ERIC Number: ED245667
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Nov-11
Reference Count: 0
Computer Contribution Act of 1983. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures of the Committee on Ways and Means. House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session, on H.R.701 (San Francisco, California).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Ways and Means.
This hearing on legislation designed to encourage contributions of computers and computer equipment to elementary and secondary schools emphasizes California's experience with a state-level program. Testimony is included from the following witnesses: Kay Pacheco, Alameda County Office of Education; Michael D. Rashkin, Apple Computer, Inc.; Barbara Bowen, Apple Education Foundation; David Bossen, Measurex Corp. on behalf of the American Electronics Association; Edmund G. Brown, Jr., National Commission on Industrial Innovation; Fern Burch, on behalf of Glenn T. Seaborg, Lawrence Hall of Science, University of California, Berkeley; Michael D. Schuetz, California Federation of Teachers, Committee on Computer Technology and Education; Del A. Weber, California Teachers Association; Bobby Goodson and LeRoy Finkel, Computer-Using Educators, Inc.; Alwine Fenton and Young Kim, Eden Gardens Elementary School, Hayward, California; Louis J. Goins, Baden High School, South San Francisco; Gary Gubitz, Hewlett-Packard Co.; Thomas Heineman. Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District; Lillian Heller, Kaypro Corp.; Emery Rogers Hewlett-Packard Foundation, National Grants Review Board; Joan Targ, Interactive Sciences, Inc.; and Chris Thacker, Jordan Middle School, Palo Alto, California. Statements are included from Donald Devine, Association of Data Processing Services Organizations; Sala Burton, California Congressional Representative; and Tandy Corporation/Radio Shack. (LMM)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Ways and Means.
Identifiers: California; Computer Uses in Education; Congress 98th; United States