Distance Learning

4 stories about Distance Learning
תיכון מקיף ו באר שבע

Israel’s education system fails the Covid-19 test

18.08.20|Shahar Ilan
With just two weeks before the new school year, the Israeli Ministry of Education prides itself in its back to school outline, yet the plan is full of holes and will likely only widen the gap between stronger and weaker students
אנדריאס שלייכר

“Technology can not substitute lousy teaching,” says Andreas Schleicher

16.07.20|Shahar Ilan
Schleicher, the world's foremost educator, believes that closing the entire education system was a disaster and that technology should be used to foster new types of personalized education
אלעד גרייבר מנהל מוצר בקבוצת החינוך במיקרוסופט ישראל מחקר ופיתוח

Microsoft launches Israel-developed AI-powered virtual classroom for remote learning

15.06.20|Hagar Ravet
New virtual classroom to be the teacher’s eyes, providing insights on each student, says senior program manager
שיעור מקוון באוניברסיטת פקינג בבייג'ינג

After decades of being unappreciated, the pandemic could give distance learning a new lease on life

09.06.20|Dov Greenbaum
Covid-19 has brought the option of remote learning to the forefront of child and adult education alike, but whether it will rise to the occasion and become the new norm or be dragged down by ill-prepared professors and over distracted students is yet to be seen