ERIC Number: ED307114
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Information Technology and Science Education. 1988 AETS Yearbook.
Ellis, James D., Ed.
Designed to assist science educators in improving preservice/inservice teacher education, this yearbook contains resources and ideas addressing the integration of recent research into a format suitable for practitioners and students. Topics of the papers included in this volume are: (1) applications of microcomputers in science teaching; (2) telecommunications; (3) optical storage systems; (4) computer based learning; (5) the status of hardware and software; (6) a review of research; (7) philosophical and psychological positions; (8) technology in elementary and health education; (9) cooperative learning; (10) the "Voyage of the Mimi" project; (11) implementation theory; (12) staff development; and (13) teacher preparation using technology. A number of specific projects are described in individual papers. Over 300 references are included. (CW)
Descriptors: College Science, Computer Uses in Education, Continuing Education, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Instructional Improvement, Laboratory Equipment, Literature Reviews, Microcomputers, Models, Preservice Teacher Education, Science Education, Science Teachers, Secondary School Science, Staff Development, Teaching Methods, Theory Practice Relationship, Videodisks
SMEAC Information Reference Center (SMEAC/IRC), The Ohio State University, 1200 Chambers, Rd., 3rd Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43212 ($12.50).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Biological Sciences Curriculum Study, Colorado Springs.; Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Association for the Education of Teachers in Science.; ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH.