ERIC Number: ED438808
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
An Introduction to Internet Resources for K-12 Educators. Part II: Question Answering, Electronic Discussion Groups, Newsgroups, Update 2000. ERIC Digest.
Morgan, Nancy A.; Sprague, Carolyn
The Internet is an international computer network composed of thousands of smaller networks. As K-12 schools connect to the Internet, a new method of communication opens up to educators and their students. This ERIC Digest describes some sample services and resources that are available to the K-12 community by electronic mail over the Internet. Question answering services, electronic discussion groups, and Usenet newsgroups are highlighted. Contains a list of 10 references and readings. (Resources and addresses are subject to change.) (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Networks, Educational Resources, Electronic Mail, Elementary Secondary Education, Government Publications, Information Networks, Information Services, Internet
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