Virus crisis has exacerbated pre-existing educational inequalities: N. Ram

On 6 &7 August 2020, Sacred Heart Institute of Management Studies (SHIMS), Sacred Heart College (Autonomous), Tirupattur, Tirupattur District organized “EDUSIGHTS”International e-Colloquium “Emerging from the Virus Crisis:Disruptive Challenges in Higher Education”
As the world is struggling to cope up with Covid-19 crisis, big changes have taken place in education.Should schools, colleges, universities and educators adapt or be life behind? Issues and themes commented by the speakers are: National Education Policy 2020, Conduct of university exams for final year students, inequality of Internet access and connectivity, new self-management skills for educators, parents and students to cope up with the crisis, paradigm shifts in teaching and learning, power of social media and disruptive technologies, the rise and fall of student motivation.