Digital Education and its Advantages

The New Education Policy 2020 aims to provide a momentum to the digital mode of education at all levels of learning, ensuring equitable use of the available technology. This digital learning system seems to be of prime importance in the current global pandemic and will prove beneficial to the students. An autonomous body will be created for the exchange of ideas on the utilization of technology to improve learning, evaluation and management. The integration of technology will improve classroom processes. It will enable the teacher to deliver personalized content and…

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Transformational reforms in higher education under NEP 2020

The new education policy will be the foundation of the new India. It will reshape the students into global citizens who are rooted in their values. The NEP 2020 focuses on invention-based, inquiry-based and analysis-based methods to help foster greater curiosity, interest and logical reasoning in the students’ minds. The NEP has been released after six years of consideration and a steady review. There were no major changes in the education system over the past 34 years and hence only a rat race continued rather than applicative knowledge assessment. The…

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NEW EDUCATION POLICY 2020

NEW EDUCATION POLICY The new education policy that was recently approved by the union cabinet will bring an immense amount of change in the students’ lives. Making board exams easy, replacement of 10+2 structure of school curricula with a 5+3+3+4 structure, reduction of the curriculum to core concepts, and teaching up to at least class 5 in the regional language, are among the many school education reforms outlined in this new policy. Until recent times, the ultimate motive of a student to appear for exams was to obtain good scores…

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JEE Advanced 2020: Criteria of 75% marks in Class 12 for admissions in IIT removed for this year

JEE Advanced 2020: The decision to waive of the class 12 board marks as an eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced has been taken due to the partial cancellation of class 12 board exams by several boards.   JEE Advanced 2020: Union HRD Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal on Friday said that the Joint Admission Board has decided that the candidates who will clear the JEE Advanced will be eligible for admission to IITs irrespective of their class 12 marks. The decision has been taken due to the partial cancellation of class 12…

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NEET 2020 – Chapter wise weightage and Important Chapters.

To score good marks in NEET ,  it is important that you know which are the important chapters for NEET and what is the chapter wise weightage of each chapter in NEET. With NEET important chapters in hand, you can focus more on those chapters. Chapter wise weightage for NEET tells us exactly which chapters carry more questions and accordingly more weight in the NEET examination. As such, don’t commit the mistake of taking these important chapters for NEET lightly or ignoring these chapters. NTA is the respective body which organizes…

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World Environment Day : Why should we care about Biodiversity?

World Environment Day is one of the biggest days of recognition for encouraging people worldwide to save and protect our environment from different environmental challenges the world is facing today. The World Environment is also “People’s Day” which is a day to do something to take care of our environment. It is an important platform for promoting the dimensions of environmental Sustainable Development Goals. What is World Environment Day and when it is Celebrated? World Environment Day is the biggest annual event in the world run by the United Nations…

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COVID-19, New Normal and Indian Online Education

The nationwide COVID-19 lockdown has forced K-12 schools to close and send their students home which, in turn, has impacted over 91% of the world’s student population. The closure has placed unprecedented challenges on governments, institutions, teachers, parents and care givers around the world. Online education, a result of the digital world has brought a lot to the learning table at all levels of education, beginning from preschool up to higher level institutions. The move to remote learning has been enabled by several online tech stack such as Google Classroom,…

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Online classes: Teaching and Learning remotely is a learning experience for all

One of the biggest casualties of the Covid-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdown has been institutionalised education. Schools have been shut to prevent the spread of the virus and this has given way to online classrooms, a very new concept in India even for the most sophisticated schools. It is commendable how easily some educational institutions have moved to virtual classrooms, all thanks to tools such as Zoom, Google Hangouts and Microsoft Teams. But there are some still struggling to get online. There are teachers and schools putting extra effort to engage students in classes by revamping…

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Future Schools and Role of AI

The question that is staring all Schools Principals in the face today is how do moved towards re-opening schools? What precautions do we take to secure the school premises from COVID pandemic? Is there a model of schooling that has the best of both practices– online & offline. COVID-19 pandemic has caused schools all over the world to shut down in March 2020 keeping more than 1.2 billion learners out of their classrooms. A large number of these learners transitioned successfully from off-line to online classes. The ICT revolution in…

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Post Covid-19: How Online Learning will Change the Education System ?

COVID-19 has changed each and everyone’s life in almost every aspect. Lifestyle, going out, having fun is no more allowed like it was, there’s a huge change in Economics too. People have started working from home and trying not to leave home as much as possible, to maintain social distancing and precautions. Everything has been changed and one more thing that has been highly effected in the Education system. Since the pandemic, going to schools and colleges has never been the same. The COVID-19 has resulted in schools shut all…

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