slider 1 1 - Democratization of an educational ecosystem

How are the millennials learning? Has there been any change in their learning outcomes? These are some of the challenging questions that any “educator” needs to address. Education & Learning centers (unlike the healthcare system which has a wide variety of specialized centers), comprises of schools/institutions which are still categorized as “private schools”, “public schools” , “charter schools” ,”homeschools” or “afterschool”. We do not see a de-centralized learning process which provides…

blog 793047 1920 - True knowledge is inherently interdisciplinary.

Several years ago, a college newspaper editorial board wrote an editorial suggesting that the college get rid of “useless” humanities departments, such as foreign languages and history, and funnel more resources to “useful” departments. In response, I wrote the following letter, but I never sent it. At Learnroll Immerse, we believe that education is more than grades and skill development. Grades and job skills are certainly part of the equation, but…

2017 - 2017 - Retrospective

2017 – A Retrospective. The first few months of any startup business are always difficult, and the start for Learnroll Immerse was no different. The education industry adopts technology slowly, and we are disrupting education by incorporating the latest technology (some of which are still in beta stages).

IMG 6892 e1511141753645 - Why did we choose emerging immersive technology for learning?

Technology is cool but not all cool technologies may be a necessary fit for your use case. As an Enterprise solution architect in my previous job there are some basic solution mandates that architect use for creating a solution for an enterprise. I found that this also helped me making my choice of technology for a problem area. Solution Retrofit The technology landscape is huge and changing. There are new technologies…

student - Our One-To-One mentoring sample session -Focus on How and Why?

Our classes have started and we are thrilled to have students who have enrolled for one-one mentoring classes where we supplement traditional learning with engaging techniques, where learning science becomes an “experience” with immersive technologies. We study scalars and vectors in Maths and Physics, but do we realize how we use it in our day to day lives? Do you realize that the cool game that you are playing on your…

portfolio 5 1 - Perspectives of education and learning from educators

This is a note from some of my earlier talks or conversations, with educators and I gathered some valuable points on education as educators see it – whether as teachers, administrators or principals. This is an excerpt from some of the conversations with educators who care to bring about a change in way learning is today. -Sushmita Chatterjee The Educators Viewpoint These were some of the areas that the teachers felt…

facebook - Science Education challenges

In my recent trip to India , I came across many organizations and institutions that were offering “education” support to the millions of children seeking education or learning; both for-profit and non-profit groups. However the basic question remains, what exactly does this “education” impart? Is it another mechanism to get ahead in a “grade rat race” or initiatives to really build the next generation students who will contribute to science. The…