Education is regarded by most Filipinos as one of their basic needs. It is the most vital of all resources. It is because children of today are in the society which is very different from the past. They are now exposed to new and improved technology, faced with varied and more complex problems and strongly motivated by a desire for better life.
Education plays a very important role in the development of a child. It prepares the child to face more complex problems and adopt himself to his environment normally. The Philippine educational system facilitates urgent and meaningful changes and development of its citizenry’s scientific knowledge, skills and attitudes so that he ...view middle of the document...
When we come to think of students, they are the ones who learn ideas to become more responsible and productive someday.
The new millennium has brought new trends and movements that have profoundly touch the lives of people throughout the world. These changes make the world a global village, and people live in a world of globalization. These speeded interactions among people in the various parts of the globe precipitated the need for a lot of information.
Indeed, adapting to globalization needs a rethinking of how things should be in education. Apparently, there is an increased demand for global skills and competencies in order to cope with the demands of the new age of man. One of the demands is the competence in the field of technology. It is said that inventions change the way we live. Technology and the strong presence of mass media is a classic example of this and it has indeed changed our way of living.
The mass media are diversified media technologies that are intended to reach a large audience by mass communication. The technologies through which this communication takes place varies. Broadcast media such as radio, recorded music, film and television transmit their information electronically. Print media use a physical object such as a newspaper, book, pamphlet or comics to distribute their information. Outdoor media is a form of mass media that comprises billboards, signs or placards placed inside and...