Technology’s Impact To A Student’s Education

Children are great imitators. It is the reason why it is always better for parents, guardians or people in authorities to model good behavior than preaching them. But in today’s modern world, young kids are exposed to an insane amount of technology in their lives. From the moment they wake up, they have to deal with numerous tech gadgets at home. The list even grows when they start going to school. They begin using some software very early. These tech gadgets have a big role in shaping how a child turns out to be without us knowing especially when it comes to important developmental stages they need to go through as they grow.

Kids these days can’t relate to the struggle older people had when they had to trudge school without the help of the World Wide Web especially when doing assignments or research. You actually had to look for reference books in the library that are just as complex as the topic you are looking for. But this tech shortcut of today is actually messing with student’s brain, bypassing important cognitive processes necessary for learning. Yet still, we can’t deny how much easier and more comfortable life has become now that we have these smart gadgets to do most of the work and thinking for us. Even kids today have their own smartphones with them like most adults do. Despite this apparent necessity in owning smart gadgets, it isn’t …