ERIC Number: ED234480
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Management Uses of Microcomputers. The Best of ERIC on Educational Management, Number 71.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.
This annotated bibliography lists 12 items in the ERIC system that concern various applications of microcomputers in educational management. The literature here annotated examines the development of management information systems, papers on administrative computing presented at the 1982 Association for Educational Data Systems conference, educational budgeting and computer technology, steps to follow in choosing administrative software or a student information management system, hidden costs of office computerization, and the development of a simple, unified information base by using a database management system. Other annotated documents examine microcomputers in planning and monitoring custodial work, controlling inventory, computerized purchasing, the importance of school managers' awareness of the "human factor" when introducing new technology to school staff members, microcomputer applications in educational program planning development, and the development of a computerized record-keeping system to reduce paperwork created by efforts to comply with certain government regulations. (PB)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Computer Literacy, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Programs, Educational Administration, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Literature Reviews, Management Information Systems, Microcomputers, Minicomputers
Publications, ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 (free).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.