Use of IT Skills in Education Dr. Deepa AwasthiUse of IT Skills in Education (ISBN: 978-81-7132-851-2) Pages: xviii+150 Price: Rs. 700 Format: Hard Bound
ISBN: 978-81-7132-851-2 Availability: Yes Published in 2016
This book titled ‘Use of IT Skills in Education - Challenges, Strategies and Prospects’ is compilation of 14 chapters of wide variety written by eminent academicians, educators and researchers exposing the various aspects of use of information technology and other computer aided technology in Education. Book emphasises on the various challenges faced by educators and school managers in integration of information technology in day today teaching learning process and strategies to tackle these challenges. It discusses the future prospects and initiatives required to promote optimum use of technology in education in students' favour. Book also focuses on the changed role of teachers in changing scenario in the field of education, effective use of technology to promote inclusive education for education and rehabilitation of children with special needs, application of multisensory approach of technology and impact of age and teaching experience on computer attitude of teachers. Apart from this book also illuminates the role of E - learning in changing the face of Indian education system in twenty first century, advantages and disadvantages associated with blended learning method. Book suggests the effective measures and initiatives required to improve the declining standards of rural education through use of appropriate technology, especially in the field of higher education and role of emerging trends in information technology in enhancing learning outcome of students at all levels of learning. I hope readers will find it useful in investigating the diverse uses of IT skills in Education.