The topic of the 2020 SMART 2.0 Challenge has been chosen to address the education obstacles resulting from the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Universities in many countries have shifted to “distance learning” or distance education to provide courses.
The 2020 SMART 2.0 Challenge will incorporate student input concerning how best to improve distance learning and will challenge the participants to:
- Identify up to five (5) important problem being widely experienced by distance leaners
- Develop innovative solutions to overcome these problems