About the workshop
The population of the country is continuously increasing and also the education system of our country faces several issues like, the issues of access, equity, relevance, quality, management and financing. Now days the entire world is moving speedily towards digitization and we have to learn new things using new technologies. The ICT plays a major role in addressing these issues.
In this context, MOOCs are very successfully bridging the digital divide as through these courses quality of education can be brought at the doorstep of every learner at virtually no cost. Taking cognizance of such advancements, the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India launched SWAYAM, an integrated developed online platform aimed at providing learning opportunities to the learners through MOOCs free of cost in the form of supervised learning and follow the concept of three A’s (Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere) by using Smart Mobile /Laptop.
The content available on the SWAYAM are of high quality, curriculum-based, interactive content in different subjects across disciplines of social sciences, arts, fine arts, humanities, natural & mathematical sciences, linguistics, languages, technology, management, teacher training and skill sector and developed by the best faculty of the country chosen from various educational institutions across the country from Secondary till Post-Graduation level.
The workshop includes lecture series and hands-on training by providing adequate practical knowledge. The mandate of School of Education under PMMMNMTT scheme, MHRD is also to train in-service teachers.
Online Resources, E-Content, MOOCs & SWAYAM, EGovernance, Academic writings and content Analysis.
How to apply?
Interested candidates may send their application through E-mail at the Email id given below in the prescribed format till 29th February 2020. Hard copy of the application must be sent till 05h March 2020, at Assistant Registrar Office, MMV, BHU. Selected participants will be intimated through email latest by 10th March 2020.