ERIC Number: ED326185
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Manual on the Use of Computers in Schooling.
New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Technology Applications.
This resource manual is designed to provide educators with timely information on the use of computers and related technology in schools. Section one includes a review of the new Bureau of Technology Applications' goal, functions, and major programs and activities; a description of the Model Schools Program, which has been conceptually derived from the paper "Effective Schooling, Reasoning, and Computer Technology"; and a series of perspectives and initiatives on the use of computers and technology written by staff from both the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Office of School Improvement and Support. A department contact person is named for each department perspective. Section two is a compendium of descriptions of promising technology programs and practices in New York State schools. These descriptions also name contact persons. Section three includes a description of distance learning and profiles of distance learning planning and implementation projects that were funded in 1986-87 and 1987-88 under the Technology Network Ties (TNT)/Distance Learning Grant Program. Section four contains descriptions of National Diffusion Network (NDN) programs which use technology for instructional purposes. Section five is a glossary of words used frequently in these papers and project descriptions. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Technology Applications.
Identifiers - Location: New York