A quick look at the current education system and the powerful potential of open online learning in the 21st century. By Devavrat Ravetkar
Education is probably the single most important topic for humans. As intelligent social creatures, human beings have valued education since a long time. It is strange that classrooms of the medieval times and present times function in almost the same way. On the other hand, communication, travel, media, medicine have changed enormously. Today’s classrooms, like the medieval classrooms, are still designed around lectures- one person speaking to a class of listeners.