A workshop on Online Labs (OLabs) was conducted at Mangalam College of Engineering, Ettumanoor, Kottayam as a part of WAMPS 2015, a national workshop on Applied Mathematics and Physical Science, on 22 May 2015 for teachers and B.Ed. students. More than 60 participants attended the event. Ms. Silpa Sivan gave a brief introduction of Online Labs. Dr. Sreeletha, Mr. Saneesh P.F. and Mr. Akhil Sivan explained benefit of Olabs. Dr. Sreekala C.O., Assistant Professor, Amrita School of Biotechnology, explained how to effectively blend OLabs into the curriculum. This was followed by a hands-on session and an interactive section.
After the hands-on session, feedback was sought from the participants for the improvement of the lab content. The response received from the participants resounded with appreciation and enthusiasm for OnLine Labs. “Workshop was excellent at all levels. I got an idea how it can be used for the betterment of the students. I will definitely use it for my students.”shared Aswathy Mohan, Mathematics teacher of MEHSS, Ettumanoor.
“I have devised plan to include it with my own lectures and modify my teaching environment based on that” remarked by Anoop, B.Ed. student.