The application of information technology to
education will drive educational reform across the
Over 20 famous universities in China are establishing
cyber-campuses, enabling more students to receive higher
Compared with traditional education, on-line
education will fundamentally change teaching techniques.
Teachers' function will mainly be to guide and
organize, while students take the initiative to lead
their learning process. The computer will be an
essential teaching tool, providing students with more
information than ever.
However, more profound is the change of people's
mindsets. The new mode ushers in a new teaching theory
that aims to develop students' practical abilities and
To develop Internet education, schools should spare
no efforts to promote educational innovation.
In the new mode of education, teachers need to help
students develop their abilities in an all-round way,
which requires educators to give students more leeway to
think and talk during class.
Headmasters should cultivate school "brand
recognition" - the core of which is to improve the
quality of education. In the future, only renowned
schools will be able to attract the best students,
increase enrolment and make a profit.
Because of the low speed and high cost of Internet
services in China now, offline service should also be
provided to save money for the students.