The role of education is to inspire. It should help students recognize their uniqueness and overcome difficulties so that they can fulfill their own potential. It should foster critical thinking and creativity. It should empower students to develop the skills needed in today’s world. Somewhat new in this picture, is the rapid and constant technological development that creates both great opportunities and challenges for schools and for the whole system.
This understanding is crucial for the implementation of any changes as education is very delicate area with no place for lighthearted experimentation. There are no quick fixes and education is much localized. What is inevitable in the near future, though, is the increasing role of technology in education. When implemented in an effective manner, technology can positively impact learning and teaching process.