It is not a rare phenomenon when a parent is confronted by their child saying they don’t want to go to school. They are tired of the burden of homework, the stress associated with getting the highest rank in class, and all that comes with the revised overly exhausting curriculum’s.
On Thursday Facebook hosted the “EdTech”, a Hackathon in partnership with the Bill Gates and Melinda Gates foundation. Kicking off the foundation’s College Knowledge Challenge, an initiative worth $2.5 million to encourage developers to make applications that improve the college process.
Have exams lost their essence or can students just cheat and pass? Who will know what they’ve done once they’ve earned their degrees, and become professionals in various fields. This is the shocking truth of today’s education systems.
Discriminative activity on basis of gender, race, caste, color or creed is an ideology we’ve been fighting for ages now. But even then, it still persists, however the more devastating fact is its existence in school across the world.
The world has hit a new low. And it’s apparent to everyone, no matter your age, sex, or qualification. Although, some countries may have suffered more than others, while some people may be surviving better than the rest, the stress is still inescapable.
Sending your child to school is one of the most important decisions you will make for their lives. This is one that will make or break their life. Not only in the areas of education, but general self building and prospering. At the same time, every kid does end up hating their respective schools. Let’s […]
Gone are the days when people depended only on traditional books and libraries for good education. Now good education includes the apt use of social media along with the regular sources of education. In recent times there has been a rapid increase in the use of social media by schools and colleges all over the […]
The tablet computer revolution The launch of the Apple iPad in March 2010 has revolutionized the portable computing industry. Over 66 million tablets have been shipped in 2011 and the sale is across all geographies and to users of all age groups.
With the downturn in the economy and jobs being scarce these days, many undergraduate students are choosing to continue their education. Enrollment in graduate schools is at all-time highs, with many people choosing to pursue Masters and Doctorate degrees. However, there are some serious questions about whether this is really a smart strategy to ensure […]
Student who pursue any sport as an extracurricular activity become a method of cashing the sport for the institutions they study in. a student athlete as he is called gets a status above a regular student for his extraordinary performance. He is given all the facilities that normally no one gets. Some unusual favors are […]