Education

OPEN BOOK EXAMINATION SYSTEM

OPEN BOOK EXAMINATION SYSTEM: RIGHT OR WRONG?

“We exceeded expectations just by turning up for the exams.”  ― J.K. Rowling What are open-book exams? An “open book examination” is one in which examinees are allowed to consult their class notes, textbooks, and other approved material while answering questions. Open-book exams allow you to take notes, texts or…

EMPOWER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS VIA TECHNOLOGY

EMPOWER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS VIA TECHNOLOGY!

INTRODUCTION- Advancement in education is nothing short of amazing. It has revolutionized the way students and teachers interact.  The Internet of Things(IoTs) is indeed transforming the education sector and making learning simpler, faster and safer.Today, we can evidently see schools, colleges and other educational institutions inculcating IoT solutions in the…

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE: COMPONENT OF MODERN EDUCATION?

  “All learning has an emotional base.” – Plato Emotional intelligence has been defined, by Peter Salovey and John Mayer, as “the ability to monitor one’s own and other people’s emotions, to discriminate between different emotions and label them appropriately, and to use emotional information to guide thinking and behavior”. It addresses two aspects of our psyche. First,…

KNOWLEDGE BASED ECONOMY IS A BOON OR NOT

KNOWLEDGE BASED ECONOMY IS A BOON OR NOT?

Introduction- India has the potential to become a leading knowledge-based economy with its youth population and growing information technology, Manila based funding agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a report. In the late 2000s, India’s growth reached 7.5%, which will double the average income in a decade. Meaning- The…