ERIC Number: ED365586
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Shining Worlds: Putting Technology To Work for Law-Related Education. Working Conference on Technology and Law-Related Education (Boston, Massachusetts, October 1992).
American Bar Association, Chicago, IL. Special Committee on Youth Education for Citizenship.
This document is a collection of articles growing out of a conference on technology and law related education. The papers are intended to give a broad overview of some of the technologies that allow access to more law related education information, to illustrate the potential of multimedia presentations, and to examine new tools available to teachers and students that enhance both the understanding and communication of law related concepts. This document contains 15 articles dealing with law related education and technology, as well as a program of the conference agenda. The articles include: "Distance Education: Using Technology to Make All America a School" (Pamela Pease); "Implications of Emerging Technologies for LRE on Students with Disabilities" (Wanda Routier); "An LRE Resource Directory" (Julia Ann Gold); "Tapping into Law-Related Information" (Julia Hardin); "Meet ERIC: Grandaddy of Education Databases" (Jane Henson); "NICELNet: Now Available on Compuserve" (Wanda Routier); "Welcome to WESTLAW" (Beth Wilson); "Energizing Social Studies through the Use of Technology" (Dick Rattan; Linda Spoales); "Interactive Law-Related Education: Making Students Part of the Action" (Don King); "Using Interactive Television to Bring LRE to Rural Schools" (Jan Harper); "Celebrating Law Day Via Satellite" (Marjorie Menzi); "Getting the Goods: High-Tech on a Low-Budget" (Harry Garvin); "Cable in the Classroom" (Ellen Sims; Dennis Urso); "Using Technology in a Big Way at a Small School" (Don Surgeon); and "Shining Worlds, Renaissance Exploration, and Stained-Glass Windows" (Bertram Cottine). (DK)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Curriculum Enrichment, Educational Resources, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Law Related Education, Learning Activities, Social Studies
American Bar Association, Special Committee on Youth Education for Citizenship, 541 North Fairbanks Court, Chicago, IL 60611-3314.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Bar Association, Chicago, IL. Special Committee on Youth Education for Citizenship.
Identifiers: ERIC; Law Day; WESTLAW Retrieval System