Business Today

Schooling Them Differently

"It is widely accepted that children are visual learners. Almost 75 per cent of children's learning is through what they see. India needs to transform the education system using technology to bring in conceptual and personalised learning."

Technology led innovations have disrupted every industry. From automobiles, homes to retail we have witnessed drastic changes in how technology modernised these industries to cater to the evolving needs of people. Rise of Internet usage and adoption of smartphones have changed the accessibility landscape, too. From fingerprint sensors becoming accessible to masses through smart phones, to NASA manufacturing the first object ever 3D printed in space, the evidence of change is all around us. However, education has witnessed very less change we continue to teach our children the way we did over a century ago. The learning ecosystem still focusses on marks

Estás leyendo una vista previa, regístrate para leer más.

Más de Business Today

Business Today20 min. leídos
How It Stacks Up
Team BT analyses the key sectors that benchmark the performance of the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Agriculture: Distress Signals By March 31, over 40 million small and marginal farmers would have got Rs 2,000 each in their ban
Business Today3 min. leídosTech
Will Voice Be Heard?
First, it was English. Then came regional languages. And now, audio messages may gain traction on social media. Instagram has added a voice messaging feature to its direct messages. Facebook is testing an 'add voice clip' feature, which allows users
Business Today6 min. leídos
Distress Call
Close to Connaught Place, in the heart of New Delhi's business district, stands Eastern Court, the colonial building designed by Robert Tor Russell. Once a picture of elegance a creamy white facade, arcades, huge verandahs and a massive lawn the