Edtech Start-Up Which Offers Pay-After-Placement Raises INR 11.3 Crore

| June 13, 2019

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Like everything else, technology is changing the education sector. It is changing the way it is delivered and taken across all levels, right from Kindergarten to higher education. More work is being done on the internet and the resulting changing landscape of education is creating the need for new tools & platforms. The tools designed to streamline teaching and learning, are thereby enhancing the overall level of education. Welcome to Learning Management Systems (LMS) for education. A Learning Management System is designed to create, administer, manage, track, and report a learning process online.

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Open Colleges

Open Colleges is Australia’s leader in online education. Our goal is to change lives through education and we do that through providing our students with the skills they need to launch, change or take the next step in their careers. So far, we have helped over 800,000 pursue their career dreams – and counting! We offer a wide variety of online courses, including nationally recognised courses, in the areas of business and management, finance and accounting, education, community services, healthcare and beauty. Our online courses give students the flexibility to study anywhere, anytime and fit their studies in around their life commitments – not the other way around.

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A rural college launches a free in-home connectivity program

Article | August 18, 2020

Even before the pandemic, Dr. Kyle Wagner, Northeastern Technical College (NETC) president, was a strong proponent of distance learning. Many of the residents in the rural South Carolina communities the school serves, where incomes fall below the national poverty level, don’t pursue a college education due to factors including lack of access to transportation and childcare. He firmly believed that enabling off-campus learning could overcome these barriers, and was working to expand the school’s remote learning program when the pandemic hit.

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3 Companies Working on Education In VR and AR

Article | March 3, 2020

Education is one of the biggest industries interested in adopting AR and VR. However, there are still many obstacles that don’t let education fully adopt these technologies, from the lack of funding to the lack of knowledge. Google helps tackle the latter with its Expeditions Pioneer Program. The purpose of the program is to help teachers around the world make their classrooms more interactive with the help of AR and VR. Below is a sneak peek of Google’s experiment at Andersen Middle School, where they pioneered their program.

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How to Integrate Computational Thinking with “Look Fors”

Article | August 24, 2020

Digital Promise has been working with districts and educators from across the United States to integrate computational thinking (CT) and computer science (CS) into K-12 classrooms. We’ve developed “Look for” documents to support teachers and administrators in envisioning how this fusion could work in elementary and middle school classrooms. Interviews with teachers, administrators, and other researchers showed us that “Look for” documents offer teachers and administrators a mutual starting point for collaborative visioning, self-assessment, and collective goal-setting for classroom practice. They remind administrators of “walk through” documents or forms that are often used during classroom observations to help administrators focus on specific elements of instruction so they can provide rich feedback to educators.

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Make Microlearning More Effective By Using Chatbots

Article | February 20, 2020

Owing to technology advancement, we can now create chatbots to consume nuggets of information in a question-and-answer format. A learner can ask a question and get a quick short answer at the point of need. These bots can be updated easily for frequently changing content and changes can be displayed to learners immediately. Contrary to popular belief, chatbots can do much more than answering standard or pre-set questions. One of the multiple types of chatbots, intelligent bots, uses Artificial Intelligence and machine learning to facilitate conversational learning.

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Open Colleges

Open Colleges is Australia’s leader in online education. Our goal is to change lives through education and we do that through providing our students with the skills they need to launch, change or take the next step in their careers. So far, we have helped over 800,000 pursue their career dreams – and counting! We offer a wide variety of online courses, including nationally recognised courses, in the areas of business and management, finance and accounting, education, community services, healthcare and beauty. Our online courses give students the flexibility to study anywhere, anytime and fit their studies in around their life commitments – not the other way around.

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