It is not surprising with technological advances we have in the world that we are seeing more and more technology in the classroom. This stretches from college level to the grammar and middle school levels. It is becoming more and more normal to see technology such as computers and Internet in the classroom. With these advances students are able to accomplish great goals and take skills they learn to the next level and apply them to future class work and life. The great advantages of technology in the classroom are that it opens the students up to more experiences and that allows them more opportunities they would otherwise not have.
When the students are able to experience technology in their daily lives they are more adaptable to learning new technology as they work through life. This means that they can more easily pick up what comes along through the school years. Students today will be faced with an extremely technologically intense world when they come out of school. Not being equipped to handle this can set them back and keep them from being successful. They can learn much more when they are tied into the world technologically.
There are a number of schools that have successfully integrated technology into the plan. They provide students with the ability to use computers, to have guests in the classroom via web seminars and the students can learn a great deal with the use of the Internet. These are great things for each student to learn and they will carry them through the college years. The ability to get online with the help of a teacher to research a project is a great advantage for the students and in fact a necessity when you consider that they will need to do so when they move on in school.