Debunking the myths surrounding special education

Currently, there are more than one billion people with disabilities in the world, and 240 million of them are children with some form of disability. The World Health Organization (WHO) defines a person with a disability as anyone with “a problem in the function or structure of the body, a limitation in activity, having difficulty … Read more

EdTech Giant Unacademy Launches 50 New YouTube Channels to Democratize Online Education

Unacademy, India’s EdTech unicorn and one of the leading online learning platforms, recently launched 50 new educational channels on Google-owned YouTube. The channels significantly help in increasing accessibility for millions of students in both academic and non-academic categories. Several of these 50 channels are built on existing content categories offered by Unacademy. … Read more

Unacademy acquires Test Prep Startup Gate Academy for an undisclosed amount

Indian online learning giant, Unacademy, has acquired Bengaluru-based exam preparation platform Gate Academy for an undisclosed amount. As part of the transaction, the entire Gate Academy team will join the EdTech company. Gate Academy founder Umesh Dhande has joined the Unacademy platform as Vice President, Academics, GATE and ESE. With this deal, … Read more

Understanding the Learning Pyramid – EdTechReview

The learning pyramid is a teaching theory developed by education expert Edgar Dale and modified by a research center called the National Training Laboratory Institute. Many modern teachers use the learning pyramid to understand how the learning process works, while others prefer to integrate more recent research. While educational psychologists continue to … Read more

EdTech Giant Unacademy Launches 50 New YouTube Channels to Democratize Online Education

Unacademy, India’s EdTech unicorn and one of the leading online learning platforms, recently launched 50 new educational channels on Google-owned YouTube. The channels significantly help in increasing accessibility for millions of students in both academic and non-academic categories. Several of these 50 channels are built on existing content categories offered by Unacademy. They … Read more

MoFEPT signs contract to broadcast K-12 content on television and digital channels

The Federal Ministry of Education and Training (MoFEPT) has signed three contracts with Knowledge Platform (led by a consortium of four other education technology vendors — Orenda (Taleemabad), SABAQ (Muse), Learning Pitch and NearPeer) to make K-12 content available across country through television and digital channels. The initiative builds on the success … Read more

Tips on Screen Limits for Adult Learners

With jobs that require hours in front of screens and time left over for training, online learning or the next season of your favorite web series, are we overlooking that adults need to limit their screen time too? Kids learn from what we do and before we continue to grumble about how … Read more

Bangladeshi online education platform 10 Minute School raises BDT 170M for new product and content development

10 Minute School, an online education platform, recently announced that it has raised TK 17 million in foreign investment. The company received investment as the first Bangladeshi EdTech company under the ‘Surge’ program of Sequoia Capital India, one of the leading venture capital firms in the world. The new funds will be used … Read more

3 LMS features that help you improve employee skills

If you’ve been in the eLearning field for a while, you probably know what a Learning Management System (LMS) is. Training platforms offer companies solutions for all their business objectives and enable them to take their corporate training to a higher level by more accurately identifying knowledge and skills gaps, regularly assessing employee … Read more