A STUDY ON THE FACTORS HAVING AN IMPACT ON THE ONLINE EDUCATION SYSTEM WITH REFERENCE TO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN CHENNAI CITY
Keywords:Pandemic, Online education, virtual class room, online classes, technology-based learning
teacher is always cited as the Guru and is considered to be a very important person in the life of a student. Teachers are regarded as sculptors who take adequate care and pains in carving and shaping the lives of the students.In ancient days the gurukul system was considered to be more apt and traditional where the students stay along with their gurus, they not only gain academic qualification, but also learn other values and skills of life, and they are completely nurtured under the care of the guru. Slowly the classroom system replaced the gurukul system. With the development of technology, technology-based learning found a new pace in the educational system, however it did notcompletely replace the classroom method of teaching till the outbreak of the Pandemic Covid-19 especially in the Indian Scenario. The outbreak of the Covid-19 Pandemic, has necessitated and initiated the Online Education System.Online education system has become the trend and need of the present situation in the global scenario. The outbreak of the pandemic has made a rapid change in the style of working,teaching and learning pattern. Online learning is learning is in otherwords called asthe learning over the internet. It has facilitated the connection of students from every nook and corner of the world.The Physical barriers, geographical barriers no longer exist in the new pattern of teaching.