online education

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami promises free data card for students in bid to encourage online education

The initiative is aimed at facilitating online classes, which have become the order of the day after the pandemic denied access to classrooms.

published on : 11th January 2021

Education 2020: The lessons that were learned

Thanks to education apps, the gap in education that would have engulfed an entire generation of children in the pandemic has been largely bridged

published on : 27th December 2020

Bengal polls: Mamata govt to send Rs 10,000 to 9.5 lakh students To help buy smartphones

The money will be transferred to the students' accounts within three weeks, said CM Mamata Banerjee.

published on : 22nd December 2020

India’s small towns constitute 75% of digital tutoring market

The boom in online education technology triggered by the pandemic has not remained limited to the formal schooling industry.

published on : 13th December 2020

OPINION | Tec(h)tonic? Once-in-a-lifetime deep digitization brewing something special for India

There are a host of reasons, from better infrastructure to lower taxes that have fuelled a surge in FDI. But underneath all that, something more fundamental is stirring.

published on : 8th December 2020

Children take the hit as education goes for a toss amid pandemic

If anything, it has deeply impacted character development of children, many of whom endure lack of access to technology to sustain online classes.

published on : 1st November 2020

Stick to screen time, or else... Karnataka schools warned  

Panel says schools violating order will lose recognition, face fines; Lengthy online classes affecting students’ health.

published on : 29th October 2020

Remote realities: Children with disabilities bear the brunt of online education during pandemic

Reduced access to the outside world, loss of perks that came with going to school every day, and the abrupt halt to therapy sessions, have not made the transition any easier.

published on : 10th October 2020

Fee negotiation, online classes: COVID-19 lesson for Karnataka higher education institues

The Covid-19 pandemic has pushed institutes of higher education between a rock and a hard place.

published on : 7th October 2020

Don’t deny students online classes over fee delay: Telangana High Court

A bench passed this order in an appeal filed by several parents.

published on : 1st October 2020

Digital divide proves to be challenge for online education in rural areas

Stating that lack of access to technology is a major reason why students don’t attend classes, government school teachers in rural areas say less than 50 per cent of students attend digital classes.

published on : 14th September 2020

65.6 per cent students think apps ideal to learn academics, finds online learning platform Brainly

It seems the concept is already popular amongst the students as 66.8% are aware of the announcement.

published on : 8th September 2020

Online classes during COVID-19: How older teachers are coping with technology

Older teachers continue to struggle with online teaching tools as their schools have not organised any training sessions to help them make a seamless transition from physical to digital classes

published on : 5th September 2020

Virtual school begins in Telangana, T-SAT viewership touches new high

Digital lessons being broadcast on T-SAT Vidya, Nipuna, DD Saptagiri and DD Yadagiri

published on : 2nd September 2020

Internet data costs make online education a distant dream for many Tamil Nadu students

Although India is said to have the lowest data prices in the world, even that can be high enough to force kids out of class.

published on : 30th August 2020
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