What will be the Future of Online Education ?
Through education one can determine his/her potential and then use it to maximum extent possible. Education tells people how to think, how to work properly, how to make decision. Through education only one can make separate identity.Any act or commitment, that would lead or increase someone’s knowledge can be considered as an Education.
A good and sound education can make you a good human being, you will not just learn how to read and write through Education, but also learn how to behave socially, learn tolerance and to be cultured. You would also learn to apply your common sense and wisdom in your daily life. This is important to eradicate the root cause of all evils in society. Through education you can have better standard of living, develop a good personality, and lead the life in your way confidently.
Technology influences Education
One of the most key uses in education is the use of technology. Also technology is an increasingly influential factor in education. Computers and mobile phones are extensively used in developed countries both to complement established education practices and develop new ways of learning such as online education. This gives students the opportunity to choose what they are interested in learning. Technology offers powerful learning tools that demand new skills and understandings of students, including Multimedia, and provides new ways to engage students, such as potential learning environments.
Education is becoming Rapidly international. Not only are the materials becoming more influenced by the rich international environment, but exchanges among students at all levels are also playing an increasingly important role. For example, a student from New york can share his class notes with a person sitting in India, and it is so effortless!! Programs such as the International Bachelor’s degree have contributed to the internationalization of education. Many scholars have suggested that, regardless of whether one system is considered better or worse than another, experiencing a different way of education can often be considered to be the most important, enriching element of an international learning experience.
New & Emerging Educational Platforms
With Technology & Internationalization, Today’s education has evolved on E-platforms as well!!, no surprises people have now chosen to work-from home as their niche-job for earning, so it’s not going to be long when people will think about learn-from-home! as well, and with continuous evolution of internet devices that always keeps you connected, online platforms to educate from homes have already started popping up.
- E-learning – E-learning comprises all forms of electronically supported learning and teaching. The information and communication systems, whether networked learning or not, serve as specific media to implement the learning process. The term will still most likely be utilized to reference out-of-classroom and in-classroom educational experiences via technology, even as advances continue in regard to devices and curriculum.
- Distance-education – Distance education or distance learning is a field of education that focuses on teaching methods and technology with the aim of delivering teaching, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present in a traditional educational setting such as a classroom.
So with these factors and details with us, we are up with a big phase of educational transformations for the future to come by. Technology, Internationalization, Emerging-e-Platforms, will these things play a major role to trigger a new revolution for changing our current day’s educations (which is not so impressive with increasing student’s debts and Division of classes with respect to the wealth) to an online-education, which can create a “No-Holds_barred” situation for getting educated.
So, the big question is “What will be the future of education” ? Will students be soon provided with a choice of how they wish to be taught ? Will there be a transformation in the way schools / colleges / universities function ? will they even continue to exists in the years to come ? Agriya is on a mission to redefine the future of education by adopting and implementing the right tools and technology, come join us by sharing your comments / ideas with us.