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April 2018, Technology and Education »

[3 Apr 2018 | Comments Off on Education 4.0: Personalization of Learning | ]

Ullas Ponnadi
Mass education and learning is poised to see a big shift in the coming years. We are now at the start of what is being called as
the fourth industrial revolution and education 4.0 is the ability to combine the power of technology, specialized skilling, AI and Machine Learning to create a method that will deliver high quality content. So, will schools as a place to formally learn soon be a thing of the past? Read all about what the future holds for teachers and students in this thought provoking article.

February 2018, Technology and Education »

[1 Feb 2018 | Comments Off on Tribal students on a coding journey | ]

Michelle C
Here is a school, situated just a few hours away from Mumbai which is an experiment in technology, defying the traditional method of education and offering tribal students an opportunity to access knowledge, training and education — all through Open Source technology. The Tamarind Tree School has set up a digital infrastructure where students learn individually on an online Learning Management System. Read more about the philosophy of Open Education in this interesting article.

November 2017, Technology and Education »

[1 Nov 2017 | Comments Off on The digital road in ESL teaching* | ]

Arun Khevariya

The road to learning a foreign language is not an easy one, but with the aid of digital technology it can most certainly be made less rocky.

August 2017, Technology and Education »

[1 Aug 2017 | Comments Off on C is for coding | ]

Kamakshi Tewary
Coding or computer programming is being introduced at the primary level the world over with some schools making it a compulsory part of the curriculum. Ask any child today, and he or she will say that with coding they can do ‘cool things’. This short article takes you through the basics of coding and how and where children can learn about it.

August 2017, Technology and Education »

[1 Aug 2017 | Comments Off on Robotics and Artificial Intelligence | ]

Ullas Ponnadi
Robotics and Artificial Intelligence is the new buzzword among researchers and scientists. Its evolution is leading to the prediction that in the near future human created computer power will exceed the capabilities of the human brain. Both robotics and AI can be applied in various domains from military and medicine to exploration and entertainment. Read up this article to find out the opportunities that exist for students in this field.

November 2016, Technology and Education »

[2 Nov 2016 | One Comment | ]

Ullas Ponnadi
The next big thing in technology is 3D printing. Over the next few years, 3D printing is bound to create a revolution of sorts. At the school level, this exciting area can be introduced to the children, provided schools are able to afford a 3D printer. Low- cost solutions are also available with contents that can be reasonably aligned with the school curriculum. Read up on this exciting technology.