Good communication is the gateway to learning, friendships, academic achievement and success at work

Turning technology into a communication opportunity

Technology plays an important role in our lives. It has increased the number of people we can communicate with, which widens our experiences and can be enriching linguistically.

However, we can't underestimate the importance and value of face-to-face communication. This is how children learn to communicate and provides excellent opportunities to develop a wider vocabulary.

Download these factboxes to help you strike the right balance and for advice on how to use technology as a opportunity for communication and interaction.

Please click here to download the 10 point plan for making technology communication friendly.

Please click here to download the ultimate communications device factbox.