In fact, the Internet can clearly be used to research information in the same way as a library but more conveniently.
On the whole, rather than holding students back, I believe modern technology has actually improved standards of education considerably.
Children who build early confidence and experience in these abilities are at a distinct advantage over those who have not.
From a professional perspective, the computer has found a permanent place in the workplace.
Today, employers still pay to provide computer training to their employees.
Tomorrow, corporations will expect prospective job applicants to already possess these critical job skills.
For instance, when I was in university, students brought their laptops to class to take notes, do research and exchange information.
They wrote assignments, created presentations and developed databases.
In fact, some people believe that modern technology does a lot of our thinking for us and, as a result, we are going to lose our ability to think for ourselves.
In my opinion, spelling skills have definitely deteriorated in recent years.