Is Digital Transformation of Education in Post Covid Era a positive outcome?
ASMA in collaboration with Digital Campus On The Cloud For Education (DCCE) powered by CollPoll organised a webinar on the topic ‘Digital Transformation of Education Institute for New Age Education In Post Covid Era’ on Wednesday, December 09th, 2020.
There were many eminent speakers in the event such as Dr Madhu Chitkara, Pro-Chancellor, Chitkara University; Dr Sunil Rai, Vice-Chancellor of UPES; Sudhanshu Varma, Chief Operating Officer, Bennett University; Dr. Sandeep Sancheti, Vice-Chancellor, SRM Institute of Science & Technology.
Dr Madhu Chitkara, Pro-Chancellor, Chitkara University, expressed her views on the extremely vital topic and highlighted that dependence on technology has increased by manifold during the Covid times. She also shared that our Tech driven University policies and foresight assisted us to be combat ready for this unexpected situation.
She appreciated the immense efforts of the faculty for adapting to the new digital normal. She emphasised on the fact that peer learning is important but, under the prevailing circumstance, she accepted that digital dependency is the best way forward.
Lastly, she mentioned about the positive outcomes of Digital learning and opinionated that it will stay during Post Covid Period too.
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