The public schools have refused to embrace the virtual classroom software for some reasons simply because the virtual classroom has been sophisticated to offer students with full experience of education. Another reason is that the schools only see the initial expense of creating the virtual classroom but did not know the benefits that virtual classroom software can provide them the four corner wall.
Virtual classroom software for online teaching and training Everyone that wants to learn can benefit from virtual classroom software. This means it is not only for the young children but the old people including adults can also be part of it. As long as you are ready to learn, then virtual classroom software is always available for you. Now that many people including adult are aware of the existence of virtual classroom which could give them comfort and learning at their own pace, it is such a great relieve. Many adults that have lost hope in going back to school but due to the advent of virtual classroom software, it opens more room for anyone that wants to go back to school.
With virtual classroom software, you can easily study at your own leisure period even at the comfort of your room. One of the virtual classroom software which is highly helpful and supportive could be found with CUMeeting. Virtual classroom do not have to worry about the overhead that a standard school would. Besides, virtual classroom software do not need the safety officers, janitors, lunch room attendants and some other personnel which could be found in brick and mortar school. Besides, they do not need to have a campus where many people are invested into.
The virtual classroom administrative has greater ability to monitor and interact with the students and it is very easy to track the students and see all of them in the virtual classroom. You can easily tell which of the students are struggling and need additional help. Virtual classroom software prevents children from falling through the tracks and when you require to alerts the parents to a child's behaviors.
You have all the data logs as evidence and a much backup required. One of the greatest benefits for anyone attending virtual classroom is the comfortability that it makes all through the process of learning. All your notes, research materials, study groups and lectures are accessible within the virtual classroom software online.
Getting a college degree is no longer as complicated as it once was. In fact if you have been homeschooling your child to protect him or her from catty cliques and brutish behavior in regular schools, you may not be so comfortable sending them to regular college as well. In this case you can prepare your homeschool high school student to apply for his college degree online or via distance education.
Pick the program This is decided primarily by what your child is interested in pursuing higher education in. Many factors will have to be considered including the application of the college degree in the life of the home school student. Is the purpose of getting a college degree to improve job prospects? Then consider the course programs that besides being of interest to him are also likely to have lucrative jobs.
Pick the college The reputation of the college is paramount. You need to get the degree for your homeschool student from a well respected college. Use forums to find out about the professors at the college and the average level of satisfaction that current students have regarding the study material and running of the course. The length of the course and the cost of tuition are also important factors to consider. Compare the tuition fees of the same program at other colleges as well.
Prepare for the admission process Each college has its own requirements and you will need to get acquainted with them. Some may require standard test results for SAT to be submitted along with the admission form. Others may need the detailed portfolio of the home school student to be submitted so that they can establish the student's level of accomplishment. Other legal requirements may also have to be met. These details are easily accessed via the university's website.
It would be a good idea to get in touch with guidance counselors at the college to help understand all the admission and course requirements. Some offer a hybrid distance learning program where you study the bulk of your lessons at home but can come into the college and interact with the professors and other students in set time periods. This could also be a good idea for your homeschool student.
As part of HP's commitment to deliver technology based education solutions across rural India, HP and Liqvid signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deliver Liqvid's bilingual EnglishEdge software through the HP Lab-in-Box network.
Liqvid, an eLearning content solutions company based in Noida, India, specializes in the area of English language training through a combination of content, technology and services offerings. Liqvid will be responsible for providing the relevant content, conduct train-the-trainer programmes wherever required, and extend its offering to all future HP Lab-in-Box projects.
Liqvid will also promote the cloud-based HP LIFE e-learning program across its customer base that will help students and entrepreneurs learn IT and business skills. This collaboration will increase awareness of this advanced collaboration and training programme to nearly 300,000 additional learners and provide access to HP LIFE e-learning at all of Liqvid's study centres. Liqvid's customers include IIT Delhi, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Educomp and British Council among others.
As part of its Vision 2020 plan, the government is looking to increase the Gross Enrolment Ratio in schools to 30 per cent by 2020. Innovative technology solutions will play a vital role in enabling this increase in a cost-effective and sustainable manner.
“We remain focused on our goal of using technology to extend the reach of education in remote parts of the country and to include a diverse and rich content and solution offering set that complements our technology infrastructure. The partnership with Liqvid helps us in this goal in providing flexible English language and entrepreneurship classes in rural India,” said Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya, Director, Government Advisory, South Asia HP.
In 2011, HP announced the launch of HP Lab-in-Box, also known as Tatkal Kaksha, an initiative with the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) to bring mobile computing resources to remote and urban schools in India. Since then, this rapidly deployable cloud-enabled infrastructure solution has been deployed across seven locations and can now be extended for distance learning education, as infrastructure for vocational training programs, and for extending training to ex-military servicemen on entrepreneur skills. These IT enabled classrooms, fitted in shipping containers, deliver new possibilities for immersive and personalized learning, teaching, student monitoring and greater access to world class educational content.
HP LIFE e-learning is a global, cloud-based program that trains students, aspiring entrepreneurs, and small business owners to harness the power of IT to establish and grow their businesses, helping them build successful companies and create jobs. As of June 2012, more than 50,000 students and micro-entrepreneurs registered on the online platform. Since HP LIFE e-learning began in 2007, over 25,000 businesses have been started or expanded and 57,000 jobs have been created worldwide.