ERIC Number: ED249483
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Computer Applications in Reading. Second Edition.
Mason, George E.; And Others
Constituting an updated treatment of the use of computers for reading instruction, this book focuses on recent developments in computer assisted instruction and its classroom implications. The ten chapters cover the following topics: (1) the development of digital computers and their programs, (2) college and university centers in computer based reading programs, (3) school applications of computers to reading instruction, (4) computer assessment of readability and textbook analysis, (5) sources of computer services, (6) recommended uses of computers in the reading program, (7) computers in reading research, (8) background information about computers in education, (9) software, and (10) the future of the computer as an aid to reading instruction. (HTH)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Software, Educational Research, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Microcomputers, Program Content, Program Development, Readability, Reading Instruction, Reading Programs, Reading Research, Teaching Methods
International Reading Association, 800 Barksdale Rd., PO Box 8139, Newark, DE 19714 (IRA Book No. 936, $5.50 member, $8.00 nonmember).
Publication Type: Books; Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: International Reading Association, Newark, DE.
Note: For the first edition, see ED 173 771.