Future campus will make students competent, connected and agile – Times of India

Just like the impact of earlier technological novelties, higher education will adapt and come out stronger with virtual learning, writes Ilian Mihov, INSEAD Dean Throughout the world, the decision to reopen university campuses has been a source of fierce controversy. The University of Notre Dame, University of North Carolina and Michigan State University have already … Read more

Online education is more than videos and PDF texts: Experts – Times of India

BENGALURU: With online education taking the centre stage due to the global pandemic, experts say it is necessary to innovate the content and course delivery by educators and universities in the coming days. It cannot be limited to lectures on zoom, video recordings and bulky PDF texts and must include active learning components like discussions, … Read more

Local school alumni funds two laptops for teachers to strengthen online education during corona times – Times of India

AMRITSAR: An alumni of Spring Dale Senior School Simratbir Singh Pannu wire-transferred US $ 1000 to purchase two laptops for the school teachers imparting online education since the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic. In a release issued here on Monday school principal Rajiv Kumar Sharma informed that Pannu was deeply concerned with the Covid 19 situation … Read more

Honestly use PM Cares Fund for public good, online education of students: Akhilesh – Times of India

LUCKNOW: Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said that the government should “honestly” turn the PM Cares Fund into a “public cares fund” and make arrangements for online education of students. “Does the present government, which has spent billions on publicity by installing millions of LED TVs for election rallies, not have funds to … Read more

COVID-19: With blackboard strapped to bike, Chhattisgarh teacher conducts ‘mohalla’ classes to educate children – Times of India

KOREA: Rudra Rana, a government school teacher in Chhattisgarh’s Korea district travels on his bike with a blackboard strapped around to educate children by holding ‘mohalla’ classes amid the COVID-19 pandemic. While speaking to ANI, Rana said since many students did not have access to online education and all schools remained closed due to the … Read more