According to a study by IT Trade Association CompTIA
, 75 percent of educators think that technology has a positive impact in the education process, but why?
Interactive classroom games that rely on technology are proven to enhance enthusiasm & engagement. What’s more, 9 out of 10 students suggest that using technology in the classroom would help prepare them for the digital future.
Online homework has time tracking, this gives teachers a greater insight into where students might be struggling, or where they are spending most of their time. Online courses highlight to teachers which students they should be focusing their attention on. Online homework gives students the opportunity to retake modules or lessons until they have a better understanding of the topic.
From a duty of care perspective, it is now expected that students are contactable in case of emergency, or they have the means to contact parents at all times. It’s suggested that giving children a mobile phone enhances the feeling of responsibility and develops ownership skills.