ERIC Number: ED348004
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Computing: Social Considerations. A Symposium.
Knupfer, Nancy Nelson; And Others
Three of four related papers presented at this symposium are included in this collection together with a brief descriptive introduction. These papers presented viewpoints about the social, political, and economic issues surrounding the use of computers in schools; each of the five presenters addressed a particular aspect of a critical social issue. The three papers are: (1) "Educational Computing and School Change: Influences on Teachers' Roles and Pedagogy" (Nancy Nelson Knupfer); (2) "Education as Marketplace" (Howard Besser); and (3) "Computers and Copyright: The Unpopular Dilemma" (Landra L. Rezabek). (BBM)
Descriptors: Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Copyrights, Curriculum Development, Distance Education, Educational Change, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Political Influences, Postsecondary Education, Science and Society, Socioeconomic Influences, Teacher Role, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: In: Proceedings of Selected Research and Development Presentations at the Convention of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology and Sponsored by the Research and Theory Division; see IR 015 706. For the 1991 symposium on educational computing, see ED 334 990.