online education

'Mumbai University disconnected with ground reality': Teachers' union oppose guidelines issued by the university

'Mumbai University disconnected with ground reality': Teachers' union oppose guidelines issued by the university

Teachers' union opposes the latest guidelines issued by the university for the conduct of online lectures 

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Group seeks used gadgets for children who cannot afford it

MNCDF have received varieties of smart devices which they are planning to hand out to the people on August 15

Future uncertain: Parents must fill gap to make up for physical connection lost between teachers and students

Future uncertain: Parents must fill gap to make up for physical connection lost between teachers and students

After almost eight weeks of online schooling since the start of the academic year, teachers of state-run schools claim it has limited rea...Read More

No kidding: Children need to be protected from dark corners of internet, cyber experts warn

No kidding: Children need to be protected from dark corners of internet, cyber experts warn

For every child, internet use in the lockdown has more or less become mandatory because of schoolwork but parents must make it a point to...Read More

Bhopal: Over 2,080 schools in 52 districts of the state to use 'Class Saathi' app for online education

Bhopal: Over 2,080 schools in 52 districts of the state to use 'Class Saathi' app for online education

The Madhya Pradesh government has approved the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered app ‘Class Saathi’ in 2,080 schools in 52 dist...Read More

US student visa row: Now, Trump administration says 'no new foreign students for online-only class'

US student visa row: Now, Trump administration says 'no new foreign students for online-only class'

The United States announced Friday it will not take in any new foreign students seeking online-only study, after rescinding a hotly conte...Read More

Difficult to implement State GR on online education timings

Difficult to implement State GR on online education timings

Time schedule for online classes might have to be tweaked, claim city schools

Schools welcome HC order on online classes for students of Class 2

Schools welcome HC order on online classes for students of Class 2

School authorities claim online classes will prevent academic loss during the pandemic, help students to learn while physical schools re...Read More

Parents oppose the launch of educational channels on Jio TV by Maharashtra govt

Parents oppose the launch of educational channels on Jio TV by Maharashtra govt

I work on a daily wage of Rs 200, I cannot afford a smartphone for myself. But now, I am pressurised to buy one for my kids, Sharmishtha ...Read More

Focus on online lectures till year-end, colleges, varsities

Focus on online lectures till year-end, colleges, varsities

Degree colleges have already started virtual classes for students through various online learning platforms to instil a practice for the ...Read More

Poor kids devoid of online education, reveal parents

Poor kids devoid of online education, reveal parents

With over half a month since the start of the academic year, parents of students above Class 2 from economically weak backgrounds claim t...Read More

Future uncertain: Digital candle light protest held over ban on online education

Future uncertain: Digital candle light protest held over ban on online education

Parents, teachers and members of the education fraternity participated in a digital candle light protest along with fellow members from K...Read More

It's July, & still no clarity on school reopening

It's July, & still no clarity on school reopening

Online education does not reach every student in Mumbai, claim parents

Students miss practical aspect, fieldwork and ground research

Students miss practical aspect, fieldwork and ground research

While acknowledging the major shift towards online education, students are uncertain about how programmes such as performing arts, social...Read More

38,300 tweets decry blanket ban on online classes until 2nd Grade

38,300 tweets decry blanket ban on online classes until 2nd Grade

Parents posted messages, pictures, posters and videos on Twitter highlighting the need for online education especially during lockdown.

Academic Year Begins: Parents and schools clash over payment of fees

Academic Year Begins: Parents and schools clash over payment of fees

Parents say reduce fees for online education; Schools say, fees needed to support teachers, services and infrastructure

E-Learning Evangelism: A Flawed Commitment to Online Education

E-Learning Evangelism: A Flawed Commitment to Online Education

Digital education is an invasive medium that heightens the dangers of surveillance.

"Mute all" key kills purpose of interactive learning: Teachers on online education

"Mute all" key kills purpose of interactive learning: Teachers on online education

City shools have started surveys, data collection and poll responses to understand aspects of online education and methods to overcome ch...Read More

Times of chalk & duster gone; need for new approach post-lockdown, says Educationist

Times of chalk & duster gone; need for new approach post-lockdown, says Educationist

VC of Sagar University, RP Tiwari said that adopting online teaching method is demand of the hour.

Corona Revolution: Control screen time or Educate via screen?

Corona Revolution: Control screen time or Educate via screen?

Studying-via-screen with the possibility of muting your teacher if she scolds is just an added plus for students.

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