Now it has become very common that every student and researcher use technology to get help in their studies. Now our education systems are connecting with the modern technology so that we can get the best outcomes. It is a trend that teachers and students both are using modern technology to enhance their learning and teaching skills.
However, some people are worried that modern technology might have some negative effects on the students. The point is that children will become more dependent on the modern technology use to study. Students will lose their ability to learn new things, they cannot relate to other people. They will find more adult and inappropriate content on internet which will distract them. The other inventions like radio & TV has also affected our education. The negative effect of these inventions is that we started using these inappropriately. But we can use the modern technology to developed high standard thinking skills. Where the modern technology has taken too much place in our education field, there teachers should play an important role in learning.
TV: Television also plays an important role in education because we can get a lot of information from TV in an easy way. Televisions are a great source of information, knowledge and entertainment too. People can also use Television as a source of communication. Learners can use TV in new ways. For example if a person who wants to learn English language, he can learn English from different TV shows, programs, documentaries and educational programs. TV serves as a cheapest & easiest source to learn different languages and to communicate with other all over the world.
Moreover, TV also improves our learning of different languages. For example while watching any TV show or documentary we can see the subtitles. Or we can see any language program to improve our speaking skills. You cannot only get entertainments but you can also get information, up to date news, educational programs, historical and scientific knowledge.
Internet: If you want to write any essay and you need assistance, you can get it from internet. The best technology considered today is internet. You can stay in touch with anyone by using internet. We can use internet for our study purposes. For example, we can search information for our research purposes. By using internet we can send emails. We can say that internet is playing a great role in our education system.
Students and teachers are using computers for their study purpose; it has become a very common thing. It is known as computer assisted learning. Teachers are using computers in the class room and engaging students in technology use to do their home works & assignments.
We can shortly say that the use of technology has somewhat replace the role of teachers in education system. Now technology is being used as a medium that that will facilitate the teachers so that they can face different challenges in this new era.
Technology has greatly impacted all the aspects of our educational system. It is providing new opportunities to the students & teachers too. Technology will improve the quality of education & also improve students’ access to the more information.