ERIC Number: ED274338
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Jun
NECC '86: Proceedings of the National Educational Computing Conference (7th, San Diego, California, June 4-6, 1986).
Ryan, William C., Ed.
The l50 papers and 28 panel discussion reports in this collection focus on innovations, trends, and research in the use of computers in a variety of educational settings. Topics discussed include: computer centers and laboratories; use of computer at various levels from K-12 through the university, including inservice teacher training; use of computers in specific subject areas, e.g., writing, mathematics, science, humanities, history, social science, language/fine arts, composition, and design; computer software, programing languages, and student feedback; the state of California computer program; industrial training and business education; computer science education; computers in special areas, e.g., special education, technology, vocational education, and music; computer literacy; ways of using computers for teaching, including word processing, tutoring, and computer assisted instruction; ways of using computers to teach problem-solving and high-level thinking skills; computer uses at home and in school; use of videodisc and interactive video; findings of a national survey on computer use in schools; authoring systems and legal issues in software development; curriculum database development; computers and educational ethics, equity, political, and socioeconomic issues; marketing user services; teacher certification requirements; computer education graduate degree programs; hard copy and online resources for educators; and policy guidelines for planning, implementing, and evaluating computer programs. (DJR)
Descriptors: Authoring Aids (Programing), Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Literacy, Computer Science Education, Critical Thinking, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Intellectual Disciplines, Microcomputers, Programing Languages, School Surveys, Special Education, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods, Videodisks, Vocational Education
International Council on Computers in Education, University of Oregon, 1787 Agate Street, Eugene, OR 97403-1923.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
Authoring Institution: N/A