ERIC Number: ED382173
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
The Magic of Technology. NECC 1993: Proceedings of the Annual National Educational Computing Conference (14th, Orlando, Florida, June 27-30, 1993).
Brubaker, Thomas, A., Ed.; And Others
These conference proceedings address the capabilities of technology in education. Papers and summaries of presentations are provided on the following topics: programs for special needs students; virtual realities; funding opportunities; videodiscs; future programs and perspectives; telecomputing; computer networks in the classroom; human infrastructures and interfaces; creating schedules with artificial intelligence; a management information system; a classroom instructional technology center; teacher training; student response journals; teachers and telecommunications; interactive electronic learning; integrating multimedia applications; exploring native cultures; implementation strategies; multimedia lesson planning tools; multimedia and hypermedia projects; electronic mail; global learning; local area networks; gender-free perspectives; for-profit schools; computer simulation of laboratory instruments; connecting students and the community; multimedia for bilingual children; technology leadership in school library media specialists and school administrators; electronic versus print textbooks; distance education; online systems selection; empowering students; computer literacy; information needs; musical and artistic applications; teaching and learning with technology in the classroom; research and development; international perspectives; rights and responsibilities for electronic learners; environmental awareness; critical thinking; collaborative learning; desktop publishing; restructuring; and improving student performance. In addition, the NECC '93 committees and the NECA Board of Directors and Committee are listed. Subject and presenter indexes are also included. (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Literacy, Computer Networks, Computer Uses in Education, Distance Education, Educational Technology, Electronic Mail, Elementary Secondary Education, Global Education, Hypermedia, Laboratory Equipment, Learning Resources Centers, Local Area Networks, Management Information Systems, Multimedia Materials, Special Needs Students, Student Projects, Teacher Education, Telecommunications, Thinking Skills
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Educational Computing Conference.
Note: For 1992 proceedings, see ED 356 754.