue reading “Amazon Unveils Online Education Service for Teachers”
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has said education is the fourth most important need in a person’s life after FOOD, CLOTHING, SHELTER. He signified the importance of education by the saying that Education is wealth that cannot be stolen. Continue reading “Big B unveils Robomate+ App”