Interview of Dr. Vive Kumar at The Voice Magazine

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Interview of Dr. Vive Kumar at The Voice Magazine

Dr. Vive Kumar

Dr. Vive Kumar

Dr. Vive S. Kumar has been tutoring Computing Science courses at AU since July of 2008. Tutoring Comp 268, 272, 347, and 494 at the undergraduate level, he’s responsible for the education of approximately 270 students.

Dr. Kumar kindly consented to be interviewed by The Voice Magazine, and here is the gist of that interview.

What brought you to start in your field and tutoring for AU?
My research has always been in online learning. In-class instruction is insufficient in that it does not cater to the individualized needs of students. Student grades tend to fall into a statistical bell-curve regardless of the subject domain, the instructional model, or study resources, and we take the curve for granted. There are always some students who succeed, some who fail, and most end up somewhere in the middle.

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