Catching Them Young for ICT: A Big Challenge for the 21st Century Teacher

Authors: 1Adefila J.S., 2Yahya M.N.

Computer has become the most widely accepted tool in the world. Now, computers are present everywhere – office, home, our hands, pockets, waist and even our necks The challenge before us now is not only how to use this technology but also become a stake holder in the design and development of computer technology. This paper reviews the development of electronic computer technology, its challenge to various sectors of economy, the yearling of our youth to this technology and need for teachers pick up this challenge as a means to provide ICT ready graduates for every sector of national economy and governance.

1, 2 Department of Business Education, Kwara State College Of Education, Ilorin