ERIC Number: ED262757
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Article Reprints from "The Computing Teacher" on Software Evaluations.
International Council for Computers in Education, Eugene, OR.
Reprinted from the "The Computing Teacher," this collection of nine articles presents information on computer software selection and evaluation. The articles include: (1) "The DISC Model for Software Evaluation and Support Material Design" (Shelley Yorke Rose and Carol Klenow); (2) "Selecting Computer Software--We Take It Seriously" (Jean Donham); (3) "How Do Teacher and Student Evaluations of CAI Software Compare?" (Barbara Signer); (4) "The Software Selection Process: Some Management Questions" (Anne Batey); (5) "Enrichment Courseware for Middle School Mathematics" (Lois Edwards); (6) "Computers in Science Education" (Richard C. Adams); (7) "Doing Science" (Richard C. Adams); (8) "Statistically Speaking" (Carl Edeburn); and (9) "Bank Street Writer--Does the Tool Define the Process or Vice Versa?" (Randall Boone). Individual articles include a list of approved instructional software for the Iowa City Community School District (Donham); a sample student software questionnaire (Signer); and reviews of sample science education software (Adams). (JB)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Software, Curriculum Development, Evaluation Methods, Instructional Material Evaluation, Instructional Materials, Media Selection, Microcomputers, Science Education
International Council for Computers in Education, University of Oregon, 1787 Agate Street, Eugene, OR 97403.
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Council for Computers in Education, Eugene, OR.