ERIC Number: ED250525
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Microcomputers in Home Economics.
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Curriculum Center.
This document is an information guide for teachers that introduces computers into vocational home economics education classes. The first part points out implications of microcomputers for home economics classes, while the second part provides information on selecting, using, and maintaining computer hardware. The final section describes procedures for selecting, using, and storing microcomputer software. Topics covered in this section include computer-assisted and computer-managed instruction and using computers with special needs students. A glossary and references are included in the guide. Appendixes to the guide consist of software evaluation forms. (KC)
Descriptors: Citations (References), Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Managed Instruction, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Software, Computers, Definitions, Exceptional Persons, Home Economics, Microcomputers, Occupational Home Economics, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Secondary Education
Home Economics Curriculum Center, Texas Tech University, Box 4067, Lubbock, TX 79409-4067.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Curriculum Center.