The children of the IT generation are privileged to grow a tactical development with the first steps of technology by using tablets. As already mentioned by many bloggers as “digital babysitters”, tablets are helping kids to get engaged in not only watching their favorite animation movies but also helping them to start reading. This generation is witnessing the tablets to be the first learning devices teaching children everything from knowing alphabets to colors. They are smart and fast learners. Nowadays, most kids know how to open the apps before they learn talking.
In most cases, the schools have successfully remodeled their traditional classrooms into digital classrooms. Instead of books and pens, schools now encourage students to use tablets for school in the classrooms. The schools collaborate with tablet repairers and get the products insured to cover the repairs and replacements easily.
Information technology has improved various sectors and now the education system is indebted to the contributions of internet and the smart devices that help learning faster and easier.
Here are the top 5 reasons of the rising use of tablets in schools—
One of the top reasons for using tablets is the touch screen facility that allows children to surf faster than pressing buttons. They find the display more visually appealing that helps in fast learning.
Tablets are lighter in weight and portable. Even the kindergarten kids can carry the light weighted tablets across the classrooms and enjoy the fun way of learning while playing. Even the students of higher classes find learning from tablets more convenient than using the pen and paper. According to them, it is more time-saving and less stressful learning process.
Quick audio & video player
The tablets have media players that stimulate the audio visual classes more. Learning can be more joyful and practical on these smart devices than the blackboard teaching.
Collection of useful Apps
Students can easily download the relevant education apps from Google Play Store or Apple Store considering the device they use. Schools use antivirus and protection software for preventing students to download irrelevant apps that are not necessary in the classes. Monitoring the tablet use is also possible by the school management.
Increases computing ability
Children from an early stage can enhance their computing skills. We often heard about a 12-year old developing an app. So, if they can learn fast computing they can start to cope up with the rising technology faster.