By Monica Malhotra Kandhari
PUBLISHED ON JUL 03, 2019 03:36 PM IST
Even the noblest of professions has its own set of challenges and shortcomings. From a room full of excited young studentswith starkly different aptitude and mannerism to external disruptors like the internet and digital devices, a teacher has to find ways to balance them all and help the students in the pursuit of knowledge.
By Dhirendra Tripathi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 26, 2019 12:22 PM IST
By 2020, it is expected that 42% of the core skills required for a job will change. Apac’s talent crunch is exacerbated because the region exports more talent than it imports. Globally, an average of 42% of the core skills required to perform a job will change by 2022
By Martin Redley
PUBLISHED ON JUN 26, 2019 11:36 AM IST
Yet, the present educational system, paired with the student’s lack of direction and intent, makes it easy for institutions to peddle of any kind of teaching as beneficial for the future.
By Rajeev Mullick | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2019 11:02 AM IST
Gautam Budh Nagar basic education department is roping in ex-professionals and homemakers as complimentary resources for the government -un Parishadiya basic schools.
By Dipanjan Sinha | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2019 03:24 PM IST
The big selling points, say recruiters, are the students’ soft skills and analytical capabilities.
By Dr Jitendra Das
PUBLISHED ON MAR 18, 2019 08:04 PM IST
You don’t have to be a sci-fi movie buff to anticipate what the world around you is going to look like in the future. Why future technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are already in prevalence and here to stay.
Principal speak: We impart essential knowledge, skills required for CRIP sector, says Mangesh G Korgaonker, director general, NICMAR
By Prachi Bari | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2018 04:39 PM IST
He said that NICMAR aims to establish full fledged universities specialising in domains such as construction, real estate, infrastructure, projects, continuing education and skill development, urban planning, smart cities, executive education, research and problem solving in all the domains of interest.
UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2018 04:35 PM IST
Industry body Nasscom has collaborated with the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for its FutureSkills Platform that is targeted at re-skilling/upskilling four million people on digital skills.
Alumni connect: Summer internships honed my skills, says Satyajit Hange of Two Brothers Organic Farms
By Ananya Barua | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2018 05:00 PM IST
Hange’s venture has won global recognition for spreading the awareness to opt for organic food.
By HT Correspondent | Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 10:42 AM IST
The amount of sleep associated with highly functional cognitive behaviour was the same for everyone (seven to eight hours), regardless of age. Also, the impairment associated with too little or too much sleep did not depend on the age of the participants, the researchers said.
By HT Correspondent | IANS, San Francisco
PUBLISHED ON SEP 26, 2018 05:33 PM IST
Facebook has launched in the US free online education programme CodeFWDTo to increase the numbers of underrepresented and female students interested in pursuing computer programming.
By Rajeev Mullick | Hindustan Times, Lucknow, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON AUG 25, 2018 03:11 PM IST
To raise awareness on reforms in apprenticeship laws in India, the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) hosted the ‘Apprenticeship Connect Workshop’ in Lucknow.
By Sanjay Bahl
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2018 06:03 PM IST
The time has come for this generation to earnestly evaluate vocational education and apprenticeship as serious career paths. It is unfortunate that there seems to be a stigma attached to this line of learning; that of lack of dignity of labour.
By N Ananthanarayanan | Hindustan Times, Birmingham
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2018 07:17 PM IST
India’s main batsmen, especially Murali Vijay, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara focused on deliveries outside off-stump while bowling coach Bharath Arun instructed bowlers to pitch it up and let the ball move.
By Jayprakash S Naidu | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2018 12:47 AM IST
Teen drowns at Mumbai’s SGNP
Alumni Connect: Costume design is one of the few avenues where you can put all the skills, say Utpala Barve
By Prachi Bari | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2018 05:23 PM IST
The idea of making something from scratch, using clothes as a storytelling method, is very appealing.