ERIC Number: ED213389
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
School Microware Reviews. Evaluations of Educational Software for Apple, PET, TRS-80, with Index to Evaluations in Other Publications.
School Microware Reviews, v1 n1 Sum 1981
This document describes the operation and quality of pre-college instructional software sold for use on microcomputers. It also assists in locating other sources of similar information about instructional software. This edition is limited to programs for the Apple II, Commodore PET, and Radio Shack TRS-80 Model I. Fifty reviews of software products from 21 different suppliers are listed. In addition, an index is included which provides access to 287 reviews of instructional software published over the past two years by a dozen different magazines and journals. Also described is the User Software Review Program, a cooperative program through which persons interested in evaluating software may receive free or reduced price copies of School Microware Reviews. Advice is given on selecting software for review and on submitting evaluations. A copy of the evaluation form to be used is also provided. (LLS)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Programs, Content Analysis, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Criteria, Instructional Materials, Microcomputers
Dresden Associates, P.O. Box 246, Dresden, ME 04342 ($20.00 per issue).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Tests/Questionnaires; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dresden Associates, Dresden, ME.
Identifiers: Apple II; Commodore PET; Critical Analysis; Reviewing Sources; TRS 80
Note: For related document, see ED 196 431.