Even a decade ago, the idea of digital online education was not clear to most of the guardians of the children in the world. Most of us common people thought the education you get from school, colleges, coachings, or private tuitions where you should have to present yourself physically there to acquire lessons from your mentor.
All of these apps were mainly used for online office meetings and for few some webinar.
But after the massive attack of epidemic Covid19 all over the world, Everyone from young students to adults has started using it for their own purpose.
Students are rapidly using these for online classes as a precaution has been taken by all that trying not to touch or meet anyone physically so that the epidemic virus can’t be able to spread. Similarly in most of the affected areas the School, colleges, offices have been declared temporarily closed.
Worldwide more than 1.3 billion children in 186 countries are ceased in-home and feeling impotent as school life is totally closed for this outbreak.
In this scenario, the craze of online digital platforms in the education and service sector has been going to the peak of the mountain.
Many of us think that education is the only important key to earning money. Not only earning money but also the importance of education is immense for people widely as a nation also to live well because education teaches people to acquire the values of life.
How is online digital learning going to change the systems of schools,colleges and education?
If we cast a glance in the 19th and 20th century we could find a massive diversion in the education system. After the year of 1950,Education system was being digitalized in the USA where teachers used slide projectors to deliver education and in the middle of 1960 the uses of the computer system had started to perform arithmetic operations. From the middle of 1980 different college libraries in the USA started delivering content through CBT(Computer Based Training) and CBL(Computer Based Learning), where course contents were loaded in CD(Compact Disc) or DVD(Digital Versatile Disk) as a video format.
And year after year by the innovation of technology the eye-catching transformation of the e-learning industry has been viewed.
When was online education first introduced?
At first in the year of 1986 online course was introduced by EUN(Electronic University Network) and in the year of 2002 MIT started to conduct online free classes.
This type of education system was most familiar in the Western continent like European and American countries, But after the pandemic attack of Covid19 in the year 2020, The Asian and African countries are being adopted to this system. The massive change in the education system has been rapidly visualizing nowadays.
The education centers, all over the world have started to deliver the course digitally for the students. They have gone online with the help of digital platforms like Whatsapp, Facebook, Google Duo, and many more video conferencing apps where education is being delivered through smartphones, laptops.
According to a research report on Online Digital Education “Digital Education Market by End User (Individual Learners and Academic Institutions, Enterprise, and Government Organizations), Learning Type (Self-paced and Instructor-led Online Education), Course Type, and Region – Global Forecast to 2025” published by MarketsandMarkets.
The global digital education market size to touch the benchmark from USD 8.4 billion in 2020 to USD 33.2 billion by the end of 2025, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 31.4% during this forecaste period.
Major factors expected to drive the growth of the digital education market include increased internet penetration around the world, reduced infrastructure cost and increased scalability using online learning, and growing demand for microlearning.
Technological advancements such as virtual classrooms represent significant opportunities in the near future for the companies that are currently offering online learning services.
As an example, The robust online platform Education Galaxy introduced education at home opportunities for students who want to opt for learning and giving mock tests from home in different subjects.
American College of Education started online courses since a long time and currently, after the pandemic they have given more emphasis on the online courses.They are offering online certification in many courses,If anybody gets interested to grab the courses at online visit here to make a clear idea of the variety of online courses at the American College of Education.
As more example, Cambridge Center for Adult Education has started to deliver education online transited from campus education for maintaining the health community and for the safety of students and the entire society during this lockdown period.