The Pandemic Transformed The Education Sector Across The World. Here Is A Glimpse Of All The Changes Covid-19 Has Triggered In The Education System.March 2020 will forever be remembered in history as a time when all the school, colleges and educational institutes across the world shut down.While no one was prepared for the pandemic that hit the world, the education system was one of the most disrupted sectors. According to a report by the United Nations, the closure of schools and other learning spaces impacted 94 percent of the world’s student population. It affected nearly 1.6 billion learners in more than 190 countries and all continents.However, it is commendable how quickly and efficiently the global education sector adapted to the new normal.On one hand, this crisis has stimulated unprecedented innovation within the education sector and given us all newfound appreciation for the role of teachers and educators.
On the other hand, the pandemic has highlighted the extreme economic and social inequality between students. It has brought to attention the need for better training for the teachers in new methods of education delivery.The COVID-19 has brought about schools and colleges closed the whole way across the world. Universally, over 1.2 billion kids are out of the study hall. Therefore, training has changed drastically, with the unmistakable ascent of e-learning, by which instructing is embraced from a distance and on advanced stages.
Its impact on education system
1. A wide range of distance learning tools.
2. New methods of assessment with learning management software.
3. Communication between teacher student and parent.
4. Unequal Access to Educational Resources and Technology.
5. Assessment and Evaluation.
Amity University, Kolkata