inner workings of the human body

Learning Better!

With the increased use of technology for education, the students have and almost unlimited access to information. This is a good thing and vastly widens the scope of learning. The access to information also allows the student to not only read further into one topic but also delve into other related topics to gain a wholesome understanding. For example, A student wishing to learn more about how Myocardial infarction (Heart attack) works might go ...

learning management system

What is LMS and How is it Useful?

A learning management system (LMS) is a computer program/ software application that is used in the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, automation, and delivery of educational courses, and training or development programs. The LMS forms a major part of e-learning. It aids the management of almost all aspects of the learning process. An LMS allows the learning material to be customized according to the learner’s needs while also ...

Tired Girl doing class online

Technology and Learning Glitches

While it is true that technology greatly enhances the learning process, it has its cons as well. A student might find presenting a PPT a better experience than drawing on the board and explaining the concept to their class. However, it is also likely that they can get caught up with the idea of the various possibilities technology makes available to them to such an extent that they do not pay attention to the details of their content. The teach ...

Leading in Crisis Science Edition

Leading in Crisis: Science Edition

When I can’t see you, I’ve no idea what you’ve not understood: Prof. Sandra Though initially not ‘tech-savvy’, Professor Sandra has managed her way through the pandemic and gradually mastered the skill of teaching Biochemistry online. She has been in the teaching field for a good twenty-seven years and doesn’t miss the physical classroom much. She ensures her sessions with the students remain interactive and that everybody in the class participa ...

Professional Training Development

Why should one opt for Professional Development?

Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.  Said J. Willard Marriott, an American entrepreneur. To study hard and land a great job might be a success in itself, but the constant progress one makes to keep oneself updated and perform better at that job, is equally important. This is what Professional development aims at. Professional development is a continuous process of training and education that an i ...