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ERIC Number: EJ442836
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0268-0939
Rich Schools, Poor Schools, Boys and Girls: Computer Education in Australian Secondary Schools.
Hickling-Hudson, Anne
Journal of Education Policy, v7 n1 p1-21 Jan-Mar 1992
Discusses results of an Australian study showing how wealthy schools use their greater material and human resources to establish a relatively sophisticated computer education culture, compared with poorer schools. Students from well-off families, especially boys, benefit by being prepared for elite jobs. Educators committed to equity must be mindful of such discrepancies to address inequality issues. (24 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Australia; Computer Education; School District Wealth
Note: Available from Taylor & Francis, Inc., 1900 Frost