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ERIC Number: EJ1017635
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Nov-10
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1990-3839
The Role of ICT in the Teaching and Learning of History in the 21st Century
Adesote, S. A; Fatoki, O. R
Educational Research and Reviews, v8 n21 p2155-2159 Nov 2013
This paper examines the role of Information and Communication Technology in the Teaching and Learning of History in the Senior Secondary School in the 21st century. The new Information and communication technologies of internet and multimedia which have led to positive impact in the field of education in most developed countries are still at infancy or not used at all in the classroom instruction in the developing countries. ICTs are potential powerful enabling tools for effective teaching and learning. The paper argues that the central role of ICT is to provide additional strategies that can be used to address major educational challenges being faced by teachers and students of History in the 21st century. The paper therefore concludes that the appropriate use of ICT can influence and change traditional methods of teaching and learning of History thereby ensuring quality education.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Secondary Education; High Schools
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Nigeria
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A