07 Dec 2018

Learning how to teach depends on the dynamic inter-relationships among many parts and people; however, research on learning how to teach has typically focused on confined aspects of teacher education (e.g., a specific methods course) over short periods of time (such as one semester). Only when all players and landscapes that comprise the learning-to-teach environment are considered in co...

23 Jun 2018

The term 'e-learning' has only been in existence since 1999. When the word was first utilized, other terms - such as 'online learning' and 'virtual learning' - also began to spring up in search of an accurate description of exactly was e-learning was. However, the principles behind e-learning have been well documented throughout history, and there is even evidence that suggests that earl...

13 Apr 2018

Understanding eLearning is simple. E-learning is learning to utilize electronic technologies to access educational curriculum outside of a traditional classroom.  In most cases, it refers to a course, program or degree delivered completely online. E-learning has the power to make learning more accessible for users around the world. In education, it brings learning opportunities to previ...

24 Jan 2018

We all want our learners to retain knowledge imparted during lessons and training programs for long and apply it effectively in the workplace, school, and daily lives. Don’t we? But because of the hefty materials and modules, learners may not want to go through the materials especially in the workplace. You can imagine a newly employed front desk of a pharmaceutical company who needs to ...

22 Jan 2018

The use of technology in the classroom has simply given education a new lease of life allowing teachers and learners to approach old ways with new ways. Learning now has a rich variety of flavour that allows students to enjoy every bit of the learning activity. Some of these new methods include: Online Learning. With online learning, you can turn your computer into a classroom, ...

16 Jan 2018

There are some seminars or conferences you attend and then the next thing you notice is people leaving or sleeping during the speech. This happens often times when the speaker doesn’t carry the listener along and it is sad to say it happens in the classroom also during teaching and learning process. Achieving learning goal is supposed to be the main aim of learning, but learning objec...

15 Jan 2018

It is obvious the traditional face to face classroom learning can no longer meet the growing demand of education. Therefore, there is need for open and distance learning and because some people can’t afford the cost of education, they remain deprived of higher education. Some drop out due to commitments to family and inability to combine schooling with family responsibilities. Early marr...

22 Dec 2017

  Assistive technology (AT) is a support system that helps a learner with disability completes an everyday task to maintain or improve the functioning of a child with disability. This can be in form a tape recorder, audio visual materials. A remote control for TV can also be an assistive technology for a physically handicapped person. For someone with a poor eyesight, glasses are...

22 Dec 2017

GROWTH OF EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY IN NIGERIA  The importance of educational technology in the educational sector cannot be over emphasized. The growth of educational technology has the potentials to transform the educational standard of Nigeria at all levels. Before going further in defining Educational Technology, we need to asquint ourselves with what Educational Technology entails. ...

14 Dec 2017

Looking at the future: Can Classroom Learning Withstand the New Trends of eLearning? Nowadays, some organizations request for specialized training certification asides degree certificate in Nigeria. The rate employees run online to acquire these certificates is alarming. While the courses are taught in classrooms, most people take it online because it saves time and cost. This has left ...