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ERIC Number: ED401399
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: 72
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-881530-01-9
ISSN: N/A
Teaching Computer Applications.
Lundgren, Carol A.; And Others
This document, which is designed to provide classroom teachers at all levels with practical ideas for a computer applications course, examines curricular considerations, teaching strategies, delivery techniques, and assessment methods applicable to a course focusing on applications of computers in business. The guide is divided into three sections. Section 1 presents an overview of teaching computer applications. Discussed in section 2 are the following topics related to teaching spreadsheet and database software applications: curriculum considerations; evolution of spreadsheet software, evolution of database software; teaching materials and software; technology for teaching; teaching environments, strategies, and evaluation; and evaluation of performance. Section 3 covers the following topics within the context of teaching word processing and desktop publishing: technological influences and the curriculum; teaching strategies and delivery; delivery techniques; and testing and evaluation. Contains 24 figures and 19 references. (MN)
Delta Pi Epsilon, Inc., P.O. Box 4340, Little Rock, AR 72214 ($12).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Delta Pi Epsilon Society, Little Rock, AR.