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KINESICS THE STUDY OF BODY LANGUAGE2

KINESICS: THE STUDY OF BODY LANGUAGE

Kinesic communication is the technical term for body language, i.e., communicating by body movement. We call the study of kinesic communication kinesics. Kinesic communication is a non-verbal form of communication. However, it is not the only non-verbal way of communicating with other people. Non-verbal communication is one of the processes…

NEW EDUCATION POLICY

NEW EDUCATION POLICY

The Union Cabinet has approved the new education policy on July 29 2020 replacing the thirty-four-year-old National Policy on Education (NPE), 1986.  Union Ministers for Information and Broadcasting (I&B) Prakash Javadekar and Human Resource Development (HRD) and Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, made the announcement. The NEP 2020 aims at making “India…

STEM- SPACE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

STEM- SPACE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

“To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.” -Albert Einstein  STEM is an abbreviation for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths.  STEM-based education focuses on teaching these 4 subjects using a structured and distinctive approach, along…

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,…