ERIC Number: ED369418
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Experience the Power: Network Technology for Education.
This booklet provides a basic introduction to the application of electronic telecommunications networks to the challenge of meeting the nation's education goals. Topics covered include telecommunications networks; the Internet; the Network Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and network technology, including SPEEDE/ExPRESS (Standardization of Postsecondary Education Electronic Data Exchange/Exchange of Permanent Records Electronically for Students and Schools) and INet (Institutional Communications Network); and related NCES initiatives, including the National Cooperative Education Statistics System, the National Data Resource Center, student and staff data handbooks, and the Course Classification System. Sources for further information are listed. (JLB)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Computer Networks, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Government Role, Information Dissemination, Information Networks, Information Technology, Postsecondary Education, Public Agencies, Technological Advancement, Telecommunications
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.