ERIC Number: ED393006
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Making Sense of Technology Terminology for Adult Literacy. A Glossary and Annotated Bibliography. Practice Guide.
Donohoe, Alycia; And Others
This technology glossary was developed to aid new users of technology as well as those beginning to become familiar with computers. It contains 230 definitions written in concise lay terms intended to help words become meaningful and alive for the user. The glossary defines terms as appropriate to IBM-type and Macintosh computer programs. A bibliography lists 11 references on which the glossary is based. The final section is an annotated bibliography of adult literacy and technology resources that describes 34 books, pamphlets, guides, lists, and journal articles that provide information on technology for adult literacy. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Citations (References), Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Definitions, Educational Technology, Literacy Education, Microcomputers
National Center on Adult Literacy, University of Pennsylvania, Publications, 3910 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3111 (order no. PG95-01).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Center on Adult Literacy, Philadelphia, PA.