ERIC Number: ED403868
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The Teacher's Complete & Easy Guide to the Internet.
Heide, Ann; Stilborne, Linda
This book explains how to use the Internet and provides practical tips and project ideas that will help teachers turn the Internet into a useful tool for the classroom. The introduction presents 10 approaches that teachers and students can use to avoid common pitfalls. Project ideas are included for all grade levels and for varying levels of connectivity. Also, technical points that are not essential, yet are useful to know about are included. Eight chapters comprise the book: (1) The Role of the Internet in Today's Classroom; (2) Getting Connected; (3) Bringing the Internet into the Classroom; (4) Communicating over the Internet; (5) Exploring the World Wide Web; (6) Gophers; (7) Additional Internet Tools; and (8) Bringing the Internet into Schools. Appendices include a sample acceptable use policy and a list of selected useful links to curriculum resources on the Internet. A glossary and index are also included. (Contains 29 references.) (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Mediated Communication, Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Fair Use (Copyrights), Guidelines, Information Networks, Instructional Innovation, Internet, Teaching Methods, Technology Integration, World Wide Web
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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