Research shows that computer-based learning stimulates enthusiasm for learning in any situation and that guided computer use promotes self-confidence and independence in students. The objectives of the FUTUREKIDS program are to:
Introduce students to the exciting world of computers and teach computer mastery skills
Give teachers the skills and confidence needed to integrate technology into their classrooms
Teach students the proper and logical applications of the computer
Build confidence in a challenging, learning environment
Instill independence and enthusiasm needed to meet new challenges
Promote creative thinking strategies
Develop fine motor and visual discrimination skills
The Futurekids curriculum is designed to teach computer mastery skills to children age 4 to 15. Skills are taught using various child oriented themes so as to provide students with practical computer literacy and computer mastery training in a fun-filled environment.
Why do children need to learn computer skills at a young age?