AWS Educate organized the Second webinar on ‘Cloud Degree Faculty Professional Development’, in a series under the global initiative to provide educators comprehensive resources for building skills in cloud technology.
The audience comprised of faculty members of the Computer Science and Technology department of Manav Rachna University and faculty members of other institutions of India with a total number of 100 participants.
The speakers for the same were Hopkins Lindsay, Teston and William. They appraised the audience about AWS Educate Classrooms, AWS Console, and Curriculum Resources.
Teston & William gave the overview of AWS Educate portal, discussed the open-source content created by other educators, and elaborated on the professional development courses on Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Big Data.
They also shared that educators can provide assignments to students through the AWS classroom. Mr. Hopkins Lindsay also talked about the Slack – a collaboration channel for sharing messages, files, and knowledge among educators.
The session was very informative and a great initiative was taken by AWS. Educators can take the benefit of the Portal that offers capabilities of designing and running classrooms on AWS Educate with cloudification of the existing courses.