Essay On Role Of Media In Education

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Media plays an effective and essential role for running the show of any formal or informal teaching-learning process. Communicating is sharing information or providing entertainment by speaking, writing, or other methods. Mass media is important type of communication to send message to large audience. Books are the one of the oldest methods of mass communication. The development of modern technologies there were many media that have been developed and used for educational development. Present day functioning of schools has been very much influenced by the media, especially by electronic media after globalization of economy and culture. Penetration of television channels and increase in the awareness of general public due to open knowledge…show more content…
The large population of the school subjects such as mathematics, science, social science, and communication are rapidly relay on media for their teaching and learning.
6. Thus the media enhance the teaching-learning effectiveness by utilizing various media like printed material, radio, video, television, internet, e-learning, and multimedia.

The significant Role of Media in Education
1. Media can help young people put current images and messages about how the media work and enhance the teaching and learning process.
2. Media is the most powerful tool of communication. It helps promoting the right things on right time. It gives a real exposure to the mass audience about what is right or wrong.
3. Media create interest in students learning and turn their attention to educational topics.
4. Media provide necessary basis for gradual and supplementary learning and make it perpetual.
5. Media give real and actual experience to students and motivate then for more activities.
6. They provide students with some experience that cannot be acquired from other ways, so they increase their mental development, deep understanding, and learning
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People, especially, the students read newspapers for learning different aspects about life, art, culture and science of both home and abroad. Almost every newspaper has its own education page. In the page they published educational articles written by teachers, trainers, students, and experts. It also publishes different difficult explanations, questions and answers of secondary and higher secondary levels. The role of Print Media in the process of education is of special importance. Print Media like Newspapers, Journals and Magazines are the basic oldest channels of communication between one sources to other. Print Media are being printed in every regional language to facilitate, the readers to get information and knowledge in one’s own mother
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