ERIC Number: ED364239
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
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Information Searcher: The Newsletter for CD-ROM and Online Searching in Schools, 1992.
Berger, Pam, Ed.
Information Searcher, v4 n2-v5 n1 1992
These four newsletter issues for 1992 provide information about the use of (CD-ROM) technology in the school. Each issue contains one or more feature articles, along with program descriptions, examples of CD-ROM applications, and reviews of CD-ROM products and technology support. Volume 4, Number 2, focuses on the use of satellite information in all disciplines of the kindergarten through grade 12 curriculum in the Marple Newtown School District (Pennsylvania), in "Students Access Satellite Information.""Multimedia: Changing the Way We Teach and Learn" is the feature article in Volume 4, Number 3, a description of multimedia use and the Linkway system developed by International Business Machines. The lead article in Volume 4, Number 4, "Dateline: World, 2010," introduces the student of the future. Another article discusses school use of the Internet. Volume 5, Number 1, focuses on "CD-ROM: The Technology Impacting School Libraries." This issue also reviews 19 CD-ROM products available for schools. (SLD)
Descriptors: Communications Satellites, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Networks, Computer Software Reviews, Educational Technology, Elementary School Students, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Multimedia Instruction, Newsletters, Online Searching, Optical Data Disks, School Libraries, Secondary School Students, Technological Advancement
Information Searcher, Datasearch Group Inc., 14 Hadden Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583 ($34 annually; $39 Canada; $42 Europe and all others).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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