ERIC Number: ED212253
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Computer Use in Santa Clara County Schools.
Fitting, Marjorie A.
This publication provides not only a directory of schools in Santa Clara County and nearby with information on their use of computers, but listings of sources for various resources on educational use of computers, information about using and obtaining software, and descriptions of three news making events. The first section lists the Santa Clara County Schools and some nearby schools by district, and provides the name of the contact person, address, telephone number, equipment, and projected uses for each school in the district. The next section includes addresses and descriptions of eight professional associations; addresses of 13 user groups; information about 18 publications on computers; a list of computer science courses offered at San Jose State University; specifications for computers used in Santa Clara County; local suppliers; and dates of upcoming events. The third section provides brief descriptions of computer managed instruction and computer assisted instruction, a list of five factors to consider in organizing a computer software library, and information about 76 manufacturers of software for educational use. The final section contains reports or facts sheets on three diverse items: the Computer Science Institute at San Jose State University, Sesame Place, and Adventure of the Mind: A Series on Personal Computing produced by Children's Television International, Inc. (CHC)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: San Jose State Univ., CA.