Is Television Good or Bad for Students?

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With the world developping rapidly, we have enterred the information age, more and more media instruments are being introduced to us, and we become relying on them much more than before. Television is a good example. It is not surprise that most of families have bought television to their homes, it is also not surprise that many people like watching televeision every day and they are interested in the television programs. The number of people who like watching television is expanding to every age: children, youngers, the wrinkly and the old. As for adults, watching television seems to a common thing in the life that people nearly talk about this, however, people are more and more concerning about the problem that there are so many students addicting to television that they have no heart for their studies, so voices about that television is bad for students aroused, they say television embarrasses the students' study and it is harmful to their mental and physical health. It seems that television is of no good for students, but in my opinion, television is good for students.

I know that the most important use of television is to entertain ourselves, whereas,

television is a good teacher at the same time. Watching television helps the students gain knowledge by a diffrent way. If you watch a news program, you can receive the lattest news around the world, you can get the news in which you are interested most and expand your view to the world development, also what you have watched can become a part of your knowledge that is prepared for communicating with others. If you wacth a science program, you can get known about the science development, what reserch we have finished and what we are still reserching for, watching science program help arouse the students' interests in studying, they will work hard and wish to know more as long as they have motivation in their studies. If you watch a ecucation program, what you can gain from it is not...
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