Benefits of a digital education

Digital learning is quickly taking over from traditional education, and modern classrooms are changing rapidly to take account of this new learning style. Whether your child is enjoying a traditional education in the US or an Australian style education in Singapore, you will find that they are exposed to a range of technology that would have been unthinkable a generation ago, and wit this comes huge potential benefits. The technology employed in modern educational systems includes websites, programs, new teaching tools and study aids. It is even possible for schools…

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From Fornite to cosplay: The Supercon pop culture education of a newbie

RALEIGH – I’ve officially attended my first Supercon convention, and it was an education in the latest tech pop culture, to put it mildly. I must admit, before this weekend, I had never heard of the wild world of cosplay (a combination of the word “costume” and “play”). Gaming terms like PvP (player versus player), skins and noob were also not part of my lexicon. But apparently, I’m learning fast. Here are my top takeaways: IT’S ABOUT THE COMMUNITY, STUPID Before heading out to the Raleigh Convention Center Friday morning, it’s safe to…

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Reports from educational institutes, universities on facilities for disabled students: Bombay HC

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has asked   the Maharashtra government and the Directorate of Education to call for compliance reports from all educational institutes and universities in the state on facilities provided to disabled students. In an order passed earlier this week, a bench of Justices Naresh Patil and G S Kulkarni said the state must inform the court whether or not all educational institutes across Maharashtra were providing barrier-free access in their buildings to disabled students and staff members. The bench was hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed…

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