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ERIC Number: ED380821
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Mar
Pages: 14
Abstractor: N/A
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Cruisin' the Information Superhighway: Using the Internet To Teach English in a Transdisciplinary Context.
Firek, Hilve; Purcell, Steve
This paper presents information on using the Internet (electronic mail, listservs, world wide web sites, and gopher servers) to teach English in a transdisciplinary context by linking subjects thematically. The paper discusses how the Internet allows students to compose for a real reason and for a real audience. It also discusses listservs and presents addresses and brief descriptions of 12 listservs and 14 e-mail based projects, as well as a "netiquette" primer. The paper briefly describes the world wide web and lists 35 web sites. The paper also briefly describes the Gopher information delivery system and lists 11 gopher sites. (RS)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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