Presentation on theme: "E-Learning Evolution of Education Technology"— Presentation transcript:
1E-Learning Evolution of Education Technology IMPACTInternet:GreatestimpactTIMETIMEK.ARUMUGAM ZIET MYSORE
2Books and journals have found their way to the desktops of students and research scholars. Thanks to the invention of electronic resources, easy, quick and anytime access to books and journals have made an effective learning.E-resources serve as a platform for random access to multiple users at the same time and save plenty of time.
3E-learning E-learning has developed very fast due to internet. The internet and the world wide web has provided us with easy access to information and knowledge.E-learning is a technology which supports teaching and learning using a computer web technology.It bridges the gap between a teacher and a student in different ways.The computer-based Instruction has progressed from usage of CD-ROM to the internet then to the web-based instruction(WWW.)
4E-learning In an on-line multimedia learning environment: teaching & learning is ‘one-to-one’ (individual)more interactivity (in normal classroom, it varies with the class size)learner-centredLearner monitoring & grading system
5LEARNER CENTEREDIn a true learner-centered environment, the learner is the beginning and end point of the learning process, and the learner’s needs are the focus of the program.Tools are available as the learners needs.The instructor adjusts to the studentThe quality of instruction is measured against standardsThe student is an active partner in the learning processThe course is continually renewed through feedback from learners
6LEARNER MONITORING:Learners learn to assess their own progress.Helping learners to identify the progress they have made, to understand what they have achieved and what they need to do next, to make progress towards their goals and qualifications.GRADING SYSTEM:In a grading system learners are placed in ability bands that represents a range of scores.It reflects on individual learners performance in the form of certain level of achievement in relation to the whole group of learners.
7E-learning, Web-based learning E-learning is mostly associated with activities involving computers and interactive networks simultaneously. The computer does not need to be the central element of the activity or provide learning content. However, the computer and the network must hold a significant involvement in the learning activity.Web-based learning is associated with learning materials delivered in a Web browser, including when the materials are packaged on CD-ROM or other media. disk.
8Online learningOnline learning :is associated with content readily accessible on a computer. The content may be on the Web or the Internet, or simply installed on a CD-ROM or the computer hard disk.
9What is E-learning?The letter `e’ in e-learning stands for the word `electronic’.E-learning pioneer BERNARD LUSKIN(2001) explains `e’ as exciting, energetic, enthusiastic, emotional, extended and educational.E-learning is internet-enabled learning.It is a store house of education, information, communication, training, knowledge and performance management.
13Delivery methods of e-learning Synchronous learningAsynchronous learningInstructor-led groupSelf-study with subject expertWeb-based: blog-Wikis-forumsComputer-based (CD-ROM)Video/audio streaming
14Synchronous learningWithin synchronous learning; learning and teaching takes place in real time (same time) while the trainer and learners are physically separated from each other (place shift).Examples include:listening to a live radio broadcastwatching live a television broadcastaudio/video conferencingInternet telephonyonline lecturestwo-way live satellite broadcast
15Asynchronous learning Characteristic for asynchronous learning is the fact that that the trainer prepares the courseware material before the course takes place. The learner is free to decide when he wants to study the coursewareExamples include:self paced courses taken via Internet or CD-Romvideotaped classesstored audio/video Web presentations or seminarsrecorded audio tapesQ & A mentoringreading messages
16Examples of synchronous learning TelephoneScreen SharingChatDesktop ConferencingOnline seminar
17Examples of Asynchronous learning FaxNewsgroupsComputer Based TrainingQuick Reference Guide
18Truth of e-learning Internet has started reshaping education. Education will not be the same in the next decadeThere is no going back. The traditional classroomhas to be transformed Web-based Education Commission, USMany formal universities/colleges may notHave much attraction by the end of this decade
20Building an e-learning culture Teacher:Develop knowledge & skillsUnderstand learning and its needFacilitate learningCreate learning opportunitiesBuilding anE-learningCultureLearner:Self-directedSelf-motivatedSelf-regulatingLifelong learningAdministrator:Create Learning environmentProvide ICT infrastructureResources for lifelong learning
21Traditional & E-learning Approach Traditional and E-learning approachesTraditional ClassroomE-LearningClassroomPhysical – limited sizeSynchronousUnlimitedAnytime, anywhereContentPowerPoint/transparency/etcTextbooks/libraryVideoCollaborationMultimedia / simulationDigital libraryOn demandSyn & Asyn. CommunicationPersonalisationOne learning pathLearning path and pace determined by learner
22Instructor led training It refers to the traditional classroom training where a teacher teaches a classroom full of students.The problems of this training are1. Distance: Bringing together the students under one roof for requires time and money.2. Audience size and response time: Same planning is required for smaller and larger group of students in planning, infrastructure and instructors.3. Off the job time: working people face difficulty in finding a replacement for their jobs.
23Concept of e-learningIn our rapid changing world, we find it difficult to overcome the learning challenges and the possible achievements.To bridge this gap, the concepts such as e-learning, e-teaching, e-teachers has become the part of effective education.
24E-teachingE-teaching is the appreciation of live teaching with streaming lectures, whiteboards, downloadable slide sets and discussion forum.E-teaching is an automation of an existing teacher-centered educational approachThe real work is in creating content and learning management systems that support e-learning.
25E-teachersE-teachers are teachers who work in an internet environment in both regular and virtual classroom situations.They build new concepts of working in time and space.They find new learning resources as they interact with information, materials and ideas with their students and colleagues.
26Impact of e-learning on teaching learning process Computer based networking system has provided the present day teacher with a choice of modern tools to deliver the goods in the classroom and end the instructional boundaries.Information and communication technology in which e- learning, e-teaching, e-teachers are built in components has some impacts on teaching learning process
27Impacts on teaching learning process Improves efficiency both in learning and teachingIncreases motivationDeepens understandingPromotes collaborate learningGives new approach to learning and workingProvides new ways interactingPaves way for personality developmentIncreases social skillsCreates interest in learning
28Impacts on teaching learning process Helpful for self-evaluationWide reach and consistentUser convenientFlexible and rich medium for studentsUseful tool to address students with different learning and cognitive stylesSelf-pacing for slow and quick learners, reduces stress and increases satisfaction.
29E-learning tools: scope of E-mail Every teacher & student should have an accountCommunicate with studentsCommunicate with parentsStudents can submit assignmentCan have attachmentsCreate a paperless environmentSimple but effectiveEfficient and cost effective
30E-learning tools: Audio Chat Synchronous communication toolCommunicate with studentsCommunicate with parentsMore students participateCollaborative learning
31E-learning tools: Online Forum Asynchronous discussion forumTeacher can create discussion groupsTeacher could post a question and request students to commentStudents can post their commentsCan encourage community participationCollaborative learning can be fosteredFeedback from diverse culture
32E-learning Tools: Web Wide range of materials available Teacher will need to narrow downIt is a resource centreSharing of resourcesSupported by images, audio, simulation and multimedia
33E-learning tools: Video Conference Can conduct a live lectureCommunication with studentsCommunication with parentsSupport by audio, chat and whiteboardSupport sharing of applicationsCan be recorded and later be used for on demand lecturesDemo…
34Tools: Learning Management System (LMS) Management of contentTracking studentsAdministrative featuresIntegration with various tools such as chat, forum, , etc.ReportingDemo... of Multimedia Learning System (MMLS)
35Open source e-learning applications Open source refers to a program in which the source code (programming language) is available to the general public for use and /or modification from its original and redistribution.
36Open source software: eFront It is an open source eLearning platform to assist with the creation of online learning communities while offering various opportunities for collaboration and interaction through an icon-based user interface. The platform offers tools for content creation, tests building, assignments management, reporting, internal messaging, forum, chat, surveys etc
37MoodleMoodle: Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment is a free source e-learning software platform and modular design allowing any developer to create additional modules and features. Many universities and colleges use it in their daily teaching and learning. It is a free source software (ie) the developer can make modification based on their needs.
38DokeosDokeos: Dokeos is an open source online learning software. It provides all the features needed for e-learning and blended learning management : From Authoring to Reporting.
39ClarolineClaroline: Claroline is an open source of elearning and eWorking platform allowing teachers to build effective online courses and to manage learning and collaborative activities on the web.
40ILIAS learning management ILIAS: ILIAS is a powerful Open Source Learning Management System for developing and realizing web-based e-learning. The software was developed to reduce the cost of new media in education and further training and to ensure the maximum level of customer influence in the implementation of the software.
41SAKAI projectSAKAI project: The Sakai CLE is a free, community source, educational software platform distributed under the Educational Community License (a type of open source license). The Sakai CLE is used for teaching, research and collaboration.
42OLATOLAT: OLAT is free software and is open source Learning Management System that supports any kind of online learning, teaching, and tutoring with few educational restrictions.
43Teaching aids will change BlackboardOHPTVvideoComputerLCDLEDprojectorWHITEBOARD
44ADVANTAGES OF e-learning Class work can be scheduled around personal and professional workReduces travel cost and time to and from schoolLearners may have the option to select learning materials that meets their level of knowledge and interestLearners can study wherever they have access to a computer and InternetSelf-paced learning modules allow learners to work at their own paceFlexibility to join discussions in the bulletin board threaded discussion areas at any hour, or visit with classmates and instructors remotely in chat roomsDifferent learning styles are addressed and facilitation of learning occurs through varied activitiesDevelopment of computer and Internet skills that are transferable to other facets of learner's livesSuccessfully completing online or computer-based courses builds self- knowledge and self-confidence and encourages students to take responsibility for their learning
45Disadvantages of e-learning Unmotivated learners or those with poor study habits may fall behindLack of familiar structure and routine may take getting used toStudents may feel isolated or miss social interactionInstructor may not always be available on demandSlow or unreliable Internet connections can be frustratingManaging learning software can involve a learning curveSome courses such as traditional hands-on courses can be difficult to simulate
46E-learning: Blended mode Interactive Digital Content:more emphasison demand learninginteractiveChalk-and-board has longruled the classroomswill not be eliminatedLess emphasis
47Blended learningBlended learning combines e-learning tools with traditional classroom learning to ensure maximum effectiveness.It offers1.Face to face interaction thereby leading to social benefits.2. Personalized system of instruction which requires minimum interaction.3. Improved retention and reinforcement through follow-up mechanism on the web.4. Highly flexible based on the learning style and the level of audience.
48ResumeE-LearningIt is not a cup of web pages! It is a complex learning environment!We need a possibility professionally to create our learning materials.We need a professional LMS system, which is compliment with all e-learning relevant standards.We need money and peoples!And lot of optimism