ERIC Number: ED413858
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Potlatch. NECC '97: Proceedings of the Annual National Educational Computing Conference (18th, Seattle, Washington, June 30-July 2, 1997).
National Educational Computing Conference.
These conference proceedings report on the current trends, practices, and research in the field of educational technology. Papers and project descriptions are included on the following topics: digital portfolios; United Nations convention for children's rights; virtual communities and classrooms; study strategies; e-mail communication across the world; empowering educators with technology; electronic books; integrating technology into the curriculum; web pages and K-12 education; library media specialists in cyberspace; instructional design; Internet and intranet applications; technology planning; reengineering the education process; C++ for the Advanced Placement exam; exploring women's careers via computer dialogue; creating web page graphics; introducing teachers to the Internet; peer-to-peer relationships on the Internet; students with disabilities; laptop computer use; educational partnerships; technology as a tool for engaging learning; building network infrastructure; CD-ROM recording; leadership, change, and technology; staff development; future of technology in education; robotics; computer-based concept mapping; cooperative learning and technology; evaluating presentation packages; software code reuse; telecommunications projects; virtual practicums for preservice teachers; gender issues in educational technology; software resource management; telementoring; equal access to technology; professional development; electronic publishing; multimedia; wireless infrastructure; virtual field trips; research using the Internet; professional development; distance education; community-based planning; project-based learning; online curriculum development; computer graphics; computer programming languages; student attitudes toward online services; groupware; hypermedia; and presentation technologies. Lists are provided of local conference committee and program committee members; board of directors; society representatives; NECC conference chairs for 1996, 1997, 1998, and 1999; and descriptions of National Educational Computing Association member societies. Contains an author, affiliation, and key word index. (SWC)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Computer Networks, Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Curriculum Development, Distance Education, Educational Cooperation, Educational Technology, Electronic Mail, Electronic Publishing, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Internet, Libraries, Local Area Networks, Multimedia Materials, Online Systems, Sex Differences, Special Needs Students, Student Attitudes, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Education, Technology Planning
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Educational Computing Conference.