ERIC Number: ED345715
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Feb
Computer Applications in Education: The Best of ERIC 1990.
This collection provides an overview of literature entered into the ERIC database in 1990 on computer applications in elementary and secondary education, adult education, and special education. The first of four sections contains a list of overview documents on computer assisted instruction. Focusing on special applications, the second section lists documents on artificial intelligence, cognitive processes and thinking skills, computer literacy, computer networks (including distance education and telecommunications), computer equity, counseling and guidance, interactive video, keyboarding, the Logo programming language, management/administration, research, software, and tests and testing. References to documents for various subject area applications are listed in the third section under the headings of Business, English as a Second Language and Foreign Languages, Fine Arts, Language Arts, Mathematics, Physical Education, Programming, Reading, Science, Social Studies, Vocational Education, and Writing. The fourth section contains references to documents on special populations grouped into the following categories: adult education, disabled learners and learning disabilities, disadvantaged, gifted, and preschool education. Each entry includes the title and author of the document, information on price and availability, the publication type, major ERIC descriptors, and an abstract. An alphabetical index of authors and information on ordering ERIC documents are included. (DB)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Adult Education, Annotated Bibliographies, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Assisted Testing, Computer Literacy, Computer Networks, Computer Software, Computer Software Evaluation, Computer Uses in Education, Counseling Services, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Ethics, Gifted, Interactive Video, Keyboarding (Data Entry), Media Research, Microcomputers, Preschool Education, Thinking Skills
Information Resources Publications, 030 Huntington Hall, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244-2340 (IR-92, $10.00 plus $2.00 shipping and handling).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, Syracuse, NY.
Note: For the 1989 report, see ED 341 386.