Madhya Pradesh’s online classes not reaching majority of students

Any educational programme without human intervention and agency didn’t carry sense for most students, contended Anil Sadgopal, educationist. “Objection to the online mode is not just limited to digital access, but from teachers who can’t know if students are indeed learning, and alter their modes of teaching and adapt accordingly,” he said.

UPSC IAS Online Classes – Is online coaching the right way to prepare for CSE 2021?

Actually there is no difference between our online course and conventional offline course except that the mode of delivery of lecture has changed from a physical one to the an online one. In this online course, students can interact with the instructor in exactly the same way as he would have done in a normal […]

Punjab Cabinet approves smartphone distribution to all Class 12 govt school students by November

Though Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had earlier said that only the girl students would receive the smartphones in the first batch, on Wednesday he said that both boys and girls of Class 12 government schools, who do not have smartphones to access the online classes that have currently replaced physical education, will be provided […]

Hyderabad varsity to resume classes online from August 20

Considering the difficulties that some students are likely to face with costs of connectivity, the university has also accepted the recommendation to re-purpose the existing boarding allowance scholarship of Rs 1,000 a month into a digital access grant to students from deprived backgrounds, the release said.

Admissions in classes 9 to 12 in UP Board schools till August 31 now

Information regarding high school and intermediate students who have taken admission and deposited the exam fee with the Rs 100 late fee can be uploaded on the portal by September 24. As per the new schedule, between September 25 and October 4, the principals concerned will cross-check details of students against the checklist. Corrections, if […]

Tamil Nadu SSLC Class 10th results 2020 to be declared in the coming days on dge.tn.gov.in, dge1.tn.nic.in, tnresults.nic.in

Tamil Nadu’s Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE) is expected to announce the Tamil Nadu SSLC class 10th results 2020 in a few days. Tamil Nadu Minister of Education K.A Sengottaiyan on Wednesday (August 5) said that all steps are being taken to provide the examination results of the 10th class students as soon as possible.

Economics professor says Wright State won’t let him open class critical of Marxism to all students

“I first talk about Marxist economics, where it came from. … I go country by country to talk about the disasters in economics and crimes against humanity,” Osborne said. “Maybe it was a mistake to make the syllabus so honest. … Fundamentally, what I want is my academic freedom to be respected.”

Free NEET course: Registrations open for Neet Online E-box crash course offered by TN education department

MADURAI: Government and government aided higher secondary school students in the district are being encouraged to make use of the free Neet online crash course starting from June 15. Registrations are underway for the free Neet Online E-box crash course conducted jointly by the Tamil Nadu school education department and Amphisoft Technologies E-Box. The crash […]

The WIRED Guide to Online Shopping (and Digital Retail, Too)

Type “cheesecloth” into Google shopping. Hundreds of online shopping options pop up, in more than a dozen shades, at a range of price points. Many of the packages can be shipped to you in two days or less. In other words, shoppers live in a golden age of convenience. We’ve got more access to more […]

ACCC to expand digital battle to online marketplaces and private messaging services

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