The importance of technology at a workplace

The importance of technology at a workplace At times, we do come across bosses, managers and leaders who do not wish to change and adapt when it comes to technology and modern world. They like their own style of working, their own thinking and their own operations. Many times, if it is not the leaders or the bosses, but also employees themselves who do not wish to adapt to technological change at work place. However, the modern world is all about accepting the change, improvising and finding ways to better productivity and workplace. These all can come from nowhere, but introducing automation and technology. If implemented and learned the right way, technology can also help improve human connectivity and relationships at work place. Continue reading “The importance of technology at a workplace”

Blended learning develops 21st century skills

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Blended learning develops 21st century skills The pervasive use of computers and the Internet in daily activities has brought about cultural changes to society perhaps more profound than the changes made over a century ago with the Industrial Revolution. How people gather and share information, and the speed at which this is done, makes obsolete the classrooms of just 10 years ago. Continue reading “Blended learning develops 21st century skills”

The pros and cons of peer grading in online courses

The pros and cons of peer grading in online courses While it may not be suitable for everyone, online courses, now commonly referred to as Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), are becoming an increasingly popular option for college students. However, in such classes, students will face a unique set of challenges, including little interaction with others, keeping motivated, and peer grading. For those of you new to the subject, peer grading, potentially one of the most controversial topics among online education professionals, is when students in online courses evaluate work by other people in the same course. Continue reading “The pros and cons of peer grading in online courses”