Stone Age – Divisions

The Stone Age is divided into three different periods.

  • Paleolithic or Old Stone Age
  • Mesolithic or Middle Stone Age
  • Neolithic or New Stone Age

Source: Stone Age – Ancient History Encyclopedia


7 Things You Should Know About Analytics | EDUCAUSE

7 Things You Should Know About Analytics | EDUCAUSE) is a simple introduction to the concept of analytics. In just two-pages, it gives a simple overview to the concept, with a focus on the role that analytics play – in an academic context.

Highly recommended, if you are new to the concept of Analytics, and are looking for a very basic introduction.

Thinkers On Education

The International Bureau of Education at UNESCO has provided free access to profiles of various educational thinkers. Some of these, relevant to the MA (Education) programme include John Dewey, Emile Durkheim, MK Gandhi, Rabindranath Tagore, Immanuel Kant and Georg Hegel. This is a very useful resource to understand the perspective and the context in which they appear in the MS (Education) course material.

Link to the UNESCO-IBE Site: Thinkers on Education

Sociology: Understanding Education

Useful additional study material for MES-011, Block 1, Unit 1& 2, from Bolender Initiatives, LLC.

Online Course: Sociology.

This course contains references to Talcott Parsons, Emile Durkheim, and Max Weber, which have been mentioned in this block. The course is free for the purpose of personal study or use in teaching at an educational institute.