The development of information technology in education gets a positive impact. With the development of information technology, education began to show significant changes. No changes are developing ways of teaching in education. Today, distance and time is not a significant problem for knowledge transfer. Many software and applications created to facilitate the transfer of knowledge.
One of the very important role of media to disseminate the latest educational information in the world of education is the internet. This would make any teacher can keep abreast of the latest information in the world or education they pursue. In addition to the latest information, the Internet presence has an impact on the advancement of education. Progress in question in this case is a change from the initial situation to the new situation better than before.
A person who is engaged in the world of education should make innovation and renewal. Innovation is needed not only for the benefit of students, so that students feel happy with the lessons they follow, but also for the teachers, so teachers can add knowledge to a more mature experience, also relieve boredom in teaching.
Use of the Internet for education have positive and negative impacts. Its positive impact, namely:
1. The required information more quickly and easily accessible for educational purposes.
2. Innovation in learning is growing with innovations e-book or e-learning is increasingly facilitate the educational process.
3. Advances in Technology and Information also enables the development of a virtual class or class-based teleconference, which does not require educators and learners are in one room.
4. The system administration easier and smoother for the application of Information Technology Systems.
In addition to having a positive impact, the Information Technology also has a negative impact on them:
1. Facilitate the violation of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) for the more easily people in accessing the data, thus causing people to plagiarism will commit fraud.
2. Although the system of administration of an educational institution like a system without a gap, but if there is a carelessness in running the system would be fatal.
3. Causes people to think short and survive the concentration in a short time, because it depends on the tools used.
With the information and communication technology, can help us to learn and get the information we need from anywhere, anytime, and from anyone. In education, the development of information technology has a positive impact, because with the rapid development of information technology, education began to show significant changes. Nevertheless, we also have to keep thinking about the negative impact of the development of Information Technology.