Home / Education Today / Post Covid-19 education mode and opportunities in world as well as in Pakistan

Post Covid-19 education mode and opportunities in world as well as in Pakistan

By Aqsa Yaqoob

The Covid-19 pandemic has effected the world as well as Pakistan. The pandemic situation has gripped life globally. Many of countries, including Pakistan suspended acedamic activities due to this social distancing situation. The outbreak of Covid-19 is effecting the education of the world. The Covid-19 pandemic causing more than 1.6 billion children and youth to be out of the school in 161 countries. This is close to 80% of the world’s enrolled students. The current statistic of UNESCO is that about 1.5 billion of students in 165 countries are out of school due to Covid-19.The pandemic has forced the global academic community to explore new ways of teaching and learning including distance and online learning. The whole country shift to online mode of education.
In Pakistan,the Education Minister has announced that all provinces were ready to promote the higher secondary school students without exams. In Pakistan , an estimated 1,878,101 students at tertiary level are effected by closure of institutions,while analyzing the situation of Covid-19 the Higher Education institutions (HEIs) asked the universities to start online classes where the Learning Management system (LMS) was established in univarsities. HEC categorised the universities in term of IT infrastructure which pushed the institutions to start online classes just to remain at the top of list. This step is taken for the safeguard of the students.what are education mode and opportunities.
Online learning/ E-learing and opportunities;

The online classes gives a lot of opportunities for students. Here we discuss the opportunities as well as the cons of online classes. The whole world switched to online learning because the only way to save the academic year.The online classes is the big opportunity to overcome the effects of post Covid-19 pandemic on education sector .The online classes provide opportunities of recorded (video, audio) lecture, voice notes which help students those not taking online class. The online learning is flexible for the students because students easily take lecture if they missed it. The online learning more engaging, interactive. It’s very helpful for students .In online education, its easy for students to take review of the lecture. The students can review words of the teacher instantly, also review audio lecture or video lecture. The online education gives opportunities for the students whose uncomfortable in classrooms ,with that opportunity they can easily share their point of view. According to the National Institute of Mental health 74 % of people suffering from speech anxiety.The online mode of education is also provides opportunity to student to more focus on their idea.Its also Low cost program can save the money of students which they spend on transportation or spend on other things.The online learning provide the opportunity to communicate with the teacher, you can easily asked anything about their course. You also get feedback of your instructor .You also discussed any problem with your teacher in online class or on a whatsapp message.The online learning have a lot of benefits and opportunities but online learning also have create problems for students. In Online classes students can’t interact with teacher face to face . Online learning typically required amount of reading and assignment. It’s a plenty of work in online learning. The experience of me while taking online some time I am unable to connect the zoom meeting due to the lack of internet signal. The online learning can cause social isolation because students not interact with the class fellow’s or lack of human communication can leads several problems for students. Also it’s difficult to manage time. In Pakistan the HEC asked universities to shift online classes without realize the results. In Pakistan there are some areas where have not internet facility, Online education become challenge for hundreds of thousands students. Most of university students belongs to the areas like FATA and Gilgit Bultistan. Because of this these students faces the connectivity issues due to this they are unable to take online lectures. The issue of online classes has not come from students alone, it’s also new for teachers in Pakistan .For online mode required more skill sometimes most faculty members did not want. The online classes also challenging for teachers, because it’s a first experience not only for students but also for teachers.
Future aspect;
 The online learning become the generation z ,it means the generation has grown up in a truly globalized world. The generation,like older generation may reflecting truly global pandemic ,but now generation faces the crisis of any type but these crisis not effect the education system.
 The post Covid-19 pandemic Change the world or the global world outlook, it teach about how the education need to change to be able the better prepare the young learners for what the future might be hold.
 In Pakistan’s higher education finally see a digital revolution .If the concerns of the students are addresses and the connectivity issues resolved or the universities sustain the online program ,so the concept of digital learning and distance learning may become a new norm in Pakistan.
 The post Covid-19 is a pandemic that shift the world to online learning help ,the shift is very helpful for future because the successful people of this decade are able to understanding the interrelatedness and navigate across boundaries to leaverage their differences and work in a global collaborative way.
 The post Covid-19 pandemic is able the young learner and the global academic institutions to utilize the technology tools which may able them to handle the upcoming situation.

The writer is a student of M.Sc Communication Studies,Digital Media at Institute of Communication Studies ,University of the Punjab,Lahore ,Pakistan.

Comment Using Facebook

Check Also

Remembering Arfa Karim

By Muhammad Yasir Kayani The great poetess Emily Dickinson once wrote: “Because I could not …

1,049 comments

  1. If some one desires to be updated with most up-to-date technologies afterward he must be pay a quick visit this web page and be up to date every day.|

  2. Hello there, You have done an incredible job. I’ll certainly digg it and personally suggest to my friends. I am confident they will be benefited from this website.|

  3. Today, while I was at work, my sister stole my iphone and tested to see if it can survive a 30 foot drop, just so she can be a youtube sensation. My iPad is now broken and she has 83 views. I know this is totally off topic but I had to share it with someone!|

  4. Simply desire to say your article is as astonishing. The clearness to your publish is simply spectacular and that i could suppose you’re knowledgeable in this subject. Fine along with your permission allow me to take hold of your RSS feed to stay updated with imminent post. Thanks 1,000,000 and please keep up the rewarding work.

  5. As the admin of this site is working, no doubt very rapidly it will be famous, due to its quality contents.|

  6. Hurrah! Finally I got a web site from where I can truly take valuable data regarding my study and knowledge.|

  7. Have you ever thought about adding a little bit more than just your articles?
    I mean, what you say is fundamental and everything.

    Nevertheless imagine if you added some great pictures or video clips to
    give your posts more, “pop”! Your content is excellent
    but with pics and videos, this blog could definitely be
    one of the greatest in its niche. Superb blog!

  8. If some one wishes to be updated with most up-to-date technologies after that he must be pay a quick visit this web page and be up to date every day.|

  9. Appreciating the hard work you put into your site and in depth information you offer. It’s great to come across a blog every once in a while that isn’t the same out of date rehashed information. Excellent read! I’ve saved your site and I’m adding your RSS feeds to my Google account.|

  10. We absolutely love your blog and find many of your post’s to be what precisely I’m looking for. Do you offer guest writers to write content for yourself? I wouldn’t mind publishing a post or elaborating on a number of the subjects you write regarding here. Again, awesome weblog!|

  11. I could not refrain from commenting. Exceptionally well written!|

  12. There is certainly a lot to learn about this issue. I love all of the points you’ve made.

  13. I know this if off topic but I’m looking into starting my own blog and was curious what all is needed to get set up? I’m assuming having a blog like yours would cost a pretty penny? I’m not very internet savvy so I’m not 100 certain. Any recommendations or advice would be greatly appreciated. Cheers|

  14. Thanks a bunch for sharing this with all of us you really know what you are talking about! Bookmarked. Please additionally seek advice from my web site =). We can have a hyperlink trade contract among us|

  15. You need to be a part of a contest for one of the finest websites on the net. I am going to recommend this site!

  16. Excellent beat ! I would like to apprentice while you amend your website, how can i subscribe for a blog website? The account aided me a acceptable deal. I had been tiny bit acquainted of this your broadcast provided bright clear idea|

  17. I was curious if you ever considered changing the structure of your site? Its very well written; I love what youve got to say. But maybe you could a little more in the way of content so people could connect with it better. Youve got an awful lot of text for only having one or 2 pictures. Maybe you could space it out better?|

  18. Hello. impressive job. I did not imagine this. This is a excellent story. Thanks!

  19. I¡¦ve recently started a site, the information you offer on this site has helped me tremendously. Thank you for all of your time & work.

  20. This excellent website definitely has all of the information I needed concerning this subject and didnít know who to ask.

  21. Do you mind if I quote a few of your articles as long as I provide credit and sources back to your blog? My blog site is in the very same area of interest as yours and my users would certainly benefit from some of the information you present here. Please let me know if this ok with you. Many thanks!|

  22. KE4hEn It as not that I want to replicate your web page, but I really like the design. Could you tell me which style are you using? Or was it tailor made?

  23. Just desire to say your article is as surprising. The clearness in your post is just cool and that i could think you are knowledgeable on this subject. Fine with your permission allow me to snatch your feed to stay updated with drawing close post. Thanks one million and please continue the enjoyable work.

  24. The very next time I read a blog, Hopefully it won’t fail me just as much as this particular one. After all, Yes, it was my choice to read through, nonetheless I really thought you would have something interesting to say. All I hear is a bunch of crying about something you could fix if you were not too busy looking for attention.

  25. Thanks on your marvelous posting! I really enjoyed reading it, you can be a great author. I will make certain to bookmark your blog and will eventually come back at some point. I want to encourage you to continue your great writing, have a nice afternoon!|

  26. Iím impressed, I must say. Seldom do I come across a blog thatís both equally educative and amusing, and let me tell you, you have hit the nail on the head. The problem is something that too few men and women are speaking intelligently about. Now i’m very happy I found this during my hunt for something relating to this.

  27. It’s very straightforward to find out any matter on web as compared to books, as I found this post at this website.|

  28. I conceive this site contains some rattling good info for everyone :D. “As ill-luck would have it.” by Miguel de Cervantes.

  29. As I site possessor I believe the content material here is rattling great , appreciate it for your hard work. You should keep it up forever! Good Luck.

  30. cbd washington dc

    aRSxuy I think the admin of this website is truly working hard in support of his site, since here every data is quality based data.

  31. Simply wish to say your article is as amazing. The clarity for your post is simply great and that i can assume you’re knowledgeable in this subject. Well along with your permission let me to grab your feed to stay updated with forthcoming post. Thank you 1,000,000 and please carry on the rewarding work.

  32. Nice post. I learn something totally new and challenging on blogs I stumbleupon every day. It’s always useful to read through articles from other authors and practice something from other websites. |

  33. I needed to thank you for this excellent read!! I absolutely enjoyed every bit of it. I have got you book marked to look at new stuff you post…|

  34. Keep up the superb work , I read few articles on this site and I conceive that your blog is real interesting and holds bands of superb information.

  35. I was able to find good information from your blog articles.

  36. I’m impressed, I must say. Seldom do I come across a blog that’s both equally educative and entertaining, and let me tell you, you’ve hit the nail on the head. The issue is something that not enough men and women are speaking intelligently about. I am very happy that I found this in my hunt for something regarding this.|

  37. You actually make it appear really easy together with your presentation but I find this topic to be actually one thing that I think I might never understand. It kind of feels too complicated and very huge for me. I’m looking ahead for your subsequent post, I will try to get the hold of it!

  38. I think you have remarked some very interesting details , thanks for the post.

  39. Aw, this was a very nice post. In concept I would like to put in writing like this additionally – taking time and actual effort to make a very good article… however what can I say… I procrastinate alot and on no account seem to get something done.

  40. Hi there, simply became alert to your blog via Google, and located that it’s really informative. I am going to watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you happen to proceed this in future. A lot of folks will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!|

  41. I’m not sure exactly why but this site is loading extremely slow for me. Is anyone else having this problem or is it a problem on my end? I’ll check back later and see if the problem still exists.|

  42. Together with every little thing which appears to be building within this specific subject material, many of your viewpoints are fairly refreshing. Nevertheless, I appologize, but I do not subscribe to your entire plan, all be it exciting none the less. It looks to me that your remarks are actually not completely justified and in fact you are yourself not thoroughly convinced of your argument. In any event I did appreciate reading it.

  43. You have actually covered this subject skillfully.

  44. Touche. Sound arguments. Keep up the good effort.|

  45. I needed to thank you for this great read!! I absolutely enjoyed every little bit of it. I have you book-marked to look at new things you postÖ

  46. Wonderful blog! I found it while searching on Yahoo News. Do you have any suggestions on how to get listed in Yahoo News? I’ve been trying for a while but I never seem to get there! Thank you

  47. Hello! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to follow you if that would be ok. I’m absolutely enjoying your blog and look forward to new posts.

  48. My husband and i were absolutely comfortable that Chris managed to finish up his inquiry via the precious recommendations he discovered through the web pages. It’s not at all simplistic just to possibly be releasing tricks which usually men and women might have been trying to sell. We recognize we need the website owner to appreciate for that. The explanations you made, the straightforward blog navigation, the friendships you will aid to engender – it is all spectacular, and it’s facilitating our son and our family do think this subject is enjoyable, and that’s particularly serious. Many thanks for all!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.