Students Want Access to More Online Classes and Mobile Learning

Students Want Access to More Online Classes and Mobile Learning

Though just over half of K–12 students have access to a one-to-one device program at school, 56 percent of students say they use more technology at home than in school. Perhaps this stat is a bit startling, but the new research from Project Tomorrow indicates that overall students are quite interested in exploring more self-directed learning at home, eSchoolNews reports. “Students have always self-directed some of their own learning, but with the explosion of mobile devices, 24/7 connectivity and digital resources, students are leaving adults behind as they explore subjects that interest them in the ways they…

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Want To Increase Recruitment And Retention Of Latinas? Avoid These Three Mistakes

Want To Increase Recruitment And Retention Of Latinas? Avoid These Three Mistakes

Shutterstock Jenny was a 24-year-old Air Force pilot who used to work in the accounting section of an interior design organization. One day, she realized another team was going through some difficult times. She kindly offered to help. Surprisingly, she received this response in an email from her boss: “Number crunchers lack leadership skills.” Seriously? Jenny, a determined Latina if there ever was one, decided to write to her boss’ boss (let’s call him John) explaining how she could help her colleagues. She included her resume, which showed over a decade…

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British people don’t want religious school selection – so why is the Government pushing ahead with it?

British people don’t want religious school selection – so why is the Government pushing ahead with it?

“My son, who is now five, has missed out on a placement at all the schools in our catchment area. I am a single working mum and am struggling to cope getting him to a school miles away. It is affecting my job as we need to use public transport and three bus journeys to get him to school, which means I am often late for work. Over the last year he has slipped further and further down the waiting list and I am now very desperate for help.” This…

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Students, want to excel in Data Science? Here’s what you must do

Students, want to excel in Data Science? Here’s what you must do

Within the purview of Data Management, a new discipline called “Data Science” has emerged. It should not be confused with Analytics—the buzzword of the 21st century. Unfortunately, however, Data Analysis, Data Analytics and Data Science are used interchangeably in the Indian context. It is an emerging, highly impacted and a rapidly expanding area of studies. Its usage can be found in various industries across different sectors, including but not limited to banking, telecom, manufacturing, logistics and healthcare. As far as pure Data Science is concerned, the National Institute of Securities…

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Want education loan? Log on to vidyalakshmi.co.in, says govt

Want education loan? Log on to vidyalakshmi.co.in, says govt

New Delhi: The government on Thursday said it has a launched a website, www.vidyalakshmi.co.in, for students seeking educational loans and five banks including SBI, IDBI Bank and Bank of India have integrated their system with the portal. “Vidya Lakshmi (www.vidyalakshmi.co.in) was launched on the occasion of Independence Day i.e. 15th August, 2015 for the benefit of students seeking educational loans,” a Finance Ministry release said. The portal has been developed and maintained by NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited (NSDL e-Gov) under the guidance of Department of Financial Services in the Finance…

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What You want to understand approximately the profession hole (and how you can assist)

What You want to understand approximately the profession hole (and how you can assist)

the best information is that the economy has been adding jobs pretty regularly for several years now. The bad news is that a few of the occupations projected to develop the most in coming years are low-paying jobs, and guess who may be filling those positions? this is right: women. continually have, constantly will – if some thing would not alternate. we’ll test why women come to be in low-wage occupations and how this phenomenon, called the occupation gap, is contributing to the gender pay gap. thoughts the distance (picture…

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ladies in tech: we want to make range 2nd nature

ladies in tech: we want to make range 2nd nature

each FTSE 100 business enterprise in Britain boasts at the least one female on its board – but that drops to simply one in each four tech companies in London. Stats for the tech sector make for difficult reading, and it is going with out saying that girls in our industry face unacceptable problems every day. however range isn’t always just a “women’s issue”, it’s a social difficulty that affects us all. If we’re to obtain authentic equality, we want to cope with the dearth of range across the board….

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FIVE TIPS ON HOW TO GET THE JOB YOU WANT

FIVE TIPS ON HOW TO GET THE JOB YOU WANT

Be realistic. Recruiters and HR professionals take time to write accurate job descriptions and advertisements. If you do not match at least 80% of their requirements, chances are you will not be considered for the role, but there are techniques for you to land your dream career. • Pick a good recruiter. They advise you on how to present your CV, which roles to apply for and your salary level. They develop relationships with their clients, presenting candidates for roles along with their own recommendation and interview notes. Crucially, they…

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Want education loan? Log on to vidyalakshmi.co.in, says govt

Want education loan? Log on to vidyalakshmi.co.in, says govt

The government on Thursday said it has a launched a website,www.vidyalakshmi.co.in, for students seeking educational loans and five banks including SBI, IDBI Bank and Bank of India have integrated their system with the portal. “Vidya Lakshmi (www.vidyalakshmi.co.in) was launched on the occasion of Independence Day i.e. 15th August, 2015 for the benefit of students seeking educational loans,” a Finance Ministry release said. The portal has been developed and maintained by NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited (NSDL e-Gov) under the guidance of Department of Financial Services in the Finance Ministry, Department of…

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Want education loan? Log on to vidyalakshmi.co.in, says govt

Want education loan? Log on to vidyalakshmi.co.in, says govt

The government on Thursday said it has a launched a website,www.vidyalakshmi.co.in, for students seeking educational loans and five banks including SBI, IDBI Bank and Bank of India have integrated their system with the portal. “Vidya Lakshmi (www.vidyalakshmi.co.in) was launched on the occasion of Independence Day i.e. 15th August, 2015 for the benefit of students seeking educational loans,” a Finance Ministry release said. The portal has been developed and maintained by NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited (NSDL e-Gov) under the guidance of Department of Financial Services in the Finance Ministry, Department of…

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