Role of Artificial Intelligence in the rise of EdTech

Introduction: Artificial Intelligence (AI) has helped drive the growth of edtech by streamlining tasks as well as aiding personalisation of education to fit learners’ necessities.   Artificial Intelligence (AI) in education has been around for a while, typically doing tasks that require human intelligence. An early memory of AI would be adaptive testing where questions… Continue reading Role of Artificial Intelligence in the rise of EdTech

How EdTech can enhance mental well-being

Despite that technology is often perceived as an enemy for mental well-being when used improperly, EdTech can indeed support students’ mental health. In fact, EdTech and mental health are not tow separated worlds, in fact, COVID-19 emphasized the importance of the integration of emotional-support into school curricula. The pandemic has amplified the mental distress amongst… Continue reading How EdTech can enhance mental well-being

How does the LMS (Learning Management System) motivate learners?

Let’s start first with defining what “learner engagement” is because despite it being a buzzword, many still don’t fully grasp what it means. It is simply the measuring tool that demonstrates the quality and quantity of the learner’s participation in their educational program as well as the interaction the learners have with co-learners and instructors.… Continue reading How does the LMS (Learning Management System) motivate learners?

How Did COVID-19 Change the Education Game Forever?

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in schools closures across the globe as over 1.2 billion children are out of classrooms. Consequently, education has drastically changed with the significant rise of e-learning, by which teaching is practiced remotely on digital platforms. Surprisingly, research shows that online learning increases the retention of information as well as it consuming… Continue reading How Did COVID-19 Change the Education Game Forever?

Khan Academy

Khan Academy It all started with Khan only wanting to help tutor his 12 year old cousin, Nadia, in math by using a service called Yahoo Doodle Images. A while later, Khan’s other cousins started using his initial tutoring service. What’s most profound about the academy is that it is entirely free and the organization… Continue reading Khan Academy

Women that changed education in Egypt

In 2012, Malaak Zaa’louk was the first Egyptian woman to join the UNESCO institute for lifelong learning. She has significantly promoted girls’ quality education reform. Not only that, but Zaa’louk is also a global leader on issues of gender equity and human rights. #learning #elearning #umami #womenpower #womenempowerment #education #educational #interactivecourse #unesco   Women that… Continue reading Women that changed education in Egypt

8 Benefits of using VR in E-Learning

8 Benefits of VR in education: 1. Less distraction while studying2. Enhancing the student’s creativity3. Active experience of learning rather than receiving information passively4. Expanding the student’s power of imagination5. Eliminating boredom in subjects like science6. Gaining knowledge efficiently7. Improving the student’s memory though connecting feelings with education8. Improving teaching skills for teachers by providing… Continue reading 8 Benefits of using VR in E-Learning