27 Mar Google Classroom – New Age Learning in Lockdown
21 days lockdown? Now how are you studying? You are in 10 th standard,board exams? No school?
Abinaya with her headset on :Chitti, We use Google classroom.
Me: Wow! That is cool! How is it going? New for me, please tell me more about it!
Abinaya: We log in via our school gmail IDs.
Me: Go ahead, I am listening. I am already awed by the technology and how we are putting it for use.
Abinaya: And we have too make sure were ready our web cams and head phones and books. We can see our teachers and they can see us.
Me: Really? It sounds interesting.
Abi: Yes, chitti!It’s just like a normal school day we have our lunch and short breaks.Like school they do screen sharing and teach us via presentations etc.
Me: And what if I have a doubt?
Abi: chitti, nothing to worry, questionnaire, doubt clearing are all done very effectively
It is very productive infact more productive than school. It is a zero disturbance learning.
Abi:We get work sheets and study materials and tests also conducted via Google classroom. It is indeed very nice.
Me: Awed by the confidence of this little girl of our life I ask her if any troubles, tech glitches or other difficulties she faces in Google classroom.
Abi:Well, technical difficulties are rare but they do happen! One more thing chitti, Teachers teach from their homes. Isn’t it amazing.
After listening to this, I am happy that we are headed confidently to a wonderland. Man is giving a stupendous fight to the calamity. I respect it and admire the new generation for quick adaptability.