Many people study English as a Second Language. Some are immigrants who are starting a new life in the United States, some are students that want to study at a university in the U. It also provides the teacher with another set of tools for teaching. Technology is a tool, it is not the solution.
Technology is often seen as a way to increase learning and collaboration on students on college campuses. The current generation of college students has basically grown up with technology in their lives always, and these students are among the earliest of creations of new advances in technology. With this students are encouraged to explore new ways of learning as well as connecting to their campus. Technology has become an increasing presence in society. Most of it has been for the better, but there is a dark side to technology that has been forming. Many works of literature have been written in order to expose this negative presence.
The traditional ways of socializing and expressing oneself in great detail are becoming a thing of the past and are rapidly being replaced by the growing technologically advanced products available to the every day consumer. It is argued that communication through technological means has its advantages such as speed and convenience but the disadvantages cannot be neglected, such as language misinterpretation and absence of context. Additionally it creates a digital division between members of communities, thus constructing a sense of isolation between family, friends and work colleagues. With mobile phones, computer tablets and laptops growing in popularity with school students in particular, there are growing concerns for the use of grammar and punctuation techniques in schools or essentially lack of.