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The 100 year life:

The Hundred year life: A long life can be a blessing or a burden ( even a curse). Death is a universal truth, and even a long life will eventually culminate in death. Most people are inadequately prepared for it. … Continue reading

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Innovations in Teaching :

Innovations in Teaching: Later in the day today, I am speaking at an FDP for Central University Jammu on the above theme.  In order to share those ideas more widely, I am sharing here the main points, I will be … Continue reading

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AI and higher education:

Artificial Intelligence and its implications for Higher Education:  There is a delightful story of how Albert Einstein as a Professor at the Institute of Advance Study at Princeton University one day gave his students a final exam that was a … Continue reading

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Choosing a personal Philosophy:

Choosing a personal Philosophy  When a young person recently asked me for education and career advice, I asked the enquirer to first choose a Philosophy of life, and them align the  career choices to this philosophy. The reaction was of complete … Continue reading

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Learning 321/2

Learning 321/2: This is a learning community seeded by Prof.MM Pant to explore social and collaborative learning for the 3rd decade of the 21st Century. It is a unique group where members propose what they want to learn. And other … Continue reading

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GPSC 2021

Some thoughts shared at the GPSC 2021:  I am speaking this morning at an event, the Gurgaon Public Schools Virtual Annual Conference with the theme “Changing Landscapes – The Futuristic pathways for Education”. I have written this text ( about … Continue reading

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The Science of Learning:

“ The Science of Learning” Structure: 1: The Backdrop 2: Development of the Sciences 3: Educational practice ignores research 4: Bloom’s 2 sigma problem 5: What machine learning informs us about human learning? 6: The current state of assessment 7:  AInEd … Continue reading

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Developing a learning culture:

Developing a learning culture : A culture of learning, or learning culture, is one in which members of the group continuously seek, share, and apply new knowledge and skills to improve their individual and collective performance. The importance of the … Continue reading

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Learning 321:

Learning 321: a community where the members learn something new everyday: Learning 321 is a learning community seeded by Prof.MM Pant to explore social and collaborative learning for the 3rd decade of the 21st Century. It is a unique group … Continue reading

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Paradigm shifts in education:

“ Paradigm shifts in education” The phrase ‘paradigm shift’ gained traction from the well known book (1962)  by Thomas Kuhn “ The structure of Scientific Revolutions” which challenged the earlier view that Science progressed almost linearly as “development-by-accumulation” of accepted facts … Continue reading

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