Teens, Technology, And Friendships : The Use Of Technology And Communication

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One of the greatest benefits for technology is developing human relationship. The information age today has created conditions for people to communicate, share interests, ideas, jobs with modern media- The growing number of internet, including social networks. It can be said that social networking connects people all over the world, shortens space, time and promotes international co-operation. Social networking is one of the best ways to introduce yourself to everyone. Introducing your own personality, interests and views on social networks can help us find opportunities for personal development. We can know a lot about friends and families by making friends on social networks. We can also meet and interact with everyone in the world with similar interests or views. From there, they can build better relationships or cooperate in many aspects (Cotter,2015). In the Teens, Technology and Friendships(2015) demonstrates that “ For American teens, making friends isn’t just confined to the school yard, playing field or neighborhood – many are making new friends online. Fully 57% of teens ages 13 to 17 have made a new friend online, with 29% of teens indicating that they have made more than five new friends in online venues.” Along with the development of science and technology, the application of modern technology to the educational process is indispensable. The effectiveness of using technology, modern teaching equipment in the education process has been confirmed in practice, especially the ability to make lectures become lively, teachers can orientate,access to a rich source of knowledge.In his article entitled “Journal of Learning Sciences” John Belcher(2005) claims that according to IT industry experts, the flat world of the globalization era requires dynamic people who master technology, capture and process information. Therefore, the way teaching and learning also change in the direction of active learning. Teachers and learners must interact frequently, before, during and after school. Today's students are no longer afraid of the lack of documents and materials for knowledge development, because they are all available in the vast archives of the internet. Enhance excitement and motivation of learner. Create
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