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Latest Articles in online education

Competing With Competence

India's talent ranking is as important as ease of doing business. Online education is stepping up to improve competencies

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‘Indian Online Education Industry Will Be Valued At $2 Billion By 2021’

The future of online education in India will include gamification concepts to enhance user engagement and knowledge acquisition

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Alternative Path

Online education and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) offer the promise of parity and quality in education for all

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Flipkart and Shaw Academy Bring Live Education to the Indian Online Marketplace

The partnership will initially focus on Flipkart customers having access to a four -week photography course delivered by Shaw Academy

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'Huge Opportunity For Online Learning In India'

Anant Agarwal, chief executive officer of edX, an online learning venture of Harvard and MIT, has tied up with Indian educational institutions

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The Appification Of Education

Technology and education were always supposed to be ideal bedfellows. Microsoft, and later Apple, showed the world how learning could become the stuff of magic when software or apps could be created to transform the way content is presented. Multimillion dollar productions were ported to disks bringing to life rich visual feasts of science, nature, geography, history and for those who remember, the Encyclopedia Encarta. Even books became interactive, popping out videos, going 360 degrees on images and panning across graphs and figures to zoom into details. But neither did these address the real-life education-related problems of many places, like India, and nor were they affordable to everyone.

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Teaching In The Time Of The Internet

Are you here to learn or to be taught? This was the question a respected doyen of management education was known to ask an entering class. It is perhaps more relevant today than ever before.

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