Blended learning – Right solution for futuristic Education
On 7th October 2021, ASSOCHAM INDIA organized a web seminar on the topic “Blended learning – Right solution for Futuristic Education” which was attended by Ms. Merin Thomas, Mrs. Poonam Verma, Mrs. ShuchiMathur and Mrs. Neha Arora.
There were six resource persons who shared their different perspectives on the importance of blended learning in schools. They all spoke aboutthe need of a serious intervention in terms of the approaches being used by the teachers while delivering a lesson.
According to them, Blended learningcan be a method of teaching that integrates technology and digital media with traditional instructor-led classroom activities, giving students more flexibility to customize their learning experiences.
According to the spokesperson, Manpreet Singh Manna, Blended learning can help to improve the inclusiveness of education, particularly due to its flexibility. He also focused on providing additional learning opportunities to students. He stated that teachers ought toprioritise the physical and mental wellbeing of learners and dedicatemore time for personal interaction with students.
Hence, it is believed that, blended learning will help learners to learn at their own pace and also inculcate the spirit of collaboration enabling them to work together and involve in class discussions. It will also drive them towards scientific accomplishment of their syllabus and enable them to create new knowledge.
Overall, it was a very informative session.