The Internet: The Challenge of Today’s Teachers

Education and the internet are two things that cannot be separated in this era of globalization. Both teachers and students have no restrictions on using the internet. However, the problem now is whether teachers can use the internet properly? This question was asked because in general internet users in Indonesia are demographics born after 1990. They grew and grew up by computers, television, radio, sophisticated gadgets with various brands, and the internet. This group is the generation that grew up when information technology took root and became a daily necessity. They are called digital natives, natives of the digital era.

In contrast to teachers who were generally born in the 70s and 80s. At that time information technology was not too dominant. Most of the teachers are those who start using technology after being a bit mature or digital immigrants. This difference between teachers and students separates the two generations between the digital divide.

This difference causes the …

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