How eLearning Adoption Can Help Students Score High in Exams

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India is one of the biggest markets for elearning. The country’s elearning market will touch the US$1.95 billion mark by 2021 if the current Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 24.75 percent continues. And chances are, schools as well as colleges will implement at least some degree of elearning in coming years. Reasons for Elearning Popularity There’re several reasons why elearning is gaining popularity. India is home to nearly two million schools and colleges. However, India is facing a shortage of qualified and experienced teachers. At least a million vacancies…

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7 Reasons Exams Are Important

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Many students, irrespective of their age, find exams of all sorts extremely stressful. In fact, way back in 2011, Australia’s Macquaire University even debated if they should do away with exams altogether. However, exams, in spite of the anxiety they cause, are actually very important for students’ development. Here are seven reasons why – 1. Exams Provide A Balanced Assessment Exams test students in different contexts – short answer, essays, multiple choice – so they can demonstrate the information they know and how they can apply it. Furthermore, exams indicate…

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4 Key Reasons Self-Study Is Important

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In today’s digital day and age, there is plenty of information all around us, easily accessible 24/7 from the convenience of our mobile devices. Although our modern-day learning environment still values traditional classroom-based learning that features an instructor on-site, self-learning has also become an equally essential supplemental tool since it yields wonderful results. Let’s take a closer look at four primary reasons why self-study is so important in an academic context – 1. It Inculcates Discipline & Boosts Self-Esteem Learning how to sift through an overwhelming amount of information, evaluating…

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8 Learning styles to succeed in exams

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Every student is unique in how they respond to information – some respond better to videos, other to writing elaborate notes, some to interactive demos and others to simply hearing a lecture closely. This is precisely why most teachers and professors offer a blended teaching style known as VAK – visual, auditory and kinaesthetic. In order to improve your academic performance, it is first highly important to understand what the different styles of learning are and then to identify which learning style is most suitable for you. Let’s take a…

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Online Education In India – The Way Forward

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Although India has over 1 million registered schools and more than 18,000 higher education institutes, did you know 58% students don’t complete their primary school education, 90% don’t manage to complete secondary school and 90% never make it to college? Well, with India ranked now as the third largest online education market in the entire world, the future is starting to look rather bright. Here’s why – There are over 290 million Smartphone users in India, and studies indicate another 180 million users will be added to this number by…

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