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ERIC Number: ED338216
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 202
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-924667-89-3
The 1990-91 Educational Software Preview Guide.
Best, Anita, Ed.; And Others
Developed to help educators locate microcomputer software programs they may want to preview for students in grades K-12, this guide lists commercially available microcomputer software programs that have been favorably reviewed by members of the Educational Software Evaluation Consortium. Programs are arranged alphabetically by title within curriculum areas: art; business education; computers; electronic periodicals; health; instructional tools (authoring system, classroom management, database, desktop publishing, graphics generator, instructional materials generator, spreadsheet, student study aid, telecommunications, and word processor); keyboarding; language arts; library media skills; mathematics (advanced, algebra, geometry/measurement, number, and statistics); multimedia; music; preschool/early childhood; problem solving/logic; science (biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental education/ecology, general science, physics, space science, and scientific method/lab equipment); social studies; tests and testing; vocational education/industrial arts; and world languages (French, German, and Spanish). Each entry includes the title, publisher, computer type(s), instructional modes, rating, grade levels, price, and a brief annotation. An alphabetical title list includes the publisher of each program. A list of consortium participants and a directory of publishers are also provided. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Software Evaluation Consortium, Menlo Park, CA.; International Society for Technology in Education, Eugene, OR.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: Developed by the Educational Software Evaluation Consortium (Tempe, AZ, March 14-17, 1991). For the 1988-89 edition, see ED 313 011.