Monthly Archives: December 2018

Using Technology in Education – Short Essay

The education sector has seen so many improvements after the introduction of the use of technology in education. The performances of students have become better, and teachers are becoming more effective in their work. Schools are taking advantage of technology and are finding excellent ways to incorporate it.

Uses technology in education

Adopt online grading systems

There are excellent grading systems that are online and make a teacher’s work quicker and effortless. There are numerous online grade books to use, and they allow you to do more than grading. They can help you record attendance, track a student’s grades effortlessly, compile reports, and more. You can email the grade book to parents.

Use of multimedia presentations

Making presentations more exciting and memorable requires the use of multimedia. Take advantage of short clips, graphics, pictures, and so on. Since multimedia is engaging, a person can quickly grasp the content and remember it.

Creation of digital libraries

Technology can help a lot of schools to establish digital libraries for the students to use wherever and whenever. The best thing about digital libraries is that they are unlimited and do not need a lot of things to set it up.

Creation of websites

Schools can create different sites that students can use for different purposes. For instance, they can design the websites according to subjects. On a daily basis, the site can be used by students and teachers to post concepts, ideas, and questions. Students and teachers can engage with each other and interact on the website.

Set up contests

Teachers can use technology to set up academic contests that are accomplished online. The competitions can be inter-class or any other way. It will be fun and engaging. It will also help channel the minds of the students and make them use technology productively.

Development of online learning opportunities

Technology can now enable students to learn without the need of being enclosed in a four-walled structure. Online learning is increasing in popularity, and this helps to deliver education to everyone without any hindrances.

Here are some of the ways that the education system of the world can use technology. These ways are useful and productive.

By Lorah

My Favorite Game (Kho Kho) – Short Essay

My Favorite Game (Kho Kho)

Kho Kho is a game which is not really popular in the world, but it is played by a lot of people in India. I played Kho Kho when I not even knew about its exact rules, but I loved the game very much. So, I decided that I will be playing Kho Kho during my school and college days as well and I must say that even in such a fierce competition, I was able to play states in a game like Kho Kho. Here I would like to list some benefits of playing my favorite game, Kho Kho:

  • Kho Kho is a game which can be played by a poor as well as a rich person because it doesn’t require you to be having money for buying equipment as playing Kho Kho only requires having great fitness and activeness.
  • Kho Kho enhances the fitness level of human beings because, in this game, one has to run, one has to sit, and one has to immediately stand when he is tagged so the reflexes should be really fast and one should be very fit if he wants to sustain in this wonderful game.
  • Practicing Kho Kho game makes a person very active mentally as well because even if you have not been tagged in the game, your mind is always concentrating top catch your opponent and it will show your activeness only as to how and when and in what time you have caught your opponent.
  • Kho Kho doesn’t have a piece of equipment, all one requires is comfortable shorts and t-shirts, and he is ready to play it. I played it because it made me feel happy as well as I didn’t have money to buy the equipment for any other sports. But I am very proud that I chose Kho Kho over other sports because I don’t think I could have played any other sport so well like I play Kho Kho.
  •    I have taught a lot of people about various skills in the game, and still, when I see children play this fantastic game, I go to them and share my experiences of the game with them so that they can achieve better in this wonderful game.

So, this was all about my favorite game Kho Kho, it is not very popular, but still, I am very happy that every youngster in India has played it once in his lifetime.

By Vishakha