What's the importance of ICT in primary schools curriculum?

What's the importance of ICT in primary schools curriculum?

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ICT in Primary School can help to embed the basic skills that are used in future life; if taught successfully the basics, such as good file management, will help a student in years to come.
matt.rutherford
04 December 2011
It is very important that education keeps pace with industry and market developments. This process starts from primary school. In many casesbit would develop some of the skills they have already started to learn outside of the classroom.
missv
18 November 2013
The benefits of early ICT are numerous, not least due to the ever increasing demand of ICT skills in the workplace!
Sarah R.
19 November 2013
With the widespread use of technology in the home and workplace, it is important that children can grow with the knowledge and skills to use it. As a teacher of ICT to adults, I always get comments that their kids and grandchildren show them how to use a device such as a computer or tablet.Teaching ICT at primary level is a great foundation to grow from, especially as technology gets more advanced, we need the people with the right skills to use it and fix it when it goes wrong.
domitclass
22 June 2014
ICT is one of the biggest growing industries and to function in high school and out in the adult world, knowledge of ICT is vital. Children learn skills very early and if they learn ICT young, they have the potential to studying programming at High School.
lcrose
30 July 2014
ICT provides children with the tools to understand the ever advancing technology that is happening in this modern world! I like to use ICT as a teaching tool - how to write documents, write emails etc
laurenmoore1810
31 July 2014
Hello studentquestionsdirect,ICT was not taught in my primary school, nor was it taught in my brothers' and sisters' primary schools. Moreover, my younger brother is attending primary school and he is still not being taught ICT. I live in South London, pretty popular and where the government relies on most for education purposes, in this case, ICT seems pretty irrelevant. Depends on the school.Thank you,Warda
wardabakri
02 August 2014
ICT provides wide range of employment. These days we see numerous youth employed as a result of their ICT knowledge. Graphic designers, programmers, network operators, architectural works among others are a few of the works provided by the study of ICT
Ebenezer
13 August 2020
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