Personalized Learning And Lessons From Distance Education

Personalised Learning

The pandemic has made distance education a common phenomenon that is being widely accepted as the new norm moving forward.  The strategies required during the periods of remote learning have further strengthened the importance of adapting new lesson delivery methods, e-learning technology, resources and pace to suit the individual student, regardless of whether it’s in a virtual learning space or physical classroom.  This blog highlights the cardinal points that can be taken away as lessons from the medium we all know as Distance learning/E-learning/Hybrid learning: Lessons from Distance Education Interactive…

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How Will Parents Deal With The Hybrid Models Of Learning That Seem To Be Prevalent In A Post Pandemic World?

hybrid learning model

Hybrid Learning is a model through which educators combine established educational practices such as in-person classrooms with education technology with the objective of improving the learning experience for students. Even though the concept has been around for a while, it has only gained popularity in India over the past few years. In this article, we will explore how parents can deal with a new paradigm of education. Today’s blog sheds light on the Areas of Concern and the Solutions to overcome all concerns: Areas of Concern Procrastination: One of the…

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Top 5 Emerging Universities That Are Transforming The Education System In India

Top 5 Emerging Universities

India’s economic growth has ensued progression in its educational achievements. While the existing prestigious Indian universities continue to thrive, there are new and upcoming institutions that are emerging to strive for change in the outlook of the education system provided in India.  The list below highlights the Top 5 institutions which have emerged in the last 8-10 years and are working relentlessly to break barriers and establish high standards of education in India.      Ashoka University        Location: Delhi, India               …

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The Relevance of Math Anxiety in a Student’s Life

The Relevance of Math Anxiety in a Student's Life

What is math anxiety and does it exist?  Sweat pouring down your face, your clothes are damp, there is nervousness, fear of failure, embarrassment, and anxiety….. These are all the normal symptoms that one experiences when faced with a sheet of unanswerable math questions. “Math anxiety” is a phenomenon that most students struggle with all their life.   Educational psychologists define the term “Math anxiety” as a legitimate concept where there is “a feeling of tension and anxiety that interferes with the manipulation of numbers and the solving of mathematical problems…

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4 e-Learning Trends Dominating the Education Industry

4 e-Learning Trends Dominating the Education Industry

The education industry has recently undergone a complete modification in the past few years. The once dormant and quiet sector has had to rethink its entire operating model during the coronavirus initiated lockdown and has also seen new policy changes, with the Central Government’s New Education Policy brought into effect last July. The education sector has been ripe for disruption for a while, and educational technology companies are leading the charge to revamp the way students engage with content. The e-learning trends dominating the education industry Personalized and student-centric learning…

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Happy Maharashtra Day: Gloriously celebrating this day with Story of a “Global Prize” Winning Teacher from Maharashtra!

Maharashtra Day, commonly known as Maharashtra Din is a state holiday in the Indian state of Maharashtra, commemorating the formation of the state of Maharashtra from the division of the Bombay State on 1 May 1960.  The inspiring story of a Teacher from this very state of Maharashtra who has recently won the Global Teacher Prize! This time the day will have a new significance. A grade school teacher, Ranjitsinh Disale, from a village in Maharashtra has made an entry to the list of top 10 finalists for the USD…

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Importance of Including Mental Health Education in School Curriculums

Importance of Including Mental Health Education in School Curriculums

“Mental health” to date is an issue in India that is stigmatized and brushed under the carpet. India has one of the world’s largest suicide rates for school-going children where there is fear and stigma associated with matters related to mental health such as depression, parental pressure, and spotlight anxiety to perform well in tests.  Should the Indian education system make mental health lectures mandatory for students?  The Indian Education System is scrutinized for its rigorous and unrealistic expectations that focus on quantitative learning, tiresome hours, and the imposition of…

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5 Ways To Prevent Anxiety Stressors From Building Up During Online Lessons

5 Ways To Prevent Anxiety Stressors From Building Up During Online Lessons

It is very easy for small stressors to develop into clinical anxiety and depression if the mental health of our students is ignored. There are numerous ways one can stay mentally and physically fit during such unprecedented times Prevent Anxiety Stressors From Building Up During Online Lessons with these 5 tips Inculcate a healthy lifestyle A healthy lifestyle can be promoted by regular sleep cycles and a healthy diet. Online lessons have led to an increase in screen time which deteriorates both sleep quality and sleep duration. Therefore practicing good…

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CBSE Latest Update on Evaluation for New Academic Session

CBSE Latest Update on Evaluation for New Academic Session

Coherence with the New Education Policy, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has introduced new changes to its assessment and evaluation process for the next academic session. As per updates, the evaluation criteria, released by the CBSE on April 22, details further changes in accordance with the board’s move to Competency-Based Education or CBE.  CBSE announced changes in assessment, evaluation for the new Academic Session Competency-based questions As per the notification from the CBSE, more competency-based questions or questions that assess the application of concepts in real-life or unfamiliar…

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