The unprecedented advent of this pandemic has altered things for good and has made the continuation of traditional classrooms unlikely even in times ahead. Now, it’s time that the universities embrace alternatives based on online classroom software(LMS) as a necessity and discard the notion of considering eLearning as a luxury.
Nowadays, everyone wants to talk about online live classes, online coaching classes, recorded video classes as well as PDF classes. Thus, today let’s talk about them by understanding in detail the manner in which they are different from others and how each of them is leaving its impact in the education industry.
The unexpected advent of coronavirus and imposition of nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of this virus has adversely affected the lives of the people also disrupted the academic calendar of educational institutions. Most of the universities were preparing to take exams in the traditional pen-paper form and not by conducting written exams online with the help of online exam software. Due to the announcement, they could not complete the process of assessment
The technological inventions have made their place in all the aspects of one’s life. Due to this even schools are not now the way they used to be. Online learning tools have almost restored all the things of an educational setup. Smartboards have replaced chalkboards, tablets and Chromebooks have ousted pen, pencil and notebooks.
Amid this global lockdown due to the CoVID 19 pandemic, most of the population including Indians have been restricted to their home. Millions of people ranging from the government to the corporate sector to educational institutions have taken to using Zoom for video conferencing calls as well as conducting online video lessons, online tests.
The shift in the mode of shopping from markets to online through the internet has influenced so many entrepreneurs to look for ways of taking their offline business online. As a result of this, even those who are teaching traditionally in a classroom with the help of online learning tools have resorted to providing coaching online.
Education was once equated with money and access to great education was a dream for many. The influence of technology on education has made it possible for the students to opt for e-learning. The advent of mobile phones, as well as other devices, have made it possible for the students to learn at their own pace and take their time for understanding things through mobile teaching apps.