Dhirubhai Ambani Worldwide Faculty (DAIS), one in every of India’s main worldwide faculties, located in Mumbai, introduced that it has commenced reside on-line courses for its college students at this time. Utilizing on-line assembly platforms, the reside on-line courses shall be run with the lecturers and all college students attending on video and attendance being marked on-line.
The college is utilizing Microsoft Groups because the platform to run the courses with the bandwidth and connectivity being supplied by Reliance Jio. The platform can also be being utilized by lecturers for collaboration and planning with one another. The college may also use the Whiteboard Platform to conduct on-line courses.
The web reside educating began with a full day schedule for college students of sophistication 10th and 12th. The college will prolong reside on-line courses to all college students within the subsequent 4-5 days.
In preparation for beginning the net courses, the college transformed all of the classroom materials to make it appropriate for on-line educating and likewise skilled its lecturers for the medium over the previous few days. All of the coaching and preparatory work was performed on-line with lecturers collaborating from houses.
In a gap message to highschool kids, Nita Ambani, Founder and Chairperson of Dhirubhai Ambani Worldwide Faculty, stated that whereas it’s the starting of a brand new tutorial time period for the college, it’s being performed preserving in thoughts the unprecedented scenario introduced upon by the Covid-19 pandemic, with well being and security of everybody being the prime precedence. She knowledgeable that with the cancellation of worldwide board exams and lockdown in 138 international locations, greater than a billion kids or almost 80 p.c of learners had been impacted and that the college was equally involved for in regards to the general well-being of the scholars.
“As our nation goes into the 21-day full lockdown, it is vital for everybody to be additional cautious and cautious. Keep at residence. Keep wholesome. And most significantly, keep calm. At Dhirubhai Ambani Worldwide Faculty, we’re dedicated to the holistic well-being of all our youngsters. Greater than ever earlier than, now’s a time for us to instil hope, resilience and braveness in our youngsters. To assist them take care of uncertainties and train them find out how to preserve transferring ahead even in powerful instances. Whereas our campus stays closed, DAIS is commencing reside educating by way of our digital college platform in order that our youngsters get the DAIS expertise and schooling within the security of their houses,” she stated.
“My dearest kids, all of us miss you in school, however nothing is extra essential for us than your security, your well being and your well-being. Do not forget that your lecturers, your folks, and the whole DAIS household is all the time with you. We’ll win this struggle, and good instances shall be upon us once more,” she additional added.
Along with conducting courses, the college has additionally scheduled on-line parent-teachers conferences (PTM) of these courses which had been pending or had been postponed earlier as a precaution in opposition to the Covid associated points.
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