CBSE will train teachers in blended learning skills; Registration deadline 5 November
The entire education system, which was hit hard during the Covid-19 pandemic situation across the country, is gradually facing current challenges.
Several state governments have now decided to reopen schools and authorities are ready to welcome students back to classrooms. However, many parents are still hesitant to send their children to school and opt for online education until the Covid situation improves further.
Under the current circumstances, the Central Council for Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to opt for a training program on “blended learning” for teachers in its affiliated schools. Blended learning is where students learn through a combination of in-person and online activities.
The Central Council for Secondary Education, Microsoft Education and Tech Avant-Garde, Microsoft’s global training partner, have taken an initiative to educate schools on how to manage these uncertain times by training teachers in ‘learning. hybrid ”, we read in the CBSE circular.
In accordance with the plans, two of each affiliated school will receive training which will take place over a period of five days. Teachers participating in this program should have basic knowledge of technology.
Once teachers have successfully completed this training program, they will be certified. Specialists in “blended learning” will be available and can be consulted in the future.
This ‘Hybrid Learning Program’ will start from November 15, 2021. The prizes will be based on registrations.
The program will take place online, over a period of five days and the duration of the webinar will be one hour and a half per day. “Schools must complete the attached registration form no later than November 5, 2021 to confirm their participation in the training program,” adds the circular.