Every one of us surely dreamed of becoming a millionaire once in our life. But most of us are not aware of how can we attain such position or how much efforts and hard work those people put to become a millionaire. Does money be the only factor that makes them to be a millionaire? Do persons having better family background or having high wealth can only be rich? When we go through the life story of a millionaire and analyze how they attain such a position, we can realize that money alone cannot make anyone succeed in their life.
It is true that money makes us free from worries about paying life’s necessities. But if we don’t know how to use that money in a better way, there is no meaning in having it. So for being a successful man in life, education is also important. Education doesn’t mean graduated from a top university or having high degree of qualification. But it is how a person behaves in a society. Real education teaches everyone how to think, to be curious and to understand others feelings. It helps us to become a better human being by providing the knowledge to earn money and how to use it wisely and how to invest it for a better future. Everyone in this world is a learner throughout his life. Life always teaches everyone new lessons through various experiences, both good and bad. So to overcome all these difficulties and to reach over goal, one should have positive attitude towards life.
When we analyze a millionaire life, it can be seen that there will be a lot of ups and downs throughout their life. But that doesn’t bring them down or force them to leave there dream. For every down, there will be extra ups in their life. The energy level we get after overcoming a failure is much more than before. Such an attitude is essential for everyone who have high goal and it can be attain through a good education. Character building and education is much relative to each other. Better character means having a positive attitude towards life, understanding self as well as others emotions, to think critically and wisely, to be healthy and good minded. Everyone wish to be free from worries. But money alone couldn’t give satisfaction in life. More than money survival is important. One of the advantages of education is that it is not just about read and write. It is about using their own advantages by utilizing the knowledge for their growth. Thus they can live without depending on others. Even though education is not mandatory for earning money, to get respect from the society one should be educated. It also helps to gain reputation by being in a great position.
Reading is one of the important skill everyone have and if we develop it by making reading good books as a hobby, a lot of positive changes will happens to our life. Through reading, we not only attain knowledge about what was written in it but also develop our mind by improving our memory, focus and concentration, strong analytical thinking skills, vocabulary expansion, stress reduction and so on. Benefits we get by reading a single book are priceless. So it is important to have a habit of reading from childhood itself.
In earlier times, schools provided better libraries to students for improving their reading skills and knowledge. Such Libraries having calmed and peace atmosphere will made the readers to be more involved and concentrated in their reading. Lot of public libraries was also available in those times. Such library not only helps to access good books but also cause to form great human relations between those who came there. Visiting library and spending time there was a part of their life habitat at that time.
But today, as a result of development in technology and social media, people’s approach to reading and books are also changed. Everyone is busy with their own life matters and they have no time to spend in libraries and all. Also every information they needed are now getting in front of them through internet just by one click. Thereby traditional way of reading is now changed into digital reading. Books are changed into E-book. As the name suggests, E-books means electronic book, which is the electronic version of a traditional print book that can be read by personal computer or any other kind of reading devices. Now a day people who loves reading are more attracted towards this. Because it is very simple and easy to purchase e books through the internet. Once you downloaded it, you can read it at any time you wish without internet connection. It is very helpful to all who don’t have time to spend in library or other book store for purchasing books. One of the positive sides of eBooks is that it needs less space and it is portable. It is very easy to carry hundreds of books within a memory card, laptop or other storage device not worrying about their weight.
Here the question arises Does this e reading affects critical thinking of students. There is less chance to happen so. Because critical thinking means the ability to think clearly and independently. One who is interested in reading will read whatever good books he gets. Whether it is printed books or eBooks doesn’t become a problem here. All maters here is what they read and how comfort he is with that. E-Book reading doesn’t restrict one’s critical thinking. Because technology is one of the best platform to clear all your doubts and also to express your suggestion and opinions. How you utilizing it matters here. If you over depend on technology, it will badly affects your thinking capability. But if you use it in a good way, it will definitely improve your critical thinking capability and encourage you more towards reading by providing the best information.
Today technology has become an integral part of our lives by bringing various benefits to our life. Day by day, a lot of inventions are happening in this field and it results in developing new products. By making our work easier and fast, technology is slowly taking over the world and now it is impossible to think a day without the use of technology. Now technology is essential in almost every sector like education, medicine, transportation, entertainment etc. Of these it has a great influence in Educational field and students life. Like everything other, Technology also has its own good and bad sides. How it effects in our life depends on how we use it. By using it properly and in useful way, we can make great changes in our life. Let us take a look on how advancements in technology influence on education sector.
Unlimited source of resources
One of the most important thing about technology is that it provides resource to every information around the world. Just clicking single button, the answer or information we need about any topic will reach in front of us. These priceless benefits are attained by the development of internet which is accessible through mobile phones, laptops or computers. These facilities paved way for students to get answer for their questions and doubts about anything around the world quickly.
More interactive experience
Utilizing technology not only benefits to students, but also to teachers. Teaching strategies were also changed due to advancement in technology. Teachers changed their traditional method of teaching and makes students friendly classroom. Teaching by showing videos, diagrams and other attractive things makes students more interested towards learning and it also help them to get into the subject easily. As powerful search engines allow simply way to find the answers, students can do their assignments or projects without depending others.
Instantly updated information
Everything in this world is changing day by day. So we need to update our knowledge along with it. This updated information can be get easily by the help of technology. Through various social media and other online sources, we can get updated information at any time. It will make people to expand their knowledge. Having access to the technology and social media will make children to develop their thoughts and express their opinion publicly.
Save precious resources
If things become digitalised, it is easier to save them for further reference. Before technology comes, we used papers to save any important documents. One of the disadvantage of this practice is that there is a chance to destroy or loss it from us. But now we can save any documents as soft copies in computer for unlimited time without any damage. We can take its hard copy at any time we want. This is very helpful to students and teachers as they can save their work safely and use it for further reference.