There was a time, very recently in fact, when post-pandemic educational catch-up was front page news. Less than a year ago we were told time and again by ministers — right up to Prime Minister Boris Johnson — that making sure no young person
As we all know, most of the schools in the UAE have offered online mode of learning as the New Year started, for a couple of weeks. It came as a huge relief for most of the parents. Most of the students had just returned from their vacation and
As some nations relax coronavirus restrictions, certain offices too are checking controls over anti-virus measures, allowing in-person attendance for instance. In late August , 30,000 masked attendees gathered in Las Vegas
The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted schedules of millions of people, regardless of whether they are on the work or home front. There is also another sector that has been badly hit: school students. Throwing the daily routine out of gear,
Preparations are in full swing at Zayed University’s (ZU) campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai to implement a hybrid education model through the Fall 2020 semester. The “hybrid” (or “blended”) education model aims to enable teaching and learning to continue both online and partially on campus, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Online schools are attributing their success to factors including the flexibility of online courses, new lucrative activities and access to international quality standards.
The raging debate about whether to reopen schools during the coronavirus pandemic seems destined to come to an end in the next few months. Not because they finally figured out the right path, based on infectious disease controls or societal values.
One of the major fallouts of the pandemic is that our offices, schools, boardrooms and even our music classes have moved online. Remote working suddenly became the new normal (“Majority of UAE professionals want virtual working environment in post-pandemic
Very adorable complaint. Have directed the school education department to come out with a policy within 48 hours to lighten burden of homework on school kids," the J&K Lieutenant Governor said.
With less than a month to go before summer holidays, schools in Berlin are about to reopen for normal classroom learning. It’s not much of a relief; I have a sinking feeling that my younger daughter learned nothing at all in sixth grade, when distance learning was mostly the only option.