Importance of learning computer at an early age


We know life is tough, COVID-19 made it tougher.  All of sudden, be it a student or a working professional, they felt a surge of importance in learning computers. If we can equip our children with IT skills, they will have an ace over others. As parents of young children, it is our duty to prepare our children to be ready to tackle the unseen hurdles of the future.


The Computer is a device utilized in almost every field even where it's most unexpected. That's why this age is called the age of electronics. And now we cannot decipher and imagine a world without computers that is. Computers have made our life so easy, we simply can not ignore them. They  are everywhere from a high-tech lab to our bedroom in the form of laptop, PC, tablet or phone. Computers help kids to grasp complex things easily with the help of visualisation tools. Children can learn at a fast pace if they know how to use these available resources by training and observation.


Learning computer at early age can improve the following skills-

  • Develop Math and Literacy Skills

  • Fine motor skills

  • Gross motor skills

  • Creative development

  • Mathematical development

  • Increases self-esteem and self-confidence

  • Expand Imaginations

  • Social skills

Being their parent or mentor it is our moral duties that we take care of few things while teaching computers. We should make our kids understand about computer and internet etiquette  and cyber bullies. Apart from that we need to supervise their activities on computer just to ensure that they are not preyed up-on by wrong people on the other side. Last but not the least, there should be limited exposure of screen based on age.