'EduSelf: The Basic of Web-Based Education' is a Web-Based Module on Web-Based education or online education which will help a learner to attend knowledge by self-paced learning. EduSelf: It is a combination of two words – education and self; thus, it means that learner can get education by oneself. It is a type of self-instructional material. It is a well-organised module. It possesses different kinds of multimedia, video, pictures, embedded documents, and it can be accessed through the internet at any time and in any part of the world.
The module will tell a learner about trending web 2.0 techniques of web-based learning or online learning, and it will focus on the application part of online education for teaching purpose. It will help a teacher to incorporate digital skills with his daily teaching practices. We hope learner get some concrete, practical knowledge on online education from this module. This module will add value to both teacher and learner.
Why do you need this course -
A teacher must possess some crisp online skills which can
save his time so that he can smoothly achieve his small and big goals. A teacher mostly carries a smartphone having an internet connection with him.
When he picks his phone up to search for something online, he ultimately lands
on Facebook or WhatsApp and forgets why he picks his phone. He wastes most of
his time on the internet because of unnecessary searches and downloads. He must
know from where he can get the authentic information, and he needs to work upon
his screen time management.
If you stuck in a situation where your learning in
obstructed and you find no way out than this course will help you out in
reconstructing your lifelong learning goals and give you knowledge about OERs
and MOOCs which will excel in your professional skills.
With concepts like Genius hours, you will able to motivate
your students for creative thinking. Topic Like Digital Citizenship make you
and your students more responsible. Skills like searching, tagging, subscription, email reading,
categorising the documents, Synchronous and Asynchronous communication play a
significant role in the present scenario. You will learn these through the
At the end of this course, you will know about various Free and open-source software (FOSS), apps and website which are freely available so that you will able to rearrange
your class with modern concepts.
Prerequisites - Basic browsing skills like Sign-up, sign-in, Fill survey, navigation on a website.
This Module is developed under the Supervision of Dr. Kiran Lata Dangwal.
She is faculty in the Department of Education and Additional Dean, Academic Cell, University of Lucknow, has specialization in Educational Technology including Computer Education and Social Science pedagogy, and for she is rendering expertise in this University. Besides being continuously engaged in various educational assignments, she has written several articles on different aspects related to education for leading magazines and journals of the country to disseminate and diffuse knowledge particularly focusing on developments in the field of Technology, and enlightening teachers, researchers, scholars and students in the implementation of technological developments in education. She has authored and edited twenty four books, and has also produced more than a sixty unusual research papers; some of them paved the to their nomination for the Young Scientist Award of the ISCA. She has delivered lectures in various universities, institution and colleges in India, Europe, Canada, South Africa, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and Myanmar.
She has been honoured with the Shiksha Ratna, Siksha Gaurav, Uttarakhand Gaurav Samman, best NCC Officer and DG NCC Commendation Award by various institutions, associations, Uttar Pradesh Directorate and NCC Directorate New Delhi. Besides being an effective and admired teacher Dr. Kiran Lata Dangwal is an able administrator, holding the prestigious posts like President, Literary club, Snanskritiki, Lucknow University, Vice President of the Lucknow University Teachers’ Association, the Assistant Provost, the Assistant Proctor, the Deputy Coordinator and the OSD in admissions, the Evaluation and Result Cells, the NSS Programme Officer, and the NCC Officer.
Dr. Dangwal has successfully organized many prestigious national-international seminars, webinars, workshops and has earned reputation as a proficient possessor of NCC ‘C’ Certificate; moreover, besides receiving the honorary rank of Captain. The All India Radio has broadcasted several talks of Dr. Dangwal from time-to-time and she has also produced a number of features and documentaries for the AIR. In addition, she has a good swayed of computers and has developed many OERs, E-Content, Videos for students and pupil teachers. She is the founder Editor-in-Chief of the TechnoLearn, an international journal of Educational technology and an associate editor of many other journals and member of "International Advisory Review Board" in Asian Journal of Management Sciences & Education (AJMSE)" Oyama, Japan and in editorial boards of many journals.
The Admin of this Module is Deeksha Mishra, Research Scholar, University of Lucknow.Her area of expertise is web-based education or online Education. She presented research papers in many International and National Conferences. She also participated in many Faculty development programs, online courses, workshops to excel in her research skills. She is an active participant in MOOCs. She believe MOOCs are the best way to learn, unlearn and relearn. She completed many MOOCs, some of them from MIT, University of Adelaide, TESS, University of Houston, University of Leeds and IGNOU. She also wants to empower teachers with ICT. Her dream is to make an innovative environment for education where anybody can get Quality knowledge easily with zero cost.
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