Outside class, IIT Kharagpur to deploy shadow teachers

A NEW PLATFORM FOR COURSE WARE, WEB-INTERACTION, MINI-VIDEOS, SHADOW A COURSE: From the coming Semester IIT Kharagpur is planning to try several new initiatives (in addition to our existing tutorials, etc) for helping students learn and perform better. Shadow a Course is one of them IIT-KGP is planing to develop. Prof Rajendra Singh and Prof Raja Datta are working out the plan, initially for First Years in collaboration with the respective HoDs, Teachers and TAs. This is also intended to cover Lab courses. Let us hope this initiative will make some impact.