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Month: April, 2014

Karunn Kandoi: Fostering Digital Learning

Karunn Kandoi, graduate in Engineering fromDSC_0087 Bangalore Institute of Technology, is well-versed in the field of technology, and in his awareness of his strengths and weaknesses, he has raced well ahead. Karunn Kandoi paved his way to entrepreneurship at a very early stage of his life. He founded Shree Eduserve Private Limited in 2005 and within 1 year established “FOCUS” as No. 1 Spoken English brand. The experience gained from his first entrepreneurial venture, as well as the exceptional ability to assess situations instantly brought the insight in him to take learning onto virtual platform. He understood the fact that in today’s world children are technology savvy from a young age and thus the classrooms should not remain in same traditional state. Sensing the need for better resources to realize his dream he sold Eduserve to Extramarks Education Private Limited in 2012 and is currently heading its skill development training and Africa business. Extramarks provides school solutions as well as after school study support to standardize the education process for the students right from the beginning.

Karunn Kandoi’s scientific and inquisitive bent of mind was triggered during schooling in Jaipur, Rajasthan, where he designed and developed various electronic projects and participated and won in Indian National Congress for Science. To follow his aspirations, he cracked the entrance examination of one of the most prestigious institutes of the country, BIT Bangalore. And today, Karunn Kandoi has emerged as a technocrat in the education domain through his important contribution in the development of virtual learning which is the need of the hour. He has also won several accolades in his stream and motivated aspiring entrepreneurs to fall under his wings for guidance and approval. In recent time, Karunn has spearheaded design and development to provide relevant solutions in the field of education through the use of technology.

Extramarks Smart Learn Classes were launched with the aim of taking the schools to 21st century learning-teaching environment. Karunn Kandoi says, “The pedagogy used by Extramarks by implementing a layered content structure in the technology-enabled classrooms using latest technology allows complete freedom to the teachers to use the technology as per their own choice as well as makes learning interesting for children”. The teaching modules have been created by Professionals with years of experience in teaching. As the modules are mapped to the curriculum followed by the school, they not only provide ease of use but also standardize the education process.

Further, the Extramarks after School Study Support maintains the continuity of the learning process – from school to home. Students can access all the study support material used in Smart Learn Class at home, using Smart Study Card. This fosters self-paced learning in them without compromising on the quality.


Karun kandoi – Technocrat revolutionising Education

Karunn Kandoi, has earned several accreditations over the years while fulfilling multiple roles which include an entrepreneur, businessman, manager of many corporate ventures and a thorough professional. Presently, Karunn Kandoi is serving as the President, SDT & IBat Extramarks Education Private Ltd., India’s premiere educational venture.

The online classes are gaining momentum for the fact that they have made Education easy, effortless and accessible. The inclination of kids towards virtual world further supports the e-Learning thought and to build the pace right from the beginning Karunn Kandoi understood this need to cover up the learning modules from class Nursery till 12th.

The online classes provided by  Extramarks are an excellent substitute to the private tuitions. The reason behind online tutoring scoring over private tuitions is the convenience that it offers in terms of time, space and money. It saves the proportion of time and energy that student wastes in travelling to private tuition centres; which otherwise can be directed towards self paced study at home. Moreover, online tuitions also provide an opportunity to students to have teachers help only in the subjects that seem difficult to them.

Online tutoring provided by Extramarks is well formulated technology that provides various features such as multimedia content, mentor program, assessments etc  enabling real time study help to the students. It is an assimilation of the benefits of physical classroom with the convenience of a ‘no-physical-bar’ virtual learning environment.It allows Students to communicate with the tutors through Internet and get the queries solved instantly. This One-to-one interaction between student and teacher through white board technology involves both of them sharing their information. Thus, both the teacher and the student are able to see each other and it’s just like face-to-face private tuitions but with added advantages.

In today’s fast paced world where both the parents are working and don’t get time to take their wards to tuition centres and guide their child. The round the clock online tutoring, parents can remain secure that their child is at home and getting quality education. They can also keep a watch on child’s study while performing their other chores.