e-learning

Schools Ramp Up Online Learning Amid Coronavirus Spread

With the coronavirus (COVID-19) quickly spreading across the globe, we’re seeing a dramatic shift from classroom lessons to e-learning as school closings have accelerated online learning to fill the gap for the next few months — or indefinitely — until the virus is fully contained.   In its 2020 report, Global Industry Analysts projected the international e-learning market to grow by US$312.5 billion. Now, however, with the pandemic having an impact on education around the world, e-learning has…

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E-Learning in Global Education: The Future Is Now

For more than a century, education has followed a timeworn formula — of book learning, rote memorization and lectures, capped by standardized testing to measure student progress. Globally, education systems have failed to change with the times, but there are signs that could be changing. As technology continues to make inroads into the classroom, the…

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EduTech

Blockchain for Students | How the Tech Behind Cryptocurrency Can Improve Education

In this second decade of the 21st century, more K-12 students are utilizing technology to help maximize their time in the classroom.  According to a MidAmerica Nazarene University survey, 66 percent of teachers say education technology (ed-tech) makes students more productive, 60% suggest ed-tech provides more intellectual stimulation and 82 percent believe tech tools have…

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Education Analytics | Using Data for Personalized Learning

Around the world, teachers and learning specialists are starting to advocate for personalized learning or individualized education, in which class materials and projects are targeted to address the unique strengths and weaknesses of each student. Supporters of personalized education say that that old industrial-age, lecture-based instruction is starting to fail our students — and that…

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