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ERIC Number: ED425629
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-May-1
Pages: 16
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Applications of Technology in Rural School Facilities.
Jensen, Dennis
Rural schools often have difficulty in developing and implementing a 21st century, K-12 technology plan. This report describes one rural school district's (Wayne, Nebraska) successful efforts at technology integration. It discusses the efforts of installing 25 networked computers in the local high school, linking buildings with fiber-optic cables, automating the middle school library, and creating a distance education program by upgrading software and hardware to link the schools to the community via the Internet. The report reveals that rural schools can succeed in integrating technology into the curriculum, but it takes a united effort combined with the rural districts' willingness to seek help from regional and state agencies. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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