ERIC Number: ED173771
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Computer Applications in Reading.
Mason, George E.; Blanchard, Jay S.
Consituting the first full treatment of computers in reading, this volume focuses on recent developments in computer assisted instruction and its classroom implications. The eight chapters provide information on the following topics: the development of digital computers and of programs for using them for educational purposes, college centers developing computer based reading programs, public school applications of computers to reading instruction, computer assessment of readability and textbook analysis, sources of computer services, recommended uses of computers in the reading program, computers in reading research, and the future of the computer as an aid to reading instruction. Extensive annotated references are provided for each chapter. (FL)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Content Analysis, Educational Technology, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Program Content, Program Development, Readability, Reading Instruction, Reading Programs, Reading Research
International Reading Association, 800 Barksdale Road, Newark, Delaware 19711 (Order No. 936, $3.00 member, $4.50 non-member)
Publication Type: Books; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Reading Association, Newark, DE.