ISLAMABAD: Taking inspiration from the exceptional achievements of the ‘sensible lecture rooms’ established in 5 excessive colleges of Gilgit-Baltistan as a part of the China-Pakistan Financial Hall (CPEC), the regional authorities has determined to broaden this idea to an extra 37 colleges located within the distant and distant areas of Pakistan’s northern area.
Moreover, they’ve plans to implement this technology-driven training system in 130 extra public-sector colleges.
A senior official from the training division of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) instructed Gwadar Professional that in 2018, sensible lecture rooms had been established in 5 excessive colleges positioned in Gilgit, Skardu, Sost, Altit, and Chilas as a part of the CPEC initiative.
These lecture rooms yielded exceptional outcomes for the scholars attending these colleges. Nevertheless, college students from different colleges or these learning from house had been unable to reap the advantages as a result of unavailability of dependable web companies within the area.
Due to this fact, in December 2022, the Chief Secretary GB, Mohyuddin Wani, made the choice to duplicate this idea in different authorities colleges throughout the area. Initially, sensible lecture rooms had been arrange in 37 further excessive colleges, catering to each girls and boys.
The idea proved to be immensely useful because it not solely addressed the problem of trainer shortages in authorities colleges but additionally offered college students from distant areas with entry to world-class course content material, the official defined.
Muhammad Sajjad, the proprietor of GBeeTechive, the corporate answerable for putting in sensible lecture rooms within the 37 colleges, shared with Gwadarpro that the essential concept was derived from CPEC’s sensible lecture rooms.
Nevertheless, they needed to make modifications contemplating the constraints such because the unavailability of dependable web and uninterrupted electrical energy within the distant areas.
Muhammad Ayub, a Chinese language language trainer who supervised the CPEC sensible classroom in Authorities Excessive Faculty No. 1, Gilgit, from 2018 till a month in the past, expressed that the outcomes had been extremely spectacular.
The varsity skilled a sudden improve in pupil enrolment, together with heightened enthusiasm among the many already enrolled college students. On this impoverished and underserved area, the scholars had no prior publicity to computer systems.
Nevertheless, CPEC offered them with a chance to not solely be taught superior digital methods but additionally entry high-quality content material in numerous disciplines.
In a current tweet by the Chief Secretary GB on June 6, it was introduced that sensible lecture rooms could be established in an extra 130 colleges in July, due to a grant from the federal authorities.