Let us answer some common queries
Frequently asked questions
What is the prime objective of EdParXL?
EdParXL wishes to instill computer education and technology culture right from the grassroot level (i.e. KG). Information Technology from basic age strengthens the logics and reasoning of a child.
What are the products of EdParXL?
The products of EdParXL are as follows:
What does EdParXL stands for?
Ed --> Education (for schools)
What are the services provided by EdParXL?
Besides support and services for "Cursor Computer Education Series", EdParXL also provides following services:
What kind of support does EdParXL provides to schools?
The team of EdParXL helps the school to indentify the compatibility of hardware and software of their computer labs, eventually assissting them in gradual transformation to accurate and latest technology.
What does Cursor Computer Education Series provide?
Cursor Computer Education Series provide a complete teaching and learning resources for K-8 schools. It provides Student Book, Data Files, Teacher Handbook, Interactive Exercises, Review Quiz and Video Tutorials.
What kind of approach does Cursor Computer Education Series take?
Cursor Computer Education Series takes a practical-oriented approach by allocating ample hands-on exercises and interactive activities to the students.
What is the main highlight of Cursor Series?
Cursor Series is comprised of lessons that teach latest and stable versions of applications and operating system, in comparison to most of the published books which still have lessons based on old and obselete technologies.
What does 'Cursor' signifies to you?
As mouse cursor can hover over and access any option being within the computer screen, similarly being in the school, the students can take a flight of creativity, logic and reasoning with "Cursor Computer Education Series".
What applications or software does the entire series cover?
The entire learning course is broadly categorized into following three sections:
What benefit does "Cursor" books provide to the students of a school?
Hands-on learning with latest and relevant applications and software boosting their creative, trouble-shooting, organizing, problem-solving, logic and reasoning skills.
What benefit does "Cursor" books provide to the teachers of a school?
Computer curriculum with latest technologies with ready teacher handbook having lesson plans, answer keys, shortcut keys, charts etc. along with resources like data files, interactive activities, review quiz and video tutorials for swift lesson delivery.
What benefit does "Cursor" books provide to the parents of a school?
Eliminates the enrollment of their child/children into computer proficiency courses after the completion of school. This curriculum takes an institute-level approach in covering technology content.
What benefit does "Cursor" books provide to the management of a school?
A feeling of satisfaction of providing students with technology content beyond constraining guidelines thus pushing the envelope in IT education to achieve an IT-competent stand amongst schools.
What kind of schools can implement the "Cursor Computer Education Series"?
The schools following any educational boards such as IGCSE / CBSE / ICSE / State board can implement it because this curriculum covers not only the the minimum guidelines set by every board in terms of computer education but also adds more latest technology content to push the IT level of students and teachers.
Why do I need to know or learn latest version of applications?
New versions comes with more features and flexibility that gives user command over creating any techology task whether it is artwork, creative writing, web development, animation, programming etc. Whereas old version lacks features and has compatibility issues with times and trends.
What do you mean by ICT in computer education?
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a broader term for Information Technology (IT), which refers to all communication technologies, including the internet, wireless networks, cell phones, computers, software, middleware, video-conferencing, social networking, and other media applications and services enabling users to access, retrieve, store, transmit, and manipulate information in a digital form.
What do you mean by CS in computer education?
Computer Science (CS) is the study of computers and computational systems. Unlike electrical and computer engineers, computer scientists deal mostly with software and software systems; this includes their theory, design, development, and application.
What do you mean by STEAM in computer education?
STEAM Education is an approach to learning that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics as access points for guiding student inquiry, dialogue, and critical thinking.