ERIC Number: ED407927
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
An Introduction to Internet Resources for K-12 Educators. Part I: Information Resources, Update 1997. ERIC Digest.
Morgan, Nancy A.
The Internet is an international computer network composed of thousands of smaller networks. State and regional education networks and commercial providers have made the vast resources of the Internet increasingly available to administrators, school library media specialists, and classroom teachers. This updated digest lists a selection of no-cost Internet resources of particular interest for K-12 educators. Topics include: guides to Internet resources; lesson plans; keypals and penpals; acceptable use policies; technology plans; Internet projects for the classroom; grant information; federal government information; state education departments; standards-based education; online reference resources; library catalogs; and other resources. (SWC)
Descriptors: Educational Resources, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Grants, Information Networks, Information Sources, Internet, Lesson Plans, Library Catalogs, Listservs, Policy Formation, Reference Services, Standards, State Departments of Education, Student Projects, Technological Advancement, Technology Planning
ERIC Clearinghouse on Information and Technology, 4-194 Center for Science and Technology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244-4100 (free while supply lasts).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Information and Technology, Syracuse, NY.