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Innovation as an ecosystem in Schools:

Innovation as an ecosystem in Schools: About a year and a half back, I had made a blog post on Innovations in teaching : https://mmpant.com/2021/02/21/innovations-in-teaching/ to further spread some of the ideas that I was presenting at an FDP program at Central … Continue reading

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Teachers have to be future-proof:

Teachers have to be future-proof:  If something is future-proof, it will continue to be useful or successful in future when the situation changes. Being an educational futurist is not only about building scenarios for the future, and sharing it with … Continue reading

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Fostering a Scientific Temper:

Fostering a Scientific Temper: India is perhaps the only country which has an entry in its Constitution Article 51A(h) about fundamental duties that are expected to be performed by the citizens,among which is the duty ‘to develop the scientific temper, … Continue reading

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Greetings on 76th Independence Day: 75 years of freedom:

Greetings on the 76th Independence Day: 75 years of freedom: I made a post last year at the same time: https://mmpant.com/2021/08/15/greetings-on-75th-independence-day/ There are of course many challenges that the country faces today, but I will focus on just one, and perhaps … Continue reading

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Artificial Intelligence and education: the educator’s perspective:

Artificial Intelligence and education: the educator’s perspective. General public access to the internet began in India on 15 August 1995, 27 years back. It was earlier limited to an academic and research community within the project ERNET. Indira Gandhi National … Continue reading

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Teacherless Learning: Education 5.0

Draft post:  Teacherless Learning in Education 5.0 This post is largely driven by the opening words in the preface to Prof John Ziman’s book “ Principles of the theory of Solids”. The frontiers of knowledge (to coin a phrase) are … Continue reading

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Education in the Metaverse:

Resources for ‘ Education in the Metaverse’. Curated by Prof. M.M. Pant ( updated on 1-6-2022) Amongst the top contenders of the most trending words of the year 2021, Metaverse offers a parallel virtual universe. It opens up a whole … Continue reading

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Decoding Education 5.0

Genome Sequencing is 10 million times cheaper and 100,000 times higher quality than it was just a few years ago. Quantum Computing is around the horizon. Artificial Intelligence is displacing erstwhile white collar jobs. Engineering education loans are now NPA’s … Continue reading

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The Metaverse in healthcare/ medicine:

The Metaverse and Healthcare/ Medicine: Since 2021, the concept of the metaverse has been widely discussed. It refers to the internet accessed via virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) glasses, and is considered to be the next-generation mobile computing … Continue reading

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Learning Prescriptions:

Learning Prescriptions:  We need innovations in education. One such innovation is the “ Learning Prescription”. I had earlier espoused the idea of a “to learn” list like the “to do“ list that is well known in management. By investing in … Continue reading

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