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ERIC Number: ED430413
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Dec
Pages: 43
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Uses of Computer Technology in Adult Basic Skills/Literacy Programs: North Carolina Practice and Ideas from Other States.
Massey, Nancy
The report documents some of the uses of computers and computer software in North Carolina adult basic skills and literacy education programs. It includes articles on: the role and activities of the North Carolina Literacy Resource Center; a hosiery industry initiative to provide computer-assisted vocational English-as-a-Second-Language training; programs promoting the computer laboratory as a learning environment for adults; a regional technology consortium; technology resources, including print, organizational, and online resources; software evaluation techniques for consumers; finding software reviews; services provided by voluntary literacy organizations; using laptop computers in creative ways; penetrating the mysteries of the Internet; and sources of technical assistance. (MSE) (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Community Coll. System, Raleigh.; North Carolina Literacy Resource Center, Raleigh.