ERIC Number: ED407936
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Technology Purchasing Forecast, 1996-97.
Quality Education Data, Inc., Denver, CO.
Quality Education Data is an education research firm identifies and tracks the use of technology in education. QED surveyed a selection of all public school districts and schools in the United States about technology trends. This report provides statistics for hardware, software, and network purchases in K-12 schools for 1996-97 as compared to 1995-96. For each area of spending, tables and graphs compare regular versus extraordinary funds, funding sources, decision makers, purchasing calendars, purchasing sources, technical support services, and installed base and plans to purchase. Multimedia computers are also covered. An executive summary and the survey instrument are included. (SWC)
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Computer Software, Computers, Educational Finance, Educational Planning, Educational Research, Educational Technology, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Multimedia Materials, Public Schools, Purchasing, School District Spending, School Statistics, School Surveys, Tables (Data), Technology Integration
Quality Education Data, 1700 Lincoln, Suite 3600, Denver, CO 80203-4536 ($500; 50% discount for educators).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Evaluative; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Quality Education Data, Inc., Denver, CO.
Identifiers - Location: United States