IIT Bombay Trains Students & Teachers Using A-VIEW an Open Source Software Developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

The ‘Train 1000 Teachers’ program was initiated by IIT Bombay in 2009, under the project ‘Empowerment of Students/ Teachers. T10KT method involves teachers going to Remote Centres across India and participating in live lectures delivered by an expert instructor through an audio-video conferencing system, using the open source software A-VIEW developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri. It is used to deliver and transmit live lectures given by faculty at IIT, to all Remote Centre (RCs).

Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World (A-VIEW): Online Training Tool from India

A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning world) is emerging as one of the key Live Online Training platforms in India. The unique Interaction Architecture of A-VIEW allows one teacher to manage and interact with thousands of students at the same time. Mobile app allows each learner to raise their questions and answer quizzes. The number of learners at each centre is calculated automatically using face detection and machine learning.