I had been pursuing this research since 2016. I don’t even know what will happen. If I leave, what happens to my pending research? Everything cannot be done from India. If everything went as per plan, I would have received a doctoral degree by September 2021, and would have started working in a healthcare research firm. … [Read more...] about Forced return home and job hunt: An Indian student worries about the future after new US visa rule
Does the $600 benefit really disincentivize work? Only if safe jobs are readily available to the 25 million people who will be looking for work in the fall—and if unemployed workers are actually able to take those jobs. For example, New York City schools announced this week that children will be in school 1 to 3 days per week, making full-time work unfeasible for many parents, particularly those with multiple children attending school on different days. … [Read more...] about $600 unemployment benefit: Will it be extended? Here’s the latest as Congress drags its feet
Some of the entrance exam coaching centres in India have already proved that online coaching can be a hit. In fact, many online teachers from Kota, the hub of engineering entrance exam coaching, are stars in their own right – with their unique formulas to crack exams. … [Read more...] about Online teaching is hot skill now, but what does it take to get there?
The Minister's announcement on Wednesday with regard to online classes had triggered a debate since government school students largely hail from poorer sections of society and may not have the wherewithal such as smart mobile phones. He had said five private TV channels would telecast the classes at the scheduled time for free. … [Read more...] about Lessons for Tamil Nadu govt school students through TV: K A Sengottaiyan