Education blog by Pearson India

  • 5 Useful Studying Strategies for School Students That Don't Enjoy Studying

    Studying can be fun, playful, informative, and important, but many school students find studying intimidating and often run away from it. Even for the students who like studying, it can be a time-consuming process where they have to do assignments, schedule their time, and even pause or push other activities in order to complete their given schoolwork. And all this may feel like a burden to the students who don't enjoy studying. Effective studying requires various skills and strategies to complete the assignments on time and without procrastination, and these skills often are not taught explicitly. With the increased self-sufficiency commanded by virtual education, school students that do not enjoy studying can acquire some useful studying techniques to manage their goals and effectively increase their knowledge.

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  • How To Develop 21st Century Skills through Blended Learning

    Blended learning can be defined as an approach to education that blends online educational materials and opportunities for interaction online with traditional classroom-based learning methods. Blended learning promotes knowledge and skill with the combination of face to face and online study methods, while conventional method deals in the only face to face system study methods. Furthermore, both blended and conventional learning are known to possess similar methods, structure, content, strategy and learning activities.

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  • NEP 2020: Challenges and Opportunities for Teachers

    On the 11th of June 2014 Narendra Modi made his first speech in the Parliament as the Prime Minister. He had spoken for slightly more than an hour and during his speech he spoke for nearly seven minutes on education. That vision of the PM has come true through the National Education Policy 2020 (NEP). Mr. Modi had made it clear that education will have the less privileged children as its first priority and the teachers would be centre-stage. He also made it clear that technology would be honed to reach out to the hitherto unreached. The NEP 2020 fulfils his vision of 21st Century education in India.

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  • 5 reasons why online learning solutions are the future of higher education

    This generation has experienced some monumental changes in the form of remote or online learning. Schools and other higher educational institutions are collaborating with many online learning solutions providers to create an immersive learning experience for their students with accessible and customised learning tools.

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  • 5 Main Benefits of Digital Libraries for Higher Education

    Libraries have always been a crucial part of the learning process. One can describe the library as a centrally organized set consisting of resources that include an entire spectrum of different types of media (text, video, hypermedia) as well as human services. When we think about libraries, the first thing that comes to mind is the physical components such as space, equipment, storage, racks full of books and other academic material.

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  • UGC NET 2021: Exam Preparation Tips and Important Books

    University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test exam or UGC NET exam is an eligibility exam for candidates appearing for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and/ or the post of Assistant Professor in Indian universities and colleges. It is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA).

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  • Tips for Last Month Preparation of JEE Advanced 2021

    Joint Entrance Examination – Advanced, is an academic examination held annually in India for the aspirants seeking admission in one of the premier IITs. JEE Advanced 2021, earlier scheduled to be held on 3rd July 2021, got postponed to 3rd October 2021 due to the prevailing Covid-19 situation. The dates related to registration and downloading admit cards can be fetched through the official website.

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  • Developing a trained and highly skilled workforce with vocational learning

    We witnessed in recent times how the global economy went through a turbulent state, forcing thousands of people out of their jobs. Many of them never focus on hands-on skills in other trades available across the globe. People who have a skill-based education or training tend to be more employable. This need for skill-based education gave rise to vocational education or training. Vocational training focuses on improving technical skills for a specific job or trade. It offers you practical knowledge in contrast to theoretical knowledge by the traditional formal education system. By learning about various vocational courses, one can choose the right one for their career growth and development.

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  • Last-Minute Preparation Tips & Tricks for NEET Exam 2021

    National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is one of the toughest medical entrance examinations conducted in India. It is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to undergraduate (MBBS/BDS/Aayush Courses) every year. As per the Government of India, it is a mandated requirement to qualify NEET Exam to study medical courses in India and abroad.

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