With the increasing pace to technological advancements taking over the world by storm, why Education System be left behind? Technology, if used in the school and university classrooms, will create a more advanced form of learning for the students, develop their IQ level, provide improved training, assist in project work, help teachers for instant performance monitoring and many more.
To help our new generation develop a practical, analytical and innovative mindset technology has to be combined with Education System. The following reasons will state you the importance of technology in education.
1. Help Kids and Children learn better
Integration of technology especially in primary and secondary standards can help a lot to engage kids and children in studies which otherwise is a challenging job. These days’ kids and teenagers are very much addicted to tech gadgets and they find reasons to spend more time using them. Hence if they get a chance to learn lessons through their favorite technical gadget, things will be much more interesting. They will have their own personalized level of learning with the help of e-learning tools and each student can have a grip on the lessons based on their capacity level.
2. Collaborative Learning by bridging borders
Technology can help students undertake various educational courses from top experts across the world through online lessons. If you browse online courses on the internet, you will find plenty of in-detailed courses on various academic, university level and technical topics. Students can choose the topic according to their choice, learn lessons through practical video demonstrations by experts, give mock tests to analyze their skills, do video calls with the experts for topic discussions and even interact with students to know across the world participating in the same course. As a result, a lot of ideas can make their mind innovative and analytical to have a broader perspective on each topic.
3. Help in Performance Assessments
Teachers through assessment technology can easily analyze the student’s performance like- How much time a student is taking to understand any particular topic, instantly calculate their response time, difficulty level and help them to overcome those difficulties step by step. For-ex- If a teacher after assessing the real-time assessment data finds a student’s IQ level strong enough he/she is given a more challenging task to move further. Similarly, for average performance students, the teacher can help them with their difficulties until they achieve the same level of confidence over the lessons.
4. Develop a competitive attitude in Students
The more students will learn through the exposure of modern technology and digital devices, more they will be able to develop their competency level. Normally traditional education system help students to excel in academics but do not prepare them for the corporate world. Use of technologies in universities, schools and colleges will help the students learn about teamwork, time management, task management, and brush up organizational skills which in the long run will help in their job career and business field.
5. Provide an extensive learning Experience
Integration of modern technologies like computers, tablets, laptops and all other forms of digital sources helps students get exposed to the huge library of knowledge beyond limited textbooks. Students can asses themselves with the help of various apps, websites, test their capabilities online and have better grades. Teaches also with the utilization of e-books can use the class time for topic discussions, digital presentations, and valuable interactions. Digital resources provide students a limitless learning facility.