ERIC Number: ED261653
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Oct
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Videotex and Teletext: Teaching and Learning. An International Survey.
Gillies, Donald J.
This report summarizes the results of an international survey on the utilization of videotex and teletext which covered 20 countries, including Canada, Great Britain, France, Holland, Switzerland, the United States, and West Germany. Included are: (1) definitions and a comparison of the two media; (2) the methods used to collect the data (interviews, document studies, and literature searches); (3) secondary literature sources on videotex and teletext, including three computerized data bases--ERIC, Computerindex, and Pascal; (4) international composition and noneducational emphasis of two videotex conferences; (5) general and educational applications of videotex and teletext in Canada, including specific data on government, academic, and private institutions' involvement with the two media; and (6) a summary of international data, including a world total. Effective educational uses for videotex and teletext are briefly discussed and suggestions are made for more educational utilization of these media. Acknowledgements and a list of 27 references complete the paper. (JB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; France; United Kingdom (England); West Germany