Time-on-Task refers to the amount of time that students and teachers spend actively engaged in learning activities. In primary schools of Tamil Nadu, Time-on-Task is a crucial factor in determining the effectiveness of educational programs.
For students, Time-on-Task means the amount of time they spend engaged in learning activities such as listening to lectures, participating in group discussions, working on projects, and completing assignments. To maximize student learning and engagement, it’s important for students to spend a significant portion of their time in class actively involved in these types of activities.
For teachers, Time-on-Task means the amount of time they spend preparing for and delivering lessons, providing feedback and guidance to students, and evaluating student progress. Effective teachers in Tamil Nadu’s primary schools carefully plan their lessons and activities to ensure that they are using their time effectively to engage students and facilitate learning.