International Journal of Advanced Research and Development

International Journal of Advanced Research and Development


International Journal of Advanced Research and Development
International Journal of Advanced Research and Development
Vol. 3, Issue 1 (2018)

Role of information technology in education


Navdeep

Revolutions have always begun from the world of words & Ideas. It comes as no surprise that education is breaking the entire predefined boundary to weave its own attractive web in the internet (Information Technology). With recent development and advances, Information Technology in education is virtually a new source of educators, teachers and students (all learners). Information technology is being successfully utilize in resolving many our problems: hence its success is generalize to the teaching-learning situation with IT in others fields develops pressure for education to accepts technology by acquiescence of the new technologies based on advocacy to greater extend than it is based on supporting evidence. Change is the basic/fundamental rule of nature but this change is always purposeful & provides various new opportunities & makes a co-ordination with nature. In the same way, change is required in entire education system which should be fruitful & lucrative for whole world. So, Information Technology (IT) is also part of this change& has created a new revolution in education. Now, everybody realized the importance of IT because it is affecting to the quality of teaching-learning process. Recent developments in IT have opened new challenges & opportunities for te education. The present article describes that how IT plays a significant role in education. The pace of IT development & effective use of it in educational settings have drastically accumulated during the past decade through the combination of computation, connectivity, visual & multimedia capacity, minimization, & high speed have radically changed the potential for technologies in entire education system. These developments are now making it possible for education on-line. IT as a teaching –learning tool has enormous potential to elevate education. There is enough scope for teacher to dynamically interact & collaborate with subject content. Because it makes them more than one sense simultaneously. This article assesses the effective role of IT tools in teacher training & education programme. In recent years, IT have widely & successfully used for assess to teacher education, to raise its quality, to reform, reposition & engineer it. A nation’s intellectual strength depends on IT support. The use if IT to enhance the efficacy of transaction & productivity is the driving force in this new era of social & economic transformation in the new society called “Information Society”. Moreover, IT have changed the world more permanently and profoundly than any technology so for seen in history and brought about a transformation of civilization to match. (Johi Diebold). In India the government has announced “operation knowledge”.Inernet connectivity in all schools will convert them into smart schools where the emphasis is not onlyon IT but also use of skills & values (Manorama Year Book 2002).‘ Information Technology has now become the driving force in education field. The IT convergence of technology has emerged as a new force to bring about multiple educational services through single channel. IT has being seen as a panacea for solving major educational problems. Similarly, introduction of IT in the educational process is seen as a step towards improving the quality of education and breezing the social and educational gap (Agarwal 1993). However, experiences indicates that advance ness of IT in education have been hogged by those who could afford to have access and used IT.
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Navdeep. Role of information technology in education. International Journal of Advanced Research and Development, Volume 3, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 628-633
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