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 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.
The BJP’s Puducherry unit has welcomed the NDA government’s New Education Policy, saying it is timely and deserves to be appreciated in its entirety. Continue reading “Puducherry: New education policy deserves to be appreciated, says BJP”
UNECA, AU, AFDB has suggested that African countries must learn from India’s approach towards higher education for poor students Continue reading “Africa can expand higher education with Indian help”
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”
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley credited globalisation, economy and technology for changing the entire landscape of legal education in India today. Super specialisation in law would be expected in vogue in times to come, Arun Jaitley said. Continue reading “Landscape of Legal Education changing due to Globalization: Jaitley”