COVID 19- Response from Education System
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Keywords:Classes, Education system, Lockdown, Online classes, Physical distancing, Student union election
The world is facing numerous challenges caused by pandemic â€˜COVID-19, one of them is facilitating to continueÂ education. Avoiding physical closeness is the prime solution for human being to be saved from it, which cannot
be possible in traditional education system followed in India. Though MHRD is guiding academic institute toÂ have online classes which itself has proved a challenge due to lack of resources, less technical knowledgeÂ among teachers and taught supported by poor internet connection. To get an understanding about onlineÂ education in University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, the present study was undertaken with the objective to explore theÂ present status and challenges of online teaching-learning system during lock down along with an understandingÂ of precaution to be taken after lock down (from the students point of view). Data was collected through Google
form and the results show that three fourth respondents feels that education system cannot afford lock down,Â online classes can effectively meet the need of the students and they are interested in having online classes,
but student union elections are not in their priority. Students emphasised the importance of physical classes.
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