International Conference on ICT for Education: Glimpse and Highlights
Vinod Kumar Kanvaria, University of Delhi, India
Asian Journal of Distance Education Volume 13, Number 1 ISSN 1347-9008
An International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for Education was held at the Department of Education, University of Delhi, Delhi (India) on 27 th January, 2018 under the directorship of the Conference Director Vinod Kumar Kanvaria. With the recent changes that have occurred in the field of education with respect to ICT and its use in this field, it has become necessary to deliberate upon the issues related to applications and implications of ICT for education. ICT is playing and can further a role in the field of education through its various aspects like teaching, learning, evaluation, supervision and management. Now a days, as almost everyone in the educational field is struggling hard to cope with the changes that are occurring due to invasion of ICT at mass level, it has become almost a question of survival for teachers, teacher educators and stakeholders of the field of education. The learners are changing at an exponential rate and using ICT at mass level in their day to day life for various purpose hence the challenge has become still bigger to facilitate today’s learners for teaching and learning using ICT. Whatsoever is the expertise of the teachers and teacher educators, the learners, now, have the supremacy to that knowledge to verify, to cross-check, to enrich, to update using ICT available at hand.
Kanvaria, V.K. International Conference on ICT for Education: Glimpse and Highlights. Asian Journal of Distance Education, 13(1), 152-174.