Virtual Learning Exemplified: Video Enablement of Educational Institutions
As in this rapidly changing world, Educational Institutes are adopting latest innovative technologies for their growth. Technologically advanced Education is now the big bet in the market, many educational institutes are transforming from physical Classrooms with black boards to Virtual Classrooms with digital boards. Educators are now moving to a next level of teaching, i.e. Virtual classrooms. Connecting even with the distant students through Video conference. "Classroom without Walls", a widely accepted concept which allows the students to connect to the classroom sitting at different locations without the need of having to travel for attending the sessions.
PeopleLink's virtual classroom platform offers innovative learning environments where the students can contribute & annotate to make the discussions and presentations more engaging. It enables the teacher to conduct multiple presentations and classes at once involving upto “n” number of students who can login from different devices and locations to be a part of these interactive sessions.
Upadhye Classes, Maharashtra pose as one of the most successful platforms to have adopted these virtual platforms utilizing PeopleLink Solution for Training multiple students present at different virtual Classrooms. They Utilize the High end Telepresence set up with recording facility for training the students in various classes Live and then store these recordings for future self-paced learning to these candidates. The Image speaks for itself, with different virtual classes being connected together catering to such wide number of candidates.
Apart from the virtual classroom solutions PeopleLink managed video service division caters to the educational institutes who can use the video platform differently to enhance their educational programs and events. As there will be lot of activities which an institute organizes such as convocation ceremony, annual cultural fests, Guest visits, workshops and many more educational events. Many of these colleges and institutes have been adopting video platform for live streaming of their events to reach out to the masses for enabling them to be a part of the virtual attendees and another benefit which institutes will be getting is by connecting the guest lectures through a Video Conferencing live.
PeopleLink Live streamed the Second Annual Day Function at Madan Mohan Malviya Technical University, Gorakhpur; where UP CM Akhilesh Yadav stressed on the need of technology enabled learning. The Dignitaries discussed on various initiatives to promote smart classrooms in UP.
To conclude, it is highly an impressive rate of growth of adoption of visual technology by the Institutes of higher learning for video enabling their classrooms and curriculum. The Institutes are looking at On-premise solutions for video enabling their campuses, while others are using cloud services for their distance learning courses. A recent evolution of managed services is assisting the institutes to use the technology on an ad-hoc basis to conduct virtual annual day functions and reunion programs to enhance their alumni meets and engagements.