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In Europe , the pace of change in the digital economy has caused the government to predict that within 20 years, 90% of all jobs will require some element of digital skills.
technology is of vital importance to young people immersed in a digital world. It is of critical importance that they develop at least a basic knowledge of computer technology and digital literacy, and it is only fair that children are given the chance to express their creativity and satisfy their curiosity using computing devices.
- Nearly a quarter of four-year-olds have their own tablet device.
- A quarter of internet users first used the web when they were six or younger. n Half of 9- to 16-year-olds use smartphones on a daily basis.
- 95% of UK 15-year-olds use social media before or after school. Around a third of them are classified as ‘extreme internet users’.