Indians are spending close to Rs 8,500 on average, mostly for digital payments a month and 28 per cent smartphone users spending around Rs 1,000 on infotainment monthly.
The accessibility to mobiles/computers by school students in Odisha is much higher than in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand
New Delhi: With increased internet penetration amid a surge in smartphone ownership, the online education industry in India is poised to hit $1.96 billion by 2021, a joint report by Google and KPMG said on Tuesday. According to the report, titled ‘Online Education in India: 2021’, there has been a two-fold increase in online searches […]
Amid wave after wave of the Covid pandemic, while many prefer to take excuses citing unavailability of opportunities for livelihood, career and other growth prospects in life, 15 year old Sima Madkami has taught everyone how not to lose hope in the face of uncertainty.
The Covid-19 pandemic-induced lockdown has left each and every sector in disarray and education is no exception.
Amid the Covid-19 Pandemic, to accelerate the study of the students which has been virtually stopped due to closer of schools, both the State and Central Governments ate putting much emphasis on online education.
School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash today held a meeting with all district education officers and directed them to emphasise more on online education and examinations.
New Delhi: In a first-ever initiative, the Sports Authority of India organised an online exam for coaches on June 13 and June 14, following an extensive 21-day online Coach Education Programme that was conducted in 22 disciplines in association with the National Sporting Federations. This is the first time that the Sports Authority of India […]
Bhubaneswar: At a time when all educational institutes of the country are shut due to COVID pandemic, online education has come to the rescue of the education sector and become the new normal. Remote education has become an integral part of academic life. But how has it affected the students – opportunities and challenges. Here’s […]
Bhubaneswar: At a time when online education holds the key during the COVID-19 pandemic, a whopping 38 lakh students are yet to come under its purview. School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Ranjan Dash on Thursday informed that out of 60 lakh students in Odisha, nearly 22 lakh students are accessing education through various apps […]
Bhubaneswar: With coronavirus spreading its tentacles far and wide across the globe, education sector has suffered a major-hit due to the pandemic. Many educational institutes are still shut fearing further spread of the disease. In the wake of COVID-19 lockdown, the educational institutes are introducing online classes. But, without proper tools and plans, the students […]
New Delhi: The Odisha Skills Development Authority (OSDA) has partnered with leading online learning platform Coursera to train 50,000 unemployed youths during the COVID-19 crisis, said a statement on Wednesday. Launched on the World Youth Skills Day, the partnership is part of Coursera’s global roll-out of the ‘Workforce Recovery Initiative’ where any state and country […]
Rayagada: Life is a conviction. The willpower to accomplish this conviction has been emphatically displayed by two kids, who are at their tender age of 11-12 years. Their passion is to pursue education but for Covid-19, which has put hurdles on their way especially their schools which continue to remain closed for the last nine […]
Bhubaneswar: With schools yet to reopen in several States due to COVID-19 pandemic situation, many students are now turning to online education. Millions of learners, mostly students, are turning to online education and are extensively using electronic devices and Information and communication Technologies (ICTs). According to experts, children and young people are always at the […]